Careers

At AMSC, we aim to create a work atmosphere that fosters success for our employees, our customers and our corporation. Our employees benefit from working with world-class engineers, technicians and scientists, as well as other experienced professionals. With operations throughout Asia, Australia, North America and Europe, we have a diverse, yet cohesive staff with tremendous global experience and passion.

Each day, we are driven by our company mission: We listen, we partner and we innovate to make smarter, cleaner energy profitable. And we are inspired by our vision: To power the world with smarter, cleaner … better energy. While we are committed to realizing our mission and vision, AMSC also prides itself on having a fun and satisfying work environment that fosters creativity and success. Click here to gain an understanding of the kind of employees we are seeking as we grow the company.

AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V.

Careers at AMSC

Hybrid: Ayer, MA

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

American Superconductor is seeking an experienced mechanical design engineer. The successful candidate will work as the mechanical design engineer for a team focused on the development of advanced superconducting equipment. They must be strong in analysis, design, and manufacturing practices.

  • This position requires the design of a range of mechanical assemblies for large magnet systems using high temperature superconducting materials
  • Elements to be designed include cryogenic assemblies, vacuum vessels, and composites.
  • The position calls for communicating and working in a team environment.
  • The design engineer will be responsible for managing the configuration of a multi component product shipping to customers in the defense industry
  • The design engineer will be responsible for various mechanically intricate subassemblies.
  • The design engineer will also be expected to create testing rigs to prove out the subassemblies’ design function.

Education – Experience:

  • BS degree in mechanical engineering and 10+ years of demonstrated machine design experience.
  • Or AS degree in mechanical engineering and 12 years of demonstrated machine design experience.
  • 5 years’ experience using a solid modeler.
  • The individual should be capable of working effectively in a multidisciplinary team consisting of scientists, engineers, and support personnel (designer-drafters).
  • Strong knowledge of machine shop practices with the design of machined parts and welded/brazed fabrications.
  • Design experience integrating most of the following: bearings, electromechanical components, seals, weldments, castings, and coatings.
  • FEA structural analysis, preferably using ANSYS.
Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:
  • Large machine design experience.
  • Proficiency in SolidWorks CAD system and PDM/Agile integration.
  • Thermal and process analysis experience, piping and flow analysis.
  • Knowledge of theory and practice of large rotating machinery design, including component bearings and tribology is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Current lead design
  • Open minded engineer with broad multidisciplinary knowledge and interests.
  • U.S Citizen
  • Proof of Covid-19 Vaccination Required
AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V
Hybrid: Ayer, MA

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

  • Develop new business opportunities for AMSC grid resilient products
  • Work with electric utilities, regulators and government organizations to promote electric grid reliability, resiliency and efficiency in preparation for the clean energy transition to electric power
  • Develop strategies and win plans to secure new business with electric utilities
  • Organize and analyze data, create charts and graphs, and present your findings to the leadership team.
  • Provide recommendations to improve future product operations.
  • Design voice of the customer; value elements critical to customers; value equations; target value propositions to customer segments to inform customer marketing and sales channel.
Education – Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree either in a related field or a technical degree
  • 5-10 years of electric utility, DOE or clean energy related political experience.
Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:
  • Excellent team player with collaborative style, but also must be able to identify, prioritize and manage work well independently.
  • Experience working closely with people at all corporate levels
  • Proven track record in defining market opportunities, targeting markets and successfully delivering products to market.
  • Strong ability to work under pressure of deadlines; contribute and operate in a fast-paced environment.
  • Flexibility and ability lo travel if required
  • Must have U.S. work authorization
  • Proof of Covid-19 Vaccination Required
AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V
Remote

Summary

Want to be part of the future of the grid? AMSC’s Network and Planning Engineers apply our state-of-the-art converter-based FACTS technology to meet cutting-edge grid requirements on projects around the world. Our team of experts supports AMSC’s Gridtec Solutions by conducting power system studies and modeling for AMSC’s STATCOMs and other grid products.

