Electrical Engineer 3

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/09/17
5 - 7 years experience
Engineering Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/09/17

Job Description Louis Perry Group is seeking an Electrical engineer with a minimum of 5 years of experience in the industrial power distribution design, engineering and construction. The candidate will be responsible for medium and low voltage power distribution design, equipment specifications, lighting design, cable tray layouts, preparing engineering proposal, construction estimates and responding to field RFIs.

Supervisors and Subordinates
• The Electrical Engineer 3 shall report to the Department Supervisor for administration and technical direction.
• No direct supervision of others, but responsible to coordinate and review project specific work efforts of others such as drafters, designers and Engineers 1 & 2 positions.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
• Provide accurate, on schedule engineering and design services.
• Develop technical solutions of assigned projects; including field observations and evaluations, research and collection of data to be utilized in developing technical solutions.
• Mentor and respond to technical questions by drafters, designers and Engineers 1 and 2 to assist in their professional development.
• Apply standard practices and techniques in specific situations relevant to assigned tasks.
• Prepare departmental task hour estimates for projects subject to supervisor approval.
• Coordinate the drafting efforts or subconsultant efforts required on a project. (Subject to supervisor review.)
• Check design calculations performed by Engineer 1 & 2.

Accountability
• Perform calculations and application of components; maintain organized calculations for review by Lead Engineer / Supervisor.
• Provide competent, accurate, economical engineering designs, and/or specifically assigned tasks.
• Provide detailed correspondence such that all project issues are handled in a clear and concise manner.
• Prepare / check reports, plans and specification in an efficient manner within schedule and budget.
• Provide smooth coordination of assigned project tasks to maximize productivity and efficient utilization of staff and/or equipment.
• Seek to continually gain practical engineering experience that will enable a broader utilization of capabilities.
• Assist supervisor with staff assignments to ensure that production goals are met.
• Understand the Louis Perry & Associates Quality Policy Statement.
• Follow the Quality System Procedures Manual and Work Instructions.
Minimum Qualifications
The Electrical Engineer 3 shall be well qualified by reason of education and experience to effectively discharge his/her duties.

At a minimum, the Electrical Engineer 3 should be a graduate with a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree with five (5) years of relevant professional experience in the Engineering field
Experience shall include low voltage power distribution, motor control and lighting design.
Knowledge of National Electrical Code and capable of performing load calculations and studies relating to power distribution systems. SKM capability a plus.
Must be able to travel occasionally to site visits and client meetings both locally and out of state.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Physical Requirements Necessary to Perform Essential Job Functions

Computer aptitude to include knowledge of computer-aided drafting design systems.
Ability to guide and supervise the work of others.
Strong organizational skills.
Strong leader.
Team player attitude.
Understanding of building materials and construction methods; knowledge of procedures for production of construction documents.
Strong communication skills.
Ability to make independent decisions.
Analytical and problem solving skills.
Cost conscious.
Passionate.
Works overtime as required.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of instrumentation and control systems
Interpret other disciplines drawings such as P&IDs, PFD, control schematics
Balance of plant design such as lighting, fire protection, communications
Engineering and construction estimates
Experience in industrial facilities such as, chemical, rubber and power plants.
Knowledge of applicable codes and standards including NEC and NESC
Capable of specifying electrical equipment
Preferably be a registered P.E.

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