Electrical Associate II - Transportation/Airfield

Michael Baker International
Linthicum Heights, MD
Jan 20, 2022
Jan 22, 2022
Accountant, IT
Full Time
TRANSPORTATION PRACTICE Consistently ranked by Engineering News-Record as a Top 20 transportation firm, Michael Baker International offers clients an integrated team of professionals versed in all aspects of transportation planning, design, permitting, and construction management and inspection. In addition, Michael Baker International is a recognized leader in the practical aspects of operating and maintaining a safe and efficient transportation infrastructure. DESCRIPTION The Electrical Associate II shall be able to develop construction plans including electrical layout and details, construction specifications and cost estimates for transportation infrastructure facilities included airfield related facilities. Design requirements will include all types of lighting, power and electrical systems. The selected candidate will work with the current Senior Electrical staff. They will work in multi-disciplinary, collaborative project design teams with architects, interior designers, civil engineers, and other building systems engineers. Other job responsibilities include: Perform analysis, calculations, design, evaluation and inspection for a specific area of technical expertise which includes Electrical Power Lighting and controls and additional special systems to support project objectives is desired. Utilize AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or Revit software to complete construction drawings. Tasks may include engineering of low/medium voltage drawings (power, grounding, lightning protection, lighting) and associated single lines & schematics/wiring diagrams; perform cable sizing, power and voltage drop calculations; perform lighting design calculations; perform arc-flash, short-circuit and coordination studies. Review project requirements and specifications and confer with other disciplines and managers to determine assistance required in plan preparation, evaluation of project conditions, design changes and reports. Prepare and present technical and program information to team members, management, and clients in a clear and logical manner. Complete design tasks by detailing the scope of work, conducting the analysis, inspecting the site, reviewing the requirements to assure the quality of the assigned task. Coordinate or perform field work to gather data and materials. Maintain a working knowledge of government and industry design criteria and standards. Perform quality control procedures such as reviewing project deliverables prior to client submissions also performing an internal technical review of other engineer's designs. Create a good line of communication with both internal and external customers. Edit and review technical specifications and prepare a written narrative as part of the project deliverables. Review shop drawings and submittals; respond to RFI's and perform site visits as needed during the construction phase. Prepare design fees for project manager or contractors as required as part of proposal or RFP process. PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS Bachelor's Degree in Engineering 3+ years of related experience EIT required, PE registration a plus Experience in electrical design for a variety of transportation infrastructure type projects including airfield Knowledge of National Electric Code and for design applications. Ability to demonstrate excellent communication skills to effectively interface and communicate with team members, customers, subcontractors, and vendors Familiarity with government, client, and industry local codes, regulations, and standards governing design and construction projects Ability to be self-motivated and to research and troubleshoot problems as they arise Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deliverable deadlines Complete work in efficient and accurate manner Availability to occasionally travel to project locations PREFERRED SKILLS Experience with Autodesk Revit, AutoCAD and AutoCAD Civil 3D Proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint and Outlook) and PDF software such as Adobe or Bluebeam Knowledge of Unified Facilities Criteria Knowledge of FAA Standards and Orders Knowledge of SHA, MDTA, and VDOT electrical design standards Knowledge of SKM or Easy Power electrical simulation software Knowledge of Visual Pro or AGI32 lighting design software

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