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Lead Electrical Engineer

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Lead Electrical Engineer

Morristown, NJ

Highly Competitive Salary + BONUS + Benefits + 401(k) + PTO + Growth + Relocation Package

Are you an ambitious Electrical Engineer looking for their next challenge in a role that will use technical and leadership skills in equal measure?

Do you want to be in a position that be part of the scope that covers design and provides operational support for all electrical aspects of projects for a market leader of Renewable Energy with 40+ facilities globally.

This company provide Energy From Waste services for a variety of clients through industrial, corporate and government contracts. They are already a global leader and are aiming to be the primary provider for Energy services from waste in the country. They are looking for an experienced and driven person to enable them to provide even more expertise to their growing client base.

In this role you will be responsible for will be responsible for the electrical aspects of capital projects, facility upgrades, outages, equipment troubleshooting and business development/expansion projects at various EFW (Energy from Waste) operating facilities. You will also provide subject matter expertise and lead cross functional teams while driving technical standardization.

The ideal candidates is an electrical engineer with prior experience working in and around power generating plants or large industrial facilities and systems including Medium and High Voltage Systems. Any extra prior experience working in power plants and cogeneration is also desirable. A career history working through all phases of the project execution process, from basic conceptual design through FEL, construction, commissioning and start-up is required.

This this a fantastic opportunity to work in a role where your proven track record of leading, managing and executing multiple small projects in area of subject matter expertise will enable you to have high visibility in the organization and will have direct, tangible impact on the success of key projects working with a dedicated division reporting to the Director of Electrical of Engineering.

The role:
* Lead Electrical Engineer
* Develop/Review/Approve Electrical System Design documents including System Design, Scope Development, Engineering Calculations, Specifications, and Risk Assessments
* Act as SME to support project leads in field activities on construction projects
* Support engineering improvement efforts in order to drive continuous improvement and productivity goals

The Person:
* Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
* 6+ years engineering experience in electrical design
* Experience in a similar industry to Energy from Waste (Coal fired Power Generation / Distribution facilities, Oil + Gas, Chemical, AE Forms etc)
* Ability to travel 20% to surrounding facilities

KeyWords: Electrical Engineer, Lead Engineer, Energy, Electrical , Design, Oil and Gas, Power Plant, Energy from Waste, Renewables, Engineer, Power Generation, New Jersey

Reference Number: BBBH166617

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Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.