Senior Electrical Engineer 9/8/2016

Career Transitions Kalamazoo, MI

Company
Career Transitions
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29679139
AJE Ref #
576120788
Location
Kalamazoo, MI
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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LEAD ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

POSITION SUMMARY:

Career Transitions is recruiting an energetic, self-motivated and innovative Electrical Engineer for a senior-level position. In addition to the basic qualifications listed above, the successful candidate shall possess the skills required to successfully develop and execute project tasks and deliverables, be a collaborative team player and have a strong drive to deliver quality project designs to customers. This person will develop and implement the electrical and special systems concepts and design-coordinating with internal architects and engineers in multiple disciplines, including process, mechanical and I&C, and client personnel. Experience in AutoCAD and Revit is necessary for developing drawing deliverables. Experience with Microsoft Office is also required. Project sizes will vary and will consist primarily of pharmaceutical, biotech or other advanced-technology projects, including existing building renovations/retrofits and new construction.

QUALIFICATIONS:

* Degree in ElectricalEngineering or equivalent
* 10 plus years of experiencerequired, much of this preferably in a design firm setting
* Professional Engineer certificate required (PE)
* Experience using design software, AutoCAD and Revit (preferred)
* Experience with Microsoft Office required
* Experience with developing and implementing electrical and special systems design strategies/philosophies for high technology facilities required
* Ability to lead a project from an electrical design perspective and to direct the electrical design effort required
* Working knowledge experience with National Electric Code (NEC), NFPA and other industry standards required
* Design experience in electrically hazardous classified spaces

RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

* Developing electrical power concepts for new or renovated high tech and API processing/manufacturing facilities
* Writing narratives that describe the electrical and special systems that may include user requirements specifications and sequences of operation
* Developing single line diagrams to depict the electrical power system at a high level
* Performing electrical calculations for power and lighting systems
* Specifying electrical devices and equipment for power, lighting, and special systems
* Working with other disciplines to ensure electrical and special systems designs are fully coordinated
* Providing input into the electrical requirements of complex process and mechanical equipment
* Creating electrical and special systems design drawings from concept through detailed design
* Developing electricalconstruction specifications
* Following projects after construction documents are issued and reviewing submittals, providing electrical design support, and making field visits to verify construction of electrical scope is proceeding per the intent of the design
* Directing activities of electrical CAD and Designer support staff