*All Positions

Electrical Engineer – Automation

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for a Electrical Engineer – Automation for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Pittsburgh, PA.  This is a very important and high visibility position.

Our client is seeking qualified individuals for the position of Electrical Engineer – Automation.  Typical projects include all aspects relating to industrial furnaces to steel, aluminum and strip processing manufacturers.   Typical project scope includes combusiton/controls upgrades, furnace rebuilds, field service, and complete equipment design/supply/install/commissioning.

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:

  • BS degree in Engineering (preferably electrical or combustion).
  • Minimum of 5-8 years experience in the Metals Industry (steel, aluminum, etc.)
  • Minimum of 5-8 years’ experience in design, project engineering and start-up of similar equipment.
  • Experience with industrial furnaces in the steel and aluminum industries is desirable.
  • Knowledgeable with Medium Voltage, Motor Control Centers, 480vac power distribution
  • Extensive experience with PLC systems and their I/O structure, Single lines, I/O schematics, etc.
  • Experience in Siemens S120 drives systems and Rockwell drive systems.
  • Some PLC programming experience is a plus.
  • Some knowledge of combustion systems is a plus.
  • Willingness to travel for commissioning activities, meetings, etc. is a must.
  • Problem solving skills with the ability to become hands on involved when needed.
  • Strong communication, organizing, planning, and inter-personal skills.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft office products.

Continue reading

Controls – Automation Engineer

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for a Controls – Automation Engineer for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Pittsburgh, PA.  This is a very important and high visibility position.

Our client is seeking qualified individuals for the position of Controls – Automation Engineer.  Typical projects include all aspects relating to industrial furnaces to steel, aluminum and strip processing manufacturers.   Typical project scope includes combusiton/controls upgrades, furnace rebuilds, field service, and complete equipment design/supply/install/commissioning.

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:

  • BS degree in Engineering (preferably electrical or combustion).
  • Minimum of 5-8 years experience in the Metals Industry (steel, aluminum, etc.)
  • Minimum of 5-8 years’ experience in design, project engineering and start-up of similar equipment.
  • Experience with industrial furnaces in the steel and aluminum industries is desirable.
  • Extensive use with Siemens S7 PLC systems and Step 7 programming including the use of statement list.
  • Knowledgeable with Siemens S120 drive systems
  • Knowledgeable with combustion systems is a plus.
  • Willingness to travel for commissioning activities, meetings, etc. is a must.
  • Problem solving skills with the ability to become hands on involved when needed.
  • Strong communication, organizing, planning, and inter-personal skills.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft office products.

Continue reading

Design Coordinator

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for a Design Coordinator for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Pittsburgh, PA.  This is a very important and high visibility position.

Our client is seeking qualified individuals for the position of Design Coordinaor.  Project work includes all aspects relating to industrial furnaces to steel, aluminum and strip processing manufacturers.

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 10-15 years’ experience in design, drafting and management of technical drawings for similar equipment.
  • Must be proficient with CAD software such as SolidWorks and AutoCAD.
  • Must have significant experience coordinating project related drawings between vendors and customers.
  • Experience transitioning drafting systems over to 3D a plus.
  • BS degree in Engineering & Technology a plus.
  • Experience with industrial furnaces in the steel and aluminum industries is preferred.
  • Experience working with engineers on piping, electrical, refractory and mechanical designs.
  • Prior drawing room management experiences a plus.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft office products.

Continue reading

Mechanical Project Engineer

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for a Mechanical Project Engineer for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Pittsburgh, PA.  This is a very important and high visibility position.

Our client is seeking qualified individuals for the position of Mechanical Project Engineer.  Typical projects include all aspects relating to industrial furnaces to steel, aluminum and strip processing manufacturers.   Typical project scope includes combusiton/controls upgrades, furnace rebuilds, field service, and complete equipment design/supply/install/commissioning.

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:

  • BS degree in Engineering (preferably mechanical or combustion).
  • EIT or PE certification a plus.
  • Minimum of 5-8 years’ experience in design, project engineering and start-up of similar equipment.
  • Experience with industrial furnaces in the steel and aluminum industries is preferred.
  • Experience with combustion, hydraulic, pneumatic, electronic systems, and mechanical design desired.
  • Experience designing with CAD software such as SolidWorks and AutoCAD.
  • Problem solving skills with the ability to become hands on involved when needed.
  • Strong communication, organizing, planning, and inter-personal skills.
  • Willing and able to travel for erection and commissioning both domestically and internationally.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft office products.

Continue reading

Machine Learning and Algorithms Engineer

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for a Machine Learning and Algorithms Engineer or Scientist for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Pittsburgh, PA.

This position offers a huge opportunity for the right person.  Our client is in the Medical Device Industry.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Working with Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition technologies along with Signal Processing.
  • Work with a team of Software Engineers, Algorithm / Data Scientists, and Machine Learning Specialists, among others, in tracking progress, understanding dependencies, evaluating risks and communicating status throughout the organization.
  • Applying these technologies in the cardiac domain.

