Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Engineer, Electrical Project in Westminster, Colorado
Engineer, Electrical Project
CO - Westminster
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Ball Corporation supplies innovative, sustainable packaging solutions for beverage, personal care and household products customers, as well as aerospace and other technologies and services primarily for the U.S. government. Ball Corporation and its subsidiaries employ 18,500 people worldwide and reported 2017 net sales of $11 billion. For more information, visit www.ball.com, or connect with us on Facebook or Twitter.
Complies with established job safety practices, policies and procedures as specified in plant and corporate directives for the safe performance of the work environment.
Supports and follows the guidelines of the food safety system.
Conducts all of his/her work with communication and coordination involving appropriate engineering and plant organizations.
Consults with engineering and manufacturing personnel to assure the use of appropriate and consistent technologies.
Prepares bid packages/RFQ’s, evaluates and educates potential suppliers/contractors and evaluates bids for equipment, systems, and construction work.
Originates, investigates, and suggests improvements to electrical equipment, systems, and processes for the purpose of increased production, reduced cost, or improved maintainability.
Maintains knowledge of technology improvements in electrical engineering, communicates their existence to the engineering and manufacturing areas, and proposes/coordinates implementation or evaluation of such innovations.
Responsible for providing technical support to plants, licensees, joint ventures, and customers. Participates hands-on in troubleshooting investigations and corrective action of electrical-related problems using hand tools and test equipment.
Responsible for preparing designs, PLC programs, bills of materials, spare parts lists, and specifications and overseeing the preparation of drawings for the installation or modification of control systems, power distribution, and lighting.
Prepares electrical check-out procedures and participates in check-out and acceptance of equipment and systems.
Participates in audits and upgrades and recommends improvements to controls and processes.
Works with outside consulting firms and vendors used in the design of control, power distribution, and support and service systems. Responsible for the review of vendor and other outside engineering drawings and documents for suitability and compliance with project requirements.
Works with on-site electrical contractors and supplies technical assistance in the installation, check-out, and start-up of control, power distribution, and support and service systems.
Prepares cost estimates for electrical control and power distribution systems.
Oversees the scope, cost, and schedule of the electrical portions of projects.
Initiates, reviews, and follows all standard operating procedures (SOPs).
Maintains a broad understanding of other engineering disciplines and of the mechanical functions of equipment used in the plants.
Maintains the professional competence, ethical integrity, knowledge and skills necessary for the satisfactory performance of all assigned responsibilities.
Assures and maintains safe and healthful working conditions while enforcing safety rules and regulations.
Maintains an awareness and complies with all environmental management requirements.
Broad training in a related field usually acquired through college degree level education or work-related experience
Job related experience for 3 year(s) minimum
Working knowledge of the following areas: Ability to perform mathematical calculations. Ability to functionally use a computer.
Proficient in Microsoft Office.
Experience in programming, development, and troubleshooting of Allen-Bradley SLC500, C Logix 5000, Device Net, Ethernet networks and HMI development with a strong emphasis on C Logix 5000 and Ethernet networks required.
Works under general supervision. Follows established procedures. Work is reviewed for soundness of technical
judgment and overall adequacy.
Ability to apply standard evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria.
50% of travel
Relocation for this position is NOT Available
Ball Corporation offers comprehensive benefits packages, including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, ESPP, and retirement plans.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans.