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Electrical Design Engineer

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Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Friday, December 21, 2012
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 Our client in the Ramsey area is looking for an Electrical Design Engineer to join their team!  This is a great opportunity with a manufacturing company that is currently leading in their field!  They are looking for someone to research, design, develop and select components for electromechanical and electronic control systems.


·         Design electrical control systems to meet requirements of quality, cost effectiveness, and energy efficiency

·         Generate and modify electrical schematics and panel layouts

·         Develop instructions for the installation of control systems

·         Design equipment and specify the components of products and systems used

·         Research and analyze data, such as design proposals to determine feasibility of design

·         Communicate with sales organization or directly with customers regarding product and system designs, performances, and specifications

·         Write proposals and proposal change orders that specify the overall design of the products and systems

·         Coordinate manufacturing activities to ensure products and systems conform to engineering design and customer specifications

·         Evaluate equipment during manufacturing and recommend design modifications as needed

·         Plan and direct personnel in development of methods and procedures for testing products and systems

·         Perform cost analysis of projects and implement cost reduction strategies


·         Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or similar degree or an Associates degree in Electrical Engineering Technology with strong experience

·         5 years experience in electrical control panel design with field experience throughout the product life cycle

·         Knowledge of National Electric Code (NEC) and UL, as well as best practices for control panel design is required

·         Experience with digital design, panel layout, schematic design, ladder logic programming, system testing, and troubleshooting

·         Understanding of electrical power distribution principles and design

·         Knowledge of the application and implementation of VFD’s for motor control

·         Experience in Electrical AutoCAD, CADD, and ERP

·         Strong understanding of electro-mechanical knowledge

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