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At IEM, we pride ourselves in setting and raising the bar for innovation in the electrical distribution industry. From advanced engineering and technologies, to our parallel manufacturing process, quality control practices and experienced management, IEM is making a difference and so can you.

Our success depends on cultivating the diversity and skills that our employees bring to our business. We offer challenging projects, collaboration with smart people and an inventive culture. IEM employees appreciate working in an autonomous environment that fosters creativity and individual growth.

We’re looking for talented individuals who consistently go the extra mile for a project, client and colleague, people who are committed to continuous professional growth.


To apply for a career opportunity with IEM, send a cover letter and your resume to careers@iemfg.com and include the title of the position(s) you are applying for in the subject line. Please submit these documents as attachments in Word, Excel or Adobe PDF formats. Do not provide hyperlinks to websites for download. Compensation is commensurate with experience.

 

Available Positions:


SWITCHGEAR & CONTROLS DESIGN ENGINEER - JACKSONVILLE, FL

Essential Functions:

  • Create drawings and bills of materials from which IEM will build custom electrical switchgear/switchboards (control systems involving PLC’s, intelligent controllers and protective relays will be implemented within designs)
  • Write detailed Sequences of Operation on certain projects with automation components
  • Complete programming assignments of automation components, protective devices, or other electrical equipment
  • Travel to customer sites occasionally for commissioning, troubleshooting or evaluation purposes as well as travel for job training, project testing or other project related business (should not exceed 30%). Will relocate domestically for this position.

 

Education and Experience:

  • A BSEE or equivalent and a minimum of 3 years working in a power and/or control (PLC system) related field is a must,
  • Including an understanding of basic electrical and control system principles and a familiarity with reading electrical schematics, three-line diagrams and control/communications diagrams.
  • Previous hands-on field experience.
  • Willingness to travel and a familiarity with Microsoft Office products is also required.
  • AutoCAD experience.
  • Knowledge of IEEE/ANSI C37.20 and UL891/1558 design guidelines and NFPA70E are desirable.
  • A positive attitude, attention to detail, pride in workmanship and working well within a team are traits that would describe a successful engineer in our field.  

 


FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER / TECHNICIAN - JACKSONVILLE, FL

Essential Functions:

  • Commissioning, troubleshooting, analyzing/identifying causes of mis-operation, performing site training and repairing instruments/products at customer’s location.
  • Writing of detailed test procedures and field service trip reports is also an essential function. 
  • This position also includes performing in-house functional testing of IEMPS products prior to shipment.

 

Education and Experience:

  • AS degree or equivalent and a minimum 2 years of experience in the field working with complex electrical equipment
  • Ability to make changes to HMI screen & PLC ladder logic programming is highly desirable. 
  • A willingness to travel (up to 50%), being a team player, having strong communication skills and an ability to work independently without supervision are a must. Will relocate to Jacksonville, FL.
  • Testing electrical equipment or instrumentation using several types of test equipment including Hi-Pot, Meggar, 3 Phase Relay Test Equipment, milliamp simulators and multimeters is strongly preferred 
  • It is a plus if you have experience with multiple/paralleling generator control system start-ups utilizing multi-function protection relays (Basler, GE or Schweitzer) and multi-function engine controllers (Woodward & ComAp).  Must be willing to work evenings and weekends.

 


ASSEMBLY TECHNICIAN - JACKSONVILLE, FL

Purpose of Position:

