Huitt-Zollars' Fort Worth, Texas office has a great full-time opportunity for an Electrical Engineer. This role performs design of site and facilities electrical and interior/exterior lighting systems for new commercial development projects including high-rise residential building renovations, transportation service centers under supervision of the Project Manager. The successful candidate will be a Texas registered PE or EIT with at least 5 years' of experience. This is a great opportunity for an Electrical Engineer to advance their career at a premier design firm.
HZ is a leading Architectural and Engineering firm providing innovative planning, engineering, architectural design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery to our clients in the public and private sector. We provide quality solutions for our clients and employment opportunities to qualified talent.
Prepare design of electrical and interior/exterior lighting systems, design documents, plans and specifications.
Guide others in the preparation of programming documents, schematic design, and design development and construction documents.
Manage multiple electrical engineering designs of new construction and renovation projects.
Prepare designs, and handle design review and quality control.
Prepare electrical construction specifications, budgets, schedules and work plans for projects.
Researches building codes and standards to determine essential design requirements of the projects.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other HZ staff, utility representatives, contractors, and consultants and clients.
Perform electrical system planning including electric distribution layouts, specifications of wiring systems, and analysis of loads.
Calculate lighting illumination levels and designs lighting layouts for both interior and exterior lighting projects.
Perform electrical studies including voltage drop/dip, short circuit and overcurrent coordination studies.
Prepare various technical reports for engineering studies.
Coordinate with other HZ disciplines, utility companies, consulting engineers, architects, and contractors to maximize efficiency and effectiveness in project design.
Update Project Managers on work progress, and address potential project problems.
Attend meetings, conferences, trainings to stay current on trade principles, practices and new developments.
Review project construction submittals and shop drawings.
Visit construction sites, perform project construction observations and prepare punch lists. (Some travel involved)