Randstad Electrical Engineer in Carrollton, Kentucky

Electrical Engineer

job details:

  • location:Carrollton, KY

  • salary:$80,000 - $100,000 per year

  • date posted:Friday, January 11, 2019

  • experience:2 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:145874

job description

Electrical Engineer

Permanent position: Fortune 500 Manufacturer is seeking a direct-hire Electrical Engineer. This position is located near Ghent, KY. The Electrical Engineer will assist with the development of production, processing, and controls plant projects. Candidates must have a strong background with programming Allen Bradley PLC's as well as electrical process control, automation, and instrumentation. The salary is commensurate with experience ranging from $80K to $100K, plus an opportunity for a 12% bonus. Relocation is provided. All candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States of America.

Responsibilities for the Electrical Engineer

  • Responsible for planning, evaluating, organizing, and implementing automation related projects and initiatives

  • Design and/or develop new process control systems and revising/maintaining of existing processes

  • Identifying new opportunities and solutions with cost/benefit analysis and making recommendations to improve efficiencies

  • Responsible for managing equipment and labor costs within the department's budget

Requirements for the Electrical Engineer

  • BS Degree in Engineering or other Technical Field is highly preferred

  • Strong background programming and troubleshooting Allen Bradley PLCs

  • Experience with electrical process control, instrumentation, automation, industrial protocols/networking (switching & routing) and databases

  • Understanding of integrated automation and information systems in a manufacturing environment


  • Full-Time, permanent position

  • Salary commensurate with experience ranging from $80K to $100K, plus up to a 12% bonus

  • Excellent Health benefits, 401K and paid time off package

  • Comprehensive relocation packages offered

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.