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Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing
Type: Public Company
Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123
The Electrical Engineer position will be based in Buffalo Grove, Il. Responsible for the function of the plant and reports to the Facilities Manager. Accountabilities include providing electrical, instrumentation, BAS and technical assistance in support of the day-to-day operations, as well as providing engineering and project management support for plant projects.
We are looking for someone who demonstrates:
Passionate customer focus
Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
Relentless drive to win
Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do:
Provide technical assistance in upgrades or replacement of existing low, medium & high voltage switchgear and protection schemes. Ensure all new installations and relocations meet NEC and NFPA 70E requirements.
Review and ensure all electrical one-line diagrams are accurate and up to date.
Assist with Power System and Arc Flash studies as needed.
Improve substation maintenance programs and their execution.
Proposes new programs to keep equipment and processes technologically advanced and leading the industry in product quality, productivity, energy efficiency, environmental responsibility and safety
Interfaces with, global PCT manufacturing plants, tread and mold design group and corporate marketing during new equipment development feasibility studies
Makes informed recommendations for additions and modifications to new and existing equipment
Identify, develop, and execute capital/expense projects that proactively improve the safety, reliability, operability, capacity, and cost of Anniston plant operations. Provide high-quality design, scope, and cost/schedule estimates that are consistent with our commitment to continuous improvement.
Perform the project management function for the execution of small and mid-size capital projects.
Provide electrical and maintenance assistance in the day-to-day operations of the department and operations.
Design, specify, install, and troubleshoot industrial electrical and instrumentation control systems.
Projects may include, but not be limited to: Facilities Maintenance, Safety Projects, GMP and Non-GMP-type Projects, Office and Exterior Construction related projects
Assist with completing assessments and evaluations of existing plant infrastructure systems to help develop future capital plans.
Maintains safe and clean working environment by enforcing procedures, rules, and regulations.
Coordinate plant efforts in reviewing breakdowns and failures with the intention of eliminating root causes of the failures, increasing the on-stream time of the plant, and reducing costs.
Provide technical training to maintenance/production departments to improve their understanding of electrical equipment systems.
Performs additional related duties as assigned.
Here is some of what you’ll need (required):
B.S. degree or equivalent in Electrical, Electronic, Mechanical or Engineering Physics.
5 to 7 years of progressively responsible work experience in electrical engineering.
Five years’ experience in control system design and panel layout.
In-depth knowledge of modern safety systems and safety circuit design.
Experience with variable frequency drives (VFDs) and servo motion control.
Systems knowledge and experience to include: HVAC, compressed air, electrical distribution, stationary systems, and structural design.
Training and experience in using Lean Manufacturing tools preferred
Travel required – 10% (Equipment Run-offs or other site visits)
Here are a few of our preferred experiences…
Experience/knowledge in plastic injection molding operations.
Experience in manufacturing equipment installations and start-up, particularly on from a Facilities support stand-point.
Current engineer license.
Familiar with facility commissioning and FDA validation requirements.Minimum 1 year experience in the manufacture of medical devices.
Experience with FDA Quality System Regulation (QSR) Part 820 of Title 21 of the Code of Federal Regulations
Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide:
Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
Employee discounts at local retailers
Flex does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Flex does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status or any other status protected by law. Flex provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: email@example.com. Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Flex will be reviewed at the e-mail address. Flex will contact you if it is determined that your background is a match to the required skills required for this position. Thank you for considering a career with Flex.
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Internal Number: WD049753
Flex is a leading Sketch-to-Scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help the world Live smarter, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets.
We believe in a brighter tomorrow and what people can do when our lives are connected. That’s why every day we set out to do one thing–-create a smarter, more connected world. Our focus is developing and empowering talented people to deliver on their potential, providing employees with a healthy, safe and secure workplace.
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