CAPEX Project Engineer - (Electrical)

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Gerdau Long Steel North America is a leader in mini-mill steel production and steel recycling in North America, with an annual manufacturing capacity of approximately 10 million metric tons of mill finished steel products. Through a vertically integrated network of mini-mills, scrap recycling facilities and downstream operations, the company serves customers throughout the U.S. and Canada, offering a diverse and balanced product mix of merchant steel, rebar, structural shapes, fabricated steel, flat rolled steel and wire rod.

We believe our employees are the best in the business. We have high standards and our employees constantly strive to reach even higher levels of success. Gerdau growth is based on our values and on a vision focused on excellence. We see customer satisfaction, the personal and professional growth of each employee, total safety in the workplace, a commitment to our stakeholders, employees, and communities, and profit as a measure of performance.



We are seeking a CAPEX Project Engineer - (Electrical) position for our Rancho Cucamonga, CA location.

Relocation Assistance Available

They will be responsible for developing, refining, and communicating the strategies and engineering information needed to optimize productivity and capital projects while ensuring the efficient and cost effective production of the final product. The CAPEX Project Engineer shall prepare and/or review all data sheets, diagrams, and flow charts needed for the correct and efficient development of project, capital, and expense plans in order to develop and run capital projects. This will include the need to work in close cooperation with department supervisors and appropriate engineering, maintenance, and operations team members to ensure correct and proper selection, installation, and operation of all related equipment to obtain the desired production, safety, and quality levels as needed. Assist in the preparation and completion of blue prints for additions, installations, and maintenance/repair purposes. This job is responsible for preparing drawings and sketches for modifications of machinery and equipment, and layouts on various systems. The incumbent will assist in checking and verifying specifications and drawings for accuracy on large projects that require design drawings needed in constructing the facility. This is hands on position working on the steel mill floor and working with a variety of team members and diverse employee population.

Four year college degree in Electrical Engineering is required.
5 to 8 years of electrical engineering in commercial construction, manufacturing, or food processing environment is required.
Successful candidate must be able to apply engineering fundamentals to the continuous improvement efforts of Capital Projects and maximize the efficiency of the overall department operation.
Project management experience with capital projects of 1.5 million plus (5+ projects at a time. PMBOK or like structured experience.)
Must be knowledgeable in construction techniques used in designing and constructing projects.
Must be able to work with 2000 medium voltage horsepower or larger horse power motors such as 4160 with 12K and up incoming.
This is hands on position working on the steel mill floor.
Proficient in scheduling and experienced with MS Project 2010 and MS suite of tools.
Stellar communication and interpersonal skills required.

Gerdau offers opportunities for advancement in an ever challenging, high-tech environment. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to grow with a world-class, multinational company. We recognize the contributions of our team members and provide opportunities for advancement.

Gerdau offers excellent benefits that start the FIRST DAY OF EMPLOYMENT!
Medical and Prescription
Health & Dependent Care (Flexible Spending Account)
Basic Life/Accidental Life Insurance
Health Advocate Services
Employee Assistance Program
Tuition Reimbursement Program

Gerdau is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to diversifying its workforce. All applicants must be legally eligible to work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship.

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