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Electrical Engineer - High Voltage Power

Hastings Fiber Glass Products
Hastings, Michigan 49058
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Jobs Rated
    72nd

JOB SUMMARY

Hastings Fiber Glass Products is seeking an electrical engineer with knowledge and work experience in high voltage power to provide key technical assistance to sales, engineering, and production in the design, manufacture, and testing of safe, dependable hot line tools and equipment. Professional Engineer (PE) license is a plus. Membership in professional organizations (IEEE, ASTM, IEC) preferred. “Hot line” tools are designed to allow electric linemen to perform maintenance on energized, high voltage power lines. Hastings Fiber Glass Products is the industry innovator of hot line tools and equipment, including the Tel-0-Pole telescoping hot stick and many other patented products. We are a worldwide supplier with products in use in more than 50 countries. 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Assist with product design cycle (concept, prototyping, layout, beta testing, troubleshooting, documentation, and release) for new and modified products
  2. Learn and understand operation and technical details of Hastings Fiber Glass products
  3. Research and cross-reference electrical components
  4. Assist in the investigation and analysis of new materials and engineering practices
  5. Design and conduct tests of completed equipment and components under operational conditions to investigate product performance, to obtain data for standardization, and quality control
  6. Maintain accurate engineering documentation
  7. Assist with mechanical design, prototype building, and prototype testing
  8. Promptly and thoroughly respond to customers’ technical questions involving the particulars of electrical power and use of Hastings Fiber Glass products
  9. Be able to understand and anticipate customer needs – recognize the “unasked” question
  10. Comply with and adhere to all applicable ISO standards
  11. Responsibilities associated with the job may change from time to time in accordance with business needs; may be required to perform other duties as assigned

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS

This position reports to the Chief Engineer. Continually inter-relates with sales, engineering, production, quality assurance, and purchasing personnel.

Requirements

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering with focus high voltage power, plus 5-10 years manufacturing experience; experience in or with utility industry strongly preferred
  • Superior technical skills and understanding of the principles of electrical power, including but not limited to grounding power lines
  • Working knowledge of SolidWorks CAD software and experience with Mastercam software helpful
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Experience with engineering change notices (ECNs)
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and technical writing skills
  • Collaborates and easily gets along in team-based environments
  • Ability to meet deadlines and effectively manage workflow
  • Versatility and flexibility; exceptionally detail-oriented

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Work frequently at computer in office setting
  • Work for periods of time in factory setting (non-air conditioned); walking and standing
  • See details of objects that are less than and more than a few feet away
  • See differences between colors, shades, and brightness
  • Use fingers and one or two hands to grasp, move, or assemble objects with precision
  • Hear sounds and recognize the difference between them
  • Make quick, precise adjustments to machine controls
  • Determine the distance between objects

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Posted: 2020-07-13 Expires: 2020-10-11

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Electrical Engineer - High Voltage Power

Hastings Fiber Glass Products
Hastings, Michigan 49058

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