Electrical Project Engineer - Building Systems - Atlanta, Georgia United States - 18531
Electrical Project Engineer - Building Systems
Atlanta, Georgia - United States
$100,000.00 - $125,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
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WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
The engineer selected for this position will play a key role in the growth strategy for firm's Atlanta office. You will have the opportunity to lead the electrical design on projects as well as have the chance to work with electrical design staff across the firm. You will be responsible for working with Project Managers, Senior Engineers and other Project Engineers to develop design concepts and to execute detailed design documents. Company has a very successful electrical engineering practice in building systems design, with a focus on mission critical facilities, plus a specialty in medium voltage campus distribution and microgrid design.
Come join the team and help us grow. You will experience a diversity of projects and clients, giving you opportunity to increase your skill set.
Field knowledge of medium voltage and low voltage electrical distribution systems is required. Familiarity with system modeling software (i.e. ETAP, SKM) is required, as is knowledge and application of sustainable design practices. Federal government design experience is a plus.
Provide engineering design for bulding projects for federal, municipal, university and industrial clients
Provide engineering oversight and direction to a team of junior engineers and designers
Provide leadership and training to design team members under your direction
Write technical specifications for building systems equipment
Support construction and commissioning activities for building system projects
Develop models of power systems and perform detailed calculations, coordination studies, and arc flash hazard assessments
Create schematic diagrams such as one-lines and riser diagrams, control system wiring diagrams, and network connection diagrams
Perform detailed field data collection as required for renovation projects
Communicate project information to project manager, design and construction team members, and clients
Be responsible for quality and accuracy of your work as well as the work of design team members under your direction
Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering from ABET accredited institution
Professional Engineer licensed in Georgia, or reciprocity in 3 months
Functional knowledge of Revit is required; AutoCAD and Microstation experience is a plus
Minimum 7 years in design of complex building electrical and controls systems
Detailed understanding of three phase power systems and how they are applied in buildings which require high levels of reliability
Detailed understanding of modern lighting systems, with a thorough knowledge of the recent developments with LED technology
Detailed understanding of modern networking and communications systems
Detailed understanding of controls systems and their application in modern buildings for the purposes of managing energy consumption
Detailed understanding of ancillary building systems such as fire alarm, access control, video surveillance, mass notification, etc.
Fundamental knowledge of power system coordination techniques and arc flash assessments
Experience with power system modeling software such as SKM and ETAP
Must be eligible to work in the United States
Prior consulting engineering experience is preferred
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree