Electrical Project Engineer



Advert ID



La Porte

Job Type




Salary Range

USD120000.00-135000 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Atlanta Engineering - (USA) 7000 Central Park Northeast Suite 950 GA Atlanta , GA 30328



Job Description


Reporting to the Regional Engineering Manager this senior role will be responsible for initiating creative engineering solutions to production process issues through the modification and improvement of existing equipment and subcomponents, or the design and development of new products. Utilize Engineering background to lead projects, develop and implement equipment or process improvements and other engineering functions within the assigned region. Position requires a strong balance between past hands-on experience and analytical engineering skills.


* Evaluates existing production equipment and layout to engineer design improvements enhancing productivity, cost efficiency, reliability, and safety. Can be sent to a facility with minimal guidance, establish and implement robust improvement plans.

* Optimizes manufacturing processes, including process control, set-up, changeover, automation, die development, new equipment selections and lean manufacturing workflow improvements.

* Supports the Director of Engineering and Regional Engineering Coordinator to coordinate major projects, develop project proposals, evaluates project feasibility and other activities as required. Supports operational improvement and strategic growth plans. May consult with specific strategic teams.

* Manages multiple large to medium size projects including scope development, specifications, schedule, estimating, cost tracking and resource planning for engineering and other technical activities relating to the project to ensure safety, regulatory, and policy requirements are met. Accountable for project execution relative to scope, time, and budget. Needs minimal guidance to lead successful projects.

* Designs and develops mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment or related devices in response to specific new products or manufacturing process requirements. Improves or modifies existing equipment or processes.


* BS degree in Engineering required. Advanced degree a plus.

* 7+ years of Project Management in manufacturing environment with practical expertise in electrical engineering.

* 2D and 3D AutoCad preferred

* Strong background in project planning, prioritization, and implementation. PMP certification a plus.

* Extensive experience leading large projects. Project examples include green field plants, multiple site projects, plant consolidations and acquisitions.

* Experience establishing and leading small project teams