Burns & McDonnell has exciting opportunities for those interested in growing their careers in zero-emission mobility and transportation electrification. This opportunity hires into our transportation electrification practice which designs and builds infrastructure projects that have recently recieved significant funding from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. Our project portfolio includes charging infrastructure for major metropolitan transit agencies, major heavy-duty trucking operators, private fleet customers, utility fleet clients and cutting edge/developmental charging hardware installations.
Our Transmission & Distribution global practice is looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer who will be responsible for the creation and assembly of electrical design packages for electric vehicle infrastructure projects. Because of the nature of the industry, this position has significant career growth potential.
Provide technical advice to clients and team members
Provide electrical engineering design for electric vehicle charging infrastructure projects from conceptual design through construction packages. This includes site plans, single lines, construction details, specifications, and calculations
Coordinate with civil/structural engineer to provide complete designs
Coordinate with utilities and permitting agencies
Provide support through construction including reviewing submittals, answering requests for information, and providing revised design documents as needed
Attend site visits and client meetings to discuss existing facilities
Perform quality reviews of electrical design packages
Provide input on project and construction estimating at various phases
Provide leadership, guidance, and instruction to less experienced staff members.
Attend and participate in client, contractor, and vendor meetings
Attend and present at industry conferences
Develop white papers and present at industry conferences
Present solutions and/or findings to client
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program.
Or Bachelor of Science in Electrical or related Engineering Technology from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.
Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering a plus.
7 years electrical engineering experience. EPC project experience preferred.
Professional Engineering License (PE) preferred.
Expert knowledge in standard engineering techniques and procedures.
Strong knowledge of electrical equipment design ANSI and IEEE Standards. Strong computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite).
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Experience with leading the discipline design for large projects and delegating work tasks to team members. Ability to lead execution of work and resolve issues in a team environment.
Demonstrated critical thinking skills, ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment.
Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem-solving skills.
Ability to perform quality reviews for detailed engineering documents and specifications.
Experience preferred in Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) design
Previous experience using and designing to NFPA 70 (NEC)
Experience with designing electrical systems including:
Facility distribution systems, 480VAC and Below
Building and Site Lighting
Interest in vehicle electrification and/or zero emission mobility
Experience preferred using REVIT, AutoCAD, and electrical design softwares
Experience preferred in designing medium voltage electrical service and distribution systems
Self-starter ready and able to learn new skill sets in this growing and changing field