Senior Electrical Engineer

Post Date

Jun 07, 2024



ZIP/Postal Code

Sep 13, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Electrical Engineering

Req #


Pay Rate

$56 - $84 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

This position has primary responsibility for project level electrical engineering activities and multiple office project execution. Ensuring all engineering work is completed on schedule, on budget and in accordance with client and company established work procedures. This position requires a thorough knowledge of electrical design and engineering techniques. Responsibilities include:

* Planning schedules and budgets, supporting proposals, modifying drawings, specifications, calculations and leading the design team in new approaches to streamline deliverables.

* Work with Department Manager to produce design packages meeting client quality, schedule and cost criteria.

* Interface independently with client on electrical aspects of projects.

* Work on medium or large size engineering projects with minimum supervision.

* Lead a team of electrical engineers and designers on major projects as a lead engineer.

* Define scope of work, prepare estimate (all classes from conceptual to detailed) and schedule for electrical engineering portion of work in a project.

* Prepare accurate and complete designs and calculations as required to meet project requirements.

* Work in coordination with other disciplines to ensure effective quality product.

* Conduct field investigations when needed; produce field reports with detailed sketches.

* Keep up to date on new engineering processes, techniques, and standards.

* Develop and recommend improvements in engineering and design standards to lower cost and improve work quality.

* Investigate and resolve unusual design and field engineering problems by devising new approaches.

* Ensure that effective methods and design/engineering techniques are used.

* Resolve project issues and problems.

* Provide technical guidance to co-workers.

* Collaborate with design team to maximize design value.

* Provide input to the Department Manager during the preparation of the performance evaluation of the electrical engineers / designers assigned to his/her project.

* Work with the team in developing improved work processes for the department.

* Work autonomously without direct supervision.

* Generate work-hour estimates and forecasts.

* Adhere to budget and schedule responsibility.

* Facilitate multiple office project execution.

* Perform other duties as assigned.

* Compensation expectation: $57.69/hr. - $69.71/hr.

We are a company committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments where people can bring their full, authentic selves to work every day. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that believes everyone matters. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, ancestry, genetic factors, age, disability, protected veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to

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Required Skills & Experience

* Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, or equivalent 4-year degree.

* 10-12 years of experience in architectural/engineering industry.

* Microsoft Excel and Word.

* AutoCAD software experience

* Professional Engineering license

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

* Experience in industrial, biotech, pharmaceutical and food facilities

* Revit software experience

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.