Electrical Engineer - Covington, Virginia United States - 16267

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Job #: 16267
Title: Electrical Engineer
Job Location: Covington, Virginia - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $100,000.00 - $110,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Great opportunity in small town VA for a Manufacturing Electrical Engineer


  • This position provides engineering support for capital projects from concept to completion, including cost estimates, design, procurement, construction oversight, startup assistance, and documentation.
  • Support complex repairs and maintenance efforts of the plant electrical, instrument, and control system.
  • Additional responsibilities will include working with production, maintenance, and engineering teams to develop project roadmaps, acquiring quality assurance expertise in fabrication, construction activities and management of extended plant outages.
  • Support the maintenance of accurate and effective documentation for instrument, electrical, and control systems.
  • Support training activities for production, maintenance, and technical personnel on an as needed basis to insure compliance with NFPA guidelines and OSHA regulations.
  • Integrate with and create teams including, but not limited to, safety program progress, root cause failure analysis and operational stewardship. Engineer must be able to perform as a team member and leader.




  • Bachelor’s Degree - Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
  • 5 – 10 yrs. experience with industrial power and electrical systems including high voltage power distribution. This should include experience in providing maintenance support to production operations.
  • Extensive theoretical and applied knowledge of electrical engineering principles applied in an industrial facility.
  • Knowledge of instrumentation and control systems is preferred.
  • The ability to manage and organize time, interact with people from all levels of the organization and capable of sustaining a drive for excellence.
  • A working knowledge of instrumentation and control systems would be a definite plus.
  • Ability to communicate clearly by written and verbal reporting, and possess above average fluency with technical software.
  • Attention to detail should be an ingrained behavior.
  • This position is in a 24/7 manufacturing plant environment and some extended working hours are required to complete aggressive shutdown and installation work schedules.

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree