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Airport Electrical Systems Engineer  

About the Organization Established in 1949 Swanson Rink specializes in mechanical and electrical engineering for mission critical data centers, airports and corporate clients. Our staff includes specialists in airport systems engineering (baggage handling, passenger boarding bridges, fueling and deicing), as well as fire protection, telecommunications, security and project management.

Electrical engineer supporting the aviation system team at Swanson Rink. This will include power design associated with Baggage Handling Systems (BHS), Passenger Boarding Bridges (PBB) and all associated sub systems, Hydrant Fueling Systems and passenger Security Screening Check Point (SSCP) systems.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  1. Demonstrates knowledge of power design including UPS and generator support systems, preparation of electrical one-line diagrams, short circuit and voltage drop calculations and fuse and circuit breaker coordination studies.
  2. Familiar with industrial controls including systems architecture diagrams, HMI’s, software and PLC deployment and related sensing and control devices related to Airport systems.
  3. Familiar with other related building technology systems including fire alarm, security, telecommunications and audio/visual equipment.
  4. Design functions include preparation of airport systems studies, systems simulations, Life Cycle Cost Analysis (LCCA), flow diagrams, general systems layout, 3-D modeling, cost estimates and control system design.
  5. Performs necessary design calculations to determine systems performance requirements and criteria compliance.
  6. Prepares reports related to all design functions and develops specifications to establish systems parameters to meet project criteria.
  7. During project construction, reviews contractor and vendor submittals, responds to contractor and owner Requests for Information (RFI’s), and performs periodic onsite inspections to confirm conformance with the construction documents.
  8. Performs onsite testing and commissioning of completed systems.
Position Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, or a related field, from an ABET-accredited four-year college or university.
  • 3 - 5 years’ experience preferably in design of airport systems.
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer preferred.

Knowledge, Skill, Ability

  • Excellent communications skills
  • Familiar with airport practices and procedures
  • Familiarity with engineering economics, statistical methods
  • Familiarity with detailed cost estimating techniques and tools
  • Report writing and interpretation
  • Familiarity with project design costing, scheduling, budgeting and time management
  • Must be able to pass Transportation Security Administration (TSA) security screening requirements
Location Denver  
Travel Requirements Some travel required.  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

We offer a competitive salary, exceptional work environment, and great benefits including health insurance, 401(k), and generous PTO (paid time off).  

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