Power Engineers Facilities Senior Electrical Engineer in Hilo, Hawaii
Facilities Senior Electrical Engineer
Department:Facilities Electrical Group
Senior Electrical Engineer
Job Summary of Roles and Responsibilities:
- POWER Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking a Mid to Senior Electrical Engineer to work in our Facilities Electrical Group in our Hilo, Hawaii location.In this role you will work as part of a multi-discipline engineering team leading and executing the electrical components of federal and industrial 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, UFC 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.Strong team leadership, mentoring, excellent communication skills, presentation skills, motivation, positive attitude, and 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.An understanding of how relationships with clients on the Hawaiian Islands differ from client relationships on the US mainland is critical to this position.This position will be responsible for maintaining current long term client relationships as well as seeking out and developing relationships with new clients on the Hawaiian Islands, the US Mainland, and abroad.Some travel will be required.
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university
Professional Engineering License with the ability to be licensed in additional states
7+ years of applicable experience in the design and specification of low and medium voltage power distribution systems, lighting systems, and special systems for federal and industrial 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 proposal, design and drafting, engineering calculations, cost estimate, 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
Experience designing to NAVFAC and USACE design standards
SpecsIntact specification authoring and editing experience
Construction cost estimating experience
Autodesk REVIT experience
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.