Lehigh Hanson Electrical and Control Systems Engineer in Evansville, Pennsylvania
Line Of Business: Cement Operations
Primary Location: Evansville-PA
The Role and the Company
Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.
The Electrical and Control Systems Engineer role is based at the Evansville Cement Plant in Fleetwood, PA and reports directly to the Electrical Maintenance Manager.
What you’ll get to do
Provide guidance and supervision to electricians in the repair, maintenance and installation of electrical, instrumentation and control systems including process problem solving, measurement activities, scheduling and evaluation that enable continuous plant operations.
Ensure the operational viability of the plant by evaluating and maintaining the proper functioning of all electrical, instrumentation, and control systems
Involvement with process instrumentation and automation equipment specifying and selecting control equipment to maximize automation efforts
Participate in the design, installation, and commissioning of plant upgrades
Maintain proper documentation of electrical, instrumentation and automation systems
Ensure optimum operation and reliability for electrical power systems and process control systems
Support and consult plant management on upgrades to improve plant performance
Assist in the coordination and implementation of process control system modifications to maximize plant efficiency
Promote a high level of safety awareness and ensure a safe work environment
Troubleshooting and diagnosis of plant system problems
Provide technical assistance for troubleshooting the plants electrical system
Provide electrical support to the plant for all shifts by participating in the plants on-call program.
Support the implementation of HTC Electrical, Instrumentation and Process Control Concepts for all plant projects
Essential Experience and Skills
Demonstrated experience in the following: Gas Analyzers, Transmitters, Control Loops, Temperature/Pressure/Vibration/Level/Weighing scales and instruments, Variable Frequency Drives, and Dosing Systems
Familiar with PLC/DCS and HMI architecture; Knowledge of Siemens, Allen Bradley and ABB PLCs software and hardware a plus
Proficient Microsoft Office
Strong understanding of CAD software (design of system installations)
Good knowledge of database management for large control systems, communication networking systems, control software programming, alarm system management and graphics development
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Preferred Experience and Skills
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering / Electrical Engineering Technology
Experience in programming, instrumentation, power systems, and troubleshooting controls
- Role operates in a manufacturing environment with moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, elevated noise levels, and dusty conditions.
What we have to offer
Competitive base salary and participation in our annual incentive plan
Highly competitive benefits programs
401k retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions
Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace.
External candidates must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled