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Electrical Engineer- Plate Mill - RT

Absolute Opportunities
Davenport, Iowa, 52801, United States
November 14, 2018


Electrical Engineer- Plate Mill - RT

Davenport, Iowa 52801

The Electrical Engineer is responsible (both individually and in teams) for the electrical engineering of one or more pieces of equipment and/or facilities. Engineers have the responsibility for coordinating and implementing Lean Manufacturing principles across material flow paths, and thus must gain a complete view and understanding of the manufacturing process to be successful.

The Electrical Engineer’s assignment will focus in one or both of two principal areas: 1) Design, installation and commissioning of new and revised equipment.

2) Electrical engineering and process improvement support in assigned areas of the production facility.

Additional Responsibilities:

Participate in all and manage some aspects of engineering project work, including investigation, specification, design, funding, procurement, installation, commission, tune up, documentation, maintenance training, and startup

Estimate and manage capital investments associated with project work, including funding request preparation and expenditure projection, tracking and reporting

Support capital improvement and continuous improvement projects

Provide support in the identification of problems, problem solving to root, implementation of corrective measures

Oversee the activities of skilled craft persons involved in the implementation of engineered solutions

Initiate and maintain an ongoing dialogue with installers and maintainers to identify issues, clarify requirements, and facilitate use of safe work practices

Manage external vendors who provide design, material, installation and other support functions

Work primarily daytime shifts M-F, yet is expected to work off-shifts as needed to support the functions of this role

Minimum Years of Experience 3

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

5 years of electrical engineering experience

Manufacturing experience in the metals or similar industry Experience with rolling equipment

Technical knowledge to support the installation, operation, and repair of controllers, drives, and other automation technology

Previous experience with data analytics

Technical skills and desire to use problem solving skills to achieve improvements or correct identified problems

Good oral and written communications skills and ability to function as a member of or lead team or group activities

Flexibility to grow with the organization as it evolves to create more efficient, higher functioning teams and systems

Work effectively in a high performance, cross functional team environment

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11. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

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