Electrical Engineer

Location: Aiken, SC
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $75,000.00 - $100,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 11/1/2017
Job ID: 02537864
Job Description
Plant Electrical / Controls Engineer for a very large (over 1 million square feet) manufacturing plant in South Carolina (near Augusta, GA). Our client is a Fortune 500 manufacturer who is the international leader in its field.  The plant cost $1.2 billion and is the most expensive commercial plant ever built in South Carolina.  This is one of our best clients. 
This Engineer reports to the Engineering Manager and will be responsible for controls and power design, project and troubleshooting engineering at the plant. The projects will be performed by in-house maintenance personnel and outside contractors. The majority of the work is with controls.
  • BSEE or BSEET degree and 2+ years of plant engineering experience are required.
  • The experience must include extensive Allen-Bradley PLC programming experience and prefer AC/DC motor and power distribution experience. 
  • Only a BSEE or BSEET from an accredited institution is acceptable.   
  • This engineer will install and test equipment and train operators and maintenance technicians.
  • Manage/control capital and expense budget in order to meet plant objectives.
  • Barcode reader Technology experience is a nice-to-have skill.
This role requires someone who is very self-directed and self motivated. This role will extend other collaborative and innovative "thinkers" and team members, so it is not like working on an island, but this person needs to have a "plan" and "work the plan" based on his/her own directives and tasks. They will NOT be given tasks. This is A LOT of project management and trouble shooting. Must thrive in FAST PACED ENVIRONMENTS. Enjoying having a couple things going on in each phase of the project or problem solving.

Our client will relocate from all sections of the US and has excellent relocation and benefits packages.  In addition to base salary, bonuses have been getting paid monthly.