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Project Engineer Electrical

Location
Neenah, Wisconsin
Salary
$54,763 to $115,000
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
8 Sep 2022
Neenah Foundry is hiring immediately for Electrical Engineer!

This position is expected to execute and guide electrical design and specification activities through all phases of the project development process. Coordinate and maintain high voltage electrical systems throughout the facility. Lead cross-disciplinary design teams including other project engineers and maintenance personnel working on projects of small to large scope. In addition to project management responsibilities, this engineer will contribute to the engineering department based on expertise and experience in electrical design. This individual will also develop and increase operation efficiency by utilizing PLC and robotic programs for automation encompassing our process equipment ensuring compliance with applicable specifications and standards, and completing work within the project budget and schedule.

Essential Functions

_Job duties may change over time and additional job functions may become essential. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions._

o Analyze project requirements and understand the use of methods, systems, and techniques across management and technical functions affecting a number of departmental operations.

o Valuable individual contributor in diverse situations involving new ideas and techniques and/or modifications of existing ones. Skillful in influencing the behavior of others.

o Make or endorse recommendations and advice to management with the review.

o Project planning based on factual and intangible elements. Requires selection from established precedents.

o Supervise and coordinate the activity of outside contractors as it relates to projects, and assure project safety and security.

o Must possess superior engineering skills.

o Must have advanced knowledge of electrical engineering and design and be familiar with applicable codes, testing of electrical equipment, components, systems, standards, and acceptable industry practices.

Expected Areas of Competence (KSAs)

o Knowledge of all requirements of Federal, State, and Local government agencies, and have a working knowledge of these regulations. Also, keep informed or proposed regulations and how they may impact the Company.

o Strong fundamental knowledge of electrical design and its application in industrial settings including 34.5KV & 4160V power, power distribution, Power Logic meters and controls, Allen Bradley processors, and manufacturing equipment controls.

o Critical thinking with exceptional problem-solving skills, ability to work independently and in a team environment.

o Proactive, resourceful, and highly motivated with good communication skills.

o Apply design knowledge in power distribution, grounding, lighting, control systems, and equipment specification and selection.

o Develop bids, plans, specifications, and appropriation requests for equipment and/or buildings and recommend contract awards.

o Provide engineering input on equipment feasibility, cost, and benefit studies.

_This position description is intended to cover the most significant, ongoing job functions and competency areas. Successful performance in the role will require performing satisfactorily other duties as assigned. _

Education and Experience Requirements

o Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering

o 5-7 Years of related job experience

o Proficient in ACAD and MS Office

Physical Requirements

Frequencies: Occasional (1-33%); Frequent (34-66%); Continuous (67-100%)

LIFTING DEMANDS:

o Lift 100 lbs. - N/A

o Lift 75 lbs. - Occasional

o Lift 50 lbs. - Occasional

o Carry 75 lbs. - N/A

POSTURAL DEMANDS:

o Standing - Frequent

o Walking - Frequent

o Sitting at a computer - Frequent

o Bending/stooping - Occasional

o Squatting/kneeling - Occasional

o Twisting - Occasional

o Climbing - Occasional

o Pushing/pulling - Occasional

The worker must be able to access, analyze and otherwise work with, enter information stored in or obtained through the company's computer system, and communicate effectively with co-workers and third parties who have business dealings with the company's operations.

Travel Requirements

Travel as required to support projects.

NEI is an equal opportunity employer and applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability status, or national origin.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $54,763.00 - $115,000.00 per year

Benefits:
401(k)
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Employee assistance program
Employee discount
Health insurance
Health savings account
Life insurance
Referral program
Tuition reimbursement
Vision insurance
Schedule:
8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday
Supplemental pay types:
Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:
Neenah, WI 54956: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Application Question(s):
Do you have 5 years of related job experience?
Have you worked for Neenah Foundry before?

Work Location: One location
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Details

  • Job Reference: 707223285-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Neenah Foundry Company
  • Location: Neenah, Wisconsin
  • Salary: $54,763 to $115,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent