Posted: Thursday, October 5, 2017 10:41 PM
Primary Location:South Gate,California
Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (AFI) has a job opportunity for an Electrical Engineer to be located at our South Gate, CA facility (Gateway Cities region of southeastern Los Angeles County). The plant, which manufactures resilient tile flooring and operates 3 shifts, employs approximately 115 employees. This position will provide plant wide support to the manufacturing operations and will work collaboratively with Maintenance, Production, and other plant resources to continuously improve the equipment and system operations. The expectation is that the incumbent will assist in the improvement of product quality, compliance, safety, equipment reliability and reduced maintenance / unit cost.
Key Responsibilities: Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following duties:
:Design and develop all aspects of electrical control systems, equipment, and machinery.
:Performs electrical systems engineering, including electrical power capacity studies, monitoring of the electrical power grid for outages, disturbances, and other emergencies, participating in the resolution of maintenance and warranty issues for electrical equipment, and maintaining the plant:wide as:built electrical system single:line drawings.
:Work with and support efforts for the development and implementation of the site PLC control systems and variable speed drives.
:Provides support to Engineering on new projects throughout the facility.
:Prepares drawing packages, specifications, documentation and equipment:information packets as necessary for job completion.
:Prepares capital appropriation requests for electrical systems, which include
:Capital estimates and equipment descriptions,
:Analysis of project purpose, benefits, and alternatives considered,
:Project presentations to staff.
:Specific design responsibilities will cover all classes of standard industrial power distribution up 4160 KV, as well as control, instrumentation, and engineering responsibilities.
:Maintain and assist in the installation/modification of electrical/electronic control systems by working with process operations, engineering, and vendor personnel.
:Maintain documentation of the site electrical/electronic drawings and schematics to ensure the integrity of the system.
:Assist in the pre:commissioning and startup of new equipment/instrumentation.
:Provide maintenance personnel with direction when assistance is needed on electrical and/or instrumentation problems.
:Perform troubleshooting of electrical/electronic control systems.
:Maintains the plant:wide as:built electrical system single:line drawings.
:Willing to participate with others to solve problems, and contribute to team effort.
:Originate action to identify and correct problems without being told, volunteers ideas for improvement, shows consistent energy, starts work quickly, stays busy, works well without direction.
:Uses logic and experience to develop alternative courses of action, evaluates the alternatives and makes sound, timely decisions.
:Understands and applies the knowledge and skills needed to do the job to include the following:
:AC/DC Motor Theory/Application/Design
:Drives and Motors
:Full Voltage and Variable Speeds
:Allen Bradley PLC
:Ladder Logic Troubleshooting
:Create, design, write code
:Closed Loop Control
:Read wiring diagrams
:: 600 V
:Experienced in the use of Project Management concepts and practices.
:Develop preventive maintenance schedules and safety requirements for new equipment
:Able to design control circuits
:Optimizing equipment uptime, equipment reliability, and equipment efficiency by analyzing equipment performance data and maintenance practices and rec
• Location: Los Angeles, south gate
• Post ID: 143145317 losangeles