Farr West Engineering (Farr West) is a growing, prominent civil engineering firm with offices in Reno and Elko, Nevada that specialize in water and wastewater utility engineering and water resources. Our clients are primarily municipal utilities in northern Nevada and around Lake Tahoe. Farr West provides a friendly work environment and offers competitive compensation which will be determined based on ability and experience. We are looking for a licensed Electrical Engineer with 7 years of experience in professional design of Electrical Systems for water, wastewater, and irrigation controls systems. Experience in several PCIS and SCADA technologies is a plus. Must have an Electrical Professional Engineer (P.E.) License in Nevada and California.
Provide technical guidance on assigned projects for the project team.
Work with other Sr. Engineers and Project Engineers to provide a quality experience for our customers and successful integration to meet each customer’s needs.
Review Proposals to ensure technical accuracy for own projects.
Work with Engineering Teams on the coordinated Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, and Controls Design for projects including stamped engineering plans and specifications.
Design of all industrial electrical and building electrical systems.
Coordinate electrical plans for PCIS and SCADA related projects with Controls Engineers.
Electrical schematics and panel design.
Project Documentation and O&M Manuals.
Provide prebid review, site surveys, and review of proposals for own projects.
Advanced use of Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project).
Site design including but not limited to power supply for pumping stations and wells, backup power, site/building lighting, metering, VFD’s, solar, security.
Coordination with structural, mechanical, civil, and controls team members as well as the power company, owner, and agency coordination.
NEC, Arc Flash, IEEE compliance where required.
Provide accurate system diagrams, loop diagrams, block diagrams, and network diagrams.
Work with team of project engineers to assist in career development and training.
Detail-oriented, organized, and professional.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Must have a valid driver’s license and willing to travel.
Leads by example.
Excellent at Team Building.
About Farr West Engineering
For 20 years, Farr West Engineering (Farr West) has been building a reputation as a leader in municipal engineering and utility planning for local governments throughout Nevada and California. We especially enjoy the long-standing relationships we’ve established with many rural Nevada communities for which we perform the vast majority of our work. Utilizing cutting edge technologies and the expertise of our highly experienced team, Farr West provides comprehensive utility engineering services. As a small company, we are able to provide affordable solutions without compromising the quality of service that we are known for among our clients.
The success of Farr West is a result of our commitment to each and every client and project.