Full Job Description
DLR Group is an integrated design firm that aspires to be the most creative enterprise on the planet. Our brand promise is the elevate the human experience through design. If that challenge is appealing, you're at the right place.
DLR Group's Engineering team has an opportunity for a Senior Electrical Engineer.
Location: Flexibility to work in our Chicago, IL or Minneapolis, MN studio.
DLR Group has a promise is to elevate the human experience through design. We are an employee-owned firm where everyone is empowered to use their design voice; this inspires our culture and fuels the passion for the work we do around the world.
We are looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer with experience working in both public and private sectors to join our team of talented engineering professionals.
As a Senior Electrical Engineer at DLR Group you will design electrical systems from schematics through construction administration on a wide range of building types including Higher Education, K-12, Arts & Culture, Justice/Civic, Retail, Hospitality and Energy. You will participate in and at times lead the design process of electrical building systems to prepare detailed electrical engineering drawings and calculations. As part of the integrated design team, you will collaborate closely with other disciplines to produce highly integrated building designs.
At DLR Group, we are an innovative integrated design firm backed by the more than 1,000+ design professionals around the globe passionate about sustainable design. We offer flexible work options and have a rich culture waiting for you to immerse yourself in our Chicago or Minneapolis office.
The successful candidate will:
Assist in developing project objectives, goals, and documentation policies.
Develop electrical designs from concept through completion of construction.
Prepare engineering design calculations and layouts.
Prepare detailed engineering reports and narratives.
Coordinate electrical design requirements with architecture, mechanical, and other disciplines.
Meet with clients, project teams, code officials, contractors and others to address electrical discipline issues and develop effective working relationships to execute on client vision.
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
Licensed Professional Engineer.
7+ years of proven experience as an Electrical Engineer designing power, lighting and special systems on complex projects.
Experience with BIM workflow, specifically Revit.
LEED Accredited Professional and previous experience participating in the LEED or other green rating system process.
Experience and interest in sustainable building design.
An appreciation and understanding of architectural design and how architects work and think.
DLR Group is an integrated design firm delivering architecture, engineering, interiors, planning, and building optimization for new construction, renovation, and adaptive reuse. Our promise is to elevate the human experience through design. This promise inspires sustainable design for a diverse group of public and private sector clients; local communities; and our planet. DLR Group is 100 percent employee-owned and fully supports the initiatives and goals of the 2030 Challenge and is an initial signatory to the China Accord and the AIA 2030 Commitment.
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We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.