Jason-Paxson.jpgJason Paxson

Manager Automation Engineering

Value Delivered

As Operations Leader, Jason is responsible for the daily operations, sales, and management of the Automation Engineering group. Jason provides his team with oversight on multi-divisional food and dairy projects. He works to help ensure that all projects are completed on schedule and within the scope of the project while also striving for consistent customer satisfaction.


Jason has been a valued member of the Shambaugh team for 19 years. His success stems from a combination of industry experience and an ability to adapt to roadblocks while still providing solutions in a timely manner.

In his time at Shambaugh, he has worked through various levels of automation engineering responsibility including design, programming, and commissioning. He has managed the automation design and implementation on several multi-division food process projects. Jason has programming and design experience with multiple programmable logic control (PLC) and human machine interface (HMI) platforms. His experience includes complete automation design on Greenfield projects, brownfield efficiency upgrades, and system migration.

Jason joined the Automation Engineering team after graduating from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering Technology.

The Personal Side

Jason and his wife have four children. He spends most of his free time trying to keep up with his four children. Jason enjoys the outdoors and making memories with his family.