Electrical Installation Engineer at Emerson Electric Co in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Posted in Management 14 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational values—integrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovation—inform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.
Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, you’ll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

As an Electrical Installation Engineer, you will design complex engineering packages for DCS and PLC power generation control system replacements. You will perform site walk-downs, assist in generating scope of work documents, and the engineering cost estimates required to complete the design work. As the installation design engineer, you will have responsibility to conduct detailed field I/O verifications at site and to develop the I/O database based on the field I/O verification and the existing site drawings and documentation.  This position is a part of Emerson Power & Water Solutions business and is located in our Pittsburgh, PA office.   AS AN ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION ENGINEER , YOU WILL: 

  • Interpret and revise electrical schematic drawings.
  • Supervise and mentor remote engineering center team members in the technical aspects of installation engineering
  • Active involvement with other Project Engineers
  • Development and document best practices and procedures related to installation design solutions 
  • Supervise installation sub-contractors at site during installation and commissioning activities 
  • Manage multiple concurrent projects, effectively


  • You build and deliver solutions that meet customer expectations.
  • You display a can-do attitude in good and bad times. 
  • You adjust communication to fit the audience and the message.


  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 7 years of related experience
  • Extensive background in design, implementation and testing of plant controls
  • Knowledge of plant instrumentation signal varieties and field wiring
  • AutoCAD or similar experience and expertise
  • Comfortable traveling and working in stressful site conditions - approximately 30%
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States - sponsorship will not be provided for this position

  • Familiarity with Ovation, WDPF and other DCS and PLC manufacturers I/O and cabinet layouts. 
WHY EMERSON? Our Commitment to Our PeopleWe invest in our employees to ensure they have the marketplace knowledge, skills and competencies to compete and lead in a global economy. Our training programs focus on end-to-end development from onboarding through senior leadership. Flexible and competitive benefits plans offer you the right options to meet your individual/family needs:  medical insurance plans, dental and vision coverage, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and more.  We provide employees flexible time off plans including paid parental leave (maternal and paternal), vacation and holiday leave. Our success is measured by the positive impact we make on people, our communities and the world in which we live. Learn more about us!. Our Commitment to Diversity & InclusionAt Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their experiences and perspectives. We believe a diverse and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers. This philosophy is fundamental to living our company’s values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place. Diversity and Inclusion at Emerson is about welcoming, respecting, and valuing the differences each employee possesses. Inclusion is creating a real sense of engagement, belonging and connection for all employees. Learn more about our Culture & Values and about Diversity & Inclusion at Emerson. Work AuthorizationEmerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire. Equal Opportunity EmployerEmerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment. If you have a disability and are having difficulty accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request help by sending an email to idisability.administrator@emerson.com