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Electrical Engineer  Pittsburgh, PA  Posted: 9/28/2021
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Technical Solutions Inc. is currently seeking an Electrical Engineer for our client, a well-known national consulting engineering company, for their Pittsburgh office. The Electrical Engineer will provide engineering and design services for electrical, control and automation systems for industrial, commercial, and government projects. Any experience as an Electrical Design Leader for engineering and design work is a plus.
Essential Duties:
  • Carry out with the assigned team, engineering and design for electrical related project tasks including switching schemes and single line diagrams; three-line diagrams; control elementary and connection wiring diagrams; electrical equipment sizing and specification; equipment arrangements; above ground and underground raceway systems; layouts for lighting and grounding; lightning protection; communication and network architecture, and; cable sizing and scheduling.
  • Ensure that work is executed in accordance with sound engineering principles, the Project Execution Plan, Project Engineering Plan, the contract, and established procedures and practices. 
  • Ensure that engineering deliverables (e.g., drawings, specifications, analysis) comply with applicable government regulations, standards and sound engineering practices. Coordinates with the Discipline manager to conduct peer reviews of deliverables as required. 
  • Ensure that required reviews and approvals are provided and documented. 
  • In conjunction with the Project Manager, initiate written change requests for job-hour budgets, schedules and construction commodity quantities, when required.
  • Provide input into improvement ideas during project execution and close-out.

Job Requirements


  • Hands on, in-depth working experience in design related to low voltage and medium voltage power systems to include single line diagrams, protection and control schemes, three-line diagrams, elementary and connection wiring diagrams, equipment sizing and specification, equipment arrangement, above ground and underground raceway systems, layouts for power, lighting and grounding, lightning protection, AC and DC power supplies, and communication systems. 
  • The candidate will have experience in preparing technical specifications for electrical equipment, evaluation of proposals, and will be able to review vendor drawings. 
  • The candidate should have professional communication skills (client relations, team project communications, and proposal and report development). 
  • Working experience in a consulting environment will be considered an asset
Education and Experience:
  • Bachelors' Degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Technology is required, registered as a Professional Engineer is a plus.
  • Four (4) years of related experience in electrical engineering as a P.E. or ten (10) years as a non-PE.  
  • The successful candidate will be experienced in the creation of drawings, drawing checking and in the preparation and documentation of construction documentation such as bills of material. 
  • In addition, the candidate will have knowledge of industrial process piping design.   Experience should familiarity with associated equipment such as valves, instrumentation, and other in-line equipment in accordance with industry and client standards. 
  • Must be capable of working with other technical design staff in a team environmental and participate in day-to-day design activities. 
  • Experience with proposals and scope of work preparation and project documentation is also preferred.
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