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Electrical Engineer

Location : Cheshire, Ct
Job Type : Contract to Direct
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 7+
Required Education : bachelor's
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :

INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


HOT job available in Connecticut for an Electrical Engineer / Controls Engineer to be accountable for design, build and test of electrical control and automation systems (PLC, DCS).  The Electrical Engineer / Controls Engineer will be hands-on working directly with engineering and manufacturing team and be responsible for systems from design stage through commercialization.


Responsibilities of the Electrical Engineer/Controls Engineer include:


·       Work as part of multi-disciplinary teams to design, build, test, and document integrated 


        industrial automation and control systems from conceptualization through commercialization.


·       Prepare product or system layouts, detailed drawings, schematics, and bills of material that 


        meet project and code requirements.


·       Perform and document calculations supporting system designs.


·       Deliver systems on time and on budget.


·       Develop and document test procedures and system user and technical manuals.


·       Conduct system functional tests, and trouble-shoot equipment as required.


·       Provide technical assistance to manufacturing during system integration.


·       Assist with project planning, management, and scheduling.


·       Must be able to travel up to 15 percent annually, and up to 50 percent for short durations




 


Required Qualifications :

 


.Requirements for the Electrical Engineer / Controls Engineer include:


·       AS/BS in Electrical Engineering


·      7+ years of electrical design experience including experience designing, building, and 


        testing industrial electrical control and automation systems.


·      Expert knowledge of electrical codes: NFPA 70 (NEC), NFPA 79, NFPA 496, UL 508A, etc.


·      Expert knowledge of AutoCAD Electrical, or equivalent.


·      Experience with multiple PLC & IO product lines.


·      Experience with control instruments (pressure and vacuum transmitters, thercouple, 


       RTDs, pressure and temperature switches, etc.), valves and analytical instruments.


·      Experience with variable frequency drives (VFD) and Compressors.


·      Experience with reviewing and understanding P&IDs.


·      Experience with Robotics and/or Chemistry a plus.


·      Experience leading, or participating in, hazard and operability (HAZOP) studies.


·      Strong organizational skills and the ability to handle high-level multi-tasking.


·      Ability to work on multiple, simultaneous projects at various levels of support and 


       responsibility.


·      Strong written and oral communication skills.


·      Strong attention to detail.


 


Personal Qualifications


·      Team player able to work well with others in a dynamic, changing environment.


·      Self-starter who consistently demonstrates accountability and dedication to all team 


        members.


·      Strong work ethic with a desire to get things done, and a willingness to work overtime to meet


       deadlines.


 


Skills :
Autocad controls Electrical & Instrumentation Electrical Designer Electrical Engineer VFD
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