Electrical Engineer

Chicago, Illinois
Apr 13, 2024
Apr 26, 2024
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Consulting, Other
Hybrid REMOTE - Electrical Design - Commercial Buildings

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Salary: $90,000 - $160,000 per year

A bit about us:

We are a multi-disciplinary engineering firm focused on projects in the commercial, industrial, and transportation markets. We have several offices across the US and are poised for continuous growth. Our team is composed of some of the best and brightest in the architecture and engineering space.

Our team is looking to add an experienced Electrical Engineer (PE) to our team!

Why join us?

Hybrid Remote - Partial Onsite and Offsite Work: Flexibility with a combination of work in the office and at home 2 days in the office required

Compensation range: from $90k - $160k + Bonus

  • Exceptional Benefits Package with low deductible
  • Company-paid life, short-term, and long-term disability insurance!
  • 401k with match
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Bi-Weekly pay

Diversify Your Experience: We are a 100-person firm of diverse engineers. We are the place to be if you want to get a broad range of experience and wear multiple hats taking on different types of projects and verticals.

Impactful Projects: We prime 50% of our projects - Join us to lead and manage diverse transportation design projects that have a direct impact on communities and the way people move.

Professional Growth: We prioritize your development with opportunities to manage high-profile projects, enhance your leadership skills, and contribute to industry-changing initiatives. You have the ability to branch out and learn different fields and verticals.

Innovation Culture: Be part of a culture that values creativity and encourages innovative solutions, pushing the boundaries of traditional highway design. We are a tight-knit team of 100 diversified engineering professionals.

Collaborative Environment: Work with a team of experienced professionals who are committed to teamwork, knowledge sharing, and achieving common goals.

Industry Recognition: Join a firm with a solid reputation and affiliations with esteemed engineering organizations, positioning you at the forefront of the field.

Job Details

Job Description:

Are you a licensed Electrical Engineer with a strong background in electrical system design for building projects? Do you have a passion for creating innovative and energy-efficient lighting and power solutions? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team and work on a diverse range of projects in the heart of Chicago.

Highly preferred valid Professional Engineer (PE) license in the state of Illinois. Junior level candidates with EIT will also be considered.

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Proven experience in electrical system design, with a focus on lighting and power systems for buildings.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD for electrical drawings; experience with Revit is a strong plus.
  • Strong knowledge of Chicago building codes and national electrical standards.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.

Key Responsibilities:

Electrical System Design: Lead and participate in the design and development of electrical systems for various building projects, including lighting, power distribution, and auxiliary systems.

Code Compliance: Ensure all electrical designs adhere to Chicago building codes and national electrical standards, staying current with evolving regulations.

Project Planning: Collaborate with project managers and team members to establish project goals, budgets, and timelines while considering client requirements and energy efficiency goals.

Electrical Load Calculations: Perform electrical load calculations and distribution studies to optimize system efficiency and safety.

Technical Documentation: Produce detailed electrical drawings, specifications, and reports, and take responsibility for all AutoCAD work, with proficiency in Revit as an added advantage.

Energy Efficiency: Incorporate energy-efficient and sustainable design practices into lighting and power systems to minimize environmental impact and operating costs.

Quality Assurance: Oversee quality control processes, conduct inspections, and provide technical support during construction to ensure the successful implementation of designs.

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