Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Salisbury


Schneider Electric™
creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives.
Our 144,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations.
Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment:
Great people make Schneider Electric a great company.
** Position is based out of Salisbury, NC**
This position is responsible for the interpretation of customer specifications, drawings, and power system requirements as they apply to Integrated Equipment and Powerlink/MVP Panelboards. Issues concise instructions via engineering systems to electrical/mechanical design and materials.  Develops electrical bill of material, elevation views, layout views, control schematics an elementary drawings for customer specified equipment. Interfaces with field sales, customers, development, manufacturing, order services and materials during order cycle process.
This position within the Order Engineering team in Salisbury, North Carolina,
will be responsible for support of U.S. custom-designed Integrated Equipment  products that are manufactured in Salisbury North Carolina, and are supplied to customers all over the world.
•Confers with engineers and others in the for design concept interpretation.
•Exercises judgments within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criterion for obtaining results.
•Detailed knowledge of principles of electrical engineering so able to assess feasibility of design options.
•Demonstrate a knowledge of industrial standards, quality and safety requirements.
•Understand the importance and impact of patents.
•Creates detailed design of layout, elevation views and product packaging using the relevant CAD design and data management software.
•Creating and maintaining standard procedures and methodology for working on the relevant CAD software.
•Specification of materials and hardware required to meet the design specification.
•Ensures assignments are within design, budget and schedule limitations.
•Assists vendor selection process for electrical parts
•Reviews the list of materials proposed on each project, insuring the accuracy and correct application of each item. If a problem is identified, corrections or substitutions will be made to the design and will be communicated to the Project Manager in writing.
•Communicates project concerns and suggestions, both verbally and in writing, with the Project Manager and Engineering Manager. Email is the method for written form and tracking.
•Participates as needed in proposal acceptance reviews, offering acceptance or recommendations for improvement on the systems engineering scope of work and labor hours estimated on the proposed project.
•Ensures that products meet all manufacturing requirements for reliable and cost-effective production.
•Meets electrical design specifications to meet overall product specifications and participates in design reviews.
•Compiles and enters BOM's and creates related design documentation. Ensures accuracy of BOM's and product assembly documentation
•Liaisons with the manufacturing team (including customers) to build equipment to meet or exceed customers expectations
•Serves as a technical expert and leader in problem resolution supporting Manufacturing Operations.
•Generates and maintains organized database and/or B.O.M., change reports and/or other documentation.
•Application Engineer is expected to provide the highest degree of professionalism with minimal errors.
Other Requirements and Skills:
•BSEE/BSEET or equivalent with 3+ years experience in the manufacture or design of power distribution equipment.
•Excellent interpersonal and customer relation skills. Inter-personal skills are also essential in order to maintain the strong team atmosphere that currently exists within our group.
•Excellent problem resolution skills.
•Ability to interpret basic front elevation, one-line, and schematic drawings.
•Must be well organized, strong computer skills with AutoCAD, MS Office, Pro E, Adobe, Microsoft Office suite, Power point, etc.
•Strong written and verbal communication skills in English
•A good work ethic,

About the company

Schneider Electric SE is a European multinational corporation that specializes in electricity distribution, automation management and produces installation components for energy management. It is headquartered in Rueil-Malmaison, France and is also based at the World Trade Center of Grenoble.

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation.

Schneider Electric develops technologies and solutions to make energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green. The Group invests in R&D in order to sustain innovation and differentiation, with a strong commitment to sustainable development.

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