Back to Jobs

Senior Project Engineer

Senior Project Engineer’s Essential Roles and Responsibilities: Ownership and accountability for project management and project engineering responsibilities Project management including project estimating, scheduling and tracking Control systems design, specification, programming, simulation, testing, and start-up Electrical panel layout and electrical design Develop bill of materials, wiring drawings, and schematics Develop and implementation of standard engineering documentation including job bid packages, engineering drawings, engineering test plans, technical manuals etc. Lead and direct other Project Engineers or Engineering Techs in the successful completion of engineering projects Understand and develop PLC logic and be able to program and troubleshoot PLCs such as Allen Bradley, Modicon, GE Fanuc, Siemens, Mitsubishi, Omron, Toshiba, etc. Develop HMI or SCADA programming and configuration using software packages such as Wonderware, Rockwell, Intellution, GE Cimplicity, Ci-Tech, Iconics, Siemens, US Data, Web Studio, etc. Read and red-line electrical schematics and P&ID drawings Effectively communicate engineering support documentation needs to Draftsman/CAD Designer to produce all required engineering documentation for engineering projects. Must be a team player and be flexible Troubleshoot entire PLC controls systems Work and communicate effectively with other team members and company employees

Category: Engineering Design

NOTE: The following description is a GENERAL Overview of this career and not a description of a particular job posting.

Engineering Design workers are typically responsible for the generation of panel layouts, sub assemblies, schematics, wiring diagrams, wire run lists, component selection, etc. for electrical systems of large scale industrial machinery. The main tool for design documentation is AutoCAD.

Job Functions:
•Assure drawings and layouts are accurate, complete, and finished in a timely manner.
•Generation and maintenance of bill of materials and parts lists.
•Applying Engineering design techniques and utilize calculations in support of design/experimental activities.
•Develop electrical wiring schematics, sub-assembly drawings, and bills of material for control system design.
•Identify and solve technical engineering problems.
•Provide or assist in the creation of technical descriptions of operation, equipment checkout procedures, technical reports, user manuals and other documentation as required.
•Release components and system designs for manufacture of orders.
•Estimate man-hours required for tasks and report progress on assigned tasks.
•Provide plans, schedules, and estimates for technical programs.
•Work in conjunction with other groups to organize and plan assigned projects.
A BSEE / BSET or Two Year Electrical Technical Degree is typically required.
1-5 years experience in CAD electrical design related to ship repair/maintenance using recent versions of AutoCAD
Must be able to read, interpret and produce engineering schematics, wiring diagrams, point-to-point drawings, and engineering fabrication drawings
Must be able to work aboard vessels, climb ladders, and work in confined spaces
Must be a team player
Must be flexible in reference to project priorities
Must be willing to assemble technical manuals