Electrical Engineer

Location: Bowling Green, KY
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $65,000.00 - $82,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 1/3/2018
Job ID: 02555451
Job Description
Expanding company in the Bowling Green, KY area has an immediate need for an Electrical Engineer. In addition to being a new position, the company will also offer relocation, a full benefits package and a competitive salary based on experience.

Job Function:

Provides engineering analysis and evaluation of complex technical manufacturing problems, and provides the support needed to improve quality, productivity, and safety. Works closely with contractors, vendors, plant and corporate staff, and production and maintenance team members to improve existing capabilities and develop new ones.
Required Qualifications:
  • B.S. Degree in an Electrical Engineering discipline
  • 1-2 years of manufacturing work experience
  • Well-developed verbal, written, problem solving, interpersonal and communications skills
  • Proficiency in PLC programming and CAD
  • Ability to create machine control programs from scratch
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair electrical failures
Desired Qualifications:
  • Working knowledge of Robotics, Servo Systems and all aspects of industrial electronics
  • Familiarity with mechanical systems
Essential Functions:
1)  Evaluate and manage capital and kaizen projects in a time-critical environment.
2)  Provide analysis, evaluation and review of problems regarding automation, advanced methods
     and equipment, material handling, layout and material flow.
3)  Provide alternative solutions to anticipated or actual technical and/or business related   
     manufacturing problems.
4)  Develop safeguards and improve team member safety through process improvements.
5)  Provide training to production and maintenance team members.
6)  Provide trouble-shooting assistance to production and maintenance team members.
7)  Develop new equipment specifications and requirements.
8)  Design new equipment or redesign existing equipment, and coordinate its fabrication,
     assembly, installation, and startup.

Environmental Responsibilities
Responsible for performing tasks in an environmentally safe and legal manner, conforming to all applicable site/departmental environmental programs, and promptly communicating issues of environmental concern to the Human Resources Manager.