Complete the assembly of large and complex electrical equipment, including bus bar, and electrical components. Mechanically inclined with the ability to use hand tools and tape measure. Working well with others, following instructions, and being capable of lifting 50 lbs. TRAINING PROVIDED.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Read, interpret and follow basic diagrams, engineering drawings, specifications, bills of materials, and other instructions or procedures to accurately assemble materials and equipment.
  • Use multiple measuring devices such as scales, feeler gauges, rulers, micrometers, calipers tee square, machinist square and tape measure to accurately and precisely perform work.   
  • Punch, jig or perform layout of enclosure doors or enclosures.
  • Fabricate and install bus bar sections per drawings or instructions.
  • Install and/or modify various metallic or non-metallic items and components.
  • Perform touch-up painting as directed
  • Comply with all safety, quality and work rules, guidelines and regulations.
  • Set up, operate and maintain production tools and equipment.
  • Keep the supervisor informed of problems, progress and suggestions in a timely manner.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment at all times.
  • Identify opportunities that provide cost effective alternative methods to process and materials.
  • Keep red-lines and markups of any drawing changes required during manufacturing and turn in to supervisor upon their request.
  • Perform other duties which may be required by supervisor.

 

Competencies:

  • Technical Capability
  • Skilled with Hand and Power Tools
  • Problem Solve/Analysis
  • Learning Orientation
  • Teamwork Orientation
  • Time Management
  • Attention to detail and Thoroughness

 

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • At least 1 years of experience in a metal fabrication shop using mechanical equipment.
  • Welding experience is a plus.

 

Physical Demands:

  • Activities: Sitting – 10%; Walking/Standing – 90%
  • Lifting: Frequently lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Bending: Must be able to bend, squat, crawl and climb.
  • Vision: Long periods of close work on small fonts and fine print on drawings and ability to see small or detailed items.

 

Mental Demands:

Interpret, analyze, research and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

 

Environmental Demands:

Shop/warehouse.  Not climate controlled.  Exposure to excessive heat and cold, wet/humid conditions, noise/vibration, hazards, dust and fumes. 

 


WIRING TECHNICIAN - JACKSONVILLE, FL

Purpose of Position:

This position is responsible for performing all wiring and related functions to manufacturing high quality electrical equipment.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Read and interpret wiring diagrams, process sheets and schematic drawings.
  • Complete assembly and wiring of electrical components per drawings.
  • Use wire termination and component layout tools including but not limited to strippers, wire cutters, wire crimpers, screwdrivers, tee square, machinist square, tape measure, wrenches and pliers.
  • Follow company established practices for wire termination, routing, bundles, wire harnesses and wire numbers.
  • Wire complete panels per drawings including back panels and wiring between devices/ components.
  • Operate computer terminal and wire labeling equipment.
  • Keep work area clean and organized.
  • Keep the supervisor informed of problems, progress and suggestions in a timely manner.
  • Adhere to established safety guidelines.
  • Independently inspect own work for in process defects to ensure error-free products.
  • Mount devices to back panels and enclosures using a variety of methods including drilling and tapping.
  • Identify opportunities that provide cost effective alternative methods to process and materials.
  • Keep red-lines of any drawing changes required during manufacturing and turn in to supervisor upon their request.
  • Perform other duties which may be required by supervisor.

 

Supervision of Personnel:

None

 

Competencies:

  • Technical Mechanical Capability
  • Proper use of hand and Power Tools
  • Problem Solve/Analysis
  • Learning Orientation
  • Teamwork Orientation
  • Time Management
  • Attention to Detail and Thoroughness

 

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • At least 1 years of experience with electrical wiring.

 

Physical Demands:

  • Activities: Sitting – 5%; Walking/Standing – 95%
  • Lifting: Frequently lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Bending: Must be able to bend, squat, crawl and climb.
  • Vision: Long periods of close work on small fonts and fine print on drawings and ability to see small or detailed items.

 

Mental Demands:

Interpret, analyze, research and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

 

Environmental Demands:

Shop/warehouse.  Not climate controlled.  Exposure to excessive heat and cold, wet/humid conditions, noise/vibration, hazards, dust and fumes. 

