Careers in San Antonio, TX

Explore career opportunities within the San Antonio region.

Electrical Engineer II - Industrial Facility Services - San Antonio, TX



Other Engineering
San Antonio, TX, USA
Posted on Saturday, January 27, 2024
H-E-B Industrial Facility Services Partners are leaders in facility maintenance, design, and construction. They work hard to make sure our industrial facilities and equipment are designed, procured, maintained, and improved as needed to maximize company resources and efficiency.

As an Industrial Facility Services Electrical Engineer II, you'll provide engineering expertise to ensure reliable performance and troubleshooting assistance and conduct continuous improvement work for electrical components across multiple warehouse and administrative facilities.

Once you're eligible, you'll become an Owner in the company, so we're looking for commitment, hard work, and focus on quality and Customer service. 'Partner-Owned' means our most important resources--People--drive the innovation, growth, and success that make H-E-B The Greatest Omnichannel Retailing Company.

Do you have a:

HEART FOR PEOPLE... ability to build relationships and work well with diverse teams?

HEAD FOR BUSINESS... knowledge and experience to create plans and make effective decisions?

PASSION FOR RESULTS... drive to foster innovation and continually add value to the business?

We are looking for:

  • a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering
  • 5+ years of electrical engineering experience in manufacturing plant environments (for Plant Electrical)
  • 5+ years of experience in engineering design / operation of industrial electrical systems (for Campus Electrical)
  • Texas Engineer-in-Training Certification (EIT / FE) (preferred

What is the work?


PLANT ELECTRICAL [remove other section before posting]

  • Creates / maintains one-line models of electrical power distribution systems within assigned plants
  • Ensures development, completion, and currency of arc flash, short circuit, and coordination studies for assigned MWT facilities
  • Inspects plant electrical systems on a periodic basis; observes new construction to ensure compliance with design and equipment specifications and industry safety standards
  • Applies experience and knowledge of low- and medium-voltage motor control centers, switchboards, lighting panels, and other electrical components for troubleshooting / repair of performance and safety issues
  • Serves as SME for plant electrical systems, providing support to maintenance teams as needed to troubleshoot intermittent issues and recover from unplanned outages or service interruption

CAMPUS ELECTRICAL UTILITY [remove other section before posting]

  • Provides engineering support for the design, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of facility electrical systems from the utility meter to the building switchboard for multiple campus locations
  • Maintains campus electrical infrastructure design standards and one-line diagrams
  • Works day-to-day with consulting engineers as needed
  • Provides input to GC and design teams on regulatory / code compliance for electrical equipment as needed
  • Resolves outstanding electrical performance issues; recommends best solutions to fix or mitigate issues
  • Provides technical assistance to contractors
  • Keeps current on latest technical innovations in electrical engineering; maintains professional / technical knowledge; reviews professional publications, participates in professional societies; attends training / educational workshops
  • Provides electrical engineering expertise to maintenance teams
  • Provides technical guidance and training on electrical safe work practices

Project Management:

  • Makes project site visits; evaluates, documents, and resolves issues to comply with design intent and construction documents
  • Provides outstanding customer service that delivers effective solutions to meet customer needs
  • Executes clear work plans, processes, and actions to support H-E-B's overall strategies and best interests, and achieve results
  • Provides expertise to cross-functional teams on plant electrical subjects

What is your background?

  • Bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering (ABET accredited program)
  • 5+ years of electrical engineering experience in manufacturing plant environments (for Plant Electrical)
  • 5+ years of experience in engineering design / operation of industrial electrical systems (for Campus Electrical)
  • Experience in three phase systems, including transformers and campus distribution (for Campus Electrical)
  • Experience with high / med / low voltage power distribution, MCCs, breaker panels, switch stations, troubleshooting electrical issues, utility power, etc. (for Campus Electrical)
  • Texas Engineer-in-Training certification (EIT / FE) (preferred)

Do you have what it takes to be a fit as an Electrical Engineer II at H-E-B?

  • Working knowledge of REVIT, AutoCAD, Bluebeam, and MS Office
  • Strong understanding of electrical systems for typical warehouse, fleet, and manufacturing plants
  • Strong math, science, problem-solving, trouble-shooting, and technical skills
  • Strong verbal / written communication skills
  • Project management and organization skills
  • Team collaboration skills
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and shift focus between projects; attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate clearly and work cooperatively with peers, IFS leadership, and plant operations teams
  • Ability to work independently, and as part of a team
  • Initiative; self-motivated

Can you...

  • Function in a fast-paced office and operating plant environment
  • Travel by car or plane with overnight stays
  • Regularly lift up to 20 lbs
  • Work extended hours and / or rotating schedules when needed to support plant operations and project delivery
  • Frequently work outdoors or in plant environments, occasionally exposed to extremely cold or hot temperatures
  • Work in elevated places or confined spaces to access equipment