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Electrical Designer

  • Houston, TX, US
  • August 9, 2022
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Electrical Designer

Position: Contract to Hire

Location: Parkersburg, WV

We are recruiting for an Electrical Designer to provide electrical design services to improve plant productivity and equipment reliability. Must utilize AutoCAD 2D and 3D to ensure the new and revised drawings are properly indexed. Must work independently to complete the most demanding assignments through the application of advanced design theories, techniques, and practices. Recognized as an authority on relevant regulations, codes, manufacturing standards, and industry standard practices for the control, development, and application of deliverables. May provide discipline supervision for one larger or one or more smaller projects.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensures team member adherence to generally accepted engineering and design practices, regulatory requirements, and customer specifications.
  • Supports the standardization of equipment specifications, drawings, and document templates.
  • Contributes to the understanding of technical knowledge, legal requirements, and customer specifications whenever viable and lawful.
  • Uses local/global standards to support technical excellence.
  • Supports checking, peer reviews, and incorporation of comments and findings.
  • Participate in project execution strategy and planning. Knows the project and discipline scope/cost/time requirements, assists the team to meet expectations, and coordinates with other disciplines to ensure project success.
  • Implements innovative solutions, technology advances, and methods to effectively deal with working out of sequence.
  • Supports management of project change and progressing for the discipline and works with the Project Management
  • Team to take corrective actions regarding any issues, staffing requirements, scope changes, progressing, or other events that could affect project completion and/or profitability.
  • Plans discipline quality, monitors quality activities, drives and participates in squad checking, recommends improvements, and takes action where required.
  • Gathers data from multiple sources and prepares analyses, calculations, etc.
  • Assists with recommendations and helps create final documentation.
  • Determines technical issues, defines alternate solutions, establishes pros/cons for multiple solutions, and makes recommendations to support official project documents such as technical queries, technical deviations, etc.
  • Creates final documentation incorporating all relevant information and pursues internal authorization.
  • Review similar documentation to assist others and reviews/authorizes work done by direct reports.
  • Incorporate information from multiple sources into equipment/material specifications, data sheets, testing requirements, and material requisitions.
  • Participate in bid clarifications, bid evaluations, inter-discipline vendor information review and approval, and other certification activities.
  • Reviews similar documentation to assist others and reviews/authorizes work done by direct reports.
  • Seeks input from knowledgeable sources, participates in constructability, operability, and maintainability reviews, and incorporates requirements into design.
  • Work with site personnel to resolve issues.
  • Create plans or documents that supports construction, testing, commissioning, operations, maintenance, or decommissioning.
  • Provide or lead on-site support for construction, commissioning, or turn over.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of relevant discipline experience.
  • Has a strong background in discipline work and a competent understanding of regulations, codes, manufacturing standards, and industry standard practices.
  • Skilled in estimating project costs and writing proposal content.
  • Experience working in project leadership.
  • Specialized expertise in one or more areas of regulations, codes, manufacturing standards, and industry standard practices.
  • Decision Making Empowered to make responsible decisions within the limits of company practices.
  • Difficult, complex or unusual decisions will be referred to the Location Manager of Engineering, Discipline Design Chief, or Discipline Manager.
  • Competent in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and Teams.
  • Can navigate intranet pages, conduct searches, and retrieve information.
  • Can organize information from many sources and retain as per the prescribed format and policies.
  • Will be fully proficient in specialty design tools, analytics and modeling, and cross-discipline data centric methods.
  • Must have AutoCAD experience
  • Previous experience as an Electrician is preferred

Who we are

Founded in 2006, Energy Resourcing is a trusted partner with a range of innovative recruitment and managed services. We provide recruitment services globally and focus on identifying top technical talent for project staffing and contract terms, as well as permanent hires. Our team has earned a strong reputation in the industry with both clients and candidates alike by delivering high-quality services.

Our core beliefs and values reflect who we are as a company and how we advocate for our candidates and our clients:

  • we value Life
  • we Rise to the Challenge
  • we are Stronger Together
  • we Unlock Brilliance

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