Responsibilities

  • Undertake application and design studies for AMSC’s products including STATCOMs, power electronic converters, fault current limiters and high-capacity superconductor cable systems
  • Use power system software to perform load flow, transient stability, and electromagnetic transient studies to meet system requirements and develop solutions 
  • Perform power systems analyses and design/recommend solutions for: 
    • Renewable energy interconnection
    • Transmission and distribution system expansion 
    • Voltage stability 
    • Industrial power quality problems 
  • Write study reports and technical project proposals for AMSC grid projects
  • Prepare technical papers and deliver technical presentations for trade shows, technical conferences, and customer outreach
  • Develop and maintain power system software models for AMSC grid products
  • Actively participate existing product improvement and new product development 
  • Forge relationships with utility engineers, industry consultants and cross discipline internal team members

Education and Experience

  • Minimum education: BS in Electrical Engineering with emphasis on power systems; MS and PhD welcome
  • Relevant industry experience will be considered highly, e.g. utility planning, power system consultancies, or OEM grid applications

Desired Skills and Competencies

  • Proficiency in the following software applications: 
    • Transient stability simulation tools (preferably PSS/E or PowerFactory)
    • EMT simulation tools (PSCAD or EMTP-RV) 
    • python or Fortran programming 
    • Distribution planning software (CYME, Milsoft WindMil or DNV Synergi)
    • Real-time digital simulators (preferably RTDS)
    • Fortran or C compilers
  • Experience with utility planning, renewable interconnection, or industrial power quality studies
  • Experience developing, maintaining, and using power system software models of converter-based grid resources
  • Understanding of power electronics devices, control systems, and their applications in utility and industrial applications
  • Comfortable working directly with customers to generate interest in AMSC’s products
  • Capable of collaborating and cultivating customer relationships
  • Familiarity with industrial/utility electrical equipment standards and specifications  
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation communication skills
  • Up to 20% travel (local and International) may be required
  • US Citizen or Green Card Holder
  • Covid-19 Vaccination Required

AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V

Hybrid: Queensbury, NY

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

  • Serve customers by providing product installation, commissioning, maintenance, service, and instructions, primarily on-site
  • Resolve product and service problems which require an on-site presence
  • Start-up, commissioning, servicing, maintenance, and trouble-shooting of Northeast Power Systems products, such as capacitor banks and filter banks, MVTVSS, snubbers, and MSP’s.
  • Ensure Northeast Power Systems products comply with, and are installed according to final build documentation, customer requirements and specifications.
  • Maintain records by ensuring updating of product drawings, setup information and account information to reflect any changes made in the field.
  • Resolve product or service problems by clarifying the customer’s issues; determining the cause of the problem; selecting and explaining the best solution to solve the problem; expediting correction or adjustment; following up to ensure resolution, verify and document corrective action.
  • Make prudent decisions regarding travel expenditure, respecting both Northeast Power and customer travel expense budgets.
  • Follow all customer safety and site requirements. Act in a professional manner at all times.
  • Document and report all customer complaints, errors, issues, recommendations, and suggestions to management.
  • Attract potential customers by answering product and service questions; suggesting information about other products and services available.
  • Ability to oversee and perform trend analysis of the field service database.
  • Maintain inventory levels of parts.
  • Schedule routine maintenance with customer.
  • Schedule startup/commissioning activities to maintain product delivery commitments.
  • Follow company purchasing authorization procedures
  • Other duties assigned.

