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Director, Electrical Engineer

Director, Electrical Engineer

Job Overview
Job Order:JO000088587
Date Posted:Apr 22
Salary:
Industry:Construction
Metro Area:
Start Date:May 24

We are looking for an experienced Director to oversee all operations, functions and activities. You will be the face of the department, responsible for giving the proper strategic direction and implementing a high quality vision.

The ideal director is an influential manager with ability to lead and motivate. They must have great communication skills and take a holistic approach in managing the organization’s operations.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the coaching and mentoring to include: performance reviews, staff development and creating an environment for success.
  • Provide oversight and regular review of electrical system specifications and drawings to ensure compliance with applicable codes and contracts.
  • Serve as the subject matter expert, providing technical direction to engineers and designers in the execution of electrical scope of work on medium and large sized PV projects.
  • Ensure all work is carried out within agreed schedules, budgets and procedures in a safe manner.
  • Prepare/review load lists, power system studies, single lines, equipment layouts, area classifications, sizing calculations, schematics, equipment specifications, data sheets, requisitions and technical bid analysis.
  • Perform routine and complex engineering, design, analysis or other technical tasks within the electrical discipline utilizing current technology, available standards, calculation software, templates and cataloged products.
  • Review contracts and summarize electrical system design requirements, develop electrical one line diagrams and perform electrical system studies using ETAP software.
  • Participate in major equipment selection and technical vetting.
  • Ability to Develop I&C Block and interconnection diagrams and Review I&C System specs and drawings.
  • Maintain positive relationships with outside consultants that integrate with the team.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering required.
  • 10+ years’ relevant experience required and P.E. (Professional Engineer) required.
  • Demonstrated senior level experience with medium to large projects PV projects, knowledge of design is preferred. Strong technical understanding of solar power systems and solar inverter technologies.
  • Must have experience in and be able to estimate man-hours required for completion of work and successfully prioritize and assign work per schedule requirements. Engineer must have recent experience in verifying completeness and quality of work performed.
  • Proficient with AutoCAD (desired), MS Office and SCADA.
  • Experience on HV interaction with transmission owners/agencies for design and permitting.
  • Familiar with solar array construction techniques, installation practices and plant start-up requirements.
  • Knowledge of the ANSI, IEEE, IEC, NEC and other industry codes, specifications and standards.
  • Experience with management of projects in a multidiscipline engineering consulting firm a plus.

Eastridge Workforce Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.

Email resumes to: cocampo@eastridge.com

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