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Sr. Electrical Design Engineer
Chennai (Madras)
Nov 19, 2018
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 10.0-15.0 years
Job Category Design Engineer Job
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Good Communication Skills
Role Electrical Design Engineer Jobs
Designation Electrical Designer
Education B.Sc,B.Tech/B.E
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, clean energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 180 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, electronics, water, coatings and agriculture. In 2015, Dow had annual sales of nearly $49 billion and employed approximately 49,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 6,000 product families are manufactured at 179 sites in 35 countries across the globe. On June 1, 2016, Dow became the 100 percent owner of Dow Corning Corporation’s silicones business, a global company with sales of greater than $4.5 billion in 2015, 25 manufacturing sites in 9 countries and approximately 10,000 employees worldwide. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at

Job Description

Job Description

  • Candidate will function as a lead engineer and will supervise designers and drafters to develop and assemble the contract package in accordance with the project schedule. As a member of a multi-discipline, capital project design team, the Electrical Engineering Specialist is responsible for the development and detailed design of electrical systems for Chemical Process Units. 

    Initially, the Electrical Engineering Specialist will work under the guidance of the assigned Peer/Technical Coach to develop the necessary leadership and technical competencies required to function as an Electrical Lead Engineer. 

    Core Responsibilities:- 

    Electrical system layouts design - Design and preparation of substation layouts, Control & Power panel arrangement, Cable trays and other raceways layout, Equipment layout, Lighting and Grounding layouts.

    Design and Preparation of Overall Single Line Diagram, Metering & Protection SLD, Power system configuration option including Medium voltage distribution and low-voltage installations.

    Design and Preparation of MV and LV Breaker and relays control schematics, equipment control schematics, lighting & receptacle distribution scheme, circuit diagrams etc. 

    Sizing and preparation of cable schedule, raceway calculations, distribution panel schedule, inter connection schedule. 

    Design of Electrical hazardous area classification layouts.

    Design calculations for CT/PT sizing, Grounding system, Cable sizing, Lightning protection system, Transformer sizing, Battery & Battery Charger, Indoor & Outdoor lighting, DG sizing, NGT/NGR sizing Lighting.

    System calculations and system design including Electrical load flow, Short circuit analysis and power system protection and protection device coordination, Motor starting and re acceleration studies.

    Front-End Loading requirements and preparation of Invitation to Bid (ITB) packages for outsourced projects.

    Detailed Engineering, preparation of installation details.

    Equipment specification, selection, vendor drawings review, purchase, factory test, startup and commissioning support.

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