CAREERS

Apex Industrial Automation has grown and continues to grow!

We are excited to announce our NEW Corporate/Distribution Center & State of the Art Repair Facility in Romeoville, IL

Every employee of Apex is part of a company culture of teamwork, family and customer dedication. We pride ourselves on delivering quality products and superior repair services so that our customer's receive the best value for their needs.

Apex is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

From entry level positions to experienced positions, Apex is looking for the next team members to join us on this journey!

Entry Level Positions Available – We elevate from within!

EXPERIENCED JOB OPENINGS

EXPERIENCED SERVICE REPAIR TECH:

Apex is currently looking for our next top level service techs to join our team our newly added Repair Facility in Romeoville, IL.

Candidate must have the following qualifications and minimum work experience of 5 years in this field

  • Repair various kinds of electro-mechanical equipment
  • Read job cards to determine job status, work authorization/limitations, estimates, description of problems and expected service ability
  • Test electro-mechanical equipment to troubleshoot known or suspected problems using various methods and special testing equipment
  • Disassemble electro-mechanical equipment noting parts identification, configuration and condition
  • Clean electro-mechanical equipment assemblies as needed using various methods and steps, including but not limited to parts washers/steamers
  • Correctly requisition needed items from purchasing department
  • Replace or repair worn or defective mechanical or electro-mechanical assemblies - including but no limited to bearings, brushes, brush holders, motor leads, gears, seals, impellers, mechanic switches, brakes and clutches
  • Retest reassembled electro-mechanical equipment for proper output and operations. Complete required paperwork for each job accurately and on a timely basis
  • Operations specialized repair and testing equipment and other equipment as needed
  • Observe all safety procedures and use proper protective gear
  • Lift, tighten, adjust and secure heavy objects in order to perform work duties
  • Perform machining on Industrial Lathe
  • Winding a plus

Apex Industrial Automation offers competitive hourly rate and the following benefits package:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Short & Long Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • PTO & Paid Holidays
  • Simple IRA Plan

If you feel you are the right candidate for this opening, please email or fax resume to:

Email: careers@apexindustrialautomation.com or FAX 866-924-2809

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

Apex is looking to bring on a full time Electrical Engineer for our growing panel shop in our NEW State of Art facility. The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years experience in this field

Job Description/Responsibilities

  • Design and modify new equipment by generating electrical schematics, writing PLC, HMI or other software for new products.
  • Confirm capabilities of current and new systems and components by designing testing methods and protocols.
  • Work and meet with customers as necessary to establish initial project design objectives and specifications.
  • Interface with other department staffs and vendors to resolve engineering issues and to research and specify the purchase of components, and parts to meet project needs.
  • Develop prototypes and test plans and procedures to verify the feasibility of design alternatives.
  • Perform test procedures, record, and analyze test results and take necessary corrective actions.
  • Ability to prepare and maintain test protocol.
  • Ability for commissioning and start ups of AC/DC Motor Drives
  • Generate project cost and time quotations.
  • Develop required project documentation including manuals and installation instruction.
  • Perform project finalization and release procedures and prepare related documentation.
  • Perform and supervise product installation procedures and provide user training as required.
  • Provide technical support throughout the company and for customers as required.
  • Prepare project reports as scheduled.
  • Assign and direct work of support personnel.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Requirements –

· Bachelors (B.S.) degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited program with a strong academic background and coursework in electrical power concepts/AC power systems analysis

· Proficient in Auto-Cad or E-Plan

Apex Industrial Automation offers competitive salary and benefits program for the ideal candidate.

If you feel you are the right candidate for this opening, please email or fax resume to:

Email: careers@apexindustrialautomation.com or FAX 866-924-2809

GEARBOX CUSTOMER SUPPORT SPECIALIST

Apex is currently looking for a new Inside Sales/Customer Service Associate with Gearbox Experience. This full time position in our NEW Romeoville Sales Location.

Candidate must have the following qualifications and minimum work experience of 5 years in Mechanical Products

  • Knowledge of Gearbox nomenclatures, technical expertise, sizing based on customer specs
  • Must be able to communicate with customers on Gearbox related questions
  • Processing of Orders & Quotes in Epicor Prophet 21 System
  • Exceptional Customer Service Skills
  • Keep abreast of new products and current catalogs, ability to train fellow team members
  • 5 Years experience in the mechanical gearbox industry
  • Must be dependable and work independently

Apex Industrial Automation offers competitive hourly rate and the following benefits package:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Short & Long Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • PTO & Paid Holidays
  • Simple IRA Plan

If you feel you are the right candidate for this opening, please email or fax resume to:

Email: careers@apexindustrialautomation.com or FAX 866-924-2809

Electrical Control Panel Builder

Electronic Control Panel Builder to assemble and wire industrial motor control panels.

