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Power Engineers Facilities Senior Electrical Engineer in Boise, Idaho

Facilities Senior Electrical Engineer



Department:Facilities Electrical Group


Senior Level Electrical EngineerJob Summary of Roles and Responsibilities:

POWER Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking a Senior Level Electrical Engineer to work in our Facilities Electrical Group in our Boise, Idaho office. In this role you will work as part of a multi-discipline engineering team leading and executing the electrical components of industrial and federal projects. Position will entail creating and issuing construction drawings and specifications, studies and reports, as well as, being able to demonstrate good working design knowledge of grounding, lightning protection, surge protection, lighting, protective relaying, prime and standby generation, low and medium voltage motor control centers, low and medium voltage switchgear, medium voltage substations, and UPS systems. Applicant must have excellent knowledge and experience with the NEC, NFPA documents, ICC documents, energy codes, and applicable IEEE standards. Experience with modelling electrical systems and running power system studies using ETAP, PTW, or EasyPower is strongly preferred. Team leadership, mentoring, excellent communication skills, presentation skills, motivation, positive attitude, and the ability to work on multiple projects concurrently will be core roles for this person. Applicant will interface directly with internal and external clients, and will demonstrate a proven ability to drive projects to successful completion within budget and schedule constraints. Some travel will be required.

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university

  • Professional Engineering License with the ability to be licensed in additional states

  • 10+ years of applicable experience in the design and specification of low and medium voltage power distribution systems, lighting systems, and special systems for industrial and commercial facilities

  • Ability to work with and be supported by other senior engineers for guidance and act as an electrical lead or project lead

  • Shall be capable of self-performing all electrical engineering tasks associated with the project; from proposals, design and drafting, engineering calculations, cost estimating, to client reviews and construction support

  • Capability to work with other discipline leads, PMs and others to manage and run all the Electrical efforts for the team on a project while supporting the needs of other disciplines to effectively coordinate a project

  • Ability to mentor junior or mid-level electrical engineers and designers

  • Solid foundation of design and drafting utilizing AutoCAD and/or Revit

  • Effective in prioritizing and setting deadlines, while also adapting to change

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with cross disciplinary team members and clients

  • Ability to promote and market electrical scope and your skills to new and existing clients

Desired Education/Experience

  • Industrial Electrical experience

  • Autodesk REVIT experience a strong plus

At POWER Engineers, Inc. you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diverse and unique initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. We encourage new ideas and fresh approaches and most importantly, we strive to be our clients’ first choice. These traits – and deep technical skill – account for our success.

Have fun, do good work, make money. As an employee-owned company, we strive to make POWER Engineers an appealing place to work, where we perform projects that we find challenging and in which we excel. We provide competitive compensation, a full benefit package, professional development, and an appealing work environment. POWER Engineers is a unique and fun engineering firm, which may be contradictory to some, but it works well for us.