Senior Electrical Design Engineer - MEP Construction in Las Vegas, NV

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Southland Industries Inc.   •  

Las Vegas, NV 89101

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


11 - 15 years

Posted 51 days ago

Job Description


Southland Industries understands that people are key to our success as a company. The people who work for us, the people we serve, and the people who live and work in the buildings we design and build.

If you're someone with a true passion for our industry, we're looking for you! At Southland, we seek people that don't just follow a career path, but who are looking to gain the best experiences and to have an impact wider than their own job. We believe in building talent and supporting our people with what they need to grow and flourish. And we thrive on creating a strong company and culture where you'll feel engaged, challenged and valued.

If you're ready for the next big step in your career and want a fun, fast paced and the excitement of a growing company, then JOIN our team and become a part of an organization that values PEOPLE FIRST, INNOVATION, COLLABORATION, SAFETY, INTEGRITY, ACCOUNTABILITY & SUSTAINABILITY.

Manages all aspects of a project's design with project management, architects, and other trades through the completion phase of a large project or multiple small projects.

What you'll do as Senior Electrical Design Engineer:

  • Provide leadership and management to a group of design engineers in performing Electrical system design and document production of small and large projects.
  • Responsible for the quality of work produced by assigned design engineering group.
  • Responsible for conceptual project design, developing full construction documents, and construction administration.
  • Represent the company as a lead electrical engineer at project team design meetings.
  • Prepares preliminary (redline) design layouts for estimating.
  • Performs deliverables and products such as calculations, drawings, and specifications related to electrical systems.
  • Performs calculations for a project, such as electrical loads, equipment selection, and sizing, feeder sizing, energy calculations, voltage drop calculations, short circuit/coordination studies, etc.
  • Performs site inspections to determine compliance with construction documents and resolves design issues during the construction phase.
  • Responsible for Code Compliance.

What you'll need to be successful:

  • Have an excellent knowledge of electrical design to include types of equipment utilized in the industry as well as general understanding of system operations. Healthcare/hospital design and construction experience is preferred.
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management, including project management and field trades.
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively with general contractors/clients while exhibiting company core values.
  • Can read and fully understand construction documents of all trades.
  • Your competent with general business writing and public speaking.
  • Your competent in basic computer skills to include CADD, REVIT, and Microsoft Office products (specifically Excel.)
  • You have a proven ability to lead an engineering group of 5+ design engineers, designers, CADD and administrative professionals
  • A strong knowledge of the engineering industry.
  • Knowledge of Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) and Lean Project Delivery methods preferred.
  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering, P.E. license required; 10+ years experience in related field.
  • LEED Accredited Professional preferred.


As a company that prides itself on innovation and collaboration, Southland Industries continues to pave the way as an industry leader in constructability, sustainability and energy efficiency so as to improve the way buildings are designed, built, and operated.

Founded in 1949, Southland Industries is one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts. We provide innovative yet practical solutions through a holistic approach to building construction and performance. Through our extensive resources, we are able to optimize each stage of the building lifecycle through customized engineering, construction, building automation, service and energy solutions.

Diversity and Inclusion

Southland Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing our employees with a safe work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Southland Industries are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, gender, identity, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, family care or medical leave status, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Southland Industries will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.

**All employment offers are contingent upon successful, drug test, background check and professional reference checks.**

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Valid Through: 2019-10-18