Continue reading

Advisory Researcher, Predictive Algorithms

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for a Advisory Researcher, Predictive Algorithms for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Pittsburgh, PA.

This position offers a huge opportunity for the right person.  Our client is in the Medical Device Industry.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct applied research on predictive algorithms to advance the company strategy of improving outcomes for patients at risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest.
  • Collaborate with teams of Physicians, Software Engineers, Data Scientists, and Machine Learning Specialists, among others, to identify needs, define requirements, and develop complete, fieldable solutions.
  • Lead the development of system architectures for training, testing, and deploying machine learning models.
  • Keep abreast of pertinent machine learning research by studying published work and attending conferences.
  • Manage aspects of research and development projects including scope, resources, and schedule.
  • Act as technical advisor to others in the R&D organization.
  • Share development processes, tools, and best practices with the R&D organization.

Continue reading

Electronics Technician 2

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for an Electronics Technician 2 for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Sarver, PA (north of Pittsburgh).

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

  • Build cable assemblies from inventoried components using supplied documentation.
  • Wire industrial control panels and sub-assemblies using inventoried components and supplied documentation.
  • Prepare enclosures and panels by performing drilling and tapping operations.
  • Build fixtures, includes drilling fixtures and nail boards, to assist in the manufacturing of assemblies.
  • Run supplies (electric, air, etc.) for equipment installation as needed.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • Comply with state and federal law safety regulations in addition to safety and security procedures.
  • Adhere to company policies and state and federal laws and regulations relating to employment, including promoting a workplace free of discrimination and harassment.
  • Other related duties as assigned.
  • Basic welding and fabrication
  • Provide project kiting.
  • Build cable assemblies from inventoried components and supplied documentation.
  • Wire industrial control panels and sub-assemblies using inventoried components and supplied documentation.
  • Repair P.C. Circuit Boards by stuffing and soldering of components and inspect for proper operation.
  • Integrate sub-assemblies into a completed system assembly for customer delivery.
  • Install or replace sensors on dies as required and interface to a controller as needed.
  • Test cable assemblies and sub-assemblies.
  • Maintain inventory of electronic supplies.
  • Program PLC for basic operation.
  • Program and configure finished products in preparation for manufacturing production.
  • Offer suggestions to improve the operations of the department / plant.
  • Assist with problems and procedures.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • Adhere to company policies and state and federal laws and regulations relating to employment, including promoting a workplace free of discrimination and harassment.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Continue reading

CNC Specialist

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for a CNC Specialist for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Freeport, PA.

SUMMARY:

Under minimal supervision, maintain high standards and produce accurate high quality tool steeled parts to support the companies die manufactory.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

  • Set up and operate equipment to efficiently perform job.
  • Must be able to hold tolerances within .0001”.
  • Must read, understand and program CNC machines.
  • Work with other departments on special projects.
  • Make parts and fixtures for other departments.
  • Produce acceptable number of parts in established time frames.
  • Inspect parts and record results.
  • Perform routine maintenance checks on machines.
  • Offer input on how to improve operations.
  • Understands use of cutters and possesses the ability to determine correct feeds and speeds.
  • Adheres to verification system guidelines.
  • Assist in training of other employees.
  • Must be able to program and make adjustments to machines.
  • Must be able to contour precise profiles to inspection charts.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • Comply with state and federal law safety regulations in addition to safety and security procedures.
  • Adhere to company policies and state and federal laws and regulations relating to employment, including promoting a workplace free of discrimination and harassment.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Continue reading

Machine Operator

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for a Machine Operator for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Freeport, PA.

SUMMARY:

Under limited supervision, maintain high standards and produce accurate high quality components by performing the following activities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

Set up and operate CNC equipment and other related equipment.

  • Record how much time is spent on each job.
  • Inspect parts during all operations for size and visual defects according to the work instructions.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • Comply with state and federal law safety regulations in addition to safety and security procedures.
  • Adhere to company policies and state and federal laws and regulations relating to employment, including promoting a workplace free of discrimination and harassment.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Continue reading

Wirecut Operator 2

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for a Wirecut Operator 2 for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Freeport, PA.

SUMMARY:

Under minimal supervision, performs the functions involved with the cutting of dies using an electrically charged wire by performing the following activities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

  • Operates an Electrical Discharge Machine.
  • Perform routine maintenance on wire-EDM machines.
  • Must be able to perform basic wire-EDM functions including removing slugs from work pieces.
  • Must be able to run multiple wire-EDM machines at once.
  • Must be capable of planning workload to maximize unattended operations of wire-EDM equipment.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • Comply with state and federal law safety regulations in addition to safety and security procedures.
  • Adhere to company policies and state and federal laws and regulations relating to employment, including promoting a workplace free of discrimination and harassment.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Continue reading

Welcome to Balionis Group!

 
 
We have an excellent reputation for matching good Candidates with good Clients. Contact us to discuss how we can help you. Paul Balionis
 

EMAIL or Call (724) 942-5586

 

 
Join me on LinkedIn