Olin Corporation Electrical Engineer in CLAYTON, Missouri

Electrical Engineer

LocationUS-IL-East Alton

Job Code6030

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Olin Corporation is a leading vertically-integrated global manufacturer and distributor of chemical products and a leading U.S.. manufacturer of ammunition. The chemical products produced include chlorine and caustic soda, vinyls, epoxies, chlorinated organics, bleach and hydrochloric acid. Winchester's principal manufacturing facilities produce and distribute sporting ammunition, law enforcement ammunition, reloading components, small caliber military ammunition and components, and industrial cartridges. Winchesterhas anElectrical Engineeropportunity available in East Alton, IL.


  • Design electrical control systems for new and existing industrial automation equipment.

  • Design and evaluate alternative components and/or automation strategies for new and existing equipment to improve efficiency, product quality and/or performance, and reduce cost.

  • Perform programming (create new and modify existing) of control devices including PLCs, HMIs, VFDs, Vision Cameras, and Servos.

  • Work with drafting to create and maintain all necessary electrical documentation.

  • Assist maintenance in all aspects of electrical troubleshooting.

  • Create detailed project cost estimates.

  • Develop, manage, and support capital projects.

  • Create electrical specifications for new equipment.

  • To ensure new equipment conforms to specifications work closely with vendors throughout quotation, design, and build.

  • Perform Root Cause Analysis and implement corrective actions.

  • Direct and coordinate internal and external personnel on the installation of new equipment and equipment improvements.

  • Special projects as necessary.


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering required.Candidates actively working towards a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering with an anticipated graduation date of August or December 2018 will be considered.A minimum 2.8 GPA required.

  • Minimum of three years’ recent related experience designing electrical control systems for industrial automation equipment preferred.

  • Minimum of three years’ recent related experience programming PLCs preferred.

  • Experience in electrical troubleshooting of industrial automation equipment preferred.

  • Related experience within a fast-paced manufacturing environment preferred.

  • Programming experience with Omron and/or Allen Bradley PLCs preferred.

  • Experience in programming and implementing AC/DC motor drives, HMIs, Servos, Machine Vision, and industrial component networking preferred.

  • Working knowledge of machine safety and guarding, NEC, NFPA 79, and NFPA 70E preferred.

  • Knowledge of ANSI B11 standards for presses preferred. AutoCAD experience preferred.

  • Must possess excellent customer service, communication (oral and written), and time management skills.

  • Individual must be creative, self-motivated, and an independent thinker.

  • Candidate must possess prior project management experience with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Some travel required.


Action Oriented

Customer Focus


Drive for Results

Business Acumen

Learning on the Fly

Priority Setting

Technical Learning



Problem Solving

Timely Decision Making

Olin is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.