Electrical Engineer

Long Beach, California
Jun 19, 2024
Jun 20, 2024
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Kimley-Horn has an opportunity for a motivated Electrical Engineer or Project Manager to expand our Electrical practice in Long Beach, California (CA)!

Medium voltage (2.4kV - 35kV) infrastructure design for federal or port facilities, including specification of associated switchgear, transformers, and other related medium voltage equipment. Experience with underground distribution system design, shore power design, and related calculations. Specification and coordination of protective relaying and SCADA systems for medium voltage electrical systems.

Pre-Design Engineering

Perform field surveys for the design of electrical systems, gather information, and prepare site assessment reports

Prepare electrical schematic designs

Project Management

Lead the design and analysis of complex electrical systems for electric vehicle charging infrastructure, transportation, aviation, and industrial projects

Responsible for the development of design documents and reports, including electrical layouts, equipment schematics and block diagrams, electrical system calculations, and one-line diagrams

Daily interaction and collaboration on multi-disciplinary teams, with interaction across Kimley-Horn offices

Prepare project specifications, electrical construction cost estimates, and proposals, supporting the growth of electrical engineering service areas in the local market and across the country

Expected to assist in mentoring, training, and growing a team to expand our electrical engineering practice

Demonstrate ability to manage multiple large-size projects involving other senior engineers and sub-consultants

Provide mentorship to design engineers

Prepare proposals independently for clients

Demonstrate active development of business with new and existing clients

Construction Administration

Review and respond to RFI's

Review equipment submittals

Perform punch walks and prepare punch list report

4+ years' experience in an Electrical Engineering role

Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering

Professional Engineering (P.E.) License (or ability to obtain within 12 months) is required.

Understanding of the National Electrical Code, National Electrical Safety Code, IEEE and ANSI Standards

Understanding of the California Energy Code

Understanding of Unified Facilities Criteria

Federal (NAVFAC) or Ports experience preferred

Able to work on electrical infrastructure design projects with minimal supervision

Proficiency using AutoCAD, ETAP/SKM, and Microstation

Possess strong record-keeping and organizational skills

Salary Range:

$110,000 to 160,000

Why Kimley-Horn?:
At Kimley-Horn, we do things differently. People, clients and employees, are at the forefront of who we are. Clients know we prioritize achieving their goals and growing their success. Employees know our culture and approach to business are built on a desire to provide an environment for everyone to flourish. Our commitment to quality is only as good as the people behind it- that's why we welcome and develop passionate, hardworking, and proactive employees. We take pride in how our employee retention, robust benefits package, and company values have led to Kimley-Horn's placement on the Fortune "100 Best Companies to Work" list for 17 years!