ABEC Inc. Electrical Engineer in Cork, Ireland
Electrical Engineer reports locally to the Engineering Manager with functional work with the engineering team. This position is responsible for executing all functions as they relate to the Electrical Engineering Department and associated projects.
The primary responsibility is to ensure appropriate electrical design, development and installation of electrical hardware and systems, and to support electrical engineering and design functions. The Electrical Engineer will provide direction and support to the Electrical Design Group as required to properly execute electrical designs, projects and schedules. Additional requirements include but are not limited to the following:
Assume Electrical Engineering project lead to interface with customer and ensure customer satisfaction. (Travel as requested to support ABEC’s customers)
Understand all project requirements, specifications and objectives.
Defines Electrical and Instrumentation scope of work and develops all required specifications.
Executes quality management plan in accordance to ABEC standard procedures
Electrical Estimating and Forecasting.
Develops and Coordinates design and/or manufacturing and efforts to ensure compliance.
Assists in development of control panel layouts, electrical schematics, instrument and control loop drawings, assembly drawings and bill of materials.
Maintain organized project related records.
Write and/or execute test plans as required and supports equipment testing
Development of hardware documentation including details, setup parameters and operations and maintenance manuals. Provide training to end user(s).
Provide technical support to customers, sales and marketing.
Evaluate and recommend electrical upgrades to existing equipment or systems as required
Develops control hardware design specifications
Support and assist customer field service requirements, planned and unplanned
Supports Field Services with respect to Electrical needs both planned and unscheduled.
Supports commissioning, startup and customer quality testing as required
Minimum 3 years’ experience with 400/480 VAC, three-phase, 50/60Hz motor circuits and 24Vdc relay and PLC control circuits
Experience with electrical sizing of feeder and branch circuits and associated load calculations including mains and branch circuit loads and protection, short circuit current ratings and thermal load of panels
A good understanding of PLC hardware application and usage, knowledge of Allen-Bradley and Emerson DeltaV hardware a plus
Knowledge and understanding of process instrumentation
Knowledgeable with NEC (NFPA 70) and UL508 standards
Familiar with European standards such as ATEX and IEC is preferred
Ability to interpret and apply P&ID’s toward electrical design strategies and specifications.
Honours Engineering Degree in electrical engineering from an accredited university.
Job ID: 2018-1094
External Company Name: ABEC, Inc.
External Company URL: http://abec.com/index.html
Street: Coolcarron, Fermoy