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Engineer, Electrical II

Location
Carrollton, Georgia
Posted
1 Sep 2022

A leader in technology and innovation, Southwire Company, LLC is one of North America's largest wire and cable producers. Southwire and its subsidiaries manufacture building wire and cable, metal-clad cable, portable and electronic cord products, OEM wire products and engineered products. In addition, Southwire supplies assembled products, contractor equipment and hand tools. We are proud to offer competitive compensation, employee benefits, tuition reimbursement, and unlimited growth opportunities. Our nearly seven decades of progressive growth can be attributed to our determination to developing innovative systems and solutions, exercising environmental stewardship and enhancing the wellbeing of our communities. How will you power what's possible? 

 

Location: SCUPP 

Southwire Job Description

Job Title: Electrical Engineer II 
Department: SCUPP Engineering (6604)
Location: Carrollton, GA
Reports To: SCUPP Engineering Manager 

 

General Summary  


The Electrical Engineer will support installations and maintain connected enterprise systems as well as support plant operations. 
The Electrical Engineer's responsibilities include maintaining, troubleshooting, documenting the connected enterprise system.  The engineer will be the liaison between SCUPP and Corporate Modernization installations.


Duties and Responsibilities
    Promote safety in the workplace on all project job sites
    Lead and direct contract workers to ensure installation requirements are met
    Coordinate with plant management, production scheduling, and support groups to complete projects on schedule
    Develop troubleshooting procedures, maintenance procedures, and operating standards for connected equipment
    Analyzing technical drawings, interpreting specifications, and determining requirements of a given project.
    Diagnosing problems and troubleshooting equipment.

For the control system focus area, knowledge and experience in one or more of the following is desired:
    Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) and electrical control systems
    Proficiency with Industrial PLC Protocols for Rockwell. DH+, Ethernet IP, DF1, etc. 
    Proficiency with Industrial PLC Protocols for Siemens. Profibus, Profinet, MQTT, etc.
    Proficiency with PLC programming software for RsLogix, TIA Portal, and S7.
    Experience database structure and language. MS-SQL, SQL, Oracle, stored procedures, etc. 
    Basic understanding of IP address and network structure
    Startup and commissioning


Qualifications and Experience Requirements
    Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science Engineering or equivalent experience
    2 or more years of engineering experience with SCADA systems required
    Knowledge and/or experience in industrial networks

Competencies

Nimble Learning
Customer Focus
Plans and Aligns
Collaborates
Balances Stakeholders
Action Oriented

Benefits We Offer:

  • 401k with Matching
  • Family and Individual Insurance Packages (Health, Life, Dental, and Vision) 
  • Paid Time Off & Paid Holidays 
  • Long & Short-Term Disability 
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Employee Referral Program 
  • Tuition Reimbursement Programs 
  • Advancement & Professional Growth opportunities  
  • Parental Leave 
  • & More 

Southwire is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 700156560-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Southwire
  • Location: Carrollton, Georgia
  • Salary: On Application