Electrical Security Designer / Engineer

CHA   •  

Richmond, VA

5 - 7 years

Posted 334 days ago

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CHA Consulting, Inc., is currently seeking a mid-level Electrical Security Designer/Engineer to join our Electrical Technical Group in any of the following CHA office locations: 

  • Albany, NY
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Richmond, VA
  • Rochester, NY
  • Syracuse, NY


  • Provide security system design for projects consisting of new facilities, renovations and upgrades. 
  • Lead designer for new security systems, upgrades, and modifications. 
  • Experience with security and fire alarm systems design, including intrusion detection, access control, CCTV, public address, and CCTV integration.
  • Ability to review system requirements with clients to meet their security plan requirements.
  • Participating in technical quality reviews.
  • Travel is required, up to 20%.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in ElectricalEngineering is preferred.
  • 5+ years of security system design experience is required
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD, Revit and Microsoft Office is required.
  • Membership in American Society IndustrialSecurity (ASIS) is preferred.
  • Basic understanding of system networking is preferred.
  • Basic understanding of electronic door hardware is preferred.
  • An E.I.T. or P.E. is preferred.