Electrical Project Engineer



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USD120000-150000 per year

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Dallas Engineering - (USA) 15455 Dallas Parkway Suite 750 TX Addison , TX 75001



Job Description


Design electrical, automation, and control systems to accomplish customer objectives while complying with codes, industry standards, and specifications.

​Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

* Works with clients and engineering firms to gather information for design requirements and limiting conditions. Reviews standard documentation, local and national codes, and industry requirements for parameters and limiting factors.

* Provides input to clients for system functionality and requirements.

* Visits sites to assess accuracy of drawings, site obstacles, and hazards.

* Works with Designers to design site plans while providing I/O list, power requirements, control load list, load requirements, customer specific diagrams, and wiring requirements. Provides preliminary design for installers and vendors to get cost estimates.

* Has obtained a Texas PE with the capability for reciprocity.

* Provides oversight to Engineers-In-Training and Designers and certifies drawings.

* May propose equipment and evaluate vendors and requirements.

* Analyzes equipment sizing and power requirements for power studies and reports.

* Works with Designers to design and analyze lighting, grounding, code requirements, and calculations.

* Develops network topologies to determine network architecture, appropriate equipment, and interconnections between equipment.

* Performs power system studies, coordination studies and short circuit analysis.

* Produces arc flash studies for operator clothing and safety protection.

* Works with Designers to design panels inclusive of equipment, power, enclosures, I/O checks, and drawings. Reviews design of panels based upon governing documents for the control system. Reviews components within panels for design requirements, manufacturer standards, and codes.

* Coordinates with power utilities and local code enforcement to make provisions for necessary power requirements.

* Resolves conflicts with clients involving safety requirements and change orders.

* Typically works on the design and post-design of 4 to 5 projects simultaneously.