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Electrical Engineer – Commercial Design – Davenport, IA

Tri-City Electric Company is currently seeking an experienced Electrical Engineer for an immediate opening in Davenport, Iowa. Tri-City Electric often executes Design–Build contracts which rely on a single point of responsibility.  These contracts minimize risk to the project owner and reduce delivery schedules by overlapping the design and construction phases of a project. This Engineer will assist with the electrical design component of Design-Build construction projects.  The Engineer will work on a project team with Tri-City Electric Co. Estimators, Project Managers, and Construction Designers.  The Engineer will also interface with outside architects and end-user/owners to facilitate the final design and construction.  These contracts are typically commercial, health care, multi-family, and hospitality projects.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Electrical equipment specification.
  • Power distribution system design and layout.
  • Load calculations to size electrical services and equipment.
  • Coordination with other trade contractors to develop electrical service and equipment requirements.
  • Development of necessary documents for construction and service connection permits.
  • Stamp and seal electrical design documents as required for construction permits.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer, preferably in Iowa or Illinois.  Preference for candidates with NCEES record to facilitate rapid licensure in additional states.
  • Five years of experience in electrical design of commercial, health care, and multi-family, and hospitality projects.
  • Thorough knowledge of NEC as applied to commercial electrical design.
  • Experience with AutoDesk AutoCAD and Revit for development of electrical construction plans.
  • Experience with SKM Power Tools for Windows (PTW) or EasyPower Arc Flash Analysis Software for short-circuit, load flow, coordination, and arc flash hazard analysis.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

Additionally, the candidate must exhibit strong attention to detail and electrical safety, and must be able to represent the Tri-City Electric Co. with professionalism and integrity.

Tri-City Electric Co. will reimburse the candidate for all required professional fees and continuing education requirements required to maintain the candidate’s professional license. Tri-City Electric Co. will pay to register the candidate’s credentials with the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) for application for reciprocity licenses in additional states and/or territories as needed.

Qualified candidates should submit a copy of their resume and a summary of their qualifications to apply@tricityelectric.com. Tri-City Electric Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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