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Electrical Instrumentation Designer

Electrical Instrumentation Designer

FPC of Charleston

FPC of Charleston


  • Take conceptual designs, sketches, and ideas from engineers and senior designers to develop the details necessary for a complete, engineered drawing capable of being used for purchasing, erection in the field, design analysis, etc.
  • Use AutoCad software to create Electrical and Instrumentation (E/I) drawings for the basic and detailed engineering of a Midrex plant.
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD software and related Autodesk products.
  • Perform checking of E/I drawings for consistency with conceptual ideas, design sketches, etc.
  • Assist Engineers by suggesting design changes that might improve the desired results of the design.
  • Write requisitions, quotations, specifications, technical writings, etc.
  • Perform basic equipment and system calculations.
  • Provide technical support for the Aftermarket, Inspections, & Purchasing departments with review of vendor submittals and on-site inspections of electrical equipment, instrumentation and electrical part of mechanical packages.
  • Travel on business trips as required to carry out departmental, project, & corporate tasks and functions.
  • Travel on field assignments as required to assist with construction, commissioning and startup of the plant.
  • Work as a "team player" with all company departments and employees in all assignments. Work toward building consensus on all assignments by finding solutions which meet the best interests of all parties involved.



  • Proficient with the use of Microsoft and Autodesk products.
  • Excellent technical writing and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to meet schedule and deliverable deadlines.
  • Ability to supervise field erection activities including supplying technical and installation assistance for equipment used in Direct Reduction and/or steel industry.
  • Ability to travel to various Midrex job sites in numerous countries


  • International travel experience.
  • Industrial plant experience.
  • Microsoft Excel skills including developing lists for engineering.
  • Familiar with design of E&I systems in hazardous area with adherence to NEC/NFPA and local codes.
  • Familiar with design of bulks items such as cable tray, conduit, cable specification, lighting and grounding

Education and Experience:

  • Associate Degree in electrical or instrumentation discipline; or a minimum of 5 years experience in an industrial or technical environment, preferably related to steel industry


  • 10% - 25% yearly average International and Domestic based project demands. During startup/commissioning of a project (typically year 3 of project) travel can exceed 50%.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Ability to move around a project site, including climbing structures.

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