Electrical Automation Engineer

Electrical Automation Engineer

Pacproinc designs and manufactures food packaging and processing equipment. Over the years, our company has distinguished itself as a trusted partner and leader among the key players in the food packaging industry. Our ability to provide a full range of well-designed, proven solutions tailored to our customer’s needs along with 24/7 service sets us apart. Pacproinc continually finds innovative ways to reduce labor costs, increase production and add value to our end users’ products.

Pacproinc offers many interesting career opportunities, all of which encourage growth and development and contribute to the success of the company. The development and promotion of talent is a high priority at Pacpro.

Pacproinc has a great opportunity for an Electrical Engineer to join our Team!

The Electrical Automation Engineer will lead the design, development, and testing of electrical control systems for food packaging equipment and machinery. This engineer is responsible for the electrical design, PLC and Motion Control programming, testing, and debugging of equipment prior to shipment.


  • PLC and Motion Control programming, testing, and debugging experience.
  • Motion Control devices including A/B, Danaher, Copley stepper/servo motors and drives.
  • Electrical design and layout experience including power distribution, I/O devices, sensors, etc.
  • Understanding of domestic and international electrical codes. (NEC, NFPA79, IEC60204-1)
  • Understanding of mechanics and basic mechanical skills.
  • Hands on troubleshooting skills.
  • Support of new or problem installations.
  • Provide Tier 3 Technical Support for the service department.
  • ERP, CAD and MS Office familiarity.
  • Willingness to travel domestically and some internationally-up to 25%. (15% overnight, 10%local).
  • Understands and maintains proper engineering procedures and is able to maintain complete and accurate engineering documentation of all projects. (scope of work, meeting notes, customer correspondence, etc.).
  • Must have excellent communication skills and the ability to work with customers, vendors, other engineers, machinists, assemblers, wiremen, technicians and supervisors.
  • Ability to summarize information and communicate effectively with customers/vendors via email, phone calls and face-to-face visits.
  • Willingness and ability to identify opportunities for improvement and make suggestions for change.


  • BSEE or comparable technical degree in electrical, automation, or controls engineering.
  • Electrical cabinet design and electrical component selection.
  • PLC and Motion Control programming of equipment.
  • Test/de-bug machines prior to shipment.
  • Complete final commissioning checklist for machines.
  • Assist Service Team with remote troubleshooting support.
  • Assist Materials Team with electrical component questions/support.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

If this excites you, then Pacproinc is where you’ll want to continue your career. Submit your most recent resume.

Pacproinc is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EOE/M/F/Vets/Disabled) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Souderton, PA 18964: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Application Question(s):

  • Will you require visa sponsorship now or in the future?

Work Location: One location