Electrical Engineer

  • location: Lena, LA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $90,000 - $110,000 per year
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Electrical Engineer

Permanent position: A lumber manufacturing company is seeking Electrical Engineers in a variety of locations across Louisiana. The company focuses special emphasis on sustainable forests and the forest-product manufacturing businesses. They are seeking degreed electrical engineers with 3+ years of experience to work in their lumber mill locations. The company is offering full company paid relocation in addition to bonuses.

Responsibilities for the Electrical Engineer
  • Reviewing projects in their conceptual stages by checking drawings, and interfacing with plant operations
  • Developing electrical budgets for projects and managing installation and commissioning to avoid cost overrun
  • Utilizing Microsoft Project, scheduling projects by defining resources and project duration
  • Researching new electrical technology for applicable mill processes
  • Coordinating liquidation of obsolete equipment and parts inventory on decommissioned machines
  • Participating in preventive-maintenance audits at all sites; reinforcing safety culture by conducting safety and daily progress meetings for major projects, performing safety and health evaluations upon project completion
Requirements for the Electrical Engineer

  • Bachelor's or technical degree in electrical engineering or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of experience in electrical-engineering applications in a manufacturing environment
  • Proficiency in PLC programming, HMI programming, power and distribution systems, VFD programming and installation, Ethernet networking, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, and AutoCAD 2014
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    Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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      Electrical Engineer

    • location: Lena, LA
    • job type: Permanent
    • salary: $90,000 - $110,000 per year
    • date posted: 4/18/2019