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Electrical Project Engineer 

About the Organization Celebrating 70 years of business, Swanson Rink specializes in mechanical and electrical engineering for mission critical data centers, airports and corporate clients. Our firm partners with our clients to provide a high level of technical engineering and client service. We are looking for employees to help us continue our legacy for the next 70 years.  

Develops and plans specifications and inspection reports to ensure these items are complete, accurate, and in accordance with good engineering practice and conducts engineering projects through all phases of development by performing the following duties.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  1. Designs electrical systems for commercial and institutional buildings.
  2. Demonstrates in-depth knowledge and design experience in at least three of the categories listed below, along with a good working knowledge of one additional category.
    • Lighting design, including lighting fixture selection, layout, circuiting, and controls for interior and exterior applications.
    • Power design, including layout and circuiting of receptacles, miscellaneous equipment, mechanical equipment, and completion of panel schedules.
    • Design of intermediate to complex electrical one-line diagrams.
    • Technology systems design relating to the layout of fire alarm, security, telecommunications and audio/video equipment.
    • Short circuit and voltage drop calculations.
    • Fuse and circuit breaker coordination studies.
    • Power design associated with UPS and generator support systems.
    • Prepare studies on various electrical systems, identify options and potential solutions. Provide related cost comparisons.
    • Development of specifications for the lighting and power systems.
    • Review of contractor's shop drawings and submittals.
    • Conduct construction observations and prepare reports.
  3. Performs required design calculations.
  4. Displays expertise in use of word processing and spreadsheet software, and computer assisted engineering and design software to perform engineering tasks.
  5. Provides technical supervision of assigned electrical designers, electrical engineers and CAD staff.
  6. Coordinates technical and administrative activities with those of other disciplines and other departments in the company, Clients and the Client's design team participating in a project.
  7. Exhibits expertise with local and national building codes. Demonstrates expertise in application of all applicable safety codes and industry standards.
  8. Exhibits broad knowledge of design/engineering contracts including provisions of standard forms of agreement between: Owner/Architect, Owner/Engineer, Architect/Engineer, etc.
  9. Takes a lead role in planning, organizing and implementing engineering and design presentation standards.
  10. Trains and motivate employees by developing team building activities.
  11. Assists in training/mentoring new employees.
Position Requirements

Basic Job Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree Electrical Engineering or Bachelor's Degree Architectural Engineering, and 8 to 10 years’ experience in engineering design for commercial, industrial or institutional facilities. Demonstrated supervisory/leaderships skills and/or minimum of one year supervisory experience or combination of skills and experience necessary to lead a team of Engineers.

Knowledge, Skill, Ability, Licenses

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer required.
  • Proficiency in conducting engineering projects through all phases of development.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively; to express ideas; to share information; and to prepare clear, well-organized correspondence, reports and similar documents.
  • Proven ability to make presentations to clients.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States.
Location Denver OR Phoenix  
Travel Requirements Occasional 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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