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At thyssenkrupp we have more than 161,000 employees in 78 countries and annual sales of almost €43 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Electrical Designer
thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Inc,
Location Ft. Worth

thyssenkrupp Airport Systems is part of thyssenkrupp Access Solutions, which in turn is one of the five Operating Units at thyssenkrupp Elevator AG with headquarters in Essen (Germany).

thyssenkrupp Airport Systems manufactures, installs, operates and maintains passenger boarding bridges through three companies at locations around the world:

1. thyssenkrupp Airports Systems S.A., based in Mieres, Asturias (Spain).
2. thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Inc., based in Fort Worth, Texas (U.S.A.).
3. thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Co. (Zhongshan) Ltd., based in Zhongshan (P.R. China)

We believe that quality is the key to successfully meeting our customer´s needs. Our highly skilled personnel work at every level of the company to offer clients innovative design and the most advanced technology, as well as the very best in product reliability and service.

Continuous investment in research and development leads to state-of-the-art design, where precision and accuracy are applied to our passenger boarding bridge (PBB) production line. This is equipped with the latest in automation technology, developed exclusively to manufacture this product.

 

Your responsibilities

Responsible for creating and maintaining drawings, BOM’s, options, etc. under the supervision of a Electrical Project Engineer in an efficient, accurate and cost effective manner.

  • Accountable for demonstrating high level of competencies within all job functions in Electrical Design
  • Responsible for familiarization of internal capabilities and utilization of sound judgment to aid in development of designs of new feature and options to comply with customer requirements
  • Must be familiar with electrical controls from a functional perspective
  • Responsible for creating electrical schematic, layout and assembly drawings
  • Responsible for frequent vendor contact to affect proper and timely delivery of parts, supplies, etc. 
  • Responsible for timely production of design drawings utilizing computer software 
  • Ability to travel 20% on business related issues
  • Participate and add value as a member of the Engineering Department
  • Engages in effective communication within and across all departments
  • Participate in Company Safety Program through safety meetings, audits, following good safe work practices and maintaining a safe and clean work environment
  • Commitment to quality by meeting and exceeding our customer expectations and continuously improving our quality management system and their processes to create value for our customers, employees, and shareholders

Your profile

  • Bachelor’s or Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering or other relevant training degree
  • Minimum 2 years relative work experience required
  • Electrical Equipment , Automation , PLC experience and familiarity with UL/NEC/CSA codes desirable
  • Requires proficiencies in MS Office and associated software
  • Demonstrate proficiency in AutoCAD and Inventor desirable
  • Knowledge of schematic capture programs like EPLAN or AutoCAD Electrical
  • Working knowledge of Schnieder – Telemeconique/Square-D/Modicon Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), Human Machine Interface (HMI) and Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) hardware
  • Possess strong discipline to provide accurate and timely data
  • Must be able to work independently, making sound decisions utilizing good managerial judgment
  • Impeccable attention to detail, effective problem solving skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast pace environment
  • Ability to work well with a team
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at one time—accurately, efficiently and effectively
  • Must be self-directed, professional and dependable
  • Demonstrate dependable work habits and schedule      
  • Observe all safety rules, procedures, and OSHA regulations

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear.
  • The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
  • This position requires the ability to occasionally lift office products and supplies, up to 20 pounds.
About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

thyssenkrupp Airport Systems is part of thyssenkrupp Access Solutions, which in turn is one of the five Operating Units at thyssenkrupp Elevator AG with headquarters in Essen (Germany).

thyssenkrupp Airport Systems manufactures, installs, operates and maintains passenger boarding bridges through three companies at locations around the world:

1. thyssenkrupp Airports Systems S.A., based in Mieres, Asturias (Spain).
2. thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Inc., based in Fort Worth, Texas (U.S.A.).
3. thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Co. (Zhongshan) Ltd., based in Zhongshan (P.R. China)

We believe that quality is the key to successfully meeting our customer´s needs. Our highly skilled personnel work at every level of the company to offer clients innovative design and the most advanced technology, as well as the very best in product reliability and service.

Continuous investment in research and development leads to state-of-the-art design, where precision and accuracy are applied to our passenger boarding bridge (PBB) production line. This is equipped with the latest in automation technology, developed exclusively to manufacture this product.

 

Your responsibilities

Responsible for creating and maintaining drawings, BOM’s, options, etc. under the supervision of a Electrical Project Engineer in an efficient, accurate and cost effective manner.

  • Accountable for demonstrating high level of competencies within all job functions in Electrical Design
  • Responsible for familiarization of internal capabilities and utilization of sound judgment to aid in development of designs of new feature and options to comply with customer requirements
  • Must be familiar with electrical controls from a functional perspective
  • Responsible for creating electrical schematic, layout and assembly drawings
  • Responsible for frequent vendor contact to affect proper and timely delivery of parts, supplies, etc. 
  • Responsible for timely production of design drawings utilizing computer software 
  • Ability to travel 20% on business related issues
  • Participate and add value as a member of the Engineering Department
  • Engages in effective communication within and across all departments
  • Participate in Company Safety Program through safety meetings, audits, following good safe work practices and maintaining a safe and clean work environment
  • Commitment to quality by meeting and exceeding our customer expectations and continuously improving our quality management system and their processes to create value for our customers, employees, and shareholders
Your profile
  • Bachelor’s or Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering or other relevant training degree
  • Minimum 2 years relative work experience required
  • Electrical Equipment , Automation , PLC experience and familiarity with UL/NEC/CSA codes desirable
  • Requires proficiencies in MS Office and associated software
  • Demonstrate proficiency in AutoCAD and Inventor desirable
  • Knowledge of schematic capture programs like EPLAN or AutoCAD Electrical
  • Working knowledge of Schnieder – Telemeconique/Square-D/Modicon Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), Human Machine Interface (HMI) and Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) hardware
  • Possess strong discipline to provide accurate and timely data
  • Must be able to work independently, making sound decisions utilizing good managerial judgment
  • Impeccable attention to detail, effective problem solving skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast pace environment
  • Ability to work well with a team
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at one time—accurately, efficiently and effectively
  • Must be self-directed, professional and dependable
  • Demonstrate dependable work habits and schedule      
  • Observe all safety rules, procedures, and OSHA regulations

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear.
  • The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
  • This position requires the ability to occasionally lift office products and supplies, up to 20 pounds.