Electrical Engineer Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century. Dewberry is currently seeking an Electrical Engineer for our Fairfax, VA Headquarters. Duties will include design, drawing production, building information modeling (BIM), specification writing, discipline coordination between the various trades, shop drawing and submittal reviews, construction site reviews, and code reviews for MEP systems for Dewberry projects. Focus will be on the electrical systems for buildings, however, this position may also include assisting with other building systems and the construction process in the various engineering disciplines practiced: mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and construction services. The work may include base building and tenant interior systems on commercial, retail, mixed-use, residential, hotel, transportation, education, and various other types of projects. Successful candidates may be requested to participate in opportunities in other Dewberry offices. Duties may also include the review of MEP systems designed by others, interface with code officials and contractors, working with architects and other clients, and working with others within the Dewberry organization. This individual will work in a multi-discipline, team environment with primary responsibility for the design and production of Electrical construction documents for commercial and institutional projects as well as the design of building systems. The Electrical Engineer will also assist with the design and specification of power and control systems, system layouts, load calculations, equipment sizing and selection. Pursuit of registrations, accreditations, and continuing education related to other areas of practice will be encouraged including USGBC LEED Accreditation, Professional Engineering license, and continuing education. Educational and exam costs will be reimbursed in accordance with Dewberry Employee Handbook and Company Policies.
- BSEE or Arch Engineering degree.
- 4 to 8 years of experience in electrical power, lighting, and fire alarm system design.
- Must be a licensed PE in the Commonwealth of Virginia, or be able to gain license through reciprocity within 6 months.
- LEED accreditation preferred or must be able to obtain LEED accreditation within first year at Dewberry.
- Federal Government Security Clearance preferred.
- Must have experience designing electrical systems and producing design documents for listed project types in Revit MEP and AutoCAD. Experience with Navisworks would be a plus
- Must be a self-starter with initiative, drive and determination.