Facilities Electrical Engineer

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Posting title
Facilities Electrical Engineer

Roles and responsibilities
12 month contract position
W2 with full benefits
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.

Job Description:
Looking for a Facilities Electrical Engineer to provide electrical engineering design of small and medium complexity existing facility renovation projects. Construction Industry and Facilities Engineering experience is required.
•Conduct building system assessments and inspections to evaluate conditions, operations, and maintenance requirements of building electrical systems.
•Provide technical assistance and guidance to operations and maintenance personnel for issues on electrical systems. Support faculty, consultants and field electricians, as required.
•Maintain accurate documentation on electrical system configurations and capacities.
•Design electrical systems to comply with various project scopes of work in accordance with applicable standards and regulations including the California Electrical Code.
•Prepare bridging documents/basis of design for design-build projects, to include electrical design specifications, analyses and recommendations for presentation and approval.
•Review electrical system designs developed by project design teams, as well as related construction drawings and submittals for accuracy, compliance with campus standards and design guidelines, quality, and completeness.
•Ensure that the installation of electrical systems for all construction and renovation projects are in compliance with applicable codes and agency regulations.
•Design electrical schematics, interconnection diagrams, power distribution, control panels and other electrical drawings.
•Generate detailed electrical schematics, wiring diagrams and complete system-level electrical Bill of Materials, as required.
•Consult with "clients" to determine system requirements and provide requested services while meeting safety, code and budgetary requirements.
•Verify and ensure that new electrical building systems are compatible with existing building infrastructure.
•Provide analysis and oversight to assure continuous improvement in energy conservation.
•Participate in the selection and work with consulting electrical engineers as required.
•Maintain files/records/operational data related to assigned contract.
•Prepare activity progress reports.
•Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills:
•Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
•Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
•Typically requires a BA degree in Electrical Engineering with 8 years related work experience in Facilities Design/Construction projects of moderate complexity, demonstrating originality, ingenuity and knowledge of building codes and industry best practices.
•Experience in performing facilities engineering, work under general direction for a variety of diverse full service projects.
•Strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as strong interpersonal, mediating and project management skills.
•Ability to multi-task and make appropriate decisions about prioritizing assignments.
•Demonstrated ability to work independently in an efficient and effective manner.
•Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to principles of LEED and Building Commissioning.
•Advanced skills in AutoCAD, competence with REVIT, SKM, Microsoft applications.
•Working knowledge of Federal, State and local codes.

Desired Skills:
•MA/MS degree in Electrical Engineering with 4 years related experience.
•Professional license or registration.
•Excellent communication, interpersonal and project management skills.
•Knowledge and experience with high voltage systems as well as Controls equipment and Controls interfaces.

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