Armstrong World Industries' Floor Products Division is actively seeking a hands-on Electrical Engineer to be located at our plant in Beverly, WV. Witness the power of ideas, innovation and inspiring career growth and opportunity! Explore your creative passion with Armstrong and feel a sense of ownership and reward while being challenged to come up with global solutions that push products and services high above the competition. Come join a team that is enjoying the fastest global growth in the history of the Armstrong business. Discover at Armstrong there is no ceiling to professional and personal possibilities!
Our engineering team will play a critical strategic role in planning and executing capacity & improvement projects of varying commitments in our Hardwood Manufacturing facilities in North America. Project scopes can range from upgrading major assets to building new lines or processes. Technical efforts to ensure sustainability of manufacturing effectiveness while expanding capacity and capability.
Our engineers have the opportunity to work closely with all levels in our organization, including global manufacturing leaders, Innovation resources, plant and operations staff, and outside suppliers. Armstrong enjoys world class safety performance, and the safety processes are integrated into each project team and each project.
This position will be based in Beverly WV, but will travel to Somerset KY, and West Plains MO as needed.
Lead major capital projects per agreed cost, schedule, and performance.
Applying sound process control and power concepts and engineering principles to all work performed.
Actively participating as a member of a multifunctional project team executing a variety of capital projects from concept to asset installation and start-up.
Investigating operation problems with the process or equipment and then recommending corrective action to be taken. This includes consulting with production personnel, analyzing the supporting data, recommending corrective action, and following through on recommendations to evaluate their effectiveness.
Specify equipment, work with vendors, and design, procure and install controls and power to control new production lines within existing facilities.
Participate in Lean events to drive rapid process improvements.
Mentor and develop junior electrical engineers and maintenance personnel on technical and engineering best practices and precision maintenance.
This position will require up to 50% travel depending on the scope and phases of the projects.
This position will have responsibilities for multiple manufacturing locations.
Ensure compliance with all standards and customer requirements, including NFPA 70E and NEC Guidelines.
Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering
Minimum of 7 - 10 years direct experience with project planning and execution
Examples of project ownership and project management skills.
Allen-Bradley PLC and associated software (Wonderware, RS Logix, etc) experience
Proven ability to communicate and integrate well across organizational functions/units
Demonstrated presentation and technical skills, and hands on installation and construction skills
Travel to manufacturing locations
Lean or other process improvement experience
We offer competitive benefits including options and choices to fit your needs such as medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, long and short term disability coverage, 401k plan, paid time off, and product discount programs.
About the Company:
Established in 1860, Armstrong World Industries, Inc. is a multi-billion dollar global leader in the design and manufacture of floors, ceilings, and cabinets with a focus on innovation, design, and environmental sustainability. Based in Lancaster PA, Armstrong serves both the residential and commercial markets operating plants and distribution centers in eight countries with over 9,000 employees worldwide.
About the Location:
With approximately 17 acres under roof, our Beverly Plant manufactures solid wood floor products and is the largest Kiln facility east of the Mississippi. It is one of the larger employers in the area with over 600 employees working multiple shifts in manufacture and shipment of our wood flooring products.
Located in the heart of West Virginia, Beverly is surrounded by beautiful mountain ridges, geological wonders, historic Civil War sites, state parks and national forest recreation areas. The town is also conveniently located within an hour's drive to some of the best ski resorts that West Virginia has to offer (Snow Shoe, Canaan Valley and Timberline).
How to Apply
Armstrong is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Armstrong - 10 months ago
Armstrong is a global leader in the design and manufacture of floors, ceilings and cabinets.