Remote Senior Electrical Engineer

LVI Associates Remote
remote senior electrical electrical engineer engineer electrical design software expert analysis construction engineer communications
November 20, 2022
LVI Associates
San Antonio, Texas

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

Proficiency with designing medium and low voltage distribution systems including substations, switchgear and standby generation systems.

Performing electrical calculations for electrical systems using electrical systems analysis software.

Performing design tasks including lighting layouts, communications, fire alarm, and security systems.

Modify and prepare equipment detail equipment specifications.

Developing the electrical plans and specifications for medium to large sized and complex projects (water and wastewater, industrial, facility and transportation type) with minimal supervision.

Performing site investigations to confirm and/or identify existing conditions for use in developing electrical design.

Coordinating with the client, utilities, fire marshal and code enforcement officers.

Reviewing shop drawings and assist with general construction services.

Direct lower level staff in developing short circuit, protective relay coordination and arc flash studies using power analysis software.

Developing of the project scope and budget and provide input for proposal development.

Developing electrical area classification drawings based on the NEC articles 500 thru 504, NFPA 820.

Will be required to supervise or coordinate the work of CADD Operators, design technicians and others assisting in specific assignments

Proficiency with SKM Power*Tools or other electrical system analysis software is preferred

Candidate must have excellent writing and communication skills

Prepare and develop of the Engineer's opinion of probable construction cost estimates using RS Means and similar construction estimation resources.

Manage electrical power system or energy projects of high complexity for a variety of clients

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering, or Electrical Technology or related discipline. Professional engineering (PE) license. 10 years of related experience. Domestic and/or international travel may be required. The frequency of travel is contingent on specific duties, responsibilities, and the essential functions of the position, which may vary depending on workload and project demands. Equivalent additional directly related experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.

Skills and Abilities

Expert Knowledge of computer assisted design and drafting (CADD) 3D and 4D software and practices. Expert Knowledge of engineer principles of design. Expert Knowledge of Microsoft business software (excel, word, etc.). Excellent verbal and written communications skills. Expert knowledge of federal, state and local regulations.

Certification/License Requirements

Professional Engineer

Preferred Qualifications

PMP Certification

Design Knowledge (3D/4D)

  • Project management experience with electrical or energy project types

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