Electrical Department Manager/Senior Engineer

PHI821608PA

DPS is currently hiring an Electrical Department Manager/Senior Engineer for our Philadelphia Office. We are seeking a senior electrical engineer with leadership capabilities and extensive experience in the Laboratory, and Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology engineering project delivery. This is a crucial leadership role within the Philadelphia operation, initially reporting directly to the Senior Vice President of Project Operations. This position will play a key role in helping in DPS continue to provide our clients with successful outcomes. Candidates will be excited by the opportunity to help DPS continue to develop its engineering presence in the life sciences market.

Category:
Engineer Electrical
Location:
Pennsylvania
Years of Experience Req.:
10+
Date Posted:
06/04/2021
Days Remaining:
157
Employment Type:
Full-time
Education Level Req.:
Bachelors

Position Summary:

DPS is currently hiring an Electrical Department Manager/Senior Engineer for our Philadelphia Office. We are seeking a senior electrical engineer with leadership capabilities and extensive experience in the Laboratory, and Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology engineering project delivery. This is a crucial leadership role within the Philadelphia operation, initially reporting directly to the Senior Vice President of Project Operations. This position will play a key role in helping in DPS continue to provide our clients with successful outcomes. Candidates will be excited by the opportunity to help DPS continue to develop its engineering presence in the life sciences market.
 

Key Responsibilities:

  •      Manage, hire, and develop the electrical design team
  •      Execute site master planning, concept designs and preliminary engineering phases, and oversee the detailed design phases
  •      Provide Technical Guidance and Solutions to the electrical department, and clients
  •      Mentor and train junior engineering staff
  •      Assist in development of group systems, procedures, standards and knowledge management
  •      Prepare and participate in project proposals, man-hour estimating and client presentations
  •      Participate in presentations at industry conferences and writing of papers in publications - identify and research future industry trends; keep on top of technology and industry developments
  •      Develop, organiz19285.0378909e and control programmes to eliminate existing or potential electrical/engineering problems and deliver plant improvements
  •      Provide technical backup to the operations teams in resolving complex electrical system problems

 

Education & Experience:

  •      BS in Electrical Engineering
  •      Professional Engineer (PE) required
  •      10+ years of relevant and successful experience in an environment with Laboratory, Biotechnology and pharmaceutical engineering facility design and construction
  •      Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  •      Demonstrated understanding of switchgear design, low, medium and high voltage, single line diagrams etc.
  •      Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills
  •      Excellent analytic, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  •      Advanced time management and organiz19285.0378909ational skills
  •      Leadership skills, managing people for project safety, quality and delivery
  •      Participate in project engineering coordination activities
  •      Results and customer oriented, communication skills, listening and working in a team

 

Other: 

  •      Travel: 0 – 20% travel
  •      Working hours: 40 hours, Monday to Friday with flexible work environment

 

About DPS:

DPS, a full EPCMV services firm founded in Cork, Ireland in 1974, has built a strong global presence by delivering world-class service and developing successful ongoing client relationships around the globe. For over 45 years, with our core business focused in the life sciences sector, we have provided leading biotech and pharmaceutical companies with a comprehensive range of services involved in the design, construction, and commissioning/qualification and validation of research, development and process manufacturing facilities.  Over 85% of our business is from repeat clients. With over 1,100 employees worldwide, our highly skilled and experienced teams deliver an exceptional level of expertise to our clients. Continued US Expansion has occurred with an office in Cary, NC in 2019 and the Philadelphia Area in 2020.

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