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Electrical Engineering Project Manager

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Company Name
Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson
Physical Address
121 Continental Drive, Suite 300
Newark, DE 19713
Job Description

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Job Description

Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 1,500 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT, currently ranked .#52 on Engineering News-Record’s list of the Top 500 Design Firms.

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. This group currently services several regional transportation, aviation, transit and various other public works clients throughout the Delaware Valley.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Lead and perform a variety of electrical engineering design tasks
  • Assure compliance with all federal, state and local codes
  • Assist with business development, client management, financial performance and quality control
  • Monitor schedules, budgets, accounts receivable and manpower requirements and prepares invoices
  • Develop Project Management plans for assigned projects
  • Establish project pricing and budgets
  • Create and maintain project schedules
  • Develop and maintain project specific quality plans
  • Develop and coordinate project scope
  • Manage subconsultants
  • Participate in client presentations
  • Oversee and manage assigned staff working on project
  • Manage all technical resources on the project team
  • Development of extra work order requests and open-end contract task proposals
  • Coordinate and assist Section Heads, Office Managers, and Practice Leaders with marketing proposals

Required Skills

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD and computer-based mechanical and electrical
  • 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
  • Understanding and application of NEC, IBC and NFPA codes for completing electrical design work

Preferred Skills

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

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar field from an ABET accredited program
  • PE is required with the ability to obtain licenses in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and New Jersey within 12 months of hire
  • Experience providing power and control of mechanical systems
  • Minimum of 10 years of progressive work experience in the electrical 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

Preferred Experience

  • Master’s Degree in Engineering, Business or Management Graduate Degree
  • LEED accreditation
  • Commissioning certification
  • PMP certification
  • RCDD Certification
  • Building Commissioning experience is a plus
  • Up to 15 years of progressive work experience in the facilities engineering preferred
  • Experience laying out lighting fixtures and circuiting including the performance of lighting level calculations using AGI32 or other software.
  • Experience designing lighting control systems to meet energy standards
  • Experience laying out fire alarm devices in compliance with NFPA 72
  • Experience laying out special systems equipment including security, data and communications, CCTV in accordance with BICSI
  • Experience with generator sizing using manufactures generator sizing software
  • Knowledge and Experience in editing specifications for Electrical Power, Lighting, Fire Alarm, Generator and Special Systems

Working Conditions

Work is performed within a general office environment 80% of the time. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require occasional standing and walking. Lighting and temperature are adequate and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. within the office environment.

Field work is required on occasion where work may be conducted outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions. Some lifting (up to 50 lbs) may be required as needed. Regional travel (generally within 100 miles) will occasionally be required for meeting attendance, client contact, interoffice strategic coordination, field survey, commissioning and construction verification activities. Out of office work will occasionally require extended travel and, in rare cases, overnight travel (2-3 days).

Job Competencies

  • Analytical Thinking
  • Attention-to-detail
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Client Focus
  • Job Proficiency
  • Planning and Organizing/Time Management
  • Building Relationships & Teamwork
  • Integrity & Ethics
  • Quality Service

JMT is an , and we are proud to be building an inclusive and diverse workforce.

Job Location
Newark, Delaware, United States

Position Type

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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