Electrical Engineer

at Monolith
Hallam, NE

Monolith, headquartered in Lincoln, NE, is excited to announce its search for an Electrical Engineer.

At Monolith we apply scientific principles, engineering practices and a lot of hard work to solve real problems that have a global impact. We use sophisticated analysis methods, advanced manufacturing techniques, and often even our hands to build first of its kind technologies. We do not compromise on safety, quality or performance. If you want to solve tough problems, build real things, and have a big impact then you should join us.

Your Role:

The Electrical Engineer is responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining electrical control systems ranging from small components designs to large plant installation. The Electrical Engineer works in projects from the concept and detail of the design through to implementation, testing and handover. You will implement and oversee electrical maintenance programs.

You Will:

  • Maintain and monitor large industrial power supplies
  • Be the site subject matter expert on critical electrical distribution systems
  • Connect test equipment and perform circuit analysis using oscilloscope and various data analysis platforms
  • Design, coordinate, and conduct acceptance and maintenance testing
  • Champion continuous improvement
  • Prepare electrical documentation to include single lines, physical layout, load flow and arc flash analysis
  • Test, maintain and modify existing electrical systems
  • Work collaboratively with design engineers, process engineers, purchasers, and other internal staff
  • Manage projects within cost and time constrained environments
  • Understand and ensure compliance with safe electrical work practices
  • Assist in sourcing equipment
  • Write and update testing and predictive/preventative maintenance procedures
  • Design and implement cost-effective electrical systems to improve safety and reliability
  • Produce details of specifications and outline designs
  • Monitor status, performance, and health of critical electrical systems
  • Liaise with production, maintenance, logistics, R&D and other parts of the company
  • Analyze data and present findings in written reports
  • Perform other duties as needed

You Have:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or Technical discipline or associate's technical degree plus minimum 3 years in Electrical and Instrumentation experience
  • 2+ years Electric Power distribution design, analysis, or maintenance experience
  • Ability to read, update and troubleshoot from electrical schematics, P&IDs, layout, equipment arrangement, 3D Model, etc
  • Knowledge of predictive technologies (i.e. infrared, motor circuit analysis)
  • Experience with International Electrical Testing Association (NETA) equipment testing
  • Basic understanding of National Electric Code (NEC), IEC standards and ISA standards
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Distributed Control Systems (DCS) and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)
  • Experience working with variable frequency drives, soft starters, Uninterruptible power supply (UPS), Low voltage and medium voltage transformers, heat trace, grounding etc.
  • Previous experience in data analysis, project detail design, and electrical safety

You Are:

  • Able to identify and implement detailed solutions to complex technical problems involving multiple technologies
  • Willing to challenge status quo
  • Able to adapt and learn in a changing work environment
  • Able to manage multiple priorities with minimum supervision and meet deliverables
  • An excellent communicator and presenter, both verbal and written
  • A self-starter
  • Able to answer after hours calls for plant support
  • Committed to our values
    • Safety matters most
    • Think like a team
    • Solve the impossible, embrace reality
    • People make the difference
    • Decisions drive results
    • Generosity of spirit
    • Enjoy the ride

Work Environment

Work will be performed within an industrial work environment in Hallam, NE; some overnights and weekends may be required.


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