Education – Experience:

  • Electronics experience required.
  • Background in electrical control circuit design and operation, 3 years experience.
  • Familiar with lockout / tag-out procedures.
  • Computer knowledge in a Windows environment.
  • Engineering degree in a technical field. Electrical Engineering is preferred.
  • Background in electrical control circuit design and operation, 2-3 years experience

Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:

  • Ability to travel to the US at least 50% of the time
  • Self-directed and motivated.
  • Appreciates attention for detail.
  • Customer Service, Product Knowledge, Quality Focus, Problem Solving, Market Knowledge, Documentation Skills, Listening, Phone Skills, Resolving Conflict, Analyzing Information , Multi-tasking.
  • Background in electrical control circuit design and operation, 3 years experience.
  • Experience with PLC’s and protection relays is preferred (Allen Bradley, Siemens, SEL, etc.)
  • Familiar with lockout / tag-out procedures.
  • Computer knowledge in a Windows environment.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Knowledge of high voltage distribution design and systems including established safety protocol and procedures.
  • Understanding and accurately following blueprints, electrical drawings and set up documents.
  • Must have valid passport and driver’s license.
  • Medium work with occasional heavy work up to 75 pounds.
  • US Citizen
AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V
Queensbury, NY

This role will be at our NEPSI location, in Queensbury, NY.

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

  • Perform general office duties including ordering miscellaneous office supplies, answering the phone, providing support for voice mail, ordering food for office lunches, and preparing and distributing miscellaneous memos.
  • Sort and distribute incoming mail, prepare packages for Federal Express and daily outbound mail
  • Answering the doorbell and greeting visitors
  • Assist with other office related functions and special projects
  • Understanding, investigating, and resolving AR and collection issues
  • Orders miscellaneous office supplies without approval.
  • Approves miscellaneous petty cash purchases.
  • Follow company purchasing authorization procedures.

Education – Experience:

  • Required: High School Diploma

Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:

  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Knowledge of computer operation and Microsoft products.
  • Ability to work with minimal direction.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.

AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V

Queensbury, NY

This role will be at our NEPSI location, in Queensbury, NY.

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

  • Comprehension and application of the ISO 9001:2015 standard for quality management systems. 
  • Ability to identify non-conforming outputs, diagnose root cause, and identify the need for corrective action pertaining to the production of NEPSI products. 
  • Identify, measure, and analyze key performance metrics for NEPSI’s quality system processes. 
  • Aggregate quality performance data and identify trends to management.
  • Generate non-conformance reports as needed. 
  • Verify the effectiveness of any corrective action taken. 
  • Perform audits on internal processes such as purchasing, manufacturing, customer support, and training. 
  • Perform audits on external processes, such as supplier performance and customer feedback. 
  • Document the inspection and testing of equipment prior to shipment and ensure the testing instruments and meters are in calibration. 
  • Manage and implement routine quality audits, accurately maintaining the company records. 
  • Assist Project Manager with prospective customer questions pertaining to NEPSI quality. 
  • Assist Operations manager in the creation of processes, procedures, and inspection forms pertaining to quality. 

Education – Experience:

  • Required: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Required: 1-2 years prior experience in a related manufacturing industry; Prior experience with ISO 9001:2015 quality management systems. 

Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:

  • Preferred: Ability to read blueprints; Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) certification. 

AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V

Queensbury, NY

This role will be at our NEPSI location, in Queensbury, NY.

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

  • Assemble and wire control panels by referring to shop drawings and instructions. 
  • Start-up, commission, service, maintain, and trouble-shoot NEPSI products, such as capacitor banks and filter banks, MVTVSS, snubbers, and MSP’s.
  • Select specified wires to route and terminate according to instructions and drawings. 
  • Label wires per instructions provided. 
  • Properly cut, splice, lug, terminate, and label all wiring.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, sketches, control drawings, or products specifications to determine sequence and methods of assembly, basic wiring, and installing of components and hardware.
  • Ensure proper components are installed in appropriate sequence, per established methods, instructions, and drawings.
  • Ensure proper clearances between front panel and back panel components.
  • Install components such as relays, controllers, plc’s/hmi, fuse blocks, fuses, i/o devices, circuit breakers, terminal blocks, Panduit, lights, indicators, switches.
  • Perform process audits as requested.
  • Understand and comply with NEPSI quality system requirements.
  • Perform basic testing and debugging of wiring circuits as required.
  • Adhere to NEPSI and customer’s site safety requirements, including drug screening when requested. 
  • Communicate with customers regarding troubleshooting, testing, maintenance, and commissioning of NEPSI equipment.
  • Travel required. 

