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Senior Electrical Engineer

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Lisle, IL 60404
Job Description

Farnsworth Group is seeking to hire a Senior Electrical Engineer in our Lisle, IL office location. This key position will serve as part of an expanding electrical engineering team which supports both local and nationwide clients. Are you an experienced Electrical Engineer? Are you looking for a company that will value your ideas and hard work? Do you want to work for a company that has earned the Great Place to Work certification? If so, apply today!

This position offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, accidental, and life insurance plans. In addition, we provide a prescription drug program, a 401k plan with company match, tuition reimbursement, a flexible spending account, minimum 80 hours paid vacation (60 hours can roll over into the next year), and 40 hours of paid sick time which all rolls over into the next year if not used.

Farnsworth Group is a full-service engineering and architecture firm with a nationwide network of offices. At Farnsworth Group, we lead clients to success and advance our communities through our people, our passion, and our performance. Our team delivers architecture and engineering projects that perform as promised, from day one. We are committed to designing the right project to solve any problem. Our goal is to move clients forward by implementing forward-thinking ideas and solutions. We don’t over-design to satisfy some deep egotistical need, and we never ever deliver less than needed.

With a rich 125-year history, we are an employee-owned company that offers an impressive benefits and compensation program, in addition to excellent career development opportunities. We reward employees with an end of the year bonus based on performance plus internal and external events that involve significant others or family. Our employees are driven to support clients’ needs, but they also have an excellent work-life balance because we have a family-oriented culture. Come join the Farnsworth Group team and find out why our employees earned us the Great Place to Work certification!

As a Senior Electrical Engineer working on building systems, you design lighting and electrical systems for each project you work on. Project building types include commercial, governmental, healthcare, educational, and industrial facilities. You develop electrical construction packages and provide quality assurance for lighting, power systems, fire alarms, communications, and data.

Your leadership skills allow you to be successful in developing and mentoring staff members. With the assistance of your strong verbal and writing skills, you collaborate with and provide direction to our Designers and CAD Technicians. Together you work on projects using forward-thinking ideas and solutions to ensure that our clients get exactly what they need.


• Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Architectural Engineering
• 10 or more years of Building Electrical design experience
• Professional Engineer License, strongly preferred
• Solid technical experience with the preparation of electrical construction drawings, specifications, submittals, and construction
• Strong knowledge of electrical, building, and energy codes, as well as the requirements of NEC 517, is a plus.
• Strong background with Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, and REVIT
• Ability to travel

If you feel that you would be right for this building systems position, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application so that we can review your information. We look forward to meeting you!

Farnsworth Group, Inc. is proud to be a M/F Disabled and Veteran EEO/AA employer.

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