Electrical Engineer

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    $75,000.00 - $100,000.00

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Electrical Engineer

Description/Job Summary

Performs a variety of engineering work in designing, planning and overseeing electrical systems. Responsible for troubleshooting process equipment as directed. Responsible for engineering to maintain and improve the efficiency and reliability of the refining process equipment. Designs, justifies, plans, coordinates and executes plant improvements/upgrades as directed.


  • Design, develop, and test electrical distribution systems, load centers, etc.
  • Perform electrical studies (load-flow, arc-flash, short-circuit, coordination, etc.) and specify electrical equipment (transformers, switchgear, motors, VFD’s, MCCs, etc.).
  • Identify, analyze and offer solutions to address system needs of the plant.
  • Prepare electrical drawings and specifications.
  • Manage project schedules and budgets, and obtain permits for operations.
  • Ensure compliance with safety requirements and standards procedures.
  • Working with purchasing, prepare requests for proposals and vendor specifications and evaluate bids.
  • Ability to work with various members of engineering, maintenance and health & safety.
  • Advise on code compliance.
  • Lead and advise the work of contractors.

Required Experience


  • A minimum of five years of experience in an industrial environment
  • Plant experience in electrical generation and distribution for both power and process plants
  • Strong verbal and written skills required
  • Experience supervising mechanical, electrical, or other skilled personnel is required
  • Experience using AutoCAD and MS Office is required

Preferred Experience

  • Familiarity with frequency drives is desired.
  • Programming experience with Allen-Bradley SLC, ControlLogix or similar systems
  • Knowledge of SAP preferred
  • Knowledge of work order interface desired
  • Familiar with OSHA requirements and Food Safety GMP\'s is desired

Required Education

  • Bachelor degree from an accredited college/university in Electrical Engineering.


Scott was very great to work with. I always knew where I stood in the process, had great response time with him and was a great person just to talk to and bounce ideas off of. I highly recommend him and feel as if I made a great friend in the process.

Christina Keller