Electrical Project Engineer


Manufacturing and Production

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Job Type




Salary Range

USD105000.00-120000.00 per yea

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Pacific Northwest Engineering - (USA) 11245 Southeast 6th Street Suite 200 WA Bellevue , WA 98004 Phone : 425-372-2900



Job Description

Electrical Project Engineer (high-voltage) - Yamhill County, OR - Relocation assistance is offered - Targeting $105,000 - $120,000/yr.

Must be a US Citizen or Perm. Resident (green card)


* (Required) Solid experience in power systems projects & preventive and predictive maintenance - High Voltage field (230kv)

* Strong knowledge of electrical theory, motor theory, and protective relaying

* Experience with EasyPower (or similar) electrical software

* Ability to use AutoCAD

* Strong knowledge of modern industrial electrical and electronic equipment (VFD/VSDs, PLC, Electronic Relays, etc.)

* Ability to lead multiples CapEx/OpEx projects with budgets up to $1MM

* Experience with modern electrical preventive and predictive maintenance technologies

* Knowledge and understanding of key contracting terms, types, and language

* Ability to assist purchasing and operations groups with the negotiation of both equipment and construction contracts

* Understanding of contract Terms and Conditions

* Experience leading contractors during construction projects (Brownfield preferred)

* Ability to lead various technical and skilled labor contractors, while maintaining a high labor efficiency and ensuring a safe work environment. Must be committed to a safe workplace

* Focus on a 0-injury workplace

* Understanding of various OSHA, NFPA, and other safety rules

* As Project Manager successfully initiate, execute, and properly close out capital projects assigned. Maintain a safe and reliable plant power distribution system

* Responsible for the planning, execution, and control of electrical projects

* Develops and maintains knowledge of facilities, equipment, processes, material handling, and personnel management as pertains to engineering matters

* Participate in routine safety activities including LSO, visibility tours, and safety meetings

* Monitors monthly expense cost management data and project cost data and liaises with Business partners to ensure accurate expenditure and forecasting

* Meets with maintenance, operation, and contractors to coordinate project planning during planned outages

* Proficient in Oracle EAM, Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, Solid works and MS Project is preferred


* 5 - 10 years of experience in Heavy Industry (Steel, Aluminum, Cement, Paper, etc.)

* Experience in HV Predictive Maintenance (thermography, transformers oil analysis, etc.)

* BS in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology or Equivalent experience/training

* Must be a US Citizen or Perm. Resident (green card)