Careers

Careers

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We are proud that three of our worksites have received When Work Works awards and we are proud of all of our employees who make Hallam-ICS a great place to work.

 

Flexible and respectful work environment

We recognize that our employees live active and productive lives that don’t stop when they enter our doors each work day. We want you to attend your child’s concert or sporting event, take that dream vacation and we know you may need to go to the doctor’s or wait for that repairman. You can do that when you work at Hallam-ICS because we don’t micromanage! We hire grownups who we are confident will approach their work responsibly; honoring their commitments to excellent work, our clients and each other. Our employees come to work engaged and supported because they are given the flexibility to manage their busy work and personal lives and provided the tools to make that possible.

To have an amazing career at Hallam-ICS you'll need the fundamental skills, respect for your colleagues and clients, passion for your work, attention to details and quality – and love for what you can do to help others.

What can you get from joining our team?

Great professionals are deeply invested in their field and truly committed to a long-term career. After all, it took several years of challenging education to get where they are and many more to learn the multi-disciplinary technologies.  It would make sense to work for a company that indeed appreciates the effort.

  • Become an ESOP member, at Hallam-ICS every employee is an owner.
  • Work with engineers, architects, scientists, environmental, health, safety and industrial people.
  • Travel - work with clients locally, regionally, throughout the USA and internationally. Unique opportunities have occurred, which included trips to Canada, South America, Europe, Africa, and as far away as Singapore.
  • Develop relationships with vendors specializing in high technology solutions for complex challenges.

Our Commitment

We are committed to meeting our customers' needs while maintaining a relaxed, small office environment with business casual attire and flex-time. Our commitment to our employees includes competitive compensation, benefits packages, professional development and assistance with continuing education. Hallam-ICS is an equal opportunity employer – M/F/V/H.

Open Positions:

Vermont - New York - Connecticut - Massachusetts - North Carolina

Vermont

OFFICE MANAGER – South Burlington, VT

Overall Activities:  We currently have an opening for an Office Manager in our South Burlington, VT office. If you are flexible, enjoy variety and like to help people, we have a great growth opportunity we’d like to talk to you about. In this position you will actively ensure the smooth running of our Admin Dept. and the general office on a daily basis, joining our Admin Assistant in providing all levels of Administrative support. We anticipate future opportunities for growth and additional responsibilities within the HR department.

Qualifications: 

  • Flexible and organized with a “can-do” attitude and a problem-solver mentality.
  • Able to multi-task and work successfully, accurately and timely while managing constant interruptions.
  • Strong Word and Excel skills – you are the guru or willing to become one.
  • Experience with Bluebeam is a plus.
  • Strong typing and formatting skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail required.
  • Ability to interact with many different types of individuals.
  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • 5 years of office experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, HR or the Social Sciences

Apply

INSTRUMENT AND CONTROLS TECHNICIAN – South Burlington, VT

Overall Activities: We currently have an opening for an Instrument and Controls Technician with a Calibrations focus in our South Burlington, VT office. This position will involve the configuration and calibration of instruments, assembly and wiring of Industrial Control Panels, installation and field wiring of Control Systems and Instrumentation and assistance with Control System loop checks, start-up and troubleshooting.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of electrical or instrumentation/controls experience in an industrial setting
  • Experience with the calibration of instruments.
  • Experience with PLC-based control systems, Instrumentation and Variable Frequency Drives.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good self-management and ability to work in a small, self-directed team environment
  • Computer literate and experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical drawings and Process and Instrumentation Drawings (P&IDs).
  • Ability to travel up to 25% to support regional projects.
  • Bio-Pharma industry/facility experience a plus.
  • Technical, Trade School or Military training in an industrial maintenance trade a plus.
  • Electrical License or enrollment in an Electrical Apprenticeship program preferred.

Apply


New York

ENGINEERING LEADER – Malta, NY

Overall Activities:

The New York regional office was opened in 2011 to serve the needs of clients in the region. We are growing and in need of a qualified candidate to lead a new team of engineering professionals. The ideal candidate should be an energetic, personable, intrinsically motivated individual, with a PE, who also has an entrepreneurial spirit. Leadership and management abilities are a critical part of this role along with sales and marketing experience

Qualifications:

  • BSME (or similar) and 7+ years of experience
  • A current New York State Professional Engineering license
  • Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, (MEP) experience in various industries
  • Strong Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) background
  • Semiconductor experience preferred but not required
  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to provide client proposals and estimates
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, or other similar software design tools
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Project
  • Ability to work in a small, close, agile team environment
  • Ability to work with small and large clients
  • Ability to build and lead a multi­discipline engineering team
  • Knowledge of project financials
  • Ability to travel to, and work from, client sites
  • Willing to train and share knowledge with others
  • Experience with risk analysis preferred but not required
  • Ability to network and communicate effectively with clients 

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CONTROL SYSTEM ENGINEER - Malta, NY

Overall Activities:

We are seeking a control system engineer to join the Hallam-ICS team in our Malta, New York office. As a member of our Controls team, you are responsible for designing, installing, managing and/or maintaining equipment used to monitor and control automation systems and machinery. You have the opportunity to put your skills to work programming PLCs, HMI’s, VFD’s and SCADA systems and assisting in proposal development. Additional experience with networking and virtualized environments is desirable but not required.

