Air Products - Allentown, PA

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Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases and chemicals, has an immediate opening for a ELECTRICAL DESIGNER at our Corporate Headquarters in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

The Electrical Designer will be responsible for the electrical design of a variety of industrial and chemical process type facilities. Candidate must have the ability to perform routine calculations and apply basic electrical knowledge to design power systems including voltage drop calculations, power supply sizing, wire sizing, circuit protection sizing, conduit sizing and cable tray sizing. Understanding the intent of the NEC and applying the knowledge particularly in the following areas of grounding, circuit protection, cable sizing and wiring methods is a requirement. Experience with electrical classification requirements for installations in hazardous area classifications is a plus. Candidate must have the ability to read and interpret Process and Instrumentation Diagrams and use that information as part of the work process to develop various design packages (i.e. control schematics, installation details and physicals). Candidate must be able to produce design drawings for control panels for panel fabricators, including panel layouts, schematics and bills of materials.

Candidate must have the ability to utilize or learn to utilize various software packages including Windows applications (Excel/Word), communicate via email, and to input to customized program spread sheets and databases including BOMs, training databases and job status reports. Candidate should be versed in the Microstation CAD platform (Autocad experience is acceptable) to draft drawings including single lines, schematics, physical location drawings, loops, panels diagrams, etc.

Drawing deliverables produced by the candidate include grounding layouts, underground conduit design, area lighting design, motor schematics, low voltage instrument diagrams, single line diagrams (under direction of an Electrical Engineer), physical plan and detail diagrams, loop diagrams, electrical building layouts, taking into account distance requirements per the NEC, cable tray modeling and layout, terminal box tabulations, conduit schedules and interconnection diagrams.

Candidate will also supply field support for their designs to field technicians, engineers and site contractors either on the phone, or on site.

- High school diploma or GED equivalent with a minimum of ten (10) years experience
- Technical Associate's degree is a plus
- Good communication skills is a requirement.

Air Products (NYSE: APD) serves customers in industrial, energy, technology and healthcare markets worldwide with a unique portfolio of atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, and equipment and services. Founded in 1940, Air Products has built leading positions in key growth markets such as semiconductor materials, refinery hydrogen, home healthcare services, natural gas liquefaction, and advanced coatings and adhesives. The company is recognized for its innovative culture, operational excellence and commitment to safety and the environment. In fiscal 2011, Air Products had revenues of $10.1 billion, operations in over 40 countries, and 18,900 employees around the globe. For more information, visit www.airproducts.com.

To apply for this position, please visit the Air Products Career Center at www.airproducts.com/careers. Click on the link – Search job openings from the left navigation bar. You can apply specifically to Job Req #9702BR. If you are a current Air Products employee, please apply via APOnline by clicking on Online Applications, then selecting Career Center.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered for an interview, or are currently employed by Air Products, will be contacted.

Air Products is an equal opportunity employer (M/F/D/V) where diversity matters.

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Air Products (NYSE:APD) provides atmospheric, process and specialty gases; performance materials; equipment; and technology. For over 70...