Multifaceted perspectives

Lo­cated in Per­rys­burg, OH, VON AR­DENNE North Amer­ica, Inc. is a wholly-owned sub­sidiary of VON AR­DENNE GmbH (Ger­many) in North Amer­ica. The main busi­ness of this sub­sidiary in­cludes equip­ment sales ac­tiv­i­ties for ar­chi­tec­tural glass coat­ings, so­lar pho­to­voltaics, pre­ci­sion op­tics, and other ap­pli­ca­tions, as well as main­te­nance ser­vice and spare parts sales, sup­port for pro­ject in­stal­la­tions, and com­mis­sion­ing of VON AR­DENNE coat­ing sys­tems.

Taking responsibility together
  • In­de­pen­dent de­sign and mod­i­fi­ca­tion of elec­tri­cal equip­ment, mainly for vac­uum coat­ing sys­tems and their as­sem­blies with the re­spec­tive tools (E-CAE sys­tems) in com­pli­ance with the func­tional, eco­nomic, sched­ul­ing and le­gal re­quire­ments and in ac­cor­dance with the cur­rent state of the art and valid stan­dards (IEC, NEC, UL, as re­gion ap­plic­a­ble); in co­or­di­na­tion as a team mem­ber with the Elec­tri­cal De­sign En­gi­neer­ing staff at the VON AR­DENNE head­quar­ters,
  • Cre­ation of all nec­es­sary doc­u­men­ta­tion for down­stream processes, as well as for the in­stal­la­tion of such equip­ment at the coat­ing ma­chine,
  • Su­per­vi­sion of pro­duc­tion and as­sem­bly of the de­signed so­lu­tions,
  • De­vel­op­ing con­trol logic & power dis­tri­b­u­tion schemes for sys­tem-wide op­er­a­tion of vac­uum, ma­te­r­ial han­dling, metrol­ogy, and an­cil­lary sup­port equip­ment,
  • Con­duct­ing risk analy­sis and com­pli­ance val­i­da­tion, con­for­mity tests and pro­vid­ing sup­port for tech­ni­cal doc­u­men­ta­tion,
  • Re­vi­sion of elec­tri­cal draw­ings af­ter man­u­fac­tur­ing, in­stal­la­tion, and com­mis­sion­ing of equip­ment to spec­i­fi­ca­tion and stan­dards,
  • Col­lab­o­ra­tion on the patent pro­tec­tion of de­vel­oped so­lu­tions,
  • En­gi­neer­ing sup­port for com­mis­sion­ing of so­lu­tions, as­sem­blies, and sys­tems world­wide, and other du­ties as as­signed
Contribute own competencies
  • Bach­e­lor’s de­gree in elec­tri­cal en­gi­neer­ing, au­toma­tion en­gi­neer­ing, mecha­tron­ics, or re­lated field,
  • Ex­pe­ri­ence in elec­tri­cal de­sign, e.g. with E-CAD tools like E³. se­ries or EPLAN,
  • Ba­sic knowl­edge in ap­plic­a­ble elec­tri­cal stan­dards (IEC, NEC, etc.) and CCC re­quire­ments,
  • Abil­ity to co­or­di­nate work be­tween dif­fer­ent sup­pli­ers and trades,
  • Pro­found un­der­stand­ing of the in­ter­ac­tions be­tween me­chan­i­cal, elec­tri­cal, and tech­no­log­i­cal com­po­nents and pe­riph­er­als,
  • Abil­ity to work in­de­pen­dently in a re­li­able, well-struc­tured, and so­lu­tion-ori­ented man­ner,
  • Ex­cel­lent com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills and out­stand­ing team spirit to work suc­cess­fully in an in­ter­na­tional en­vi­ron­ment,
  • Up to up to 25% travel (e.g. to at­tend train­ing / meet­ings / cus­tomer vis­its / in­ter­na­tional)
  • Very good com­mand of spo­ken and writ­ten Eng­lish, speak­ing Ger­man is a plus.

Company Paid STD/LTD

Company Paid Life Insurance

Paid Sick Time





401(k) with Company Match

Competitive Wages

Are you interested?

Then we look forward to receiving your application, stating your period of notice. Please apply preferably online via our career portal on our website.

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If you are the successful candidate, we will offer an attractive package incl. a competitive pay, company-paid benefits as well as voluntary benefits.

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VON ARDENNE North America, Inc.

28304 Cedar Park Blvd. Suite F
OH 43551-4863 PERRYSBURG