Electrical Reliability Engineer in Charleston, TN at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 6/29/2020

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Job Description

JobID: 379897

Job Location - Charleston, TN
Electrical Reliability Engineer. This role provides technical support and reliability improvements to ongoing plant operations in the areas of Process Control and Power Distribution in a chemical process plant.

Typical responsibilities for the Electrical Engineer include:

  • Provide technical support with regard to power distribution systems and motor controls
  • Assist with equipment and process troubleshooting
  • Ability to learn and specify new electrical systems, schemes and solutions
  • Serve as engineering project manager for capital projects
  • Justify, specify, obtain approval, procure and install processes and equipment
  • Work with equipment suppliers, vendors and contractors to ensure maintenance and project group goals are met
  • Support project engineers in developing electrical and control systems
  • Analyze, develop and recommend design changes/upgrades to existing equipment to improve reliability and meet production requirements
  • Improve productivity by leading electrical distribution and controls related projects
  • Update P&IDs, electrical single lines and schematics when new equipment is installed or existing equipment is altered
  • Work effectively with engineering, maintenance and production teams across all levels of the plant organization
  • Assist in developing policies, standards, preventive maintenance procedures and tasks and operating procedures
  • Participate in and help coordinate plant shutdowns/outages
  • Ensure new installations and maintenance activities meet applicable code requirements and Olin procedures
  • Support plant and Operational and Maintenance Excellence goals, including continuous improvement / Lean manufacturing initiatives
  • Occasional travel required

Requirements for successful candidates include:

  • BS Degree in Electrical Engineering from a College or University accredited by the US Dept. of Education.
  • Minimum of nine years of experience in an electrical engineer position required. Power Distribution experience strongly preferred. Experience in a manufacturing process environment preferred, ideally a chemical manufacturer or refinery.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel and Project required. SAP and AutoCAD experience preferred.
  • Familiarity with Honeywell, Allen Bradley, PLCs, HMI and SQL Server database or equivalent
  • Demonstrated ability to interface and disseminate technical information across functions to achieve results at a plant level. Demonstrated ability to lead team efforts to obtain goals.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify problems and develop solutions for complex issues.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills - verbal and written.
  • Knowledge of ISO9001/RC14001 standards and procedures preferred
  • Knowledge of NEC and NFPA electrical codes


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