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Electrical Design Engineer

Toledo, OH, US, 43611


Based in Toledo, Ohio, Libbey Inc. is one of the largest glass tableware manufacturers in the world. Libbey operates manufacturing plants in the U.S., Mexico, China, Portugal and the Netherlands. In existence since 1818, the company supplies tabletop products to retail, foodservice and business-to-business customers in over 100 countries. Additional information is available at

Libbey is hiring a dynamic Electrical Design Engineer who will be primarily responsible for the electrical design of machine controls and systems. Typical assignments will support existing glass forming equipment as well as development of innovative controls automation solutions. 

This individual must be a team player with the ability to effectively manage multiple projects, have strong problem-solving skills and possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.



  • Developing prototype control designs using engineering experience, skills, analysis and calculations
  • CAD design of new projects and redesign of existing projects
  • Design of new and revised controls components and assemblies
  • Controls programming, checkout, debug, commissioning and training of implemented systems
  • Maintenance of legacy control drawings
  • Equipment selection for control systems
  • Specification and integration of commercial equipment
  • Produce engineering documentation per standards including details & assembly drawings
  • Provide troubleshooting support for manufacturing facilities


Requirements & Qualifications

  • BSEE or BSET degree required
  • Experience: minimum 10 to 15 years of design and field experience
  • Strong CAD skills:  AutoCAD experience preferred
  • Strong electrical aptitude, hands on experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Rockwell PAC’s, PLC’s, Drives, and Motion preferred
  • Knowledge of Siemens PLC’s, Drives, and Motion desirable
  • Knowledge of automation components
  • Knowledge of PID loops preferred
  • Knowledge of NEC, UL, and NFPA
  • Proficient PC skills in a Windows environment using MS Office suite of tools
  • Ability to work in a manufacturing environment exposed to heat, noise, and heights while utilizing required PPE
  • Strong teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Domestic and international travel, up to 25%

Libbey Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, age, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other federal, state, or local protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Toledo

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