Power Engineer

Power Engineer

A steel manufacturer who is a leading producer of high quality, flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steel products has an immediate need for a Power Engineer.

The Power Engineer will assist in planning, designing, and implementing Maintenance and/or Engineering projects within the plant as they relate to achieving 100% reliability of the plant’s power distribution system, rotating equipment, and air compressors.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the maintenance and reliability of the plant power distribution system including: AC systems (utilizing 138kV, 34.5kV, 25kV, 13.8kV, 6.9kV, 4.16kV, 2.3kV, 480V, 230V) and DC systems (rated at 750VDC and 250VDC), plant rotating equipment, and air compressors.
  • Manage and coordinate Power Department and/or contracted personnel in Maintenance and Engineering projects and outages.
  • Prepare drawings and specifications for equipment and materials to be installed in the power distribution system with a focus on improving cost and time efficiency.
  • Inspect and test completed installations for safety standards as well as conformance with design and equipment specifications.
  • Responsible for Power department's documentation involving safety, quality, environmental and maintenance.
  • Respond to all calls regarding power outages, equipment failures, and production delays. Locate the resources required to return equipment to operational condition.
  • Utilize planned outages and scheduled production downturns to perform preventative and predictive maintenance.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Ability to coordinate and execute a multitude of projects with minimal supervision within the allotted time and budget
  • Excellent communication, analytical, organizational, and time management skills
  • Experience with AC and DC systems, rotating equipment, compressed air systems, rectifiers, and electrical/electronic standards

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years industrial power distribution experience
  • Experience in a union environment

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Metal Mining & Processing
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