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Senior Electrical Engineer - Rolling - RT

Absolute Opportunities
Davenport, Iowa, United States
November 11, 2018


Senior Electrical Engineer - Rolling - RT

Davenport, Iowa

The Senior Electrical Engineer is responsible (both individually and in teams) for the electrical engineering of one or more pieces of equipment and/or facilities within Davenport Works. You will 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 Senior Electrical Engineer’s assignment will focus in the following principal areas:

Manage all aspects of engineering project work, including investigation, specification, design, funding, installation, tune up, documentation, maintenance training, and statistical startup of plant equipment.

Provide Electrical engineering and process improvement support in assigned areas of the production facility, including problem solving, tactical support, and proactive thinking with respect to process capabilities.

Provide Engineering leadership in assigned area including: working with area leadership to make technical operations support decisions and supporting less experienced engineers with coaching and mentoring.

Additional Responsibilities:

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

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

Oversee the activities of skilled craft personnel involved in the implementation of engineered solutions including creating and conducting the up-skill training for maintenance crafts and other support resources

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, but will be expected to work off-shifts, as needed, to support the functions of this role

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

1. B.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution

2. Minimum of 5 years of electrical engineer experience in a manufacturing environment

3. Experience leading, managing and executing electrical projects including design, installation, and commissioning

4. Experience with industrial automation, process control systems, power distribution, and/or PLC's

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

6. Manufacturing experience in the metals or similar industry - Preferred Qualification:

7. Experience with rolling equipment - Preferred Qualification:

8. Experience with data analytics - Preferred Qualification:

9. Salary Expectation?

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

11. Complete Current Address