Electrical Project Engineer

PURPOSE: The Electrical Project Engineer will manage multiple capital and maintenance projects at this paper manufacturing operation on the West coast. Responsible for providing professional E&I project engineering support, leadership, and services in the analysis, planning, and control of the manufacturing process.


  • Manage multiple capital and maintenance projects, including design, purchasing, contract, and construction management, financial and documentation.
  • Provide E&I project-engineering support to the mechanical project engineers on their projects.
  • Assist in the attainment of general mill goals by serving on special teams or supplying teams with necessary technical support.
  • Assist maintenance on an as needed basis to assist in troubleshooting electrical issue
  • Prepare formal engineering specifications for equipment or services to upgrade machines.
  • Prepare cost estimates and proposals for upgrades to machines.
  • Prepare engineering drawings, computer programs, and other information to upgrade machines.
  • Effectively coordinates work with other groups within the company.
  • Reviews others’ work to insure it is compatible with the design and meets contract requirements.
  • Applies knowledge of electric power and control systems to specified designs.
  • Ability to create, program or modify/edit PLC code, drives, and other complex programming
  • Design and apply motors, motor controllers and VSD’s.
  • Identifying and addressing key reliability issues, removing constraints

  • B.S. Electrical Engineering required
  • 5+ years of Project Management experience
  • Ability to manage multiple construction projects and contracts
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret scientific or technical materials; ability to effectively present information to top management and all levels of the employee population
  • Knowledge of electrical distribution, VFD’s and PLC’s
  • Knowledgeable in Excel, various Microsoft Programs, Autocad or other CAD programs, Allen Bradley Software
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Paper Converting, Pulp & Paper
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