Technical Production Engineer (Electrical/Automation)

Danbury, CT, US, 06810

Belimo is the global market leader in the development, production, and marketing of field devices for the energy-efficient control of heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. Damper actuators, control valves, sensors, meters, and gas monitors make up the company's core business. Founded in 1975, Belimo employs approximately 2,000 people in over 80 countries and is listed on the Swiss Exchange (SIX) since 1995.


The Technical Support Production Engineer will optimize test procedures and test equipment in collaboration with manufacturing, product development, and Production Engineering team in Switzerland. 


The objectives of this position are fully integrated to the objectives of the Company’s Mission and Values. It is the responsibility of all employees to perform their duties in accordance with Company Policy.


The Technical Support Production Engineer is part of the Project US Quality Management Team and reports to the Manager, Production Projects. This position bears full responsibility for all agreed upon goals and objectives.


  • On-time creation of test procedures for the automated end-of-line testers and programming units.
  • Support the maintenance team as 2nd level support for Production equipment in Danbury, Sparks and Hinwil. (maybe worldwide, e.g. P-Box)
  • Optimize test procedures and test equipment in collaboration with manufacturing, product development, and Production Engineering team in Hinwil.
  • Building up and maintaining knowledge of test sequences, product knowledge, SW tests and the core assemblies of the work equipment used in production.
  • Actively build up experience with internal units dealing with related topics
  • Support production engineering software team in the integration of new software into production systems
  • Ensure that the work equipment and the test programs
    • function in a process-safe manner.
    • are appropriately documented and changes are traceable,
    • and that knowledge is ensured
  • Actively participate in improving the First Pass Rate and process reliability of products, work equipment and processes
  • Helping to optimize production by means of appropriate processes and work equipment as well as user-friendly software
  • Project management or participation in interdepartmental tasks for the development of new or optimization of existing work equipment.
  • Assistance in the analysis and solution of quality cases
  • Coordination of cross-departmental tasks and projects
  • Coordination (technical) with local support in Hinwil and Customization Centers worldwide.
  • Ensure Deputy is adept and knowledgeable to cover vacation
  • Technical support of temporary employees and maintenance staff
  • Assist in technical definition of new testing and automation systems


  • Associates or Bachelors in Electronics or Mechanics with a focus on Automation
  • Experience with LabView, PLC Programming, and/or Beckhoff (Twin CAT Structured Text) in industrial applications, or at least any other programming language to have general understanding programming code
  • Knowledge in test or automation systems (hardware or software)
  • Basic knowledge of IT networks
  • 5 years of work experience in related field
  • Production environment
  • Travel to Headquarters in Switzerland 2-3 times annually
  • German speaking a benefit
  • Team player, willing to work in a matrix environment
  • Communicative, cooperative, open
  • Systematic, determined
  • Proactive and Innovative

Why employees choose Belimo?

  • Health - Top of the line medical, dental and vision options for employees and their families
  • Fantastic employee culture – Belimo employees bleed orange and truly live our company mantra “Together to the top!”
  • Financials – On top of a competitive salary, employees at every level of the organization are eligible for an annual bonus and regular performance reviews. We also encourage all employees to participate in our employee stock plan, offering a 30% discount.
  • Save for retirement – Belimo offers a competitive 6% company match on 401K contributions, which is immediately vested.
  • Flexibility – Belimo offers a hybrid schedule for professional-office positions, allowing you more flexibility to spend time with your loved ones.
  • Time Off – Belimo provides all employees vacation time, personal/sick time, and generous holiday offerings. 
  • Continuous Learning – Belimo pushes our employees to never stop learning. We offer tuition reimbursement for undergraduate and graduate courses.
  • Diversity – Work with colleagues around the globe from Switzerland to Brazil to Shanghai.
  • Professional Development – Belimo offers trainings throughout the year to further develop yourself personally and professionally, including a Trainee Program specifically geared towards recent graduates. 
  • Growth – Belimo is experiencing record growth! Many of our employees grow their careers with Belimo through internal advancement and choose to retire with us.
  • Wellness – We offer all Danbury employees free access to our on-site fitness center effective their first day. We also offer a $300 annual incentive for meeting wellness-based goals.
  • Give back – Belimo cares about local and global issues! We fundraise annually with an employer-match and coordinate paid volunteer days to support our local community.
  • More Perks include quarterly employee-focused events, transparency with leadership, a newly constructed state-of-the-art facility which offers a full cafeteria, sit/stand desks, and all the free cappuccinos you can want!





At Belimo, we take pride in making our company a rewarding place to work. Our leaders are passionate, and embrace new ideas. Through collaboration our employees don’t just create amazing products; they are revolutionizing the HVAC industry. Investing in employees is at the core of Belimo’s approach to recruiting and retaining diverse creative talent, to continue to grow an industry leading business. The success of our company brand is connected to the expertise and dedication of our employees.

Join Belimo, and help improve the world around us.

Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury