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Senior Electrical Engineer

Department: Electrial Facilities
Location: Chicago , IL

Company Overview:

Milhouse Engineering & Construction is a Chicago-based firm with 16 years of experience in the Aviation, Facilities, Gas, Power, Transportation, and Water/Wastewater sectors. Milhouse has experienced phenomenal growth evolving into a professional, full-service engineering and architectural consulting firm to provide Civil, Construction, Electrical, Energy, Mechanical, Environmental, Heavy Industry, and Structural engineering services along with Architectural services. With more than 200 professionals and offices in multiple locations across the country, Milhouse commits to delivering quality services on budget on schedule with integrity to clients in the federal, private and public sectors. Milhouse provides the highest level of total customer satisfaction by listening to, and responding to every client, and utilizing best business and technology practices. By developing and utilizing some of the industry’s “Best in Class” talent, Milhouse has received numerous awards and recognitions, including being named one of the 2017 winners of the “Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” award for the 13th year in a row.

General Description:

Performs complex design and project management on a large variety of projects acting as lead or support for prime and sub consultant work with minimal oversight by client or Milhouse Engineering management. Typical design work includes low and medium voltage power distribