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Electrical Engineer

Kirkwood, PA 17536

Posted: 07/03/2023 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 25642

Job Description

We have an immediate need for an Electrical Engineer in the Kirkwood, PA area.

Job Details:
Electrical Machine Design which includes all power, control systems, and electrical diagrams required to meet the customer’s specifications for each project assigned. 
Understand, design, and practice machine safety and Lean Management.
Design control systems from concept to completion. 
Assemble complete and accurate Bills of Materials (BOMs) for the Machine/System design 
Design and develop Machine/System Programs.
Design and develop Machine/System Operator Interface programs.
Provide field service technicians remote support during system service calls, installation, and commissioning 
Provide on-site troubleshooting and startup support as needed 
Provide solutions for End of Life (EOL) components to support customer needs.  
Determine spare parts list.
Assist the Applications Engineering and Product Managers during the scope phase of a potential project 
Travel up to 20% 
Other tasks or duties as assigned 

  • BS Degree in Electrical Engineering(or similar field) OR combination of an AA degree and a minimum of 5+ years of relevant experience.
  • 5+ years of Electrical/electrical engineering experience.
  • Proven project management skills
  • Excellent organizational, oral, and written communication skills
  • Proven problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, Dynamics 365 desired
  • Knowledge of industrial communications (Ethernet/IP, DeviceNET, Profibus, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Allen Bradley PLC and Operator Interface hardware and software (primarily Compact Logix and Panel View Plus series)
  • Ability to understand and design electrical control schematic ladder diagrams 
  • Working knowledge of industrial electrical and control systems
  • Ability to specify, and assist with installation, debugging, and start-up of electrical control and power system equipment
  • PLC programming skills necessary to make a machine function properly and safely
  • Operator interface programming skills necessary to run the machine easily and without confusion
  • Be able to understand how a machine mechanically functions.
  • Be able to apply electrical components to a control system to make the machine run as designed
  • Understand and have the capability to apply electrical codes and regulations such as NFPA 70, NFPA 79, and UL 508a

Pay range: $90,000 +
Location: Kirkwood, PA
If you’re interested in this position, call Jesslin Ward at 678-802-6626 or email your resume to jward@selectek.com.
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Meet Your Recruiter

Jesslin Ward
Technical Recruiter

Jesslin is from North Georgia and graduated from Kennesaw State University with a degree in Hospitality. While working in the hospitality field, she realized her love of human resources and transitioned to a career in HR before finally ending up as a technical recruiter at Selectek. Outside of work, she is an avid reader of mysteries and thrillers and enjoys trivia, family game nights, traveling and hiking with her husband, Scott, and Chihuahua-mix, Mateo.

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