Alliance Automation
1100 John Brown Rd.
Van Wert, OH 45891



POSITION OVERVIEW: Perform panel build, field wiring, and debug related to building special machinery for the food, commercial, industrial, and automation industries.


  • Do work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical theory and principles, statutory codes, properties of materials and principles of operations of electrical equipment. Starts up and shuts down equipment in accordance with company safety procedures for machine activation and shutdown and in line with OSHA requirements.
  • Analyze circuits, wiring diagrams, and drawings supplied by electrical engineers
  • Implement electrical panel build and machine wiring per supplied engineering drawings
  • Implement custom machine start-up, troubleshooting, and debugging related to the build process
  • Service existing equipment and/or perform warranty work related to electronic equipment by checking, testing, and replacing faulty components, circuits, printed circuit boards, and similar electronic devices
  • Determine the need for, analyzes, and makes necessary running adjustments, repairs, or modifications to engineering drawing to satisfy the requirements of custom machinery build
  • Notify supervisor of potentially dangerous electrical equipment noted and corrective action taken
  • Pneumatic panel build per supplied engineering drawings
  • Pneumatic plumbing of valves and cylinders per supplied engineering drawings


  • 5 plus year’s experience required
  • Vocational school or junior technical college training in the related industry
  • Satisfactory completion of formal apprenticeship training program or tenured experience in the related industry
  • Ability to climb in overhead structures, to work beneath machines, and in close quarters performing noted tasks related to machinery build and repair work.
  • Meets company’s substance abuse testing requirements; as a safety-sensitive person, may be subject to random substance abuse checks
  • Valid state motor vehicle operator’s permit to operate electrician’s cart and forklift truck for installation jobs
  • The high degree of attention and care is required to prevent injury to others when responsible for the flow of electrical power
  • Baseline robotic knowledge is a plus for the position
  • Willingness to travel on installs inside and outside the United States
  • Must furnish the basic hand tools of the trade
  • Willingness to work an altered work schedule as  needed
Career LevelMid-Level


Alliance Automation benefits include, but not limited to,

  • Salary/Hourly wage based on experience
  • Paid vacation
  • Sick time
  • Medical/Optical/Dental/life/disability
  • Retirement and more
  • We provide our employees with a safe, clean climate-controlled work environment
  • Optional remote work
Alliance Automation
401k Match
Dental Insurance
Health Insurance
Life Insurance
Referral Bonuses
Retirement Benefits
Vision Insurance