Electrical Engineer - Concrete Production Equipment

(#10531) - Pacific Northwest
Industry: Concrete Block, and Pavers
Industry: Concrete Construction Supplies

Seeking a degreed Electrical Engineer for a well-known client in the Pacific Northwest!

Description:

Key Purpose:

Design electrical products and system controls by developing and testing components, specifications and methods

Responsibilities:

  • Meet customer expectations by clear and concise two-way communication.
  • Design and evaluate systems and products by applying sound principles of power management, system/component control, and human/machine interface.
  • Maximize the efficiency of the department by successfully accomplishing projects within the allotment time frame with a focus on avoiding any non-value added word or re-work
  • Provide product, service or equipment technical and engineering information by answering questions and requests.
  • Determine improvements by analyzing cost-benefit ratios of equipment, supplies, or service applications in customer environment, engineering or proposing changes in equipment, processes or use of materials or services.
  • Comply with federal, state and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; advising customer or product, service or equipment adherence to requirements; advising customer or needed actions.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Contribute to electrical engineering effectiveness by identifying short-term and long-range issues that must be addressed; providing information and commentary pertinent to deliberations; recommending option and courses of action; implementing directives.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed in a timely fashion and being willing to attempt new assignments or fill in for others as needed; accomplishes other duties as assigned.
  • Travel up to 10% to support sales efforts.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree – Electrical Engineering required
  • 5 years relevant experience
  • Or Masters with 3 years relevant experience
  • Interest in PC supervisory controls for equipment and/or process controls
  • Has a process control background
  • Experience with analyzing job results and planning workflow
  • Experience with maintain production schedules, on multiple and simultaneous projects

Required Technical Knowledge/Skills:

  • Software and programming experience for PLC and HMI
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Work, Excel, PPt, Outlook)
  • AutoCAD (Inventor preferred)
  • SalesForce.com
  • Experience with Visual Basic a plus
  • Rockwell Logix PLC Controls (RS Logix5000)
  • Rockwell closed-loop VFD as well as Servo drives and controls
  • (Graphical Interfaces) Factory Talk preferred
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