Senior Designer - Electrical Systems

Category: Electrical

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General Description:

The most advanced position for non-degreed electrical designer. Persons at this level are technical experts of considerable experience and proficiency with comprehensive mastery of electrical design concepts.


  • Associates Degree or graduation from an acceptable technical program
  • Minimum 10 years experience or high school diploma and at least 10 years of job related experience.
  • Must have advanced knowledge of electrical design principles and be able to apply sophisticated methods to complex situations.
  • Minimum five (5) years AutoCAD experience required, including 2 years experience with version 2010 or later. Experience in AutoCAD MEP package and Inventor a plus.
  • Controls knowledge a plus.

Job Requirements:

  • Carry out system analysis and design activities for complicated and unique electrical design projects from general specifications, drawings or instructions.
  • Develop design/layout drawings for panels, MCC, cable routings, etc. for power distribution systems associated with glass furnace and batch plant systems and ancillary devices.
  • Generate bills of materials and specifications for power system and distribution components.
  • Evaluate existing electrical systems and components for suitability of use, current code conformance, and design improvements associated with upgrading/repair/replacement of existing systems.
  • Generate engineering, material, and labor estimates for upgrades, repairs and greenfield power installations.
  • Supervise the work of junior designers, designers, detailers or drafters and trains others.

Typical Duties:

  • Assumes some responsibility for technical accuracy and constructability of finished designs, while still under general supervision of an engineer.
  • Determines how complex control systems should function, lays out initial design concept and determines drawing standards and does detailed comprehensive checking of designs/drawings.
  • Uses computer aided design/engineering methods to accomplish above duties.

Reporting and Technical Assistance:

Will report to Electrical Engineering Manager. Will work cooperatively with client or design authority as to results expected, but generally performs assignments independently with minimal supervision/contact.

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