Randstad Electrical Engineer in Rockford, Illinois

Electrical Engineer

job details:

  • location:Rockford, IL

  • salary:$75,000 - $115,000 per year

  • date posted:Thursday, March 1, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:137941

job description

Electrical Engineer (Power/Lighting/Building Systems) needed on a direct hire basis for a well-established and growing Architectural & Engineering firm northwest of Chicago, IL. This position will report to the Director of MEP Engineering. Salary range is $75k-$115k/yr depending on experience and credentials. Certified EIT or PE status is highly preferred. Relocation assistance is available.

Responsibilities for the Electrical Engineer

  • Design and production of electrical power, power distribution, lighting, fire alarm, CCTV, and miscellaneous electrical systems in commercial facilities.

  • Prepare load calculations, select equipment, layout electrical systems using AutoCad and/or Revit.

  • Communicate directly with owners, architects, contractors, power companies, other design professionals and building officials.

  • Collaborate in multi-discipline project teams to develop drawing and specification documents for issuance to architects, contractors and building owners.

  • Interact and work with clients and subcontractors.

  • Perform other duties as needed and directed by managers.

Requirements for the Electrical Engineer

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited institution.

  • Minimum of 10+ years of electrical design experience.

  • Strongly prefer an EIT or PE, but must be willing to pursue.

  • Strong working knowledge of building electrical systems, NFPA & NEC codes.

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD.

  • Revit experience is a plus.

  • Background from a similar MEP or A/E firm preferred.

  • Experience utilizing Microsoft office products such as Word and Excel.

  • Good oral and written communications skills.

  • Experience working in commercial projects.


  • Company Sponsored Benefits.