Overview: Responsible for ensuring that all Instrument and Electrical [E&I] equipment in the Mill is operational.
Essential Functions of the Job:
Inspect electrical systems on bulk materials handling equipment and machines & prepare formal reports on the results.
Manage multiple capital and maintenance projects, including design, purchasing, contract, and construction management, financial and documentation.
Purchase all project materials and equipment for project completion.
Provide E&I project-engineering support to the mechanical engineers as needed.
Supply technical assistance for mechanical equipment failure analysis and preservation.
Prepare, review and update Mill specifications and notify management of change proposals.
Troubleshoot electrical power and control systems to identify and correct malfunctions.
Prepare formal engineering specifications & cost estimates / proposals for equipment or services to upgrade machines.
Communicate effectively with vendors to obtain information about products and services.
Provides information, guidance and assistance to drafting personnel for the production of drawings. Reviews drawings for accuracy.
Produces work within the allotted hours and material budgets, working within the allotted schedule.
Reviews others work to insure it is compatible with the design and meets contract requirements.
Communicates the status of the work with Customers. Delivers promised information as indicated.
Maintains awareness of current state-of-the-art technologies and trends in electrical engineering and suggests product improvement ideas.
Create and modify microprocessor assembly, ladder type programs, state diagrams, Karnaugh maps and next-state tables.
Design and apply motors, motor controllers, SCR drives, and AC drives based on speed and torque requirements.
Conducts him/herself in a manner consistent with safety for all parties (employee, customer, etc.) and promotes safe working practices both for personnel and machines. Promptly notifies customers and subcontractors of unsafe conditions.
Assist in the attainment of general mill goals by serving on special teams or supplying teams with necessary technical support
Other duties as assigned
Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Drive systems, both standalone and coordinated
PowerFlex DC, AB 1395, and ABB ACS / DCS800 familiarity
PowerFlex 700, 735, 755 AC drives
Allen Bradley flat panels, HIMS, COM modules
AB PLC platforms; PLC5, SLC5, ControlLogix, CompactLogix
DCS/PLC gateways, AB switches & networks; legacy DH+, and EIP
Hands-on PLC logic strengths; online programming, offline development
Modern protective relays like SEL and coordination
Knowledge on EM relays and coordination
Motor control center experience GE 8000, 9000, 7160
Dry type transformer experience
Medium and low voltage distribution, breakers, vacuum breakers, LI switches
Fundamental design principles, diagnostics, and training experience
Oil-filled transformer experience including testing, evaluation, and replacement
Power generation and control experience
Combustion control and burner management control familiarity desirable
Project management- capital, major maintenance, and special projects with outside resources
A joint venture between The Kraft Group and Schwarz Partners LP was formed to establish New-Indy. The company name is derived from being the Newest Independent manufacturer and supplier of recycled containerboard in the corrugated box industry.
With nearly 2,000 employees from Southern California to the coasts of the Carolinas, New-Indy plays an integral role in the everyday lives of people across the country and around the world through its innovative packaging solutions to serve the needs of every customer. From concept to delivery, we are with you every step of the way to present, protect and transport your products and maximize your sales.
We strive to be the supplier of choice for packaged product. We will be known as the high quality, high service and innovative provider in the markets we serve.
Our mission is to to be an integral contributor to the Kraft Group and Schwarz Partners; consistently delivering returns above the cost of capital and exceeding the expectations of customers and business owners, while maintaining the safest working environment.