Project Engineer - Automation Solutions

McNaughton-McKay, 6719 Amsterdam Way, Wilmington, North Carolina, United States of America Req #227
Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Title:              Project Engineer – Automation Solutions

Department: Engineered Solutions

General Summary:

This person is responsible for the design and coordination of assigned Engineered Solutions projects and products. This individual will collaborate with the Automation and Solutions Specialists and Sales teams, to design, quote, and execute successful projects that meet or exceed our customers’ expectations.

Key Responsibilities:

1.Develops and maintains positive relationships with new/existing project delivery partners and key suppliers.

2.Collaborates with internal resources to deliver projects that meet or exceed customer expectations.

3.Completes engineering projects by organizing and controlling all elements of a project.

4.Works closely with other departments in order to vet prospective projects.

5.Utilizes familiarity with rules, regulations, best practices, and performance standards to monitor compliance to accepted standards and methodologies including UL508A, NEC, NFPA70E, CSA, etc.

6.Works with multiple discipline projects.

7.Contributes to the development, implementation, and continuous improvement of quality project management and engineering standards and practices.

8.Assists Account Managers with the identification, design, proposal generation, costing, and delivery of solutions.

9.Acts as the Project Manager for assigned projects managing any deviations or issues regarding design, schedule, or quality.

10.Mentors Associate Project Engineers.


1.Bachelor’s degree in Engineering preferred or 5+ years of equivalent industry related experience will be considered in lieu of Bachelor’s degree.

2.Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

3.Ability to assist in sales pursuits and strategies.

4.Ability to organize and prioritize multiple tasks with minimal supervision (time-management skills).

5.Ability to independently obtain objectives and be self-directed.

6.Ability to develop and lead technical personnel.

7.Knowledge of Microsoft Office products.

8.Knowledge of design and visualization software such as SolidWorks, EPlan, and AutoCAD.

Reporting Relationships:

Reports To:       Regional Solutions Supervisor

Direct Reports: None

EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer

The above statements are intended to describe the essential functions and related requirements of persons assigned to this job. They are not intended as an exhaustive list of all job duties, responsibilities and requirements.

Other details

  • Job Function Engineer
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Industry Distribution
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
  • McNaughton-McKay, 6719 Amsterdam Way, Wilmington, North Carolina, United States of America