Electrical Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Lenexa, KS

8 - 10 years experience  •  Construction

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/08/17
Confidential Company
Lenexa, KS
8 - 10 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/08/17


LOCHNER, a leader in transportation engineering, is currently seeking an Electrical Engineer for the Aviation Group in either the Dallas, TX or Lenexa, KS office.


  • Strong knowledge of airport lighting systems including runway, taxiway, apron edge lighting, signage, area lighting, roadway lighting, airport power systems, facility lighting, lighting protection systems and airfield navigational aids.
  • Prepare detailed calculations, drawings, technical specifications, design and installation packages, proposal evaluations, technical reports, detailed analysis, as required for procurement and construction purposes.
  • Prepare construction cost estimates.
  • Provide electrical direction to and collaborate with project engineers, project managers and contractors.
  • Experience with and determine requirements using FAA guidelines and Advisory Circulars.
  • Develop and write design and construction scopes of work.
  • Write reports and make recommendations based upon information gathered during the site survey using professional judgement.
  • Develop and review schedules for assigned projects.
  • Travel to client or construction site locations.
  • Review contractor submittals, respond to field request for information.


  • B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering.
  • PE License required.
  • 8 + years of experience in the civil engineering field; electrical related experience.
  • Familiar with NEC, IEEE, and NEMA standards.
  • Experience in designing power source circuits for a variety of transportation projects, including traffic signals, ITS, roadway lighting, airport lighting, and tolling projects.
  • Experience in designing and developing specifications for power source circuit components, including transformers, service pedestals, disconnect switches, service panels, and utility service connections.
  • Experience in designing traffic signal circuits.
  • Experience with lighting design, including high-mast, urban streets, tunnels, parking lots, and pedestrian facility lighting.
  • Familiar with light pollution and dark sky design concepts.
  • Familiar with AASHTO, Illuminating Engineering Society, and NEMA lighting standards.
  • Familiar with AGI32 and other lighting design software packages.
  • Experience with ITS circuit design, including electrical and fiber optic communication.
  • Ability to coordinate multiple project tasks.
  • Self-motivated and able to handle a fast-paced position.
  • Goal and deadline orientated.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.


All positions at Lochner require an applicant who has accepted an employment offer to undergo a background check. Background checks include SSN validation, education verification, employment verification, a criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, and oral drug test. All employment offers are contingent upon successful results of the background check.

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