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Senior Staff Electrical Engineer - RT

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Davenport, Iowa, United States
Posted:
November 11, 2018

Description:

Senior Staff Electrical Engineer - RT

Davenport,, Iowa

The Senior Staff Electrical Engineer is responsible (both individually and in teams) for the electrical engineering and process understanding of one or more pieces of equipment and/or facilities.

The Senior Staff Electrical Engineer’s assignment will focus in the following principal areas:

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

2) 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.

Additional Responsibilities:

•Contribute to the safety awareness of the facility through active engagement in department EHS activities and as a participant on site wide or Corporate topic specific teams.

•Provide coaching and mentoring to less experienced members of the engineering staff or maintenance organization.

•Create and conduct up skill training for maintenance crafts and other support resources.

•Oversee the activities of craft persons involved in the implementation of engineered solutions. In this role, be able to initiate and maintain an ongoing dialogue with installers to identify issues, clarify requirements, and facilitate use of safe work practices

•Manage external vendors who provide electrical design and support functions

•Be familiar with reliability techniques applicable to electrical systems used in an industrial setting.

•Critical Skills:

•Strong problem-solving skills, using both theoretical and practical methods to achieve improvements or correct identified problems

•Ability to oversee the activities of craft persons involved in the implementation of engineered solutions.

•In this role, be able to initiate and maintain an ongoing dialogue with installers to identify issues, clarify requirements, and facilitate use of safe work practices.

•Strong oral and written communications and a desire to coordinate and/or lead the activities of other members of a team

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

•Work effectively in a high-performance team environment and with cross functional teams

Relocation Assistance Available

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

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

2. Minimum of 5 years electrical engineering experience within a manufacturing environment

3. Experience with industrial automation, process control systems, power distribution, and PLC's.

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

5. Has the candidate had experience with capital projects from beginning to commission of the equipment?

6. Experience with combustion systems, large rolling mill control systems, or work in light metals industry. - Preferred Qualifications:

7. Experience working in a Union environment. - Preferred Qualifications:

8. Salary Expectation?

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

10. Complete Current Address