IPS – Integrated Project Services, Inc.

Job Locations DE-Germany Frankfurt
ID
2021-5775
Department
Design - Electrical Engineering
# of Openings Remaining
1
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Location : Location
DE-Germany Frankfurt

Position Responsibilities

IPS Germany is continuing to hire! We are looking for a talented Lead Electrical Engineer to build and manage our Electrical Engineering resources for our recently established operations in Germany to be based at one of our offices either in Frankfurt or Nürnberg with remote working flexibility.

 

IPS Integrated Project Services is a global leader in EPMCV, solely specialized  in Pharmaceutical / Biotech Engineering with offices on 4 continents and close to 2,000 professionals providing technical consulting, architecture, engineering, project controls, construction management, and CGMP compliance services for technically complex development and manufacturing facilities worldwide. 

 

The Lead Electrical Engineer works independently on various projects as assigned by a Senior Project Manager or Group Leader.  The Lead Electrical Engineer may oversee the entire design process or assist as a technical expert on a specialized design; may work on several concurrent projects; is a recognized electrical expert. 

 

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assesses the requirements of a project, break a project into tasks, and work with a Project Manager to determine scope of work, budget and staffing.
  • Writes scope of work for electrical design based on preliminary review and meetings with the aclient.
  • Prepares engineering studies and schematic design for new systems and analyze operation of existing systems.
  • Works with code officials and other design professionals when an interpretation or exception to building codes is required.
  • Assigns and review work of project design team. Check progress of work and alert Project Manager to change of scope or additional services.
  • Reviews contractor application for payments. Has a thorough understanding of the construction process.
  • Coordinates all aspects of project document completion within company and externally with clients and other design professionals. 
  • Prepares or reviews construction budgets based on experience and scope of project. 
  • Promotes use of and participates in development of company design and production standards.
  • Assists in the education and development of design staff and act as resource for design questions.
  • Uses computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents.
  • Creates specialized drawings such as electrical riser diagrams.
  • Provides drawing for own designs and produces sketches to incorporate in drawings by drafters.
  • Researches design options and document findings for Project Designer/Engineer.
  • Assures that drawings and designs are in accordance with company production and design standards.
  • Special projects as assigned.

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Minimum 10 years' previous design experience.  Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Nutraceutical or Life Science industry experience is strongly preferred.
  • Bachelors of Engineering Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university.
  • Registered Professional Engineer is strongly preferred.
  • Expertise in computer operation for engineering design programs and computer aided drafting (AutoCAD, Revit, etc.)
  • Experience with design of building electrical systems, such as: building service, power distribution, generators, lighting, fire alarm, security and other low voltage systems is a must.
  • Must also have a strong understanding of German electric code and regulations and experience in other EU countries, and NEC, NFPA 70E, NFPA 72, IBC and other related building codes and standards would be of advantage. 
  • Experience with medium voltage systems, electrical hazardous classified areas, and telecommunications systems is a plus.
  • Fluency in German and English

CONTEXT AND ENVIRONMENT AND SAFETY

  • Travel duration, if any, is based on project location. 
  • This position is a safety sensitive position. The employee is designated for field work and attends activities at client sites where they work in construction, process, packaging, manufacturing, research or other "non-administrative" areas.

Company Overview

About Us

 

IPS-Integrated Project Services is a global leader in developing innovative and cost effective solutions for the engineering, construction, commissioning and qualification of complex pharmaceutical and biotech research and manufacturing facilities. With technical expertise spanning R&D to pilot-scale to large-scale production, our team specializes in the technology, trends and regulatory environment to successfully deliver capital projects and improve operations. For over thirty years, we have applied unique LEAN methodologies throughout the project life cycle, continually finding ways to do things better and more efficiently, delivering higher quality and controlling costs. Headquartered in Blue Bell, PA, IPS is a multi-national company with close to 2,000 professionals worldwide and offices in the US, Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, Ireland, Singapore, Switzerland, UK and India. Visit our website at www.ipsdb.com.

 

Specialties

 

Process Architecture, Process Design, Engineering, Construction, Commissioning, Qualification, LEAN Project Delivery, Strategic Master Planning, Energy Conservation Management, Project Controls, Program/Project Management, Operations/Logistics Strategy and Planning, EPCMV and Staffing Services.

 

IPS is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans (M/F/D/V).

 

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