Sr Electrical Designer

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Richmond, VA
$60,000 - $90,000
$30.00 - $45.00
Job Type
Direct Hire
Equivalent Experience
Mar 13, 2018
Job ID
Multi-discipline engineering consulting firm seeks Sr Electrical Designer with responsibility for performing electrical design on assigned projects including power distribution, machine control design, and instrument and control design to support manufacturing facilities and clients in the Eastern US.   Work with Fortune 500 clients including industries such as food processing, films, fibers, plastics, paper, chemicals, tobacco, pharmaceuticals, metals, and discrete manufacturing.

--- Assist project manager in developing estimates, schedules, material lists, specifications, design concepts, design drawings and other project documentation per customer and corporate guidelines
--- Perform fieldwork and technical research
--- Maintain project files and documentation
--- Certify accuracy and completeness of all deliverable products and services in assigned areas of responsibility
--- Allocate tasks to project team members
--- Maintain budget and schedule
--- 10+ years of heavy industrial experience – Chemical, Tobacco, Power, Pharmaceutical, Pulp & Paper, Food & Beverage, Metals, etc.
--- Current working knowledge of AutoCAD
--- Strong ability to read power and motor control circuits
--- Strong working knowledge of power or instrumentation design  (Conduit sizing, simple loop diagrams, etc.)
--- Strong working knowledge of fieldwork for locating instrumentation and/or related equipment
--- Strong working knowledge of grounding instrumentation and electrical equipment
--- Strong working knowledge of hazardous area designs
--- Experience in Class 1/Division 1 settings
--- Strong working knowledge of the NEC and other national and state codes
--- Experience in project estimating
--- Experience in an industrial chemical processing environment is a plus.
--- Must be able to work in the United States without sponsorship, now or in the future.