Electrical Designer

BAE Systems, one of the world's largest defense contractors and a stable Fortune 500 Company, is hiring an Electrical Designer at the Holston Army Ammunition Plant in Kingsport, TN. This position is part of our Engineering Operations Support Group, which supports process improvement and small capital improvement projects for our chemical manufacturing facility, working with Project Engineers and Process Engineers along with other team members to develop project design packages including drawings, specifications, and scopes of work. The position will also support the development of proposals and estimates for projects. Later in the project lifecycle, the Electrical Designer will also support in-field construction and commissioning of the project.

  • Develop design drawings in either Microstation, AutoCAD and/or SmartPlant 3D
  • Develop PLC panel designs
  • Develop designs for instrumentation and power wiring
  • Develop lighting and grounding designs
  • Develop conduit and wiring designs
  • Develop transformers, panels, and electrical room designs
  • Develop specifications for electrical and instrumentation equipment
  • Ensure designs meet NEC codes
  • Assists project team in developing bids, proposals, scopes of work, estimates, schedules, material lists, design concepts, design drawings, and other project documentation
  • Conduct equipment inspections
  • Develop designs for hazardous locations
  • Certify accuracy and completeness of all deliverable products and services in assigned areas of responsibility (to include verification of subcontractor work in accordance with Scope of Work)
  • Develop project bills of material
  • Write Work Order and Material Purchase Requests
  • Coordinate work with suppliers, subcontractors, fabrication, maintenance and/or construction firms
  • Coordinate with Project Engineering, Process Engineering, Production, Safety and Environmental
  • Walk down systems per P&ID's and make any as-built changes to drawings
  • Participate in HAZOP and FMEA reviews
  • Support checkout, troubleshooting, and commissioning

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