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Sr. Electrical Engineer

Richmond, KentuckyPEAK Technical Staffing USA

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Completes a wide variety of difficult engineering assignments, applying electrical engineering techniques and analyses within this discipline.
  • The Engineer at this level is a fully qualified professional, proficient in the utilization of most engineering theories and practices.
  • Some assignments involve CAE (computer aided engineering)/CAD (computer aided design) applications.
  • Willingness to travel or relocate to supplier, client, or construction site locations, is expected. 
  • Performs complex engineering tasks and particularly important engineering work efficiently and accurately. 
  • Extracts engineering information from CAD drawings. 
  • Prepares engineering computations, material quantity takeoffs, estimates, surveys, and designs. 
  • Completes a variety of assignments such as drawings, specifications, and other materials suitable for procurement and construction purposes.
  • Frequently interfaces with other Engineering disciplines as well as other departments. 
  • Knowledge of advanced 3D Computer-aided technical illustrations with AUTOCAD, Microstation SE,V8 (2d&3d), PDS, Excel, Word, Etap 
  • Field support to construction including interfacing with craft to determine corrective actions to field constructability issues is expected. 
  • Prepares detailed requisitions for equipment and materials. 
  • Reviews supplier drawing submittals and performs technical bid analyses. 
  • Prepares and issues specifications, data sheets, and other construction documents. 
  • Provides technical guidance to CAD Designer/Drafters, Designers, and lower-level Engineers working on the same project. 
  • May be required to provide the seal and signature of the professional engineer, as appropriate, ensuring compliance with all applicable codes, regulations, and ordinances.
  • May act in an advisory capacity to senior management personnel on engineering related matters.
  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • 4-year degree in Electrical Engineering and 8-10 years of related work experience.
  • KY Professional Engineer registration or ability to obtain Kentucky Professional Engineer registration is required.
  • Proficiency in utilizing CAD and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering is required. 
  • Project software: Microsoft Office suite, ETAP, Microstation, PDS Equipment modeling, EERaceway, AGI32 lighting, and AutoEDMS 6.5.
  • Knowledge of Bechtel SETROUTE software a plus.

Special Job Requirements:

  • Subject to the Army Regulations (AR 50-6 Chemical Surety and AR 190-59 Chemical Agent Security Program) which govern persons performing work under the Chemical Personnel Reliability Program (CPRP) and Unescorted Access Program (UAP).
  • Depending on the work performed and the access granted a government security investigation and other physical requirements may be mandated.
  • Eligibility to be placed in a CPRP or UAP position requires US citizenship.

Additional Information:

  • Work Schedule: 24/7 schedule including weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule may be required.
  • ETAP knowledge is a plus.
  • Drug Free Workplace. All employees are subject to and agree to random drug and alcohol testing as a condition of continued employment for the duration of their assignment.
  • This position may also require use of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and personnel must pass a respirator fit test and pulmonary function test.