The successful candidate must have a valid passport and driver’s license and no felony convictions. 

Responsibilities:

To perform this duty, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements and preferences listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and abilities required. 

Education – Experience:

  • Required: Associate’s degree in Electrical Engineering.  
  • Required: Background or prior job experience in electrical control circuit design and operation.  

Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:

  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Ability to operate basic hand tools
  • Knowledge of high voltage distribution design and systems including established safety protocol and procedures
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate with customers, must be able to work under pressure.  

AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V

Queensbury, NY

This role will be at our NEPSI location, in Queensbury, NY.

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

  • Plan, lay-out, assemble, and install components and assemblies within fabricated steel assemblies per shop drawings.
  • Assemble, modify, test, and adjust custom mechanical assemblies and apparatus applying knowledge of various assembly techniques and referring to shop drawings and instructions.
  • Measure out and mark dimensions and reference lines for installation of components.
  • Install components such as disconnect switches, ground switch, relays, vacuum switches, interlocks, windows, door-stays, locks, capacitors, fuses, reactors, CT’s, PT’s, CPT’s, ground bus, phase bus,
  • conductors, insulators, hardware, etc.
  • Read and understand blue prints, drawings, wiring diagrams, mechanical prints, assembly and
  • schematic drawings, and receive verbal instructions on work to be performed.
  • Ensure proper components are installed in appropriate sequence, per established methods,
  • instructions, and drawings,
  • Fasten, align, and mount parts, components, relays, using hand and power tools.
  • Examine parts/ components that are installed to verify they are free from damage and defects. Notify Production Manager if defects are found.
  • Route and terminate cables.
  • Operate basic hand tools, saws, punches, grinders, drills.
  • Clean up shop area of tools and work at the end of each shift.
  • Perform other work duties as assigned.
Education – Experience:
  • Required: High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Required: Prior experience in manufacturing or product assembly or using hand held power tools.
  • Required: Ability to use hand held power tools; Ability to measure; Ability to use a computer.
  • Preferred: Ability to read blueprints.
Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:
  • Required: Ability to use hand held power tools; Ability to measure; Ability to use a computer.
  • Preferred: Ability to read blueprints.

Physical Requirements/Hazardous Working Conditions:

  • Standing
  • Walking
  • Lifting
  • Carrying
  • Pulling/Pushing
  • Climbing
  • Reaching
  • Medium work
  • Lifting up to 50 pounds

AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V

New Milford, CT

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

Position Summary: The Engineering Admin will coordinate with fellow engineers in order to design and develop systems, identify and meet project requirements, create strategies to optimize the daily project operations, and other administrative tasks as assigned by the Director of Engineering.

Responsibilities:

  • Document control/monitoring – Drawing releases to Production/Test mark-ups from the floor (tracking/scanning)
  • Customer approval drawings/documents tracking – drawing lists.  
  • Engineering Project assignments tracking/maintenance in Epicor
  • Engineering Schedules and major milestones tracking, updating ETCs,
  • Engineering Reports including milestones, budgets, project tracking, Costed BOM vs. Budget Material, ETCs
  • Epicor Schedules and Milestones monitor and administrative support for Engineering
  • Epicor method (BOM) and Job/WIP maintenance support
  • Engineering loading (dept and by Engineering), including budgets, routine report (weekly/monthly), %-complete
  • Manuals – test reports, datasheets, drawings, documents
  • ECOs/ECNs – BOM/Job/WIP support and Distributing ECOs to other departments
  • Engineering Database Maintenance – Power Supply, Transformer 
  • Create work instructions and guidebook – procedures for Engineering Admin processes
  • Work with Planning, Order entry and other departments and needed to coordinate Engineering activities and resolves conflicts (ex. order acknowledgments, due dates, SPEC numbers, serial numbers, etc.)
  • Miscellaneous scanning, copying, etc.

