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Electrical AutoCAD Automation Designer

Department: ENG - Proj Engineering
Location: Schaumburg, IL

Novaspect, Inc, an Emerson Local Business Partner and global leader of process systems and solutions, is currently offering an opportunity for an Electrical Automation Designer to join our fast paced, customer orientated team in our Schaumburg, IL location. The successful candidate will assist our Engineering and Sales teams in the development and delivery of process control solutions for our industrial customers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Providing automation system design including power distribution, equipment specification, instrumentation, and control panel design.
  • Providing control system electrical design and documentation for system power, communication network, I/O systems and loop sheets.
  • Providing management of onsite control project installation and startup activities including construction supervision and supplier coordination.
  • Understanding and enhancing AutoCAD software tools for design and drafting automation.
  • Developing and maintaining department drawing and design standards.

Competencies and Other Requirements:

  • Manage small projects independently to completion.
  • Meet project team commitments and deadlines.
  • Work independently and as part of customer project team.
  • Provide excellent oral and written communications.
  • Troubleshoot electrical equipment.
  • Travel to customer facilities and other Novaspect locations up to 15% of the time.


  • A.A.S. Degree Electrical Technology or related electrical field (or equivalent field electrical experience)
  • AutoCAD, AutoCAD Electrical, and/or MicroStation experience desired
  • 3-5 years of electrical controls experience desired
  • Microsoft Office, Database software, and VBA experience preferred

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Ability to work extended hours on a computer
  • Ability to work in a loud industrial environment

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