The electrical engineer will act as the primary technical interface between Powell project managers and our customers on all Powell projects. The electrical engineer will play a significant role in managing technical project costs, schedules, planning, risk management and communication. Our electrical engineers are the technical experts for Powell projects.
Responsible for specification review and communication of requirements to the business to enable compliance
Collaboration with the project manager on all engineering aspects of the project
Proactively manage overall engineering cost/budget and risk on a project
Accountable for maintaining engineering activities in a project schedule
Create project specific submittal logs that align with the project schedule
Generate and manage request for information/variance
Act as customer interface for technical inquiries on the project
Review and mark-up project documents for incorporation by production engineering team
Manage major buy-outs
Responsible for managing and reviewing vendor drawings for compliance to project specifications
Write vendor request for proposal for non-major buy-outs
Attend customer/vendor meetings and factory acceptance tests as required
Participate in internal project meetings as requested
Create test procedures (Production, Field)
Responsible for technical content of O&M Manuals
Coordinate with documentation specialist for generation of O&M Manuals
Familiar coordination studies
Ability to engineer basic Powell products
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor Degree in electrical engineering or other related field from an accredited institution and/or equivalent work experience.
Preferably 2-5 years of electrical engineering experience, in the construction, manufacturing, oil & gas and/or power distribution industry, or similarly complex projects.
Detail oriented and results driven
Ability to effectively execute on projects
Knowledge of codes and standards: ANSI, IEEE
Understanding of power systems, relay application, coordination and short circuit studies
Strong computer skills and ability to quickly adapt to Powell business systems.
Ability to analyze and answer technical questions from customers, project managers, sales/estimating when needed.
From strategic locations across the world, Powell is focused to deliver superior value to its customers through a full range of differentiated IEC and ANSI products and services. This offering is designed to satisfy the discerning requirements of the global market, across all industry sectors. Powell's equipment is used to safely and successfully power the operations of a diverse customer base:
Oil and Gas
Power Generation and Distribution
Pulp and Paper
Food and Beverage
Mining and Metals
The Powell culture has and will always be founded through our "can do" attitude. If we can imagine it, we can do it by transforming our visions into reality. Powell's goal is to be the company our customers can call when it absolutely has to be done right and on time. Our custom engineered-to-order solutions are second to none in providing the value you need and expect.
The electrical power industry is amongst the most safety-conscious groups in the world. Powell's core philosophy, to be Powered by Safety, ensures our products are designed to reinforce this position by bringing safety-related features to our customers. Powell knows and understands the concern of engineers, operators, maintenance technicians, employees, and suppliers. Compared to our peers, we deliver the most value by developing products and systems that function at the highest degree of safety while providing the ultimate in skilled operation and design.
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