Company Name : ATKINS

Senior Electrical Engineer I

Job Description

Why join us?

We are hiring!

The Senior Electrical Engineer I to be an integral part of our team. This position is based out of Orlando, FL or Miami, FL.   

About Us

Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. Atkins has the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

How will you contribute to the team?

  • Under supervision perform Electrical load calculations.

  • Under supervision size and specify equipment, as well as the design power distribution architecture and creation of single line diagrams.

  • Assist in load and voltage drop calculations.

  • Lighting design, calculations and control scheme for normal and emergency lighting.

  • Perform lighting design, photometric calculations, sizing and specifying equipment, associated power distribution for lighting systems and design support for the Intelligent Transportation Systems components of intermodal projects. 

  • Lightning protection system layouts.

  • Under supervision create grounding diagrams.

  • Under supervision, assist in review submittals, RFIs, and interact with authority having jurisdiction for assigned projects.

  • Need to function as a Project Engineer on specific projects of medium to large scope.

  • Supervise the tasks and methods used by other personnel assigned to the project. 

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Plans, schedules, conducts or coordinates detailed phases of the engineering work in a part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope.

  • Prepares or oversees the preparation of final plans and reports and submits them for approval.

  • Coordinates work with other engineers and professionals within and outside own discipline.

  • Plans, schedules and conducts or coordinates construction services on projects of moderate scope.

  • Performs field observations of construction where appropriate.

  • Mentor and train more junior staff.

  • Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.

What will you contribute?

  • B.S. or M.S. in Electrical Engineering.

  • Professional Engineering license desired.  NCEES record holder preferred. 

  • 6 to 10 years’ experience since Bachelor’s degree with minimum of 6 years of design and production of electrical systems for large commercial, institutional and government buildings/facilities. 

  • Specific electrical engineering design experience for large commercial facilities such as federal and local governmental facilities, aviation, leisure/hospitality and higher education is preferred. 

  • Attention to detail and strong analytical skills is required integrated with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 

  • Good verbal and technical communication skills. 

  • Proficient in Revit, ElumTools or AGI32, SKM, Bluebeam. 

  • Comprehensive knowledge of NFPA 70, NFPA 101, NFPA 780, NFPA 72.

What we offer at Atkins:

At Atkins, you will enjoy a robust rewards package which includes:

  • Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes

  • Competitive salary

  • Flexible work schedules

  • Group Insurance

  • Retirement Savings Plan with employer match

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities and a highly regarded tuition reimbursement program

If this sounds like you and you would like to expand your career with us, apply today!

Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.  EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

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In the event a recruiter or agency who is not on our preferred supplier list submits a resume/candidate to anyone in the company, SNC-Lavalin family of companies, we explicitly reserve the right to recruit and hire the candidate(s) at our discretion and without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.

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