Electrical Process Engineer

Job Description

BAE Systems, one of the world's largest defense contractors and a stable Fortune 500 Company, is hiring an entry level Electrical Engineer at the Radford Army Ammunition Plant.

As an Electrical Engineer your primary duties will be to provide electrical and systems support for the NG/EWI/OBG area. Candidate will be involved with a transition to a major systems change in the NG area as well as an aggressive replacement program for instrumentation which will be staged over several years. Candidate will be a major player in the team effort to sustain operations in the NG/EWI/OBG.

In this role, you will be challenged to:
o Preform checkout and qualification procedures for control systems/instruments/electrical equipment
o Develop and oversee common procedures and standardize best practices
o Implement configuration control for all software systems
o Plan the implementation of process control systems
o Review designs and technical documents for accuracy and quality
o Develop and/or review software for PLC based control systems
o Develop scopes of work and specifications for subcontractors
o Participate in Hazard Analyses of both new and existing processes
o Candidate with knowledge of PCS7 and interested in learning language used by Valmet (DCS for NG area processes.
o Assist NG area in sustainment of existing plant and equipment in order to assure production schedules.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering
2 years experience in working with controls systems in an industrial manufacturing environment

Preferred Skills and Education

Experience in the development and implementation of large control systems for industrial facilities
Experience developing PLC / DCS control systems procedures and standard practices
Experience with electrical equipment from 440v motors to 24v instrumentation.
Expertise implementing Siemens PCS7 and Valmet control systems
Chemical processing facility experience

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

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