Huitt-Zollars' Fort Worth, Texas office has a great full-time opportunity for an Electrical Engineer P.E.to produce and manage electrical designs of new commercial development projects including high-rise residential building renovations, transportation service centers, federal and state buildings and building renovations under supervision of the Project Manager. The nature of the work performed requires that the Electrical Engineer establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Huitt-Zollars staff, utility representatives, contractors, and consultants and clients.
HZ is a leading Architectural and Engineering firm providing innovative planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery to our clients in the public and private sector. We provide quality solutions for our clients and employment opportunities to qualified talent.
Manage multiple electrical engineering designs of new construction and renovation projects.
Prepare designs, and handle design review and quality control.
Prepare electrical construction specifications, budgets, schedules and work plans for projects.
Researches building codes and standards to determine essential design requirements of the projects.
Manage engineering staff who are assigned to work on the design projects.
Perform electrical system planning including electric distribution layouts, specifications of wiring systems, and analysis of loads.
Provide technical assistance to other disciplines and offices within the Huitt-Zollars Firm.
Calculate lighting illumination levels and designs lighting layouts for both interior and exterior lighting projects.
Perform electrical studies including voltage drop/dip, short circuit and overcurrent coordination studies.
Update, revises and review drawings and equipment files.
Prepare rough drafts of essential project correspondence, meeting minutes, and memoranda.
Assist the Firm in the establishment of standards and specifications and evaluate material used in electrical projects.
Prepare various technical reports for engineering studies.
Coordinate with other Huitt-Zollars disciplines, utility companies, consulting engineers, architects, and contractors to maximize efficiency and effectiveness in project design.
Keep Office Manager and Project Managers informed on work progress, and address potential project problems.
Attend meetings, conferences, trainings to stay current on trade principles, practices and new developments.
Review project construction submittals and shop drawings.
Visit construction sites, perform project construction observations and prepare punch lists.
Texas Professional Registration
B.S. Degree in Electrical
Minimum 5 years' experience
Proficient in AutoCAD and Revit BIM, Microsoft Word and Excel
Comprehensive knowledge of the theory, principles and practices of electrical engineering and electrical equipment operation
Thorough knowledge of the overall medium- and low-voltage electrical power and distribution systems
Thorough knowledge building industry codes and standards
Knowledge of the materials, methods and equipment used in the construction of electrical building systems
Ability to manage multiple electrical design projects
Ability to read and interpret Architectural, Structural, Mechanical, Plumbing and Civil engineering drawings
Ability to prepare and present accurate and reliable reports containing findings and recommendations
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
We offer a competitive benefit & compensation package, including medical, dental, vision, life, and long term disability plans, and two retirement plans: a 401(k) & an ESOP.
Huitt-Zollars, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin or any other legally protected status. Consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the company will make reasonable accommodations to assist in the application process upon the request of an applicant. No question on this application is intended to secure information to be used for discriminatory purposes.
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 60-300.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of protected veteran status or disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.