Education – Experience:

  • Associate Degree in related field
  • Able to understand project schedules and budgets

Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:

  • Fluent in Office – mainly Excel, Word, Power Point
  • Self-motivated and willing to help/support others as needed
  • Personable and works well with others from many departments
  • Epicor and Epicor downloaded data
  • Vault (Office)

AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V

New Milford, CT

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

Position Summary: Under the direction of the Sr. Transformer Test Engineer and Test/Field Service Team Leader, the Test Technician will perform the following responsibilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Tests and trouble-shoots transformers, rectifiers, power supplies (digital and analog), circuits, PLC’s, and equipment using multimeters, oscilloscopes, temperature probes, chart recorders, watt meters and other related equipment.  
  • Performs Commissioning installations, Preventative Maintenance, complex trouble shooting, problem analysis and product specific service.
  • Must be able to work independently, under minimal supervision, and work well with other individuals and teams.
  • Must be willing to travel both domestically and internationally as needed to service equipment, approximately 40-50% of the time after probationary training has been completed.
  • Conducts equipment and/or unit start-ups and performs field service activities, including consulting with engineering as needed to adhere to specifications. 
  • Participates in quality inspection activities.  
  • Documents test and service reports.
  • Works with voltages in the range of 480vac-13,800vac and occasionally up to 35kV and large MVA units and will assist in medium and high voltage testing.

Education – Experience:

  • Two-year technical degree in electronics, electrical, engineering, or equivalent. 
  • 2+ years of test/troubleshooting experience in the field of Industrial Electronics, Power Electronics is preferred.
  • Knowledge of PLC programming, software and hardware is a plus.
  • Electrician (E-2) is a plus.

Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:

  • Must be familiar with the concept and application of the following; actual work experience in at least one of these areas is preferred:
    • Reactor and transformer applications. 
    • Single-phase and three-phase AC power. 
    • AC/DC rectification and SCR (Thyristor) control. 
    • Test and calibration of Industrial power equipment. 
  • Strong ability to read electronic schematics and comprehend specifications.
  • Experience using industrial instrumentation (electro-mechanical meters and gauges).
  • Good communication abilities, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills. 
  • Computer literacy using worksheets and word processing as well as customized data acquisition software.
  • Must be able to work independently, under minimal supervision, and work well with other individuals and teams
  • Must be willing to travel both domestically and internationally as needed to service equipment, approximately 40-50% of the time
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States
  • Ability to make PLC program adjustments is a plus.
  • Knowledge of programmer logic controllers (PLC) programming and hardware, embedded applications, software, and hardware is a plus. 

Essential Functions/Physical Requirements: 

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis & stand for approximately 95% of the day.
  • Lift, carry, and hook up large cables. 
  • Bend, squat, stoop, kneel frequently as needed throughout the day.

AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V

This role will be at our Neeltran location, please use this link, https://www.neeltran.com/about-us/careers.html to apply.

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

Under the Direction of Final Assembly Team Leader, an Electro-Mechanical Assembler III will be responsible for assembling parts, accessories and performing assembly operations to support the production of transformer units. 

Responsibilities:

