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Electrical Engineer

Richmond, VA 23834

Posted: 08/01/2022 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 20860

Job Description

We have an immediate need for an Electrical Engineer in the Richmond, VA area.
This is starting as an (8-12) month, W-2 Hourly-paid assignment, with potential to go permanent.

Job description:
  • Help Lead Electrical Project Team
  • Prepare designs, specifications, and drawings for Power Distribution, PLC/DCS Systems, Lighting, and Grounding.
  • Lead and assist in project management activities – reviewing and updating budget, preparing and updating project schedule, and maintaining project scope of work.
  • Motor Load List
  • I/O List
  • Calculations including – service entrance, voltage drop, conduit fill
  • Conceptual Design
  • Electrical Specifications
  • Construction Scopes of Work and Specifications
  • Construction Bid Packages
  • Support development of project engineering bids
  • Support development of engineering scopes of work
  • Support development of total install cost estimates
  • Development of scope change orders
  • Input to project schedule – development and ongoing
  • Client and vendor correspondence
  • Client and vendor meetings
  • Meeting Minutes
  • Project Status Reporting
  • Site Work – Including As Built Conditions, Locating Power Sources
  • Construction Support/Oversight
  • Inter-discipline coordination and Intra-discipline coordination with project team

  • Able to read P&ID
  • BSEE with 10+ years of industrial design experience.
  • Electrical and Control Design experience in industrial process facilities:
  • Through Knowledge of the National Electrical Code
  • Extensive Design Experience and Field Experience in Hazardous Area installations
  • Knowledge of Instrumentation, Control Systems, and Electrical Equipment
  • Field Experience including gathering existing field data and dimensions

  • P.E. License is a plus
  • Experience in pharmaceuticals and specialty chemicals industries preferred

Term: Contract to direct

Payrate: $45 - $55 per hour (depending on experience)

Our client is looking to fill the Electrical Engineer position ASAP. If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity, contact Shelley Laminack at slaminack@selectek.com.

Meet Your Recruiter

Shelley Laminack
Technical Recruiter

Shelley graduated from Kennesaw State University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Management. She started her career as a recruiter of Information Technology and transitioned to Engineering and Technical staffing at Selectek. She found her passion for recruiting through connecting with people and building relationships. Shelley is committed to putting people first and helping them find their dream careers. In her free time, Shelley enjoys hiking and eating ice cream.

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