We offer an exciting opportunity for innovative, self-motivated Engineers (Power Distribution) who are looking for well-rounded, hands-on experience within a stable and unique industry. Plastipak is the largest privately-held plastic rigid manufacturer in North America, with global operations.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to make a significant impact across the entire company with high-visibility exposure to all of the sites in order to understand from the ground up how to make us more operationally efficient.
You will gain experience in a variety of complex technical issues and will get the chance to lead projects that require in-depth programming expertise and gain significant knowledge in power distribution, among a variety of other engineering projects.
Having strong communication and the ability to be hands-on in a fast-paced company that provides exposure to both the corporate office and manufacturing floor environments are the foundation for success in this role.
The advanced Electrical Engineer (Power Distribution) will lead and/or support:
Responsibilities also include:
- Projects aimed at improvements related to electrical products, processes, and equipment. -Development of technical expertise on innovative machinery. -Excellent customer service in all interactions.
Skills/Qualifications REQUIRED SKILLS
- Design and evaluation of distribution and lighting systems, including 600V and higher -Install, troubleshoot, and debug Production Equipment -Develop and track engineering project budgets and timelines -Coordinate with key suppliers and contractors -Write specifications for electrical and other contractor bids, and design & performance specifications for purchased assets -Establishes and fosters all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), ISO, and safety standards. -All other duties as assigned.
- Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering, Engineering Technology or related -2-4 years of relevant Electrical Engineering experience -Experience with Circuit Breakers, Fuses, Switchgears, Distribution Panels, Transformers, and/or Wiring -Knowledge of AutoCAD (Layouts, Schematics and SingleLine Diagrams)
- Masters Degree preferred -Manufacturing facility experience (Injection Molding and/or Blow Molding Machinery, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, and Generators preferred) -Programming of Allen Bradley (RSLogix 5, 500 and/or 5000) and Siemens (Step 5 & 7) PLC -Experience with Servo Systems -Programming of Interface Systems, including RSView, Panel Builder, Iconics, Intellution, & Wonderware
Plymouth, MI Greater Detroit (Corporate)
Plastipak Packaging Inc. - 20 months ago