Electrical Engineer (Water)

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Shrader Engineering (SEI) is seeking motivated and talented licensed Electrical Engineers with municipal water, wastewater and stormwater facility design experience. This challenging position involves working as part of a highly specialized electrical, instrumentation, and automation team focused on design, construction management, SCADA programming, and facility commissioning of local and state agency water facilities. 

Duties & Responsibilities

Responsibilities will include working closely with other electrical engineers and designers in the planning and design of various water facility projects. Candidates will be responsible for design of power distribution systems, motor control centers, instrumentation and controls, SCADA and automation, telemetry and communications, standby power and automatic transfer systems, and development of load and fault current calculations, power flow models, and short circuit analysis.

The candidate will be required to manage and oversee the development technical plans and specifications, ensure NEC code compliance, routinely coordination with client and other disciplines in support of project completion, and mentor graduate electrical engineers and design staff.  

Candidate Qualifications

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering with P.E. registration in Texas; if licensed outside the State, candidate must be licensed by exam.
  • Must possess a solid background in electrical power distribution and control systems design and clear understanding of the National Electrical Code (NEC).
  • Minimum 5 years of recent experience in municipal water and wastewater facilities.
  • Experience performing electrical short-circuit analysis and coordination studies using ETAP or EasyPower modeling software a plus.
  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple projects.
  • Solid verbal communications skills and the desire to support the firm’s marketing efforts in the water/wastewater industry.
  • SCADA programming experience a plus.

Benefits Program

Shrader Engineering offers competitive benefits package, competitive salary, auto allowance and modern office facilities. The firm has an excellent 401(k) retirement plan, performance bonus plan, healthcare plan, wellness program (Life Time Fitness Membership), continued education reimbursement and other generous benefits. The firm also takes great pride in an outstanding working environment with plenty of opportunity for growth.