Qualifications:

  • BS in Mechanical, Electrical, Computer and Systems Engineering or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience in control system integration
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of facility, process and control systems
  • Experience configuring Windows Server and Terminal Services
  • Experience with virtual server configuration and administration
  • Ability to read, interpret and generate one-lines, P&ID’s, Panel Layout and Loop Sheets
  • Ability to work independently and a willingness to travel to remote project sites

Apply


Connecticut

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER - Middletown, CT

Overall Activities: We currently have an opening for an Electrical Engineer for our Middletown, CT office.  The candidate will be involved in multi-discipline engineering projects for biotechnology, pharmaceutical, higher education and research facilities in Southern New England, designing electrical systems, lighting, power and performing Arc Flash Analysis.

Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience
  • BSEE degree or equivalent
  • F.E. Registration is required, a Professional Engineering License is highly desirable
  • Strong technical and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD/Revit and other software design tools, as well as familiarity with both current good engineering design practices and the National Electric Code for building electrical systems is preferred

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MECHANICAL ENGINEER - Middletown, CT

Overall Activities: Working from our Middletown, CT office, the candidate will be involved in multi-discipline engineering projects for biotechnology, pharmaceutical, higher education and research facilities in Southern New England. The candidate should have experience with designing complex HVAC and Mechanical systems for a wide range of facilities.

Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience in HVAC and Mechanical system design
  • BSME degree or equivalent
  • F.E. Registration is required, a Professional Engineering License is highly desirable, LEED-AP is a plus
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills are required
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD/Revit and other software design tools, as well as familiarity with current good engineering design practices is preferred

Apply


Massachusetts

AUTOMATION BUSINESS LEADER – Mansfield, MA

Overall Activities:  The Massachusetts office is growing and in need of a qualified candidate to lead our team of automation engineers and technicians. The ideal candidate should be an energetic, personable, intrinsically motivated individual, who also has an entrepreneurial spirit. Leadership and management abilities are a critical part of this role along with sales and marketing experience.

Qualifications:

  • BSEE (or similar) and 15+ years of experience
  • Experience with the design, programming and start-up of PLC, PAC and/or DCS for a variety of industries
  • Batch (S88) Process Control experience preferred
  • Project management experience for turn-key control system projects
  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to provide client proposals and estimates
  • Ability to work with small and large clients
  • Ability to build and lead an automation team
  • Knowledge of project financials
  • Ability to travel to, and work from, client sites
  • Willing to train and share knowledge with others
  • Ability to network and communicate effectively with clients and partners

Apply

CONTROLS ENGINEER – Mansfield, MA

Overall Activities: We currently have an opening for a Controls Engineer in our Mansfield, MA office. This position will involve the design, programming and configuration of controls systems including PLC, HMI, SCADA and other components to ensure proper system operation.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • 3-10 years of controls engineering experience working with PLC, HMI and SCADA systems.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Technology or Computer Science preferred.
  • Proficiency with PLC ladder logic and operator interface and SCADA development packages.
  • Proficiency with Windows-based operating systems, word processing and spreadsheets
  • Ability to read and interpret P&ID and electrical controls drawings.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize and juggle multiple tasks
  • Flexibility and the ability to work in variable conditions
  • Interested in continually learning and developing new skills

Training or Experience with the following is a plus:

  • Experience with Visual Basic or SQL programming languages.
  • Knowledge of computer networking.
  • Experience with the installation of control panels and instrumentation. 

Apply

SENIOR CONTROLS ENGINEER – Mansfield, MA

Overall Activities: We currently have an opening for a Senior Controls Engineer in our Mansfield, MA office. This position will involve the design, programming and configuration of controls systems including PLC, HMI, SCADA and other components to ensure proper system operation.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • 10+ years of controls engineering experience working with PLC, HMI and SCADA systems.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Technology or Computer Science preferred.
  • Proficiency with PLC ladder logic and operator interface and SCADA development packages.
  • Proficiency with Windows-based operating systems, word processing and spreadsheets
  • Ability to read and interpret P&ID and electrical controls drawings.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize and juggle multiple tasks
  • Flexibility and the ability to work in variable conditions
  • Interested in continually learning and developing new skills

Training or Experience with the following is a plus:

  • Experience with Visual Basic or SQL programming languages.
  • Knowledge of computer networking.
  • Experience with the installation of control panels and instrumentation.

Apply


North Carolina

ELECTRICAL DESIGNER – Raleigh, NC

Overall Activities: We currently have an opening for an Entry Level Electrical Designer for our Raleigh, NC office. This position involves designing electrical systems, lighting, power and performing Arc Flash Analysis and Power System Studies primarily in large facilities.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Possess good self-management, technical and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to coordinate with different engineering disciplines and the desire to work in a small, self-directed team environment
  • Some design experience
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and other software design tools, as well as familiarity with both current good engineering design practices, the National Electric Code and NFPA 70E for building electrical systems is preferred. 

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Other ways to apply:

Mail your resume and cover letter to: Hallam-ICS, Human Resources, 38 Eastwood Drive, Suite 200, South Burlington, VT 05403

Email:  HR@Hallam-ICS.com  or Fax: 802.658.1457

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