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Electrical Engineer - Water

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Job Details
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Company Name
Burns & McDonnell
Physical Address

Chicago, IL 60664
Job Description


Designs and specifies electrical systems associated with municipal and industrial water/wastewater treatment facilities \(drinking water plants, sanitary sewer plants, pump stations, industrial wastewater facilities associated with refineries, manufacturing and food processing facilities, etc\.\)\. Electrical systems include power supply, condition assessment, arc flash, feasibility studies, power distribution system design, plant/process control, communications, emergency power and lighting systems for industrial and municipal facilities\.Candidate will execute complex assignments requiring the use of advanced techniques, resulting in the development of new or improved processes, equipment and/or technological methods\. May develop and evaluate plans for major projects\. May coordinate departmental or divisional project studies, reports or project design assignments\. Progressive design and project management responsibilities\. Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to less experienced staff members\. Regularly meets and corresponds with clients or outside personnel\. Some marketing responsibilities\. Must be willing to collaborate with multi\-disciplined teams and be able to effectively work across multiple offices\. Other duties as assigned\.


Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from accredited program\. Minimum 5 years related experience \(completion of master’s degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience\)\. Excellent written & verbal communication skills\. Strong analytical and problem\-solving skills\. This position requires an individual capable of applying intensive and diversified knowledge of principles and practices to broad areas of assignments\. Must be capable of devising new approaches to problems encountered\. Previous consulting experience preferred\. Proficiency in AutoCAD, REVIT and other software packages, including SKM or ETAP desired\.


Job Electrical Engineering

Primary Location US\-IL\-Chicago

Schedule: Full\-time

Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day\. When we take on some of the world’s toughest challenges, we’re putting the industry’s best thinking to work, striving to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee\-owners\. Our staff of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and business professionals is constantly growing\.

We have offices and projects across the U\.S\. and around the globe\. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For\. Our culture, powered by 100% employee ownership, plays a major role in getting us there\. Each employee brings a high level of commitment to every project\. Clients have shown their appreciation of this dedication, rewarding us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades\-long partnerships\. That’s pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898\.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions\. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels\. And with hundreds of service specialties, your career and development options are endless\.

Are you ready to create amazing?

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 191921


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