Automation Engineer / Project Manager


Overview of position 

Empire Comfort Systems is searching for a highly motivated, goal oriented individual to lead our automation efforts. The Automation Engineer will be responsible for developing and designing automated systems for Empire’s Fireplace, Heater and Grill Manufacturing.

Job Type: Full-time (non-remote)


  • Develop an automation roadmap
  • Design automated systems
  • Justify equipment and managing integrations
  • Interface with vendors
  • Lead internal support staff including Engineering, Maintenance, and Production


  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering degree
  • 5 or more years of experience in specialty machine design and integrating automation into a manufacturing environment
  • Strong project management
  • Strong leader ship skills
  • Strong organization and planning skills


  • Health/vision/dental Insurance
  • Paid  vacation
  • Life insurance
  • 10 scheduled holidays
  • 401k Retirement benefits, including employer match
  • Tuition Reimbursement

How to Apply

Send a resume and cover letter to Please include “Automation Engineer” in the email subject line.