Careers

Seeking Success

Swiss Valley Associates, Inc. (SVA) understands that it’s greatest asset is the skilled employees that make up our organization. These talented individuals that form our team are dedicated to the satisfaction of each client that we work for. From initial estimating to final construction, the SVA team takes the extra steps necessary to provide each customer with a pleasant project experience.

SVA employs a flat management style and utilizes a lean business model.  We are looking for people who enjoy using their education and experience to solve difficult technical problems and perform interesting projects. You can accomplish this while working with a team of professionals who are equally motivated to provide high levels of service to our clients with solutions that fit their needs.

SVA offers you a mid-size firm work environment opportunity to grow and develop your career. Not only will we help you develop professionally, but will also provide rewarding opportunities to participate in projects that improve the health and well-being of our communities.

We offer a matching IRA savings plan, QSEHRA health care benefit, profit sharing, professional development, flexible time off for vacations, and personal time off.

Current Opportunities

Electrical Engineer

Position Description

Swiss Valley Associates, Inc. (SVA) is an Engineering and Controls company in the Ohio River Valley area. SVA incorporated in 2000 with a vision to provide world-class engineering in the tri-state area. SVA continues to be committed to this mission and has significantly expanded its service area. Our commitment to innovative solutions to complex engineering challenges has led to the successful completion of hundreds of projects over the last 20 years.

SVA implements a 5-Way Win strategy on every project. For a project to be successful, all parties involved need to win.  This extends to SVA clients, communities, contractors, vendors, and employees Our passionate and dedicated team of professionals are the key to our success story. Our in-house design team of qualified engineers, programmers and designers leads our advancement in the controls sector enabling us to specify, design, and fabricate industrial control systems for our clients with the utmost in quality, control panel design and fabrication.   

Swiss Valley Associates is currently seeking to add an Electrical Engineer that shares our mission and wants to become a part of a committed team.  

Applicants must have some significant experience and will be compensated accordingly. Job duties of this new electrical engineer will include both in-office engineering tasks as well as the installation of control systems in the field. Primary responsibilities range from designing building electrical systems to programming PLC’s.

Responsibilities

The job duties include:

  • Building electrical design
  • Design electrical solutions for industrial automation projects.
  • Design, program, simulate and test automation machinery.
  • Preparing and issuing project specifications and drawings.
  • Cost estimating of automation projects.
  • Troubleshooting, servicing, testing, and debugging new and previously installed equipment.
  • Participate in panel building in SVA’s panel shop and in field installations on-site.
  • Manage system checkouts, commissioning, and startup.

Required Skills

Experience / Education Preferences:

  • Educational or work experience in control (PLC) systems.
  • Proficient with computer aided drafting software (AutoCAD).
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be proficient with MS Office software.
  • Must be able to occasionally travel.
  • Associates or bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.

Interested applicants please send your resume to service@svaeng.net.

Interested In Becoming a Part of Our Team?


A Great Place to Work

Swiss Valley Associates is made up of caring, compassionate, smart, dedicated, and friendly people.  We are blessed to use the talents we have been given to design and manage projects. 

I truly enjoy the work that I do here and the people that I work with. They are all so appreciative of my work and value my input. They genuinely care about each of us and encourage us to grow professionally and personally.

Vicki Krieg

The leadership promotes the 5-way win where all parties in a project benefit from working together. This business philosophy contributes to an enjoyable work environment and motivates us to provide the best value for the clients.

Matt Brake

It has been a privilege and honor to be a part of the team at Swiss Valley Associates. The company is always supportive and encouraging when the opportunity is present to learn and grow. Our SVA team is more than co-workers but more like a family. We help each other in the office, in our communities, and they make it easier to balance our work with family. Their morals and values make working here a blessing. Another plus is being located in the Ohio Valley which is close to my home. SVA is the best team to be a part of professionally and personally.

Shawnee Daniels