Electrical Project Engineer

Dallas, TX, USA Req #228
Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Summary of Position:

The Project Engineer is responsible for designing and managing electrical engineering projects from conception to completion.  He/she will apply his/her experience in: power distribution, lighting and fire alarm systems.  As part of a multi-disciplined firm, he/she will be coordinating with Site/Civil Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Structural Engineers, Architects and Construction Project Managers.  He/she will be responsible for the production of electrical engineering construction documents while adhering to client requirements, code requirements and site adjustments.

Essential Duties:

·      Conduct site visit investigations and generate reports and recommendations based on findings.

·      Produce design plans, calculations and reports with limited direction.

·      Coordinate with sub-consultants.

·      Provide client interaction support.

·      Establish and maintain phase and task level budgets.

·      Schedule project phases and tasks.

·      Schedule production staff and lead them through tasks.

·      Coordinate and assist with addendums, RFIs, and change orders.

·      Assist in coordinating the work of a multi-disciplined team throughout the design development and contract document phases of a project.

 

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

·      Organize and maintain project files.

·      Maintain documentation for billable hours.

·      Demonstrate an understanding of liability issues related to design.

·      Demonstrate an understanding of constructability and complex design.

 

Requirements:

·      Experience: 4+ years of experience with electrical design for buildings, preferably with commercial projects such as retail or restaurants

·      Education: Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering required

·      Licenses: P.E. required

·      Travel: Up to 20%

·      Physical: Ability to lift up to 10 lbs.

·      Software: AutoCAD and MS Office required; Revit a plus

  • Dallas, TX, USA