Electrical Design Engineer

Fairfax, Virginia
Apr 15, 2017
Jun 14, 2017
Full Time

Electrical Design Engineer

Aspire Engineering is a full service consulting engineering firm specializing in mechanical, electrical and plumbing design. We are seeking an electrical engineer to work in our Fairfax, VA office. Projects include new construction and renovation in areas such as commercial, educational, retail, restaurant, multi-family, recreation, government and residential.


Requirements include:

  • BS or BAE in Electrical or Architectural Engineering
  • 3-5 years of experience in building electrical systems design
  • Fundamentals of Engineering/EIT certification with goal of obtaining PE License
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, and power/lighting software
  • Knowledge of the current building codes and standards (IBC, NEC, NFPA, IESNA)
  • LEED or green building experience a plus but not required

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Designing electrical, lighting and fire alarm systems
  • Conducting existing condition site visits
  • Use of AutoCAD and Revit to prepare construction documents
  • Performing lighting and electrical calculations
  • Preparing project specifications and technical reports
  • Performing construction administration duties for projects

This position requires the ability to work on several projects at once, so candidates must be self-disciplined and work efficiently. Creative solutions will often be required. Responsibilities include performing multi-discipline coordination within the office as well as interfacing effectively with clients and other members of the project time. Candidates should have strong communication, self-motivation and leadership skills.

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