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Electrical Engineer Cold Mill - Entry Level

Company:
Rice Consulting Group LLC
Location:
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Salary:
Commensurate
Posted:
November 21, 2016

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Description:

Our North America division is seeking to add a talented Electrical Engineer – Cold Mill to our Engineering team The purpose of this role is to plan, manage, and implement capital, maintenance and upgrade projects to continuously improve the cold mill’s electrical equipment, achieving specified measurable results, following all company policies and governmental regulations.

Responsibilities Include

Comply with all safety standards and regulations.

Independently evaluates, selects, and applies standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria in making minor adaptations and modifications to electrical equipment.

Apply lean manufacturing techniques.

Contributes to team effort by accomplishing tasks, promoting open communication with peers and providing updates to direct management.

Draft and submit budget proposals, recommend subsequent budget changes when necessary.

Maintains compliance with all company and governmental regulations.

Prepare and/or modify Electrical drawings, specifications, calculations, charts and graphs.

Build effective partnerships with plant personal through the implementation of small capital projects.

Provide technical assistance and training to all applicable personnel regarding electrical systems and functions.

Assist and lead maintenance in diagnosing equipment problems and recommend methods to prevent re-occurrence of these issues to improve reliability and reduce maintenance costs in the cold mill.

Analyze and diagnose root causes of problems and failures recommending and providing solutions to maximize uptime.

Identify potential issues related to the proper and cost effective operation and maintenance of equipment and processes to reduce costs and increase throughput.

Maintain the integrity of engineering drawings, files, project and equipment archives along with updating deficiencies as they arise.

Research, plan, and implement assigned projects/tasks to achieve the stated purpose while using the best technologies at the lowest cost.

Develop and maintain up-to-date specialist knowledge on Cold Mill equipment.

Required Qualifications

Four-year degree in Electrical Engineering or Technology required.

Minimum 1 year of experience in an industrial environment or at least 1 co-op or 2 internships worked in an industrial environment required.

Aluminum industry experience and experience with the cold rolling process is a plus.

Excellent written and oral communication skills, interpersonal skills, and organization skills required.

Lean manufacturing/Six Sigma experience highly preferred.

Knowledge of Statistical Process Control (SPC) and Continuous Improvement principles helpful.