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Electrical Engineer

Company: Altria
Location: Richmond
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Overview:Implement new equipment, processes, or systems from concept to commercialization for a Fortune 200 company with some of the most iconic brands! Are you a hardworking problem solver looking to drive innovation in manufacturing? Do you have a Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering and a minimum of 4-6 years of relevant engineering experience? If so, we want to speak you!
We are seeking an Electrical Engineer to join our team in Richmond, VA. You are responsible for providing electrical engineering expertise for established and new automated equipment lines. You can expect to work as an integral part of the team.
What you will be doing:

  • Excel in a team environment with excellent communication and customer skills, while at the same time work technically independent
    • Develop equipment, processes, and systems where no precedence exists
    • Implement new equipment, processes, or systems from concept to commercialization.
    • Design and conduct tests of equipment or production systems and review performance data to ultimately provide capability assessment.
    • Provide problem solving support to engineering and maintenance staff to quickly diagnose equipment, controls, and system issues
    • Monitor and analyze manufacturing systems, and execute data driven problem-solving activities to ensure reliability
    • Support the effective transfer of equipment, processes, or systems to manufacturing
      What we want you to have:

      • BS Electrical Engineering and a minimum of 4-6 years of relevant engineering experience
        • Experience in and strong understanding of machine/process controls, system integration, and inspection technologies
        • Demonstration of capability in PLC Programming, Motion Control, and HMI Development, all within the Allen Bradley Environment
        • Component selection, wiring diagrams, and electrical cabinet design
        • Implementing systems or equipment in a development and/or production environment
        • Proficient in AutoCad Electrical
        • Data collection and reporting, with data management/analytics experience a plus
        • Working knowledge of IT systems and networking a plus
        • Solid understanding of integrated mechanical systems
        • Experience in project management tools and methods
        • Primarily day shift however the incumbent will need to be flexible to provide support to other shifts if it is needed
        • This position may involve some travel and extended time in manufacturing, pilot, and lab environments that require the use of PPE.
          Each Altria company is an equal opportunity employer. We consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other protected class.
          In addition to the opportunity to apply and develop your skills toward key business objectives, we offer an excellent compensation package including a competitive base salary, comprehensive health/vision/dental insurance, participation in our incentive compensation and deferred profit-sharing programs, as well as a relocation assistance package.
          Company Overview: Altria has a leading portfolio of tobacco products for U.S. tobacco consumers age 21+. Altria's Vision through 2030 is to responsibly lead the transition of adult smokers to a non-combustible future. Altria is Moving Beyond Smoking---, leading the way in moving adult smokers away from cigarettes by taking action to transition millions to potentially less harmful choices - believing it is a substantial opportunity for adult tobacco consumers, Altria's businesses and society. Altria's wholly owned subsidiaries include the most profitable tobacco companies in their categories: Philip Morris USA Inc. (PM USA), U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company LLC (USSTC), and John Middleton Co. (Middleton). Altria's smoke-free portfolio includes Helix Innovations LLC (Helix), the maker of on! oral nicotine pouches, exclusive U.S. commercialization rights to the IQOS Tobacco Heating System -* and Marlboro HeatSticks -*, and an equity investment in JUUL Labs, Inc. (JUUL). Altria also owns equity investments in Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (ABI), the world's largest brewer, and Cronos Group Inc. (Cronos), a leading Canadian cannabinoid company. At Altria, we celebrate the power of diverse teams working together to shape our future. We are inspired to bring our best because our unique strengths are valued. We believe our personal success and progress should be guided by Our Cultural Aspiration, a new articulation of what we value and who we aspire to be, collectively. Our Cultural Aspiration respects and complements individual identity, embracing each other's unique strengths, welcoming newcomers and developing the best, most inclusive and diverse teams. Join us as we work together to shape a better future for adult tobacco consumers, our employees, and our shareholders. Each Altria company is an equal opportunity employer. Learn more about Altria at and follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. *IQOS Devices and HeatSticks - are currently unavailable for sale in the United States.

Keywords: Altria, Richmond , Electrical Engineer, Engineering , Richmond, Virginia

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