Sr. Electrical Engineer - Life Sciences

On-Board Companies
Raleigh, North Carolina
Jun 24, 2024
Jun 29, 2024
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
On-Board Companies is hiring for a Sr. Electrical Engineer in Raleigh, NC!

Position Details:

Position Type: Full Time / Direct Placement

Job Location: Raleigh, NC (relocation assistance available)

Benefits: Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision), 401(k) Match, Generous PTO and Vacation Schedule

Compensation: $135,000 - $175,000 salary based upon qualifications, annual bonus up to 20+%, plus ESOP shares.

Background - US citizenship plus capability and willingness to meet strenuous background check requirements of Federal, port, and critical energy infrastructure facilities is required.

Company Overview

Our client is a 100% employee-owned ESOP and one of the largest and most well-established engineering companies in the United States, with over 600 employees.

Project Management Responsibilities:

Provide the support of projects, assist with individual work coordination of responsibilities among several project demands. Travel to client locations and other corporate offices will be required, 25% travel. Client relationship management by status updates, scope clarification, or work planning both verbal and written (in English) is key to success.

Engineering Responsibilities: Engineering of the design, development, and implementation including software, hardware, and systems design integration of the various components on any given project, collaborating with Project Managers, Jr & Sr Engineers, as well as client personnel.

Work on the design of one-line diagrams, three-line diagrams, control panels, and approval of manufacturing equipment drawings and the implementation of these designs.

Implement the specialty software, power calculations, system analysis, and development of relay protection and control settings.

Learn and apply NEC, IEEE, NFPA, NERC, and other regulations and standards in the provided designs and installations.

Work on the detailed design for low, medium, and high voltage distribution systems including physical routing of circuits, installation details, conduit layout, and electrical room design. The work includes AutoCAD drafting of those designs.

Work on circuit design, operational sequences, installation support, start-up support, and on-site power generation and microgrids for private and utility customers. The successful candidate should have an aptitude and willingness to learn how subsystems in a power-generating facility interact including mechanical, process (steam/water), and electrical.

Provide control enclosure manufacturing support and designs such as station electrical service, lighting, cable-tray, AC load center, DC load centers, battery sizing, and other facility design requirements. The work includes the AutoCAD drafting of these designs.

Work on quality & project plans, process control sequence of operations, standard practices and procedures, scope of supply, requests for information, customer correspondence, and code commenting

Provide project documentation: task/periodic status reporting, percent complete estimating, production and assembly of required project manuals, organization and maintenance of current network-based project files, phone transcripts, meeting minutes, I/O lists, preparing purchase orders, specifying instrumentation, preparing price quotes, etc.

Occasionally work on programming of protection relays and other equipment.

Provide site investigation or construction support efforts which includes physically sketching equipment layouts, taking photographs, documenting circuit connections, documenting breaker setpoints, measuring equipment, asking client personnel questions, troubleshooting equipment, and performing other on-site tasks. Capability to work alone at a client site along with client personnel and remotely located office locations or client personnel is required.

Use AutoCAD, ETAP, and other software tools for the design of hardware and other equipment solutions.

Learning and complying with electrical safety requirements on active construction sites and at active operating power plants that have steam, high voltage electrical, and other hazards.

Minimum Requirements:

Education -BSEE is required, Masters degree preferred.

Experience - 5+ years of Electrical Engineering hands-on experience with industrial life-science background.

Skills - Knowledge of 480V and medium voltage power systems is required.

Software Tools - Requires strength in using DeltaV and Rockwell Automaton languages. Willingness to learn software such as SKM Powertools, ETAP, ASPEN, EasyPower, etc. is required along with installing, using, and maintaining MS Windows and vendor-specific software in a business environment.

Physical Demands of Position: Seeing, color perception, hearing, listening, clear speech, dexterity in hands, driving, the ability to travel distances, lifting, climbing, and ability to mount and dismount equipment, as well as, pushing, and pulling. Willingness to understand and comply with health and safety corporate policies of WM's customers is required. Capability to wear and use protective gear such as arc-flash protective suit, face shield, hard hat, safety boots, etc. with

On-Board Companies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.