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GEEM - Engineering Manager III
Ref No.: 17-03522
Location: Hanover, Maryland
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 06/26/2017 to 06/22/2018
Automation Field Engineer


PREFERRED: Background in AUTOMATION, Experience with generator automation controls, ALBIN CAT, WOODWARD

Need someone who can hit the ground running with little to no training. Will be Senior Advisor to younger engineers on the team. Need to bridge the gap between younger team members and team leader with 30+ years of experience.


Role Summary/Purpose:
The Lead Field Engineer - Controls will be an individual contributor position that offers the opportunity of a high visibility position. In this role, you will contribute to a program built on customer satisfaction and will be an integral part of a high performing team with emphasis on integrity, quality and speed to results.
Essential Responsibilities:
As the Lead Field Engineer
- Controls, you will:
Perform full system design of controls systems, including solutions and applications engineering, system design, hardware design, PLC and HMI programming and configuration, startup and commissioning
Perform ongoing maintenance / repair of contracted and non-contracted Controls and power distribution equipment
Provide technical support for customers on operational and/or maintenance aspects of the services being provided
Assist the sales team in determining and providing solutions and application engineering for new potential orders
Perform collateral duties as assigned to meet business needs as they relate to EHS (Environmental Health & Safety), Quality, Integrity, etc.
Qualifications/Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in Electronics or Electrical Engineering or other technical discipline (OR High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 10 years of experience in the power quality industry)
Minimum of 8 years of experience in the power quality industry AND a minimum of 5 years of field and design experience on paralleling switchgear and load management systems
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
Ability and willingness to travel domestically & internationally as required (international travel would be minimal, if any)
Ability and willingness to possess or obtain and maintain a valid passport and driver's license
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.
Desired Characteristics:
Bachelor's Degree in Electronics or Electrical Engineering
Design and Programming Experience with Woodward Governor, Client Intelligent Platforms, and Basler Products.
Strong verbal and written communication skills along with the ability to deal with customers
Ability to read and interpret technical instructions, safety manuals, service manuals, electric and electronic schematics, and policies and procedures
Demonstrate an understanding of single phase and three phase circuit theory and AC / DC circuit theory; be proficient in the use of test equipment
Skills with ability to learn the use of Microsoft Office products to include Outlook, Excel, Word, and the use of other computer programs necessary to provide service to customers
Autocad experience