Job Description/Requirements

  • Reads and understands all Electrical Prints & Control Drawings
  • Install components on subpanels, enclosures and wire panels
  • Layout panels with complete terminal rotation
  • Create and label all tags and wire labels
  • Completes high standard of testing on completed Control Panels
  • Safe use of all hand tools and power tools – including wire cutters, crimpers, drills, taps, knockouts, jig saws, band saws
  • Must use lockout/tagout procedures
  • Complete required computer and paperwork for each job accurately and on a timely basis
  • Operate specialized repair and testing equipment and other equipment as needed
  • Lift, tighten, adjust and or secure heavy objects in order to perform work duties
  • Attain and keep current with the knowledge and skills required to provide information, service and assistance to our customers
  • Provide assistance to other employees in a courteous and professional manner as required
  • Must follow all safety regulations
  • Must be dependable & prompt
  • Must keep work area organized and clean

Required Experience:

  • Electrical – 1-2 years

Apex Industrial Automation offers competitive hourly rate and benefits program for the ideal candidate.

If you feel you are the right candidate for this opening, please email or fax resume to:

Email: careers@apexindustrialautomation.com or FAX 866-924-2809


CDL CLASS A DRIVER:

Apex is currently looking for a Full Time CDL Class A Driver for our Romeoville, Illinois Location.

Candidate must have the following qualifications and minimum work experience of 3 years

Duties/Responsibilities include:

  • Must have a current/valid CDL Class A Drivers License with an Air Brake Endorsement

Apex Industrial Automation offers competitive hourly rate and benefits program for the ideal candidate.

If you feel you are the right candidate for this opening, please email or fax resume to:

Email: careers@apexindustrialautomation.com or FAX 866-924-2809

ENTRY LEVEL

SHOP APPRENTICE – ENTRY LEVEL

Apex is currently looking for two full time shop apprentices for our NEW Romeoville, IL Location. The ideal candidate would be someone who is looking to learn a new trade and a career within our company.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Clean equipment assemblies as needed utilizing parts washers, steamers and power washers
  • Painting of final repairs
  • Complete required computer and paperwork for each job accurately and on a timely basis
  • Process New Service Orders coming into shop – Write Up’s and Computer Entry
  • Operate specialized repair and testing equipment and other equipment as needed
  • Deliveries & Pick Ups of Motor Repairs and Product when needed
  • Lift, tighten, adjust and or secure heavy objects in order to perform work duties
  • Attain and keep current with the knowledge and skills required to provide information, service and assistance to our customers
  • Provide help to other team members in a courteous and professional manner as required
  • Must follow all safety regulations
  • Must be dependable & prompt
  • Must keep work area organized and clean
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Must maintain a valid and good standing Illinois Driver’s License

Apex Industrial Automation offers competitive hourly rate and benefits program for the ideal candidate.

If you feel you are the right candidate for this opening, please email or fax resume to:

Email: careers@apexindustrialautomation.com or FAX 866-924-2809

CUSTOMER CARE REPRESENTATIVE – ENTRY LEVEL

Apex is looking for a new Customer Care Representative for our Romeoville, Illinois Location. This would be a full time entry level position with an opportunity to grow within our growing company. If you are looking to start a new career, this would be great opportunity!

Job Description/Responsibilities :

· Processing Orders, Quotes via P21 ERP System

· Purchase Order Processing and Expediting

· Obtaining Price & Availability for new RFQ’s

· Receive customer inquiries via phone, email or fax

· Maintain open orders/portal to be sure customers are being served properly

· Work closely with Account Managers on open projects and prospects

· Filing

· Continually looking for better business process to improve current standard processes or to provide excellent customer support

· Provide help to fellow team members in a courteous and professional manner

· Must be dependable and prompt

Apex Industrial Automation offers competitive hourly rate and benefits program for the ideal candidate.

If you feel you are the right candidate for this opening, please email or fax resume to:

Email: careers@apexindustrialautomation.com or FAX 866-924-2809