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Electrical Engineering Project Manager

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Job Details
Job Order Number
JC138601634
Company Name
Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson
Physical Address

Newark, DE 19713
Job Description

Electrical Engineering Project Manager

Tracking Code

14675

Job Description

Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson (JMT) is a dynamic, rapidly growing, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 1,600 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, construction management, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT is currently ranked #54 on Engineering News-Record’s list of the Top 500 Design Firms.

Our Regional Delaware Valley Facilities Engineering practice is growing and looking for a key staff hire to help develop and lead our electrical engineering group. This group currently services several regional transportation, aviation, transit and various other public works clients throughout the Delaware Valley.

JMT is seeking a highly motivated individual who has the desire, relationships, and technical and business abilities to serve as an Electrical Engineering Project Manager in the JMT Newark, Delaware Office. The goal is for this candidate is to grow into the Electrical Engineering Department Manager for the Delaware Valley region. As project manager, the candidate will have the opportunity to manage a multi-discipline MEP design team and assist with growing the facilities engineering practice in the region.

The ideal candidate will be technically well-versed and expected to efficiently lead and perform a variety of engineering design tasks in the electrical engineering field. Group management responsibilities will include assistance with business development, client management, financial performance, staff development, proposal development and the assurance of superior technical quality of our products and services. The candidate will act as the principal technical face of the electrical practice in the region and will represent the firm in external activities and groups, including local engineering associations.

The ideal candidate is a senior electrical engineer with experience providing power and control of mechanical systems. The individual will assure compliance with all federal, state and local codes. The candidate will assist the region’s MEP Section Head to ensure a superior quality product and outstanding customer service to our clients by planning, scheduling, coordinating and conducting work efforts; providing technical guidance and supervising the work of other engineers and support personnel; coordinating and securing required approvals; and conducting the final review of project contract documents. This position offers the opportunity to resolve complex technical challenges such as conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials, and challenging coordination requirements.

Required Skills

+ Working knowledge of AutoCAD and computer-based mechanical and electrical programs is required

+ Working knowledge of REVIT, Microstation and Arc Flash Hazard Analysis (ex: SKM or ETAP) software along with computing production tools such as Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint is a plus

+ Must be an outgoing individual who works well in a cooperative, team-oriented environment that spans multiple office locations

+ Strong teaching skills and a passion for improving others and the community

+ Desire to participate and excel with a broad range of project types, roles, customers and tasks

+ Understanding and application of NEC, IBC and NFPA codes for completing electrical design work

+ Highly skilled with Short Circuit, Coordination and Arc Flash Studies utilizing of SKM and / or ETAP preferred

+ Experience laying out lighting fixtures and circuiting including the performance of lighting level calculations using AGI32 or other software preferred

+ Experience designing lighting control systems to meet energy standards preferred

+ Experience laying out fire alarm devices to be in compliance with NFPA 72 preferred

+ Experience laying out special systems equipment including security, data and communications, CCTV in accordance with BICSI preferred

+ Experience with generator sizing using manufactures generator sizing software preferred

+ Knowledge and Experience in editing specifications for Electrical Power, Lighting, Fire Alarm, Generator and Special Systems preferred

Required Experience

+ Professional Engineering License is required. Ability to obtain licenses in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and New Jersey within 12 months of hire.

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar field from an ABET accredited program is required. Engineering, Business or Management Graduate Degree is a plus.

+ LEED accreditation is a plus

+ Commissioning certification is a plus

+ PMP certification is a plus

+ RCDD Certification is a plus

+ Minimum of 10 years of progressive work experience in the facilities engineering, design and construction field

+ Experience with developing client relationships with local governmental and institutional clients and organizations

+ Must show previous experience with project management and directing or providing technical guidance to others

Job Competencies

+ Attention-to-detail

+ Analytical Thinking/Problem Solving

+ Quality Communication

+ Technical Proficiency

+ Creativity and Innovation

+ Customer Focus

+ Dependability

+ Job-Focused Learning

+ Planning and Organizing/Time Management

+ Results-oriented

+ Thrives within diverse inter disciplinary teams

+ Strong proactive communication with internal and external clients

JMT is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity, and we are proud to be building an inclusive and diverse workforce.

Job Location

Newark, Delaware, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular


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