Axiem International

Controls Engineer

Location: Remote

6 Month to 1 Year Position

(Unrestricted authorization to work in the United States)

Axiem International is a renowned Engineering Firm that partners with Fortune 500 companies on engineering deliverable projects as well as staffing high-end technical engineers and professionals for long-term contract and permanent positions with our clients. You will have the unique opportunity to build professional relationships with our clients and have a greater chance to get in the door with some of the world’s largest manufacturing firm. Join the Axiem International team today! www.axieminternational.com.

The Ideal Candidate for the Controls Engineer position will have knowledge with steam turbine, energy power controls such as the Mark VI or Mark VIe. This candidate will have experience with testing and design of control solutions.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Design, test and support commissioning of hardware and software for Steam Turbine control solutions
  • Engage in detailed review of customer specifications, comparing to GE and former Alstom products and providing list of technical deviations to the specifications
  • Generate and provide drawings and detailed bill of materials
  • Provide estimate of engineering hours required for project execution
  • Lead customer acceptance testing
  • Liaise with overseas engineering and tendering personnel to ensure product compliance with US and Canadian standards and requirements
  • Occasionally, attend technical conferences, training seminars, etc.
  • Review RFQs (Request for Quote) and technical specifications while providing clarifications for proposals
  • Promote GE and/or Alstom products in front of customers during presentations and other events, as needed
  • Continually improve personal technical, commercial, and organizational knowledge and skills while mentoring lesser experienced engineers
  • Research technical offerings of major competitors to help bridge product gaps
  • Perform routine administration duties and paperwork in a timely and accurate manner with particular attention to deadlines for engineering design, proposal development, presentations and reports
  • Maintain excellent relations with customers, peers, management and overseas offices

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering / Controls & Automation or (or other similar technical area) from an accredited college or university.
  • Minimum of 5 years design and/or commissioning experience in turbine control system or DCS for power plants or comparable machine controls experience in another industry.
  • Minimum of 5 years of design and/or commissioning experience in Steam Turbine controls systems for power plants or comparable electronic machine controls experience in another industry
  • Automation and Controls, electro-technical or industrial engineering skills.
  • Knowledge and use of computer software, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and MS Project.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid passport.
  • Ability and willingness to accommodate occasional travel up to 10% annually
    domestically and internationally for commissioning and emergency support
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • GE Mark VIe Controls experience
  • GE Steam Turbine experience
  • Power Industry experience

To apply for this job email your details to tish.korengel@axieminternational.com