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Electrical Engineer Job

DATE: Apr 12, 2021

LOCATION: Macon, Georgia, US, 31213

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Job: Engineering
Primary Location: Macon, Georgia
Relocation Offered: Yes 

Employment Status: Full-Time
Travel: 10%

Our Engineering Team is currently on the lookout for an Electrical Engineer at our Ceilings plant in Macon, GA. As Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for providing engineering and technical services to support manufacturing equipment, maintenance systems, and production processes. Additionally, you will play a critical role in our lean efforts as we continuously strive to improve our processes and reduce waste. You will also take on and execute electrical projects and studies of significant importance, scope, and complexity.



What you'll be doing

  • Provide electrical engineering and technical assistance to manufacturing plant in terms of equipment, maintenance, and production processes and systems
  • Manage the plant's capital budget
  • Participate in identifying and resolving common cause and special cause electrical issues that impact plant reliability and performance
  • Investigate manufacturing problems in the plant and recommend corrective actions
  • Develop preliminary concepts and budgetary capital estimates for new electrical products, projects, and improvements
  • Assisting with developing vendor bid packages and final vendor selection for purchased parts and services
  • Execute capital projects, ensure cost, schedule, and performance goals are met or exceeded
  • Apply precision maintenance concepts and principals
  • Educate plant personnel on electrical engineering and technical issues
  • Coordinate training and start-up activities of new equipment and processes
  • Participate in Lean efforts, such as Kaizen events, where an emphasis is placed on creativity before capital investment
  • Provide status updates on project progress and issues


What will make you successful

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 2+ years of electrical engineering experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated Project Management skills
  • PLC and HMI programming experience with the Rockwell suite of products
  • Experience with Wonderware application programming and support


Why Armstrong World Industries?


Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions. At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, Armstrong World Industries offers interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces. We built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we’re here to serve – our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.


Benefits Package

  • Standard benefit package offerings: Medical, dental, prescription drugs, life insurance
  • Long term disability coverage
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Product discount programs
  • 401k Match


About the Location (Macon, GA)

Our Macon Plant, one of twelve Armstrong plants in North America, employs over 400 people working on rotating shifts, 24/7, in the manufacture and shipment of acoustical ceiling tile to Armstrong's customers.  Located approximately 85 miles south of Atlanta, the Macon facility has 33 acres under one roof, or 1.5 million square feet of floor space.  It is the largest ceiling tile factory in the world.  The operations are complex, automated, use the latest modern management technology, and manufacture a wide range of commercial and residential ceiling products.


Macon, also known as the "Cherry Blossom Capital of the World", is in the heart of Georgia and marks a historical crossroads in the south. The city carries with it a rich cultural heritage while creating a strong vision for the future. Macon offers the amenities of a small friendly city with the advantages of a growing community.



Equal Opportunity Employer: AWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans



Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters


Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact AWI employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.


AWI will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to AWI, including unsolicited resumes sent to AWI via mail, email or in any form and/or method, including to AWI's resume database will be considered AWI property.


AWI will not pay a fee to any Recruiter that does not have a signed AWI contract in place specific to the position for which the resume was submitted. Recruiting vendor agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by AWI's Corporate Talent Acquisition Manager or his or her designee.

Nearest Major Market: Macon

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