Expand yourself -- and your potential to succeed! We are a leading solutions company providing mission critical systems for the electrical power distribution industry. Join our staff of motivated, forward thinking individuals and thrive in an atmosphere of learning and teaching.
Applicant must have 5+ years of hands on experience in field service and test engineering in the power industry. In depth experience with control systems, PLCs, ladder logic, wiring diagrams, and schematics is a must. Particular experience with Deif AGC controllers and B&R HMI’s is a plus.
Perform complex mechanical and electrical tests to ensure that physical characteristics, mechanical operations, and electrical functions conform to design and industry standards.
Verify Sequence of Operation for sophisticated Power Distribution Equipment.
Perform complex Factory Witness Tests in a fast pace environment.
Travel to remote sites to install, commission, maintain, troubleshoot, or perform critical field measurements of electrical switchgear.
Assesses defects and malfunctions and makes recommendations for improvement to Mechanical Engineers, Design Engineers and management.
Work closely with Quality and Engineering to improve test methods and to resolve problems of manufacturing assembly and/or process nature.
Set up and maintain test equipment.
Perform Point to Point, Hi-Pot and Current Injection Tests
Experience with protective relays and generators are a plus
Conduct and coordinate proper safety protocol and PPE at all times
Read complex electrical schematics and mechanical drawings, recognize components and their functions
Actively participate in continuous improvement efforts
Demonstrate collaboration & excellent teamwork skills
Demonstrates proper judgment, problem solving, troubleshooting and critical decision making
Work with little or no supervision and pro-actively seek out new work.
Effectively communicate with colleagues, customers, vendors and management (written or verbal communication)
Experience with AutoCad Excel, Word, and Outlook is a plus
Must be able to lift 40 pounds without assistance
Must be able to stand, bend, and lift throughout the course of the work day
Must be able to work from a ladder or from heights with proper equipment
Must be able to work in occasional extreme temperatures.
Must be able to travel for extended period of times, up to 50%
Must be able to travel and work variable work hours (weekends and holidays) as needed to maintain operational responsibilities
B.S. Degree in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
Minimum 5 years’ experience in switchgear, mechanical/electrical system field service testing
Safety Training in the Power Industry
Competitive Wages * Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
Paid time off * 401K
Job Type: Full-time
switchgear: 5 years
Electrical Field Service & Test: 5 years
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