Sr Electrical Project Engineer

Location: Richmond, VA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $90,000.00 - $130,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 3/1/2018
Job ID: 02560390
Job Description
Exciting opening for Sr. Electrical Engineer to join an expanding multi-disciplined engineering consulting firm supporting manufacturing facilities and clients on East Coast.  Requires active involvement with clients to discuss technical problems and then develop engineering solutions - writing and effectively communicating scope of work and/or proposals. 
--- Responsible for performing electrical engineering duties on assigned projects including power distribution, machine control design, instrument and control design, and programming (PLC, PC, MMI, etc.)
--- Develop bids, proposals, scopes of work, scope changes, correspondence, estimates, schedules, material lists, specifications, theories of operation, programming documentation, design concepts, design drawings and other project documentation per customer and corporate guidelines
--- Perform field work and technical research
--- Perform technical studies and calculations
--- Perform programming and system commissioning
--- BS Electrical Engineering degree with 5+ years of heavy industrial plant project / design experience
--- Design of electrical and control schematics
--- Specify equipment/instrumentation based on a clients’ description
--- Specify medium voltage equipment, such as, MCCs, power transformers, distribution panels, etc.
--- Working knowledge of NEC, BOCA and other codes related to design
--- Familiar with instrumentation and its applications
--- Working knowledge of AC/DC Drive technology and integration
--- Experience in Class 1/Division 1 settings
--- Experience in electrical and instrumentation design in hazardous location/NEC Article 500
--- Experience in project estimating
--- PE Registration, preferred.
--- Current working knowledge of AutoCAD, and MS Project preferred.
--- Only applicants authorized to legally work in the US without sponsorship can be considered