Electrical Engineer - Building Systems & Code Compliance

Atlanta, GA

Posted: 04/30/2024 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 30315

Job Description

Do you have a passion for electrical design and a keen eye for detail? Are you an expert in the National Electrical Code (NEC) and ensuring code compliance across various building systems? If so, Selectek an exciting opportunity for you!

We have a 6-month, contract-to-hire opportunity for an Electrical Engineer with a government agency in Atlanta, GA responsible ensuring the electrical safety and functionality of our higher education construction and renovation projects.

In this role, you will be responsible for:
  • Reviewing and evaluating electrical design drawings and specifications for new buildings and renovations, primarily focusing on higher education facilities.
  • Ensuring adherence to all relevant codes and standards, including NEC, power, lighting, fire alarm systems, audio/visual systems, and IT systems.
  • Identifying and troubleshooting errors, omissions, inconsistencies, and conflicts within the design documents.
  • Verifying that all drawings meet safety and constructability codes, as well as campus and local agency standards.
  • Communicating updates and clarifications to construction teams during occasional site visits.

To be successful, you will need:
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in electrical design, construction document preparation, and review for commercial or educational facilities.
  • Deep understanding and strong working knowledge of the National Electrical Code (NEC).
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

We highly prefer candidates with:
  • Professional Engineer (PE) licensure
  • Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) certification
  • Experience in plan review for a local municipality or state government.
  • Experience as a commissioning agent or authority.
  • Background in facility management or working with facility managers during design, construction, and project turnover.

This is a great opportunity for a detail-oriented and code-compliant electrical engineer who thrives in a collaborative environment. If you are ready to make a significant impact on the safety and functionality of our building projects, we encourage you to apply today to Joe St. Louis at jstlouis@selectek.com!

Meet Your Recruiter

Joe St. Louis
Technical Recruiter

With a passion for connecting talented individuals with fulfilling careers, Joe St. Louis brings over 17 years of recruitment experience to his role as a Technical Recruiter at Selectek. Throughout his career, Joe has honed his expertise in engineering and technical staffing, building a strong track record of successful placements.

Driven by a commitment to career advancement, Joe takes pride in matching individuals with the perfect fit. He fosters positive relationships with both candidates and clients, ensuring a smooth and successful recruitment experience.

Outside of the office, Joe enjoys spending time with his family, including his wife (who introduced him to the joys of dog ownership!) and their two sons. When he's not recruiting, Joe can be found playing guitar, a skill he honed during his studies at Berklee College of Music, where he earned a Bachelor of Professional Music degree.

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