Guardian Industries, a global company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, employs more than 17,000 people and operates facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia.
Guardian’s diverse group of companies are involved in the manufacture of high-performance float, coated and fabricated glass products and the manufacture of high-quality chrome-plated and painted plastic components for the automotive and commercial truck industries.
Guardian’s vision is to create value for customers and society through constant innovation using fewer resources. Guardian is a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc.
Guardian is seeking an based close to any Guardian location in Europe. This position is responsible for the design, contracting and installation of industrial electrical systems including : Transformers and main breakers, HV & MV distribution, MCC and cabling, emergency generators and UPS, general electrical distribution and lightning protection and systems.
What You Will Do In Your Role
Work with Engineering-Excellence, Regional, and Facility teams to develop project scopes, budgets, and schedules
Define appropriate system redundancies
Manage all aspects related to assigned portion of projects
Prepare equipment and system requirements including design as required, specifications, installation scopes of work and RFQs
Perform contractor analyses and selection, contract and contractor management as required
Supervise the on-site activities to assure the implementation to be done in full respect of safety rules, respecting timeline, budget and quality requirements
Manage the scope, budget, and schedule throughout the project and document, justify, and obtain approvals for significant changes
Technical support to operations
The Experience You Will Bring
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Technical degree. Electrical preferred.
Extensive experience in industrial Engineering. Float Glass experience preferred.
Fluent in English, any additional language is considered an advantage
Self-Motivated and able to work with minimal supervision in a team environment
Strong technical knowledge to design, specify, procure, install, and commission systems
Skilled to predict, recognize, and effectively solve problems and interferences
Effectively manage contractors, budgets, and schedules
High degree of safety awareness and understanding of safety rules and regulations
Ability to communicate effectively (verbal & written) within the department, regional, and global organizations
Travel International when needed (likely 30-40%)