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Manufacturing Engineer Technician

Requisition ID:  16316
Job Location(s): 

Loves Park, US, 61111

Job Description

Danfoss in Loves Park, IL is searching for a Manufacturing Engineer Technician to join their team.The role will provide total manufacturing support to a highly automated production line located in Loves Park.  The support will concentrate around troubleshooting, repair and maintaining an electronic automated manufacturing assembly line.  The role can also participate in assisting other production lines within the facility.   

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide technical support for the production manufacturing equipment
  • Performs preventative maintenance inspections, calibration, and routine Maintenance
  • Enters maintenance, preventative maintenance records, and part usage in a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS)
  • Debug and troubleshoot Siemens PLC ladder logic
  • Ensures uptime of Potting Equipment
  • Monitors automated equipment throughout production run to ensure operation is within specified process parameters.
  • Reads schematics, electrical drawings, or engineering instructions to assist installation, troubleshooting, and repair of process equipment.
  • Repairs or replaces electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic components as necessary.
  • Works on assigned machinery rebuild projects as necessary.
  • Knowledge of OSHA requirements to include Electrical Safety, machine Guarding, and lockout tag out procedures.
  • Recommend, purchase, and install equipment and/or supplies
  • Supervise contractors, as required
  • Follow and (Support) company policies/procedures
  • Participate in project teams, as required
  • Participate in Root Cause Problem Solving/Continuous Improvement tasks

Background & Skills

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) is required
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, manufacturing or electrical related field is preferred
  • 3-5 years’ experience in production maintenance or related technical position
  • Experience with robotic systems, programmable logic controls, potting/dispensing automation, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, belt and chain conveyor systems
  • Preferred systems: Siemens PLC, Kuka/Festo Robotics
  • Strong knowledge of electrical systems.
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical systems
  • Proficient in computer use and Microsoft Office
  • Able to function well in a team or group environment
  • Self-starter with the ability to multi-task
  • Welding, Fabrication, and strong use of hand tools

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.


Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.


Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com


Nearest Major Market: Rockford