Position Location: Baton Rouge, Covington, Houma, Lafayette, LA
Baker Smith is currently seeking an experienced Electrical/Instrumentation
Engineer with a proven track record of success to serve as a discipline lead on
several small to medium size projects. The candidate must have proven experience in
the design of industrial facilities.
Proficient in the design of medium and Low Voltage Switchgear and Motor Control Centers, PLC computers for control and automation.
Specifying instrumentation such as pressure transmitters, flow elements, control valves, etc.
Planning work and meeting deadlines without supervisor action.
Capable of checking drawings and calculations.
Being able to specify/select various types of instruments.
Develop instrument wiring and interconnections to the various facility control systems. Knowledge of low voltage power distribution systems, area classification and motor control circuits is preferred.
Interfaces with drafting to develop, review, and PE stamp drawings (if applicable).
Supports the effort to prepare proposals by preparing a list of deliverables and an engineering estimate for his/her scope of work.
Capable of representing his/her discipline in internal project meetings. Ability to be client facing and represent discipline for project or kick-off meetings.
Visits job-sites to evaluate site, project requirements, and conditions.
Performs engineering calculations and develops analysis models for more complex projects with limited supervision.
Prepares inquiry and purchase requisitions, bid tabulations on simple purchases, reviews vendor drawings for compliance with specifications, and reviews & approves technical specifications.
Prepares drawings such as Wiring Diagrams, Motor Schematics, Plot Plans for conduit & cable routing and Conduit & Cable Schedules, etc.
Performs a variety of assignments requiring the application of standard design engineering techniques for a small project or selected segments of a larger project.
Works closely with engineers, designers, and drafters to ensure timely completion of projects.