  • In accordance with work instructions and mechanical drawings/schematics, manufacturing procedures and quality procedures, the Transformer Assembler III, performs the following tasks/operations:
  • Assembles parts and accessories on units.
  • Cleans and prepares tanks for assembly.
  • Disassembles old or repair units, records how parts came off, and stores in repair totes.
  • Assembles wooden frames and supports.
  • Completes tapping and insulating of Line leads per B.I.L., including acknowledgements.
  • Assembles L.V. buss bar and builds related assemblies.
  • Assists with prepping and landing coils per drawing designation.
  • Assists with cutting and cleaning line leads to correct length.
  • Assists with crimping lugs correctly, per engineers needs with proper fillers.
  • Assists with routing cables per drawings with correct B.I.L. clearances in H.V. and L.V.
  • Assists with routing and running internal connections inside the tank.
  • Assists with mounting external components including conservators, pipping, gauges, heat exchangers, and brackets.
  • Keeps work area and toolbox orderly, organized and clean and maintains, as needed, prior to the end of daily shift.
  • The EM Assembler will rotate to different areas in production and learn a wide variety of skills and processes. Departments include Transformer Assembly, Rectifier Assembly, Lamination, Winding, and Final Assembly. 
  • Perform all other duties assigned by management.

Education – Experience:

  • Consistently meets or beats production schedule while delivering high quality product.
  • Assists with operating burning torches “Acetylene and Oxygen.”
  • Accurately and completely record all necessary information to worksheets in a timely manner.
  • Must be able to read a tape measure.
  • Proficient with reading and following work instructions, mechanical drawings, schematics, blueprints and quality procedures.
  • Must be able to properly distinguish and use all types of tools (both hand and power tools) and equipment required for position, including but not limited to torque wrench, saws, drill press, grinders, sanders, shears, paper cutter, punch press, etc.
  • Must be able to safely operate forklifts and operate over head cranes and successfully complete certification training for same.
  • Works in an orderly manner and consistently keeps work area and toolbox orderly, organized and clean.

Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:

  • Ability to stand, stoop and or kneel for extended periods of time. 
  • Ability to drive forklift and operate crane once trained. 
  • Ability to climb ladders and maneuver through tight areas to work in/on large units. Protective PPE, harness/fall arrest system is provided and required. 
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a regular basis and stand/walk 95% of the day. 
  • Ability to work overtime to meet production schedule.

 

AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V

This role will be at our Neeltran location, please use this link, https://www.neeltran.com/about-us/careers.html to apply.

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

The Electrical Engineering Design Technician, under the direction of Project Design Engineers, will design electrical circuits for controls, power, and plumbing sections of rectifier units from the electrical point of view.

Responsibilities shall include but are not limited to:

  • Design of electrical circuits/schematics for controls, power section and plumbing sections of large power conversion equipment.
  • Design electrical schematics is AutoCAD Electrical and AutoCAD software
  • Select/specify components and make bills of materials.
  • Work with the mechanical department for the definition of the lay-out of the electrical panels and electrical equipment (rectifier plus transformer).
  • Preparation of all the necessary documentation for the workshop and the purchasing department such as drawings and specifications for buying the components.
  • Preparation of the necessary documentation for the client.
  • Continuous improve including standardization of the products to increase the quality/price ratio, increase design efficiency and reduce delivery time.

Education – Experience:

  • Academic background in Electrical Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering Technology.
  • Trained to read and/or manipulate electrical schematics with AutoCAD and AutoCAD Electrical software.

Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:

  • Direct experience in electrical power and controls circuits design of large power supplies ( 1000 amps to 100,000 amps DC).
  • Foundation in electrical circuits and basic I-phase and 3-phase power system calculations.
  • Experience and/or Coursework related to power electronics, power transformers, rectifiers, and related controls and accessories.
  • General computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, etc).
  • AutoCAD Electrical training will be provided and paid by Neeltran.

AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V

This role will be at our Neeltran location, please use this link, https://www.neeltran.com/about-us/careers.html to apply.

