Electrical Design Engineer

at Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Electrical Design Engineer


Electrical Engineering
Newark, DE



Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 2,000 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, is currently ranked #59 on Engineering News-Record's list of the Top 500 Design Firms.
JMT is seeking a degreed electrical engineer with the desire to work within a fast-paced, quality-driven environment within a growing organization. Working with senior engineering staff from the initial conceptual electrical design to construction and commissioning of large and small facilities type projects. The Design Engineer will have the opportunity to work with a diverse and experienced staff in resolving a variety of complex problems, (i.e., conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials, difficult coordination requirements) while benefitting from a solid quality control process. The ideal candidate is an individual with the motivation and desire to excel within the consulting engineering field while embracing challenges as opportunities for personal and professional growth within the organization.
Typical work assignments center around facilities engineering and design projects of varying sizes within the educational, public works, water/wastewater, transportation, transit, health care, and aviation industries. JMT is seeking candidates with a wide range of design and engineering interest and experience with building electrical systems including lighting systems, power, and emergency power distribution systems; fire alarm systems; security; CCTV and access control; and communication systems.
Sponsorship is not available for this position.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Design projects in accordance with client specifications and guidelines, using design software and drawing tools
Prepare and compile contract plans, specifications, and estimates
Develop design documents using variety of CADD software
Assist Electrical Project Engineer with development of electrical calculations
Participate in site surveys and on-site system assessments
Collaborate with internal team members

Required Skills
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills are required
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required
Ability to successfully function in a fast-paced cooperative team environment spanning across multiple offices
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

Required Experience
Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Architectural Engineering from an ABET Accredited University program is required
Valid Driver's License is required
EIT registration is required
Minimum 0-3 years of experience related to electrical power distribution, power generation, and motor controls, lighting and lighting controls, fire alarm design, telecommunications network design, or security systems design
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) is required
Working knowledge of Autodesk's CADD or Autodesk's REVIT is preferred
Working knowledge of Electrical Modeling Software, SKM Power Tools or ETAP, is a plus
Working knowledge of Lighting Modeling Software, AGI 32 or ElumTools, is a plus
Working Conditions
Work is performed within a general office environment 90% 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 90 miles) will occasionally be required for meeting attendance, field survey and construction verification activities.
JMT is an , and we are proud to be building an inclusive and diverse workforce.

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

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Job Posting: 1212700

Posted On: Nov 10, 2023

Updated On: Dec 10, 2023

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