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Posting Date:  Jan 13, 2022

Richmond, VA, US

Company:  Hauni

Electrical Design Engineer

Hauni Richmond, Inc., a Sales and Service Company serving the North American Tobacco Industry, has an outstanding career opportunity available for an Electrical Design Engineer to join our team. As an Electrical Design Engineer, you will be working in the Engineering department with the Manager, Electrical Engineering and your colleagues to perform hardware-technical order construction and further development of complex assemblies and machines for the tobacco processing industry.


Your role in our team

  • You will be responsible for the independent creation of requirement and service descriptions (e.g. requirement and functional specification)
  • You will be responsible for concept development (e.g. new control cabinet architecture)
  • You will be responsible for independent design machine electrical control system on hardware selection according its market standard (NEC, CSA, IEC, etc.); control panel layout 
  • You will recognize and solve electrical/control hardware problems, in-house or at the customer's site 
  • You will provide technical guidance to the Level B Electrical Engineers
  • You have the ability to work independently with an analytical, structured work style
  • You produce and provide high-quality work
  • You have strong communication skills and ability to present your solutions from an assembly and cost perspective; both excellent written and verbal English skills are necessary in this role
  • You have the ability to work in a team


Your profile

  • You like to work independently and have high standards for the quality of your own work.
  • You are characterized by strong communication skills
  • You have the ability to work in a team and an analytical, structured way of working
  • In design discussions, you can present your solutions from an assembly and cost perspective
  • You have good written and spoken English skills as well as confident use of MS Office, SAP and ELCAD.
  • If you have knowledge of Eplan, it is a plus
  • You look forward to occasional business trips to international machine locations
  • You have a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and at least six years’ working experience in complex machine control field.
  • You have a proficiency for Siemens, Bechhoff, AMK drive systems. Experience from previous training as an electrical appliance mechanic / power plant electronics technician is desirable
  • You have proficiency in manufacturer ERP system, SAP is also highly desirable.
  • You are fluent with MS Word, MSOffice, SAP, ELCAD, Excel, Project, PPT, Visio is also necessary
  • You work with a safety orientation at all times
  • You are team oriented and able to work well with all levels of personnel (sales, purchasing, assembly, upper management, etc.)


Your benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • Paid vacation
  • Vacation purchase program
  • Sick days
  • Paid holidays
  • 401k Plan with a $1 for $1 match up to 6% of your base income
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance plans
  • Basic life and disability insurances, both short and long term, paid by employer
  • Voluntary life insurance purchase program
  • Training and Development Program


Equal employer opportunity

Hauni Richmond, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer



Recruitment Team

For questions please contact us via jobs@koerber.com.
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Recruitment Team
For questions please contact us via jobs@koerber.com.
Please apply exclusively via the “Apply now” button.

Hauni Maschinenbau GmbH is the leading company of the Hauni Group and the world's leading provider of technologies and technical services for the international tobacco industry. With around 4,500 employees at over 20 locations, the Hauni Group is represented worldwide and combines the brands Hauni, Garbuio, Decouflé, Borgwaldt, Borgwaldt Flavor, Sodim and Kodis. The Hauni Group is the Business Area Tobacco of the Körber Group.

The Körber Group is an international technology group with around 10,000 employees worldwide. It unites technologically leading companies with more than 100 production, service and sales locations and offers its customers solutions, products and services in the Business Areas of Körber Digital, Logistics Systems, Pharma Systems, Tissue and Tobacco.

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