Summary – Job Responsibilities – Activities:

The Control Panel Wirer is responsible for wiring large power supplies, including electrical and mechanical components and sub-assemblies by reading schematics. Typical size of wiring jobs are 150-1500 wiring points. Final wiring of large complex cabinets and control panels is routine. Custom work, very engaging and non-repetitive. Uses hand and power tools as needed. 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Wire control panels and instrument panels from schematic and mechanical panel layouts 
  • Assemble and install complex electro-mechanical components, including building the complete unit as part of the production team. Place and mount electrical and mechanical components in cabinets. 
  • Wires large control panels and power supplies. Involves wire routing, terminals, crimping, fastening, bolting, riveting and soldering to join or secure parts in place. 
  • Assemble electrical connections, wiring, harness and installation. 
  • Cut, strip, bend and mount wires to connect electrical units and subassemblies. 
  • Mount assembled components, such as; pc boards, plc, resistors, transistors, capacitors, relays and sockets on large panels. Connect component leads and other component connectors, terminals and contact points by crimping and soldering. 
  • Document parts, changes, and procedures as needed to aid in the manufacturing process. 
  • Will make some decisions as to layout with guidance from supervisor and engineers. 
  • Use tools and machinery such as soldering iron, drills, punches, cutters and hand tools. 
  • Read and work from complex schematics, and mechanical drawings. Must be able to readily identify parts from Bill of Materials. (NOTE: this is NOT point-to-point wiring) 
  • Consistently meet or beat budgeted labor hours while delivering high quality units. 

Education – Experience:

  • At least 2 years’ experience working in production in industrial manufacturing environment, utilizing equipment wiring and industrial control panel wiring experience.
  • Basic Electrical/Electronic knowledge is required. 
  • Expert ability to read and decipher, schematics, mechanical drawing and Bill of Materials is required. 
  • Vocational High School or Trade school preferred. 
  • 508 control panel experience is a plus

Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:

Essential Functions:

  • Ability to stand, stoop and or kneel for extended periods of time. 
  • Ability to drive forklift and operate crane once trained. 
  • Ability to climb ladders and maneuver through tight areas to work in/on large units. Protective PPE, harness/fall arrest system is provided and required. 
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a regular basis and stand/walk 95% of the day. 
  • Ability to work overtime to meet production schedule.
  • Attention to detail and excellent craftsmanship. 
  • Team player, can-do attitude. 
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal. 
  • Ability to speak, read, write and understand English

AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V

This role will be at our Neeltran location, please use this link, https://www.neeltran.com/about-us/careers.html to apply.

Summary – Job Responsibilities:

Design specialty power transformers and related magnetic components up to SOMV A, 69 kV including rectifier duty transformers I OOkAdc. Perform overall transformer design calculations and detailed coil and insulation design.

  • Member of team designing high capacity power and distribution transformers (up to SOMY A, 69 kV to be used for rectifier loads up to I OOkAdc.) to IEEE and IEC specifications.
  • Design oil-filled and dry-type transformers and magnetics as needed.
  • Perform overall transformer design calculations and detailed coil and insulation design.
  • Perform cooling calculations and select cooling components and other major components and accessories as needed.
  • Create bills of materials.
  • Assist/support mechanical design done by the Mechanical Department including core design, core/coil construction, overall tank lay-out and clearances, cable routing, etc.
  • Provide technical support as needed to the Production and Test Departments in the shop
  • Provide test results, required tests in advance, and review final test data to evaluate designs.
  • Assist a department-wide effort to create engineering design guides and manuals.
  • Assist in developing standard tools, rules, and guides to improve efficiency and consistency in our designs.
  • Train others as required by your manager.
  • Utilize test data and production feedback to aid in cost reduction efforts and the development of tools and rules as mentioned above
  • Tasks as required by your supervisor
Education – Experience: 
  • BS in electrical engineering or Electro Mechanical Engineering and S years of experience as a Transformer Designer including work in oil-filled power transformer design)
  • Must have experience in oil-filled power transformers design, including High-current bus bar, Regulating and multi-tap transformers,
  • Winding construction and insulation system designs
  • Dry-type transformer experience is a plus
  • Rectifier duty and harmonics design experience is a plus

Required Skills, Competencies, Authorities and Training Needs:

  • Proficiency with MS Excel is required. Andersen short-circuit/leakage field software are a plus.
AMSC is an EEO M/F/D/V