Electrical Engineer III - Facility Design in San Antonio, TX

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Merrick & Co   •  

San Antonio, TX 78201

Industry: Energy & Utilities


8 - 10 years

Posted 45 days ago

Job Description

Work involves facility design, site power design, and power analysis/studies. This position requires excellent communication skills for critical facility electrical design. Project work involves a variety of activities including conceptual and detailed design of low voltage (1000V and lower) power distribution, medium voltage (up to 15kV) power distribution, power generation systems (backup power and prime power), grounding and lightning protection systems, and motor control systems. Additionally, experience with facility lighting systems and control, voice/data communication cabling systems, access control and security systems is desired. Experience with medium voltage (1000V up to 15kV) is desired. Work also includes developing specifications, field investigations and construction support. Perform engineering and design assignments with minimal direction. Exercise independent design and engineering judgment with collaboration from senior engineers. Knowledge of BIM (especially REVIT) and AutoCAD is highly desired. Must be able to work in a team of supporting electrical engineers and designers to execute design projects. This person should have knowledge on electrical regulatory codes and be highly skilled in facility electrical systems design. This position primarily supports projects for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and United States Department of Defense (DoD).

Required Experience

  • Eight (8) years of experience in Electrical Engineering design, minimum. Preferably NASA and/or DOD government work is desired.
  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) license in Electrical Engineering.
  • Electrical Engineering Bachelor's degree from an ABET accredited program is required.
  • REVIT/AutoCAD or other design software based drawing generation is highly desired
  • Experience using electrical calculation tools, including lighting and power software such as AGi32, Elum Tools, SKM Power Tools, and EasyPower.
  • Working knowledge of NFPA, IBC, ICC, NEC, ISA, and IEEE Regulatory Codes is required
  • Working knowledge of NASA and / or DOD design guides is desired
  • Facilities electrical design experience is required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office: Excel and Word is required
  • Relocation assistance would be considered / Local candidates preferred
  • Client projects for this position:
  • Require sole U.S. Citizenship
  • Prohibit Dual Citizenship

Physical Requirements:

  • The job requires the ability to sit for extended periods at a computer workstation.
  • Ability to travel 5-10 days four to six times a year.
  • Ability to travel 1 days to the NASA space center site several times a year.
  • 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.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Valid Through: 2019-11-2