This client is a major large global manufacturer located in the Louisville, KY area. They are currently expanding their manufacturing maintenance department. They are looking for an Electrical Maintenance Engineer. Candidates must have an Electrical Engineering degree and manufacturing electrical maintenance experience for equipment and operations in a manufacturing environment. The company prefers local candidates. They will consider relocation from nearby states only. The company is anxious to hire. They offer an attractive compensation, 10% bonus and relocation assistance for nearby states only. CANDIDATES MUST BE US CITIZENS OR PERMANENT GREEN CARD HOLDERS. NO SPONSORSHIP IS AVAILABLE!
GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION:
This position is responsible for providing professional Electrical Engineering service and technical support to Maintenance and Operation departments for the re-design, modification, re-engineering and retro-fitting of electrical equipment to improve quality and productivity.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
1.Analyzes and defines electrical equipment problems to improve quality and productivity, to repair damaged equipment, to save money and to improve production line up-time.
2.Re-designs, re-engineers and/or retro-fits electrical equipment that needs upgrading is damaged poorly designed or is incorrectly used in order to improve quality and productivity, to save money and to improve production line up-time.
3.Investigates and analyzes electrical problems, defines and scopes projects, makes engineering drawings or layouts, writes engineering reports, makes cost estimates, obtains bids, writes work orders, makes recommendations to management, obtains approval to purchase necessary equipment and materials, and works with Maintenance and Operations personnel to retro-fit and install.
4.Studies electrical requirements, maintenance manuals and maintenance procedures to design and establish a Preventative Maintenance program to increase equipment up-time. Coordinates all Productive and Preventive activities and insures all maintenance work is satisfactorily completed as assigned.
5.Communicates and coordinates with Maintenance personnel to provide technical expertise and support on the full-range of maintenance projects and programs to reduce maintenance costs, to avoid costly downtime and to increase equipment utilization.
6.Defines, prepares and controls work order jobs. Prepares work instructions, orders and secures spare parts for jobs to be completed to insure the orderly and efficient utilization of maintenance manpower and materials.
7.Provides for and ensures the timely, accurate and efficient administration and control of the spare parts (electrical) program-assures that all spares which are essential for the orderly and efficient operation of the plant are either inventoried on site or are readily available for delivery through equipment vendors in order to avoid unnecessary downtime waiting for spare parts.
8.Assists Operations and Maintenance with troubleshooting and repairs of Pollution control Equipment in order to meet EPA rules and regulations.
9.Follows OSHA regulation as it applies to engineering design, construction, maintenance and equipment installation to assure company compliance to safety and health requirements.
10.Keeps abreast of new equipment and techniques by reading appropriate journals, associating with professional organizations, trade organizations, colleagues, equipment vendors, service companies, consultants, and government agencies, and attending conferences, training courses and continuing education courses as appropriate.
1.Minimum of Technical Degree from approved University/College (BS/BA).
2.Basic computer skills required