Lead Mechanical Designer

Loos Machine & Automation located in Colby, Wisconsin, is a Leading Manufacturer of Custom Automated Equipment for the Food Processing Industry. Due to recent expansion, we are currently seeking a LEAD MECHANICAL DESIGNER to add to our growing team.

The purpose of the LEAD MECHANICAL DESIGNER is to design & develop food grade equipment and systems from customer product specifications and our sales department.

 Responsibilties include:

  • Consult with engineering, sales and other personnel to design and develop new products and existing product modifications
  • Utilize knowledge of various machines, engineering practices, sheet metal, plastics, mathematics, and other physical sciences to complete designs and drawings
  • Use computer assisted drafting (CAD) software as well as any other software needed in the completion of job responsibilities, such as SolidWorks and AutoCad
  • Work with manufacturing to identify and resolve issues quickly to keep production going
  • Lead project teams
  • Assist customer service with field problems of technical nature
  • Manage engineering projects of moderate complexity
  • Willing to learn new products/processes/software/customer needs
  • Ability to work with a customer to generate designs/plans for projects
  • Generate new product ideas and produce improvement ideas

Requirements include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Associate’s Degree in Mechanical Design with 3-5 years working experience
  • Experience in AutoCAD & SolidWorks
  • Ability to handle self-directed project design responsibility and work constructively with the engineering team
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Ensure all projects are completed before assigned deadlines
  • Follow safety procedures, both on and off-site
  • Travel to customer locations for field measurements of equipment and layout purposes (less than 10%)

Loos Machine & Automation offers a competitive salary based on experience, and an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental and disability insurances, supplemental accident and life insurances, profit sharing 401(k), and paid vacation and holidays.

This position qualifies for a sign-on bonus! Apply today!


PLC Programmer

Loos Machine & Automation located in Colby, Wisconsin, is a Leading Manufacturer of Custom Automated Equipment for the Food Processing Industry. Due to recent expansion, we are currently seeking a PLC PROGRAMMER to add to our growing team.

Responsibilities include:

  • Electrical CAD design, electrical build, testing, and install/service.

Requirements include:

  • Rockwell Automation programming experience including: primarily design in RSLogix 5000, FactoryTalk View Studio, and RSLogix 500
  • Rockwell Automation networking experience including: Ethernet/IP, DH+, Remote I/O, DeviceNet, etc.
  • Additional programming experience with other PLC manufacturers is a plus
  • Electrical design experience including: understanding electrical diagrams, troubleshooting
  • 10%-25% travel
  • Candidate must be dependable, able to work alone, and follow company standards and procedures

Loos Machine & Automation offers a competitive salary based on experience, and an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental and disability insurances, supplemental accident and life insurances, profit sharing 401(k), and paid vacation and holidays.


SS Welder/Fabricator

Loos Machine & Automation located in Colby, Wisconsin, is a Leading Manufacturer of Custom Automated Equipment for the Food Processing Industry. Due to recent expansion, we are currently seeking two SS WELDER/FABRICATORS to add to our growing team.

We are currently seeking multiple Full-time Welder/Fabricators.

Description and Requirements:

  • Full-time, First Shift Position
  • Some weekend work and travel may be required
  • Candidate should be self-motivated, team oriented, reliable and mechanically inclined
  • Good communication skills and a strong attention to detail
  • Time management and the ability to work under daily deadlines while complying with safety policies is essential to the success of our growing team
  • Read and interpret drawings, fit and fabricate metal components, and assemble structural forms using knowledge of welding and fabricating techniques
  • Knowledge of MIG and TIG welding processes
  • The ability to stand for extended periods

Loos Machine & Automation offers a competitive salary based on experience, and an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental and disability insurances, supplemental accident and life insurances, profit sharing 401(k), and paid vacation and holidays.

Sales Engineer

Loos Machine & Automation is a leading Manufacturer of Custom Automated Equipment for the Food Processing Industry.  Our growing business is looking for a Sales Engineer to join our team!  This individual will be focused on growing  our business with existing and future customers within the high demands of the Food Processing Industry!  We are in need of a motivated, energetic individual, who is excited to promote and sell our quality custom equipment and turn-key systems.  

Responsibilities:

  • Supports / contributes to the execution of the Company’s business development efforts.
  • Perform key account planning and maintain business relationships with accounts.
  • Generate and qualify leads for subsequent development.
  • Bid projects and construct proposals for inquired equipment / systems.
  • Provide product information to the marketing team for social media, website and literature updates.
  • Assist in managing the Company’s participation for appropriate trade shows, conferences, events, and etc.

Qualifications:

  • Industry experience is encouraged.
  • Position requires individual to have strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time efficiently.
  • Knowledge / experience in CAD systems.

This position is full-time Monday through Friday and will require associated travel. Loos Machine & Automation offers competitive wages based on experience, and an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental and disability insurances, supplemental accident and life insurances, profit sharing 401(k), paid vacation and holidays.

Machinist

Loos Machine & Automation located in Colby, WI, is a Leading Manufacturer of Custom Automated Equipment for the Food Processing Industry. Due to recent & upcoming expansion, we are currently seeking a MACHINIST to add to our growing team.

Description and Requirements:

  • Full-time, First Shift Position
  • Some weekend work and travel may be required
  • Candidate should be self-motivated, team oriented, reliable and mechanically inclined
  • Good communication skills and a strong attention to detail
  • Time management and the ability to work under daily deadlines while complying with safety policies is essential to the success of our growing team
  • The ability to stand for extended periods
  • Knowledge in CNC and Manual Machines Required

Loos Machine & Automation offers a competitive salary based on experience, and an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental and disability insurances, supplemental accident and life insurances, profit sharing 401(k), and paid vacation and holidays.

Mechanical Design Tech/Drafter

Loos Machine & Automation located in Colby, WI, is a Leading Manufacturer of Custom Automated Equipment for the Food Processing Industry. Due to recent & upcoming expansion, we are currently seeking a MECHANICAL DESIGN TECH/DRAFTER to add to our growing team.

Interested candidates should be self-motivated, team oriented, reliable and mechanically inclined. The position requires good communication skills and a strong attention to detail. Time management and the ability to work under daily deadlines while complying with safety policies is essential to the success of our growing team.

Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree in Mechanical Design Engineering Technology
  • Experience working in AutoCAD and Solidworks
  • PLC & Mechanical Design experience preferred, but not required
  • Ability to handle project responsibility: design, machine-build supervision, testing and installation
  • 10% travel or less
  • Must be dependable, able to work alone, and follow company standards and procedures

Loos Machine & Automation offers a competitive salary based on experience, and an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental and disability insurances, supplemental accident and life insurances, profit sharing 401(k), and paid vacation and holidays.

General Laborer

Loos Machine & Automation located in Colby, WI, is a Leading Manufacturer of Custom Automated Equipment for the Food Processing Industry. Due to recent expansion, we are currently seeking multiple GENERAL LABORERS to add to our growing team. This is a first shift, full time position. 

Interested Candidates should be self-motivated, team oriented, reliable and mechanically inclined.

Loos Machine & Automation offers a competitive salary based on experience, and an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental and disability insurances, supplemental accident and life insurances, profit sharing 401(k), and paid vacation and holidays.