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Golden, CO


Golden, CO

Description :

Job Title: Electrical Engineer – Low Voltage Control Panel Design

Location: Golden, CO. (Relocation Assistance Available)

  • Must reside in commutable distance of Golden, CO. (This is an Onsite role, Remote & Hybrid work is not available.)
  • Some travel is required

We have an Associate Electrical position available in our Golden, CO office. This Electrical Engineer will interact directly with the customer and/or other company engineers and drafters in identifying requirements, developing specifications, and implementing/testing/commissioning/qualifying electrical solutions. The engineer researches systems ideas and draws up plans for power and control at 480 VAC and below, including instrumentation and control devices. The engineer is responsible for reviewing specifications and developing system specifications and drawing packages. The engineer conducts factory tests as needed. In addition, they provide support throughout the manufacturing and commissioning of the electrical and control systems they have designed.

Essential Job Functions

  • Responsible for 480 VAC design and drawings including motor branch circuits, power distribution and transformation, MCC design and specification, and electrical equipment specification.
  • Responsible for hazardous area design including Class I Div. 1 and Div. 2 code and design requirements.
  • Instrument specification, wiring, troubleshooting, and calibration.
  • Develops schematics detailing control system configuration and wiring, and design equipment panel layouts. This effort includes the ability to architect and specify control system designs and give work direction to technicians creating the drawings.
  • Knowledge of the NEC and associated national, state and local code requirements.
  • Work at customer site to perform the system checkout and start-up of electrical, instrumentation, and controls systems.
  • Develop the final record system documentation and provide system training to the customer.
  • Individual will be working on electrical and control system integration projects for clients across multiple industries including life sciences.
  • Must have a diverse engineering skillset with the ability to work independently. Should be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously. May act as Technical Lead or Project Manager on smaller projects ranging from $50K to $250K. This includes but not limited to:
  • Develops and executes implementation plans for the project.
  • Assigns work to meet overall project deadlines.
  • Ensures that all project team members clearly understand the scope of W-M responsibilities.
  • Develops schedules for W-M and customer requirements.
  • Evaluates progress on project and details changes.
  • Responsible for all purchasing and subcontractor requirements.
  • Responsible for development of costs and proposal of change orders to contract scope

Education and Experience

  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technology or equivalent experience is required.
  • Interest in progressing to a PE license is preferred.
  • 2+ years of relevant experience
  • Preparation of electrical, instrumentation, and PLC control panel specifications for purchase of materials and equipment and/or the solicitations of labor.
  • Experience in design of electrical schematics, including power distribution 480VAC and under.
  • Experience in the installation, checkout, and commissioning of electrical, instruments, and control systems.
  • Knowledge of the NEC and associated national, state and local code requirements; includes hazardous area requirements.
  • Familiar with construction, installation, maintenance, support, documentation, and testing activities to ensure compliance with specifications, codes, and customer requirements.
  • Familiar with construction and installation standards and specifications for use by electrical contractors.
  • Document and organize projects according to established procedures using various tools including computer software such as CAD, Excel, and Visual Manufacturing.
  • Review of fabricator and external design drawings, documentation and fabrication sequence.
  • Provide cost estimates for electrical controls according to established guidelines.
  • Monitor status and ensure delivery of project deliverables within budgeted cost and schedule.
  • Experience in industries such as Life Sciences, Building Automation, Food and Beverage, Oil & Gas and Mining.
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills needed. Ability to communicate and work with both team members, subcontractors and clients.
  • Experience with PLC programming is preferred.
  • Experience with AutoCAD is desired.
  • Professional references, preferably one from each of the following: a subordinate, a peer, and a manager.
  • Ability to travel up to 35%.

We offer quality benefit programs that include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Basic and Supplemental Life and AD&D
  • Long Term Disability
  • Voluntary Short Term Disability
  • Healthcare & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health Savings Account
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • 401(k)/Profit Sharing
  • 100% ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Will Preparation Resources
  • Worldwide Travel Assistance

Job Type: Full-time

How to apply :

Send "Pre-Screening" Question Responses & Resume to: [email protected]

Application question: Please provide the link to your LinkedIn profile?
Application question: What is your Work Authorization (US citizen, green card, etc)?
Application question: What is the highest level of education you have completed?
Application question: What is your desired total compensation?
Application question: How many years of 480 VAC design and drawings experience do you have?
Application question: How many years of Class I Div. 1 and Div. 2 code and design experience do you have?
Application question: How many years of electrical, instrumentation, and PLC control panel spec experience do you have?
Application question: How many years of PLC programming experience do you have?
Application question: How many years of AutoCAD experience do you have?
Application question: Do you currently live within a commutable distance of Golden, CO., (if not, are you willing to relocate to the area)?

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