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Senior Electrical Engineer

Company Name:
Southeast Staffing
Our client is currently seeking a Senior Electronic Engineer in Charleston, SC. This is a full time direct hire position. This resource must be able to do heavy design work for electrical systems in a very large commercial building.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's degree in
engineering
from an accredited four-year college or university, and must have a minmum of 7 years of experience in electrical engineering design. Must have passed the engineering exam and be certified as a Professional Engineer.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs assignments designed to continue to develop professional engineering work knowledge and abilities, requiring application of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria in carrying out a sequence of related engineering tasks. Assignments require independent judgement and application of a non-routine, complex nature, under the supervision of the Director. Assignments shall include more variables and be more complex. Applies intensive and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields. Makes decisions independently on engineering problems and methods, and represents the company in conferences to resolve important questions and to plan and coordinate work. Requires the use of advanced techniques and the modification and extension of theories, precepts and practices of engineering. The knowledge and expertise required for this level of work usually result from progressive experience. Assignments usually include complex engineering tasks and calculations with limited technical guidance on non-standard issues. Must coordinate with and help resolve conflicts with other disciplines based on an excellent understanding of the design process. Responsible for the preparation of project specific construction specifications and construction administration.
Prepares reports, specifications, plans, construction schedules, cost estimates and permits for projects.
Has a working knowledge of
computer
aided design drafting to produce designs into routine final drawings.
Research discipline-related code issues and present interpretation.
Visits construction site to review, monitor, and report progress and perform other construction administration duties, such as shop drawing review, attend construction site meetings, review RFI's, prepare ASI's, PR's, prepare status reports, per the contract documents.
Uses company and discipline department computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents. Must be proficient in the use of personal computers.
Assist in supervising, coordinating and checking the work, as well as instructing, leading and mentoring Engineer Levels I, II, and III, and IV, and Designers and Drafters.
Perform checking of one's own work and work prepared by drafters, engineering designers and other engineers.
Provide coordination of all applicable project discipline's drawings and specifications.
Assist in preparing design budgets, marketing proposals and cost estimates.
Assist in client contact and communication pertaining to specific projects.
Promote communications, cooperation and quality among staff.
Must be proficient in the use of:
Microsoft Windows, Excel, Project, and Word
AutoCAD and REVIT
Promotes and represents the firm in a professional manner.
Responsible for job specific standards, practices and quality.
Develops engineering proposals and agreements for assigned projects within the department.
Prepares forecast of workload and resources for assigned projects and/or department.
Prepares and monitors project budgets. Has overall responsibility for the profitability of his/her projects.
Responsible for meeting project schedules, timely completion and quality of assigned projects.
May serve as a project manager or
project engineer
on assigned projects.
Should be active in professional trade organizations.

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