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Senior Electrical Engineer
Company  : Strong & Growing Client: A Leader in their Market
Location   : Domestic U.S.
Lead all aspects of electrical engineering at the Plants including plant power and control systems. Responsible for plant project engineering and management:
  • Responsible for ensuring the operational integrity and regulatory compliance of the plantís electrical systems and electrical maintenance programs;
  • Maintains electrical data, documentation, and drawings;
  • Implements electrical engineering solutions to solve problems and contribute to the companyís Operational Excellence;
  • Manages all aspects of long-term plant power supply needs and strategies;
  • Establishes electrical standards and implement the management systems to maintain those standards;
  • Designs for electrical and control components of engineering projects;
  • Takes the lead in the diagnosis and trouble-shooting of electrical systems;
  • Monitors plant power consumption and related charges, and implement techniques and procedures to minimize energy costs; and
  • Manages all aspects of site PLC/HMI systems to control all processes and provide data required for management of the Plants.
Project Engineering:
  • Supports Engineering Manager in preparing annual capital budgets;
  • Prepares and submits capital appropriation requests, including payback and IRR calculations;
  • Prepares scopes of work and engineering specifications as part of the RFQ process;
  • Develops and manages capital project engineering and construction contracts;
  • Manages construction contractors and verification/quality control of work performed;
  • Implements construction/installation strategies that coordinate with the Plantís production plans;
  • Actively participates in commissioning of engineering projects; and
  • Manages multiple capital projects ensuring that critical path and budget goals are met.
Maintenance and Reliability:
  • Identifies opportunities to improve Plant power and control system reliability;
  • Assists maintenance with the troubleshooting of Plant production equipment;
  • Ensures the appropriate preventive maintenance programs are in place for electrical installations;
  • Identifies and coordinates the required electrical training needs to support reliability;
  • Works with the Maintenance Department to implement process improvements;
  • Works closely with the Maintenance Department to support Reliable Asset Management objectives; and
  • Works with Production Department to set standards for Electrical and Control equipment purchases.
Education and Experience: 
  • Bachelorís degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited school is required;
  • Registered Professional Engineering License is a plus;
  • At least 5 to 15 years electrical engineering experience; and
  • Preference given to those with knowledge and experience working with and trouble-shooting of:
    • Allen Bradley based PLC control systems for process and equipment control as well as associated HMI graphics;
    • Large DC and AC motor drives control systems which utilize power electronics for variable speed control;
    • Electrical distribution systems ranging from 480V to 138 kV, including substations and MCCís;
    • Fiber optic and Ethernet based communications systems;
    • Power factor correction systems; and
    • Electrical systems in a heavy industrial environment. 
Computer Skills:       
  • Complete proficiency with Microsoft Office programs is required;
  • AutoCAD, MS Project, CMMS systems, highly desirable;
  • Other EE related software experience a plus; and
  • Allen Bradley PLC programs (PLC5, ControlLogix, MicroLogix, and DeviceNet) to troubleshoot system challenges.
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