Job Description

An established steel products manufacturer in South Carolina is seeking to add an Electrical Project Engineer to its growing team! The most important task for this position will be handling new capital projects within the plant and integrating the equipment using PLC's (should have programming knowledge). There will be some travel (limited) to Texas to support their growing operations there and the set up of a new plant but it will be for short periods of time.


Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Managing various aspects of multiple technical systems projects concurrently through implementation -- including development, budgeting, scheduling, purchasing, and interfacing with team employees.
  • Designing or facilitating designs for modification of existing equipment, tools, or facilities, as required, to support manufacturing process requirements.
  • Overseeing manufacturing equipment, tools, or facilities, as required, to support manufacturing process requirements, including complete O&M manuals.
  • Developing equipment maintenance plans via reliability centered maintenance practices.
  • Performing and facilitating root cause failure analysis of equipment failures.
  • Executing modification of existing equipment and facilities, as required, making it suitable for current manufacturing requirements.
  • Interfacing with vendors and outside contractors to develop project budgets, as well as directing and completing facilities and equipment construction, modification or repair.
  • Participating in developing and maintaining the division CAPEX program.
  • Using computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to design equipment and facilities and perform engineering tasks.
  • Analyzing product or equipment specifications and performance requirements to determine designs which can be produced by existing manufacturing or processing facilities and methods.
  • Analyzing engineering proposals, process requirements, and related technical data pertaining to industrial machinery and equipment design.
  • Providing technical information concerning manufacturing or processing techniques, materials, properties, and process advantages and limitations that affect long-range plant and product engineering planning.
  • Compiling and analyzing operational, test, and research data to establish performance standards for newly designed or modified equipment.

Education, Experience, Skills, and Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering/EET preferred, or an Associate's in Electrical Engineering with strong Electrical Maintenance experience in a Manufacturing plant.
  • Experience with capital projects required.
  • Experience troubleshooting/ programming PLC's
  • Experience with control software highly preferred.
  • Functional knowledge of computer aided design software (update drawings) (AutoCad or Solid Works).

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