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Sr. Electrical Engineer  Pittsburgh, PA  Posted: 3/18/2021
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Technical Solutions is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer for our client, an industry leader in the design and construction of world-class bulk transfer equipment for customers in a wide range of industries, including grain, steel, energy, ports, and mining & minerals. 
Responsibilities include:
*Develop equipment specifications for motors, variable speed drive systems, control systems, and field devices
*Generate electrical drawing packages
*Program PLC’s, HMI’s, and Drive systems to meet the application requirements
*Perform factory acceptance testing of electrical equipment
*Oversight of electrical installations may be required
*Perform equipment startup and commissioning
*Provide operator & maintenance training on the electrical equipment
*Support existing equipment with troubleshooting support
*Provide guidance and support to less experienced engineers

Job Requirements


*Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology
*Five (5) + years of relevant experience
*PLC & HMI Application & Programming experience (Allen Bradley ControlLogix PLC; Allen Bradley/Red Lion/Wonderware HMI’s preferred). Experience with DCS systems is a plus
*Ability to independently manage the electrical portions of projects from initial kick-off meeting to final commissioning   
*Experience with DC & AC variable speed drive systems and their applications
*Familiarity with the NEC, NFPA and other industrial standards
*Good understanding of computers (Word; Excel; AutoCad or AutoCAD Electrical)
*Must possess good Customer Service qualities
*Must be willing to travel both domestically and internationally for both emergency support and commissioning purposes. (Approximately 20-30% per year)
Technical Solutions Inc. provides a wide range of technical and staffing services. We specialize in engineering, IT personnel, management professionals, and also offer management consulting services. Our customer base is located throughout Western Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. For more information on our company and to view our other great job opportunities, please visit


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