Electrical Designer

Date: Nov 20, 2021

Location: Eagle Rock, VA, US

Company: Dover Corporation

MAAG Pump Systems, Automatik Plastics Machinery, Gala Industries, Reduction Engineering Scheer and Ettlinger – five successful and well experienced companies have joined forces to become the global partner for the polymer industry. As manufacturer of gear pumps, pelletizing and filtration systems and also pulverizers we offer top-grade equipment for your demanding requirements – not only for polymer applications, but also for the chemical, petrochemical, pharmaceutical and food industry.

Main position objectives
The Electrical Designer provides the highest quality electrical design of control systems on the Maag family of 
equipment. Working independently but supported by sales and sales engineering, the incumbent is the electrical
design representative for the customer’s controls equipment.

Position description – Tasks, responsibilities, competencies
• Retrieve and review all customer specification documents, vendor quotes, drawings and diagrams for 
creating electrical designs for customer.
• Revise drawings and designs based on change orders and customer requests.
• Perform calculations in preparation for designing products.
• Confer with engineers and design staff to interpret design concepts.
• Review all applicable documentation and company procedural manuals to determine critical attributes of 
• They must be able to adhere to contractual specifications (including hazardous locations) by following local 
regulations. Additionally, they meet deadlines and use their superior communication skills to present their 
progress to superiors in their department.
The incumbent considers all interests of quality, accident prevention and occupational safety as well as environmental 
safety in a preventive manner within his scope of responsibility and supports the avoidance of damages to people, 
facilities, assets, material and environment actively.
The incumbent is obliged to perform tasks requested by management that relate to his position scope or arise from 
company needs. This job description reflects current status, right to make changes reserved.

Work Environment
• Generally, electrical designers work in a plant setting. One of their main tools include a computer with 
proprietary software to create,and modify their design plans. While performing the duties of this job in a plant
setting, the employee may be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration, 
hot equipment, hot and cold weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be 
loud and PPE may be required.
Physical Requirements
• The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to 
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. This position is very 
active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, sitting and climbing. 
• The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands 
and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, 
peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Job Specification
• An Associate’s Degree or higher in electrical design
• Able to read and explain manufacturing drawing, schematics and piping and instrumentation diagrams.
• College graduate with Electrical Engineering Associates degree
• Training on logic circuits, electric motors, gears / mechanical devices
• Familiar with large rotating equipment
Professional experience (description incl. No. of years)
• Experience in plastics processing equipment is highly desirable.
Interpersonal skills and behavioral competencies
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Highly organized and efficient in approaching tasks
• Independent self-starter with ability to problem solve and anticipate and avoid issues 
• Strong team player, work ethic and commitment to win
• Customer-focused

Dover Competencies:
Attract, Develop and Retain Talent
Builds and Manages Collaborative Relationships
Change Leadership
Customer Impact
Motivates and Inspires
Results driven
Self Awareness and Personal Development
Strategic Mindset
Strong Business Acumen and Sound Judgment
Winning the right way

Company Profile
Maag is a worldwide supplier and leading manufacturer of plastic processing equipment and complete processing 
systems for the plastics industry. 
Maag Automatik Inc. is a division of Maag - A Dover Company. The worldwide leading manufacturer of gear pumps, 
pelletizing systems and filtration systems for demanding applications in the plastics, chemical, petrochemical, and food 
The foundation of our success is found in Maag’s core values:
• Collaborative Entrepreneurial Spirit
• Winning Through Customers
• High Ethical Standards, Openness, and Trust
• Expectation for Results
• Respect and Value People

Available benefits include: 401K, paid annual holidays, medical coverage, life insurance, long-term disability 
insurance, and more!

Maag and its related companies provide Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) to all qualified applicants without 
regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Maag is committed to protecting the safety, health and well being 
of all employees and individuals in our workplace. Maag is a drug-free and tobacco-free workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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