 


METAL FABRICATOR - JACKSONVILLE, FL

Purpose of Position:

This position is responsible for fabricating sheet metal and bus bar products according to drawing specifications and perform functions related to manufacturing high quality electrical equipment.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Read, interpret and follow basic diagrams, engineering drawings, specifications, bills of materials, and other instructions or procedures to accurately fabricate materials and equipment.
  • Set up and operate fabricating machines, such as press brakes, rolls, punch press, shears, cutters, grinders, and drill presses, to bend, cut, form, punch, drill, or otherwise form and assemble metal components.
  • Use multiple measuring devices such as scales, feeler gauges, rulers, micrometers, calipers tee square, machinist square and tape measure to accurately and precisely perform work.   
  • Fabricate, modify and/or install various metallic or non-metallic items and components.
  • Perform metal corrections and touch-up painting as directed.
  • Comply with all safety, quality and work rules, guidelines and regulations.
  • Set up, operate and maintain production tools and equipment.
  • Keep the supervisor informed of problems, progress and suggestions in a timely manner.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment at all times.
  • Identify opportunities that provide cost effective alternative methods to process and materials.
  • Keep red-lines and mark ups of any drawing changes required during manufacturing and turn in to supervisor upon their request.
  • Perform other duties which may be required by supervisor.

 

Supervision of Personnel:

None

 

Competencies:

  • Technical Capability
  • Skilled with Hand and Power Tools
  • Problem Solve/Analysis
  • Learning Orientation
  • Teamwork Orientation
  • Time Management
  • Attention to detail and Thoroughness

 

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • At least 1 years of experience in a metal fabrication shop using mechanical equipment.
  • Welding experience is a plus

 

Physical Demands:

  • Activities: Sitting – 10%; Walking/Standing – 90%
  • Lifting: Frequently lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Bending: Must be able to bend, squat, crawl and climb.
  • Vision: Long periods of close work on small fonts and fine print on drawings and ability to see small or detailed items.

 

Mental Demands:

Interpret, analyze, research and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

 

Environmental Demands:

Shop/warehouse.  Not climate controlled.  Exposure to excessive heat and cold, wet/humid conditions, noise/vibration, hazards, dust and fumes

 


ENTRY-LEVEL PRODUCTION WORKER – FREMONT, CA

Low-Voltage and Medium-Voltage Assemblers - 1st Shift 6AM - 2:30PM

Requirements: Requirements: Complete the assembly of large and complex electrical equipment, including bus bar and electrical components. Mechanically inclined with the ability to use hand tools and tape measure. Working well with others, following instructions, and being capable of lifting 50 lbs. TRAINING PROVIDED

 

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Experience in a metal fabrication shop using mechanical equipment is a plus.
  • Welding experience is a plus.

 

Physical Demands:

  • Sitting - 10%; Walking/Standing - 90%
  • Frequently lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to bend, squat, crawl and climb.
  • Long periods of close work on small fonts and fine print on drawings and ability to see small or detailed items.

 

Mental Demands:

Interpret, analyze, research and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

 

Environmental Demands:

Shop/warehouse. Not climate controlled. Exposure to excessive heat and cold, wet/humid conditions, noise/vibration, hazards, dust and fumes.

 


METAL FABRICATOR (2ND SHIFT) - FREMONT, CA

Essential Functions:

Fabricates and assembles sheet metal products according to drawing specifications. Locates and marks bending and cutting lines onto work piece. Sets up and operates fabricating machines, such as brakes, rolls, shears, and drill presses. Working well with others, following instructions, and being capable of lifting 50 lbs. also required.

 

Shift Available:

Evening Shift: 2:30pm - 11:00pm

 

Education and Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED Required
  • Experience in metal fabrication shop using mechanical equipment is a plus
  • Welding experience is a plus

 

Physical demands:

  • Activities: Sitting - 10%; Walking/Standing - 90%
  • Lifting: Frequently lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Bending: Must be able to bend, squat, crawl and climb.
  • Vision: Long periods of close work on small fonts and fine print on drawings and ability to see small or detailed items.

 

Mental Demands:

Interpret, analyze, research and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

 

Environmental Demands:

Shop/warehouse. Not climate controlled. Exposure to excessive heat and cold, humid conditions, noise/vibration, hazards, dust and fumes.