A Division of Pearson Packaging Systems

Electrical Design Engineer

  • Posted: January 18, 2019
  • Location: Ashland, VA


Flexicell is a Pearson Packaging Systems Company. Pearson, based in Spokane, WA, is searching for an Electrical Design Engineer for our Ashland, VA facility. The ideal candidate will provide electrical engineering and design knowledge required for the design and maintenance of automated packaging machinery.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Prepare detailed designs and programs based on written and verbal specifications of machinery function (20%)
  • Create specifications, BOMs and cost estimates for customer-driven requirements (20%)
  • Supply electrical drawings for assigned projects (40%)
  • Troubleshoot panel build, assembly and service issues as required
  • Provide infield and phone support to customers
  • Perform project-related testing of products and materials
  • Assist sales, assembly and manufacturing when needed


  • Demonstrated ability to prepare thorough and detailed designs and programs
  • Contributes technical knowledge and sound design judgment in a professional manner
  • Excellent technical, verbal communication, organization and problem-solving skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent experience
  • One year AutoCAD Electrical experience
  • Thorough understanding of NFPA 70, 70E and 79 standards


  • Base salary + performance-based incentives
  • Earning potential DOE
  • Top-tier benefit plan including Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, EAP
  • 401K with matching contributions


Flexicell, A Pearson Packaging Systems Company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer