Electrical Engineer I

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Date: Sep 7, 2023

Location: Waukesha, WI, US, 53072

Company: Evoqua

About Evoqua Water Technologies

We are excited to announce that Evoqua has now joined Xylem. By uniting our complementary approaches, products, and expertise, we enable our customers to dramatically improve the way water and wastewater is used, managed, conserved, re-used, and returned to nature. Together, we bring uniquely powerful capabilities to solving the world's greatest water challenges. 

At every level, our global team is committed to access, equity, inclusion, and diversity. Our goal is for all our colleagues to be involved, respected, valued, connected, and free to bring their authentic selves and ideas. If you are excited and passionate about solving water, we want to hear from you.

Our more than 22,000 diverse employees are helping communities in more than 150 countries become water-secure. Apply today and Let's Solve Water.

At Evoqua, we are committed to fostering and maintaining an inclusive and diverse workplace where employees can be their authentic selves.  If this position interests you and you possess the minimum qualifications, we encourage you to apply as you could be the right fit for this or other roles we are looking to fill. Evoqua encourages all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications/requirements for the position to apply.

Position Summary

Entry Level Electrical Engineer supporting panel and control system design.

What we can offer you

Our Total Rewards Program goes far beyond base compensation by providing a more fulfilling work experience and offering a competitive benefits program, including:

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance 
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Fertility benefits, adoption assistance, parental leave, and pet insurance 
  • Generous retirement savings and profit-sharing plan
  • Employee wellness program

Core Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Work closely with the assigned Project Manager and Project Engineer in the creation and customization of water/wastewater products and systems.
  • Ensure all engineering and design tasks are completed on time and on budget while upholding the highest quality along with meeting Customer technical requirements.
  • Conduct factory testing of controls and automation systems, occasional travel to customer locations for field testing, troubleshoot systems remotely working with field engineers and other electrical engineers.
  • Design controls and automation systems, including electrical design of motor control panels, PLC and instrument panels, while applying knowledge of NEC, UL and CE standards
  • Write PLC and HMI programs using Allen Bradley, Siemens, Modicon and GE PLC and touch screens , and configure communication protocols for PLC, including Ethernet IP, ControlNet, DeviceNet, Profibus and Modbus
  • Write control narratives for controls and automation systems
  • Interface with outside vendors for component selection, manufacturing and assembly
  • Communicate with the Project Engineer, Applications Engineer and Project Manager on technical decisions and project deliverables
  • Support the Sales & Marketing department by preparing material cost and labor estimates for use in proposals to Customers

Position Requirements

  • BS in Engineering
  • Experience in AutoCAD and/or AutoCAD Electrical strongly preferred
  • Experience in electrical, panel design, process control, programming (PLC, HMI, SCADA) and the ability to make design decisions preferred
  • Effective communication skills (both written and oral), and interpersonal skills with a passion for providing a high level of internal/external customer service and satisfaction
  • Highly organized with prioritization and time management skills, and capable of working on multiple projects at once
  • PC literate, including Microsoft Office software
  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • 0-3 yrs. of experience

Additional Details




Evoqua Water Technologies prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Evoqua Water Technologies takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee