Project Engineer - Electrical

Job location:
Roswell, Georgia, USA
Created moment:
May 10, 2022
Job reference:
REQ - 05870

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

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The Position

Project Engineer - Electrical

Job Summary


Evaluate existing electrical systems to determine safety and reliability

Suggest upgrades to existing systems as required

Develop scope of work and basic equipment specifications for new electrical gear including switchgear, motor controls, VFD’s, and associated controls

Work with design firms to create detailed specifications for larger electrical and process control infrastructure projects

Review electrical drawings and designs to ensure conformance with NEC, local codes, and safety requirements.

Supporting electrical design efforts on capital improvement projects in Imerys plants throughout the Southeast 


Improving and installing new medium voltage and low voltage electrical systems

Evaluating existing electrical systems’ safety, reliability, and performance



BS Electrical Engineering

5-10 years hands on experience in a heavy industrial manufacturing environment

Ability to read and draw one-line drawings and wiring diagrams

Understanding of arc flash mitigation methods 

General understanding of typical industrial plant instrumentation and PLC control systems.

Understanding of electrical engineering codes and safety standards

Problem-solving abilities

Attention to detail

Strong organizational and communication skills

Experience in mining industry and MSHA certification is a plus


Position Type

Full time



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