Facilities Engineer - Electrical
Posted on: December 6, 2018
Facilities Engineer - Electrical - Springfield, Ohio Essential Function: Plans, directs, and coordinates activities and projects concerned with the design, construction, and modification of manufacturing and office facilities. Provides technical expertise and project management for various non-facilities undertakings as required. Experience in electrical distribution, substations, generators, transformers and switchgear. This position will also focus on manufacturing equipment, as well. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Display a positive attitude and strong work ethic that reflects the Mission and Core Values of SILFEX. Create and maintain a culture where workplace safety is part of everything we do. Provide the safest possible workplace to our employees by modeling and following all company safety policies, reporting any incidents or unsafe conditions immediately to SILFEX management. Develop and maintain a thorough working knowledge of the Silfex Quality Management System and properly apply Quality Procedures and Operating Procedures, as appropriate. Contributes to the implementation of various manufacturing improvements including 5S, Lean, etc. Interface with operations and engineering personnel to improve product quality, compliance, safety, reliability and reduce maintenance costs. Manage large capital projects and large equipment installations. Work in conjunction with the Facilities Mechanical Engineer to accomplish various tasks. Be the technical resource for the entire Maintenance Dept. Evaluates maintenance programs (preventive, predictive, TPM & FMEA) ensuring minimal equipment downtime by analyzing maintenance processes and recommending preventative maintenance programs, as well as drive process improvements. Incorporate multiple disciplines (electrical, quality, production, design) to create solutions. Analyze maintenance data to identify trends in equipment and performance. Troubleshoot unscheduled maintenance and equipment failures. Perform root cause analysis and take actions to improve equipment and processes. Make recommendations on actions that can be taken to reverse adverse trends. Create maintenance procedures and policies for new equipment. Create a culture of best practices sharing. Responsible for the electrical distribution, substations, generators, transformers, switchgear, and power throughout the site. Acts as primary company liaison with architectural and construction resources, communicating company requirements. Reviews building designs and monitors progress of projects. Determines feasibility of designing new plant equipment or modifying existing facilities considering costs, available space, time limitations, company planning, and other technical and economic factors. Prepares bid sheets and contracts for construction and facilities acquisition. Evaluates manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling and materials; conferring with equipment vendors and; soliciting observations from operators. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies. Maintains inter- and intradepartmental workflow by fostering a spirit of cooperation. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Carry out special projects and all other additional duties as assigned by department management. Provide advice to legal counsel on construction acquisition related issues as required. Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Solid experience in electrical distribution, substations, generators, transformers and switchgear required Preferred is a Bachelor's Degree in an Electrical Engineering discipline (B. S.) or equivalent; or four to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret the most complex documents. Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquiries or complaints. Ability to write speeches and articles using original or innovative techniques or style. Ability to make effective and persuasive speeches and presentations on controversial or complex topics to production personnel, top management and public groups. Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts such as exponents, logarithms, quadratic equations, and permutations. Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as trigonometry, algebra and statistical techniques. Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems. Ability to deal with nonverbal symbolism (formulas, scientific equations, graphs, musical notes, etc.,) in its most difficult phases. Ability to deal with a variety of abstract and concrete variables. Ability to utilize computer applications such as; AutoCAD, Word processing, Spreadsheets, Internet software, E-mail, Manufacturing software, and Database software. Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is frequently required to lift up to 25 pounds and occasionally required to lift up to 50 pounds and move up to 100 pounds. The vision requirements include; close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Category: Building Maintenance , Keywords: Facility Engineer
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