Cargill Electrical Reliability Engineer in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Electrical Reliability Engineer
Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
The Electrical Reliability Engineer is responsible for the implementation and management of Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), Engineering Principles and Root Cause Analysis (RCA), utilizing both internal and external centers of expertise.
This position will be focused on equipment and electrical system reliability improvements along with other components of the proactive maintenance model that may be assigned as demanded by the needs of the facility or group.
This position is responsible for the execution of AEI solutions in support of projects primarily located at the local site but can also be utilized at other CSST sites.
The Electrical Reliability Engineer will be a champion for the maintenance and reliability efforts as well as electrical safety. This position will have an integral role in developing and executing asset health improvement plans, defect detection and elimination.
The Electrical Reliability Engineer will support and supervise both internal and external resources to support AEI projects and systems.
30% Lead, support, and execute projects for Reliability Centered Design, safety improvement, and adherence to standards and codes. Provide and participate in training for completed projects.
20% Support proper utilization of PD technologies and driving permanent issue resolution i.e. Infrared (IR) and MCA (Motor Circuit Analysis)
20% Lead and support electrical maintenance matrix PM planning, scheduling, execution, and follow up, including all electrical distribution and components.
20% Actively participate and determine the root causes of electrical failures and drive permanent solutions, working with maintenance and reliability team.
5% Provide electrical technical support to local site and group.
5% Any other duties as assigned.
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or Technical discipline OR Associate’s technical degree plus 3 years AEI experience
2 years Electric Power distribution design and maintenance experience
Ability to read, update and troubleshoot from electrical schematics
Knowledge of predictive technologies (i.e. infrared, pd and motor circuit analysis)
Demonstrated ability to identify and implement detailed solutions to complex technical problems involving multiple technologies
Demonstrated strong leadership skills
Willingness to challenge status quo
Ability to adapt and learn in a changing work environment
Ability to manage multiple priorities with minimum supervision and meet deliverables
Strong attention to detail and organization skills
Excellent communication and presentation skills both verbal and written
Must work equally well in a team environment as well as independently, be a self-starter
Must be able to answer after hour’s calls for plant support.
5 years Electric Power distribution design and maintenance experience
Experience with predictive technologies (MCA, vibration, infrared, ultrasound, machinery lubrication)
Certified Maintenance Reliability Profession (CMRP) certification
Certified Automation Professional (CAP) Certification through Instrument Society of America (ISA)
Experience with electrical power equipment testing (NETA)
Basic understanding of National Electric Code (NEC), IEC standards and ISA standards
Experience with Corn Milling equipment and processes
Electrical Power Professional Engineer (PE)
Microsoft Office Suite experience
Ability to travel as needed
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
Primary Location US-IA-Cedar Rapids
Job Type Standard
Shift Day Job
Req ID: CED00939