Easy Automation Inc. employs a wide range of occupations from production work such as machine operators, welders, and assemblers, to service technicians, engineering, computer programmers and administrative staff.  We always accept resumes and welcome your inquiries.  Feel free to email us with questions at any time at or call us at (507)728-8214.

We currently have the following career opportunities available:

Controls Engineer I – This position will be responsible for developing PLC and HMI programs, testing, phone support for HMI customers, as well as assisting in AutoCAD drafting. Occasional travel is required (both domestic & international). This employee must be professional and foster an attitude that is positive and open to new ideas.

Software Technician/Tester – This position will be responsible for testing new software to find flaws before it is released for public sale.  This person will also provide assistance to customers in regards to implementation, training and daily support of the software .   A strong accounting or bookkeeping background is required.  This position would  include about 25% travel.  General knowledge of Java and SQL is preferred.shutterstock_237143620

Software Developer:  3-5 years experience of software development and troubleshooting primarily on Windows Operating system.  Also required: experience and working knowledge of Java, C#, and SQL. Will be developing new products and updating existing products.  Working in a team environment as well as independent.  Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Software related field preferred.

Sales Professional – Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Business or Feed Manufacturing related field.  Self-motivated, positive, people person with basic knowledge of the feed milling process.  Travel required.  Salary flexible depending on experience. Experience preferred.

Easy Automation Inc. offers 90% paid employee health & dental, 401k, Health Savings Account, PTO, and Holiday Pay as well as a friendly work environment.  Please email resume or summary of work history to Jill Mathiason at or fax to (507)728-8215.  Applications can also be completed at our facility located at 102 Mill Street, Welcome, MN.

Easy Automation Inc. Bruce Larson Memorial Scholarship

Bruce P. Larson was a long-time employee of Easy Automation Inc.  In his over twenty years of service to EAI, Bruce was instrumental in developing the electrical/controls department at EAI.  Bruce lost his battle with cancer on May 3, 2015.  In honor of his commitment to excellence, EAI is providing a $1000 scholarship to a student pursuing a degree in a program from his career area.

Purpose of the Scholarship:

To provide financial assistance to a student with an interest in pursuing continuing education in the field of electrical controls or electrical engineering.


Students who meet the following criteria are eligible for the scholarship.  The candidate:

  • is a citizen of the United States of America
  • has a minimum grade point average of 2.8
  • plans to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at a two or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the entire 2017-2018 academic year in a career field related to the areas of electrical controls or electrical engineering
  • must submit application and all required materials by deadline date

Application Process:

Application materials must be received by April 1, 2017 in order to be considered.  The following materials should be submitted:

  • Completed application form
  • One page typed (double spaced) essay outlining student’s career goals and how they plan to use controls/electrical engineering to impact people in a positive way.
  • Official copy of transcript documenting G.P.A.
  • One letter of reference or recommendation from a teacher, coach, mentor, or other adult that is not an immediate relative
  • Letter of Acceptance or some form of verification of acceptance to a two or four-year academic program for the 2017-2018 academic year


One $1000 scholarship to cover tuition, books, and supplies will be awarded each year.   Award is not renewable, but students may reapply for the award each year they meet the eligibility requirements.  Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Notification to Recipient:

Scholarship recipient will be notified by May 1, 2017.  The recipient must submit a college transcript after the first semester of the 2017-2018 academic year showing successful completion of the first semester classes. This will also confirm that the recipient was a full-time student that maintained a G.P.A of 2.8 during that semester. Once this documentation has been received by EAI, a check will be made out and mailed to the academic institution.  The recipient will be responsible for providing EAI with the correct mailing information to their institution.