• Electrical / Controls and Instrumentation Engineer Jobs in United States Of America

  • Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
  • United States Of America, Usa
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  • 0 - 3 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

Job Description:

Electrical/Controls and Instrumentation Engineer - ( AER0000FD )


This position is not currently funded When funding is secured, eligible candidates will be contacted with a funded link that they can apply to

Services will be delivered at a client facility in various locations including Dearborn, MI and Marysville, OH

The duties will include the following

Design, programming, installation, debugging, start up and check out of controls systems for process controls used in testing facilities
Bid package preparation, calculations, cost estimating, drawing and specification development Additional responsibilities include communicating verbally and written to clients, customers and coworkers as well as performing design related tasks
Will participate in all aspects of the project, which include proposal, planning, scheduling, allocation of resources, requirment definintion, design, purchasing, development, integration, testing, installation, and acceptance of the test facility
Will be required to work to a project schedule and work periodicaly in a construction environment
Responsible for coordinating/leading activities associated with planning and upgrading process automation systems, data acquisition, and control systems including hardware and software for the facility
Work with C&I/Networking/Software/Test engineers at the operating contracts to determine facility upgrade scope/cost estimates, establish common execution processes, troubleshoot facility problems, define specifications for new systems, coordinate development of new test processes, and facilitate customer requests for new capabilities
Work with Metrology Management Services and Professional Services as required to develop best practices for instrumentation/data acquisition systems at the facility
Supervise maintenance activities for electrical, controls & instrumentation, data acquisition, facility network, and calibration
Identifies potential improvements in test procedures, manpower utilization, tunnel usage, and test scheduling with the goal of reducing cost and increasing productivity
Will keep apprised of advances in technology to improve data acquisition techniques
Coordinate improvements in instrument sensors, portable data logging systems, data analysis software, etc that enhances test data quality, quantity or understanding of the test data results
Procure components and equipment needed to support maintenance and testing
Troubleshoot and isolate problems with facility electrical and control systems
Support test operations to ensure test automation for customer tests is completed and meets customer expectations
Oversight of subcontracts, ensuring accurate preparation and review


Requires a Bachelors degree in Electrical/Controls Engineering with a minimum of eight years of experience with electrical and control systems OR a Masters degree in electrical/controls engineering with a minimum of seven years of experience with electrical and control systems OR a PhD in Electrical/Controls Engineering with a minimum of four years of experience with electrical and control systems
Requires deomonstrated experience to coach and positively influence the behavior of others
Must be current in field
Professional engineering certification is a plus
Must have good communication skills, be self motivated, capable of working with little direction, and have good work ethics
Experience with PLCs, construction industry, control theory, and control system start up is required
Experience with data acquisition systems, vehicle testing, dynamometers, networks, construction industry, and system start up is highly desired
Programming experience in Visual C , LabVIEW, or Java is recommended
Microsoft network certification a plus
Must be proficient in computer network management
Must speak and write English fluently


Unusual or Special Physical Requirements of Position (specify and provide PERCENT of time required)

Lifting Not more than 50 pounds, 20 PERCENT
Climbing Climbing in, on, under equipment and systems, 50 PERCENT
Crawling NA
Special clothing/equipment (wearing) NA
Unusual physical requirements Work at heights; ability to climb stairs, 50 PERCENT
High noise level 25 PERCENT
Other NA

Description of Work Environment (specify and provide PERCENT of time required)

Inside Outside Combination Where Inside work, ambient temperatures, 95 PERCENT Primarily inside with occasional outside work, 10 PERCENT
Extreme (hot/cold) temperatures involved Work may bring individual into close proximity of extreme high or low temperatures (-40F to 130F) test chambers, 5 PERCENT
Hazardous conditions - What are they Combustible liquids, flammable gases, and compressed gases, 75 PERCENT
Travel/transportation requirements NA
Other NA

Equipment and Machines Involved in Work Tasks (specify and provide PERCENT of time required)

Office equipment/machines electrically/battery operated - which Work with general office equipment (computers, FAX, telephones, copiers, etc) 50 PERCENT
Vehicles, forklifts, etc operated which Work with mechanical and electrical test fixtures/equipment, 15 PERCENT
Tools used in trade - which ones Basic hand and electrical tools, 25 PERCENT
Other Personal protective equipment (PPE), 25 PERCENT

Criticality of Attendance (specify and provide PERCENT of time required)

Overtime, regular days, off days Occasional overtime (OT) may be required, as needed, to meet project schedules, 15 PERCENT
Shift, 1st, 2nd, 3rd Primarily 1st shift (days)
Necessity for regular attendance Regular attendance is mandatory, 100 PERCENT
Urgency for punctuality Mandatory, 100 PERCENT

Other Essential Functions (List other essential functions here)

Ability to work well with clients and equipment vendors, as well as function in a team environment

Must take and pass a drug screening test and background check

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law

Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace

Primary Location United States-Ohio-Marysville

Other Locations United States-Michigan-Dearborn

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Engineering/Projects, Consulting Services
Functional Area : Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging
Role : Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 20th Jan 2020

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