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Sr. Electrical Engineer - Onsite - Dublin, OH (CLE 18136) in Columbus, OH at Middough Inc.

Date Posted: 6/28/2018

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    Columbus, OH
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Job Description

Sr. Electrical Engineer – Off site 

We are seeking, on a temporary basis of no less than 4 months and possibly up to 2 years, an Electrical Engineer with a solid industrial background.  Ideally, the candidate will process at least 5+ years of Industrial Electrical Power Engineering experience, with low & medium voltage power utilization systems (Motor Controls, Lighting, Utility Systems, etc). Chemical or process industry experience is preferred.

Position Description:
The Senior Engineer collects and prepares data/information and performs detailed engineering calculations. Senior Engineer’s perform basic engineering design for review and approval by senior department personnel. The Senior Engineer demonstrates technical/professional growth annually by maintaining active membership in professional organizations and participating in technical seminars/courses.

This position supports a single large capital project, key to the future success of the company.  Commissioning newly installed power equipment at the end of the project is anticipated.

Essential Functions: 
  • Collects and prepares data/information, performs detailed engineering calculations, and writes formal engineering/technical reports.
  • Develops technical specifications & data sheets, performs technical evaluation of bids, and recommends best value design which meets client requirements for operability, reliability, maintainability and safety.
  • Leadership in field work by checking installations and problem solving activities.
  • Performs calculation checking and vendor drawing reviews.
  • Serves as Project Lead for single-discipline projects by estimating work hours, developing scope of work, making staffing recommendations, and checking drawings.
  • Interacts with other departments and suppliers to obtain pertinent information.
Skills and Qualifications: 
  •  Bachelor of Science in an Electrical Engineering discipline required
  • 10+ years of progressive design experience/project experience in an industrial setting (Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Petrochemical, Pulp & Paper, Mining, or other non-Commercial environments)
  • Experience with power distribution systems, motor control systems, variable frequency drives, short circuit calculations, and mode calculations substation
  • Working knowledge of power system analysis software, (ArcFlash, SKM, Short Circuit Anayysis, EZ Power), and AutoCad 3D
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Proficiency in SKM Power Tools a plus
Physical Demands:
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing duties of this job, the employee will:
  • frequently be required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs and ladders, balance, stoop or kneel, talk and hear, and use fingers and hands to feel objects, tools or controls;
  • frequently use up-close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Physically able to climb ladders and not have a fear of heights
 In addition:
  • Overtime may be necessary as workload’s dictate. This may include weekdays, weekends and/or holidays.
  • May require occasional overnight travel to another client location/facility or the home office.
  • Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply.
  • When working outside Middough’s office, appropriate safety training and safety equipment will be provided by Middough and/or Client, as required.
Middough Inc. does not support sponsorship for any applicant that requires an employment visa (i.e. H-1B) to work lawfully in the US.
Middough Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of diversity and actively recruits minority, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.


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