Systems Engineer for American Hydro Corporation

This position is for American Hydro Corporation located in York, Pennsylvania. All full time employees are offered benefits including, but not limited to paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability benefits.
Application deadline 2017-12-18
Position description The Engineer is responsible for the electrical system design of hydro turbine-generator installations. This includes integration of generator, excitation, switchgear, controls and auxiliary electrical components. Work shall include interpreting and translating customer specifications, development of technical proposals, production of CAD drawings, vendor oversight, and field installation and testing support. The Engineer must supervise projects from the design concept to the finished product.
Responsibilities Tasks include:
• Prepare design layouts based on contract documents
• Generate drawings and parts list for electrical system components
• Generate part and material requisitions
• Perform electrical analysis to verify design
• Review product discrepancies versus design requirements and prescribe disposition
• Initiate submittals to customers and/or suppliers and review and respond to comments on returned drawings
• Write Operating and Maintenance manuals
• Perform field troubleshooting and testing
• Satisfy ISO 9001 Quality Standards as they relate to these engineering tasks
• Interact with Marketing to develop electrical scope proposals.
Requirements Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering preferred with five to ten years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience with electrical power systems and controls. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in hydro-electric plant systems. Effective communication skills. MS Office suite.
Contact person to give further information Successful applicant must be authorized to work in the USA without sponsorship.

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Country USA
Job area Engineering