At CubicFarms we believe in the power of technology to feed
a changing world. We actively seek talented people who want to make a
difference in the ag tech space by bringing creative ideas to life and leaving
an imprint in a healthier, more sustainable world. If you are enthusiastic about
joining a dynamic and innovative company on the leading edge of the ag-tech
revolution, we invite you to apply!
in technology to feed a changing world. CubicFarms (TSXV: CUB) is an ag-tech
company providing automated growing systems for fresh produce and nutritious
livestock feed. CubicFarms offers turnkey, commercial scale, hydroponic,
automated controlled-environment growing systems that can grow predictably and
sustainably for 12 months of the year virtually anywhere on earth. The company
has sold and installed systems in Canada and internationally, and continues to
grow a global pipeline of prospective customers. Visit us at www.cubicfarms.com.
THE ROLE: ELECTRICAL & AUTOMATION ENGINEER
The Electrical & Automation Engineer will be responsible for
problem solving activities for complex issues that involve controls/electrical/automation
systems and associated equipment, as well as key interface with manufacturers
and integrators that supply controls/automation solutions to the company. The
successful candidate will have a strong desire to add value to projects and
getting the job done effectively and efficiently in the ag-tech space.
- You’re the type of person who
can’t walk out the door with anything left undone. You like all of the
boxes ticked off and make schedules and lists when no one cares but you.
It’s in your DNA.
- You are a self-motivated, passionate,
experienced individual who is looking for an opportunity to work with an
emerging organization with a great deal of room for advancement.
- You are an entrepreneurial
minded, hands on person who leads by example and thrives on solving
- You have a green thumb and a
jack of all trades. You are just as comfortable using a spreadsheet as you
are using a wrench.
- You are motivated by thought of
working in the new and upcoming Ag-Tech industry.
- You are reliable, proactive,
and willing to take the lead on tasks that need to be accomplished.
- You have the ability to
structure yourself in an unstructured environment and are motivated to
learn new skills.
- You are willing to work during
various hours throughout the day and lend a hand where required to get the
- Above all you like to have fun
while doing all of the above.
WHAT WILL YOU DO:
- Support new and existing product development including researching
components and consulting partners in collaboration with product management.
- Responsible for the creation of business plans to support global
process engineering initiatives and projects.
- Responsible to stay connected to the trends in manufacturing
automation and controls through industry publications and conferences;
transfers knowledge of technology trends and methodologies to our
operations across the company.
detailed analysis for executive review able to effectively communicate up
Communicate engineering requirements with factory including: Releasing
new and updated products, R&D and sample creation, production issues
and problem solving, ensuring manufacturing accuracy (Quality),
communication translation if necessary, supporting sales and marketing
with CAD and Inventor drawings, develops manuals and processes for
design, production and installation.
- Work to design, build, test, and implement automation solutions for
Select Energy Services.
- Work with Technology team to troubleshoot and
maintain existing automated assets.
- Maintain and contributes to established PLC
solutions for Select Energy Services.
- Provide all aspects of support and work with a
professional and positive attitude.
- Contribute to team effort by accomplishing
related tasks with team or independently.
- Protect operations by keeping information
- Confirm and QC’s technical and analytical work
tasks by conducting tests; modifying as needed.
- Maintain workflow and programming documentation
for all work by writing and updating procedures
and improve current processes through manufacturing and production
individual processes to model plant level, and groups of processes to full
production workflow analysis to understand processes, identify issues,
provide solutions, plan a new more efficient workflow, create a new set of
instructions, and implement them to the workplace.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
- Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical,
Automation, or Mechatronic Engineering.
- Professional Engineering Designation Required
- Minimum 7+ years of experience in this role, or a
relevant role required.
will have expert understanding of automation processes and
with SCADA systems, Problem solving/troubleshooting, PLC programming, HMI
design/programming, Wireless design/programming, Network design/protocols,
electrical control system.
experience, Wiring diagnostics, advanced electronics, AutoCAD, SCADA
systems, python, ladder logic, C++, SQL Databases, Ignition SCADA, Oil and
Gas experience a plus.
to lift up to 50 lbs. of weight and sit at a desk for long periods of time
dexterity to operate specialized equipment
high degree of concentration in a busy area
WHAT DOES CUBIC OFFER?
- Rewarding, Challenging, Fun
and Collaborative Culture
- Comprehensive Health
- Engaging Employee
- Competitive Compensation
- Generous Paid Time Off
- Flexible Work
Environment and Casual Dress Code
- Career Development
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
is an equal opportunity employer is committed to building a team that
represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We encourage
applications from all qualified and enthusiastic candidates. CubicFarms is a
growing organization in an emerging industry that will provide the right
candidate with significant potential for advancement in the Ag-Tech space.