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Project Manager - Electrical Engineering Focus (id:58365)

University of Maine Orono, ME
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**Statement of the Job**:

This person will direct tasks associated with the design, build, and programming of electrical control systems, manufacturing of parts and components, outreach, design, manufacture, and test of equipment necessary to accomplish the mission of the Advanced Manufacturing Center. The AMC exists to provide technical and machining support to Maine industry, the R & D functions of the University System, and the economic development efforts of the state and educate university student interns. **Typical hiring range for this soft-money funded position is $55,000 to $65,000 commensurate with qualifications and skills.**

**Complete Job Description**

**About the University**:

The University of Maine is a community of more than 11,200 undergraduate and graduate students, and 2,500 employees located on the Orono campus and throughout the state. UMaine is the state land and sea grant university and maintains a leadership role as the System's flagship university. As a result, it is dedicated to providing excellent teaching, research, and service at the university, state, and national levels.

Further information about UMaine can be found at

The University of Maine offers a wide range of benefits for employees including, but not limited to, tuition benefits (employee and dependent), comprehensive insurance coverage including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and short and long term disability as well as retirement plan options. As a former NSF ADVANCE institution, the University of Maine is committed to diversity in our workforce and to dual-career couples.

UMaine is located in beautiful Central Maine. Many employees report that a primary reason for choosing to come to UMaine is quality of life. Numerous cultural activities, excellent public schools, safe neighborhoods, high quality medical care, little traffic, and a reasonable cost of living make the greater Bangor area a wonderful place to live.

Learn more about what the Bangor region has to offer here.



* Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology or 5 years of equivalent experience.
* Hands-on experience in design, building, and programming of electrical control systems.


* Journeyman or master electrician license.
* Knowledge of electrical safety codes.
* Experience in industrial hygiene and shop safety.
* 2D and 3D computer aided electrical design utilizing Solid Works.
* Electrical Cabinet design and Build experience.
* CNC machine control experience and heavy industrial wiring.
* Demonstrated ability to exercise independent judgment and initiative and to manage multiple tasks and deadlines.

**Other Information**:

Materials must be submitted via "Apply For Position" below. You will need to create a profile and application; upload:

1.) a cover letter which describes your experience, interests, and suitability for the position
2.) a resume/curriculum vitae
3.) contact information for three professional references

You will also need to submit the affirmative action survey, the self-identification of disability form, and the self-identification of veteran status forms. Incomplete application materials cannot be considered. Materials received after the initial review date will be reviewed at the discretion of the University.

*Search Timeline is as follows:*

Review of applications to begin: September 30, 2019
Screening interviews to begin no earlier than: October 7, 2019
On-site interviews to begin no earlier than: October 14, 2019
Tentative start date: November 1, 2019

For questions about the search, please contact search committee chair John Belding at or 207-581-2717.

Appropriate background checks and pre-employment physical are required.

The University of Maine is an EEO/AA employer, and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran's status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Amie Parker, Interim Director of Equal Opportunity, 101 North Stevens Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5754, 207.581.1226, TTY 711 (Maine Relay System).

*Position Title:* Project Manager - Electrical Engineering Focus (id:58365)

*Campus:* Orono

*Department:* Advanced Manufacturing Center - OAMC

*Bargaining Unit:* UMPSA

*Salary Band/Wage Band:* 04

*Location:* Orono, ME

*Length:* Fiscal Year (12 Months)

*Required Documents:* Cover Letter, References, Resume/CV

University of Maine


Orono, ME

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