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Lead Electrical Design Engineer

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/22/2017 8:58:44 AM
  • 2829517
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital Solutions
Location(s): United States; Indiana; Evansville


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Role Summary:
The Lead Electrical Design Engineer position will be focused on the development of Engineering Design Packages (EDP) for GE turbine and generator controls for existing power generation systems.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Lead Electrical Design Engineer, you will:

  • Analyze technical and commercial documents to develop Engineering Design Package solutions for the installation of turbine-generator controls
  • Walk job sites and interface directly with customers to determine site conditions and customer requirements
  • Develop interconnection drawings and cable schedules
  • Develop equipment general arrangement and power bus routing drawings
  • Develop specifications and generate ordering drawings for electrical equipment, transformers, power bus and equipment houses
  • Communicate with internal manufacturing groups and external vendors to ensure all fabrication details are understood

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a field engineer or a design engineer in a power plant or heavy industrial environment

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to travel about 15% of the time, to global customer and vendor sites customer meetings and equipment inspections mainly in US

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Experienced with GE Excitation and Turbine Control products
  • Ability to analyze technical specifications and proposals
  • Ability to develop detailed engineering design packages
  • Customer service oriented
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to deal with varied and multiple project assignments simultaneously

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    Locations: United States; Indiana; Evansville

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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