Job Name:
Electrical/Controls Engineer I/II/III

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Location: Goodyear, AZ
Andersen Corporation
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Description & Requirements

Imagine working for America’s premier window and door manufacturer in a new state-of-the-art advanced manufacturing and distribution campus. The 500,000 Sq ft. climate-controlled facility in Goodyear, AZ will be an amazing place with smart factory technology, warm, welcoming and fun work environment, privacy rooms for new mothers, prayer / meditation rooms along with an outstanding benefit and compensation plan. This combined with the Andersen history and culture creates an outstanding opportunity for you to join a great organization!

Andersen is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Electrical/Controls Engineer I/II/III


Focus is on coordinating and leading all or most activities on comprehensive and technically challenging projects/assignments. Demonstrates originality in technical work

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Primary site owner of shop floor operational technology systems including IOT devices, equipment controls and networking
  • Provide control system support to production lines including automated, semi-automated and manual processes
  • Assist maintenance technicians with controls and electrical systems troubleshooting as necessary
  • Utilize problem solving skills to determine and address root cause as needed
  • Lead and implement machine program modifications as required for safety, quality or operational and reliability improvements
  • Maintain accurate electrical and controls documentation
  • Collaborate with site engineers and other technical personnel to execute strategic projects
  • Partner with third party equipment and controls suppliers to support day-to-day operations and execute project work
  • Follow company procedures and specifications
  • Occasional after-hours phone support


Qualifications - External

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science – Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum 5 years engineering experience, preferably in programmable automation
  • Experience with basic electrical components such as sensors, motors, indicators, circuit protection, etc.
  • Experience with Allen-Bradley PLCs (ControlLogix, CompactLogix), motion (Kinetix), drives (PowerFlex) and visualization/operator interfaces (PanelView, FactoryTalk View Studio, ThinClient/ThinManager)
  • Experience with Rockwell Automation RsLogix and Studio programming software
  • Experience reading electrical schematics
  • Knowledge or experience with AutoCAD or Mechanical Desktop
  • Self-motivated and able to learn quickly
  • Shows an understanding of engineering and scientific methodologies and their successful application at an intermediate level of technical application.
  • Understands and applies methodologies associated with project planning
  • Communicates with vendors (i.e. to coordinate quotes, prototypes and production plans)
  • Demonstrates ability to effectively apply acquired knowledge, skills and abilities to a variety of assignments within a moderate range of technical difficulty
  • Good oral and written communication skills

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Experience with Ethernet networks
  • Experience with robotics (preferably Fanuc)
  • Experience working in discrete manufacturing environments
  • Knowledge of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)
  • Knowledge of UL508A industrial control panels & NFPA79


“Be Orange. Be You.”  Is how we express our belief that by embracing our differences, and empowering you, we’ll be a stronger team able to accomplish what otherwise wouldn’t be possible. This Orange spirit has helped us become the #1 innovative window and door brand* and the one homeowners love the most.** It’s also why we’re committed to supporting you to approach each day with a bright outlook.

Benefits include, and are not limited to:

Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance

Health Savings Account contributions

Paid holidays plus PTO

401(k) plan & contributions

Professional development and tuition reimbursement opportunities

Charity contributions

Nationwide career opportunities

We look forward to seeing how your unique skills, background and experiences will inspire our team and help us continue to be the leader we are today.

* 2020 Andersen brand surveys of U.S. contractors, builders & architects

** 2020 Andersen Brand Survey of U.S. homeowners

Profit Sharing

During 2022, each eligible Andersen employee will receive $1,000 for each full fiscal quarter they are actively employed and fully vaccinated against COVID-19. An eligible employee hired during a quarter will receive a prorated payment based on the number of days employed during the quarter. Those eligible include fully-vaccinated regular full-time and part-time employees (at least 20 hours per week) who are not subject to a collective bargaining agreement. These and other terms and conditions of Andersen’s 2022 Profit Sharing Plan, including the definition of full vaccination against COVID-19, are subject to change or termination without notice.