WHPacific Electrical Designer in Anchorage, Alaska
Responsible for applying design and electrical engineering skills to a variety of diverse and challenging projects in a multi-disciplinary environment. The successful candidate shall have experience in the electrical engineering design consulting business, with demonstrated commercial or industrial design capabilities.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs engineering assignments with clear and specified objectives and involving conventional types of plans andspecifications.
Review work for the application of sound professionaljudgment.
Performs design calculations and prepares equipment or materialspecifications.
Familiar with the AE design process and specifications leading to constructiondocuments.
Prepare graphical representations ofdesigns
Assignmentsrequiretheinvestigationofalimitednumberofvariablesandsupervisoryassistanceis provided on unusualproblems.
May supervise or coordinate the work of other designers and other technical supportpersonnel.
Experience in the design of commercial, industrial, educational, and governmental buildings, small industrial plants and warehouses, central chilled water and heatingplants,
Other duties may beassigned.
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
A minimum of five (5) years experience in electrical engineering, including experience with the A/E design process and specifications leading to construction documents.
Demonstrated knowledge in the design of medium voltage distribution systems, low and medium voltage variable speed drives, arc flash analysis, and short circuit and protection coordination.
Demonstrated success as project manager/designer of record on projects valued up to $2M
Proficient in the use of EasyPower.
High School diploma or GED required; AA or continuing education preferred`
Proficient with MS Office software; including MS Word, Excel and Building Information management (BIM) Revit software and computer assisted drafting (CAD) equipment and software such as AutoCad and Microstation.
Experience preparing graphical representations of designs
Experience in lighting, power, signal, communication, controls and fire detection systems
Experience in performing design calculations and preparing equipment or material specifications
Experience with all phases of project production
Experience in budgeting, scheduling, planning, design specification and working drawings
Working knowledge of applicable electrical and designcodes
Excellent written/verbal communication skills to peers, managers, and clients
Experience in commercial, state and federal facility design desirable
Ability to perform design calculations using commercially available software.
Demonstrated ability to work successfully in a fast track, team environment
Ability to prepare letters, reports, and specifications using word processing software such as Microsoft Word.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, and governmental regulations.
Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and proceduremanuals.
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
- Valid drivers license required
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:
Dealing effectively and reasonably with stress in the workplace without lost time or undue strain.
Frequently required to sit and talk or hear.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Occasionally required to stand; walk on uneven surfaces; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, bend, squat, climb stairs, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
Occasionally works in outside weatherconditions.
Work at a computer terminal for extended periods of time, answer telephones
The noise level in the office work environment is usually moderate.
The noise level on the construction site is often loud.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to ten pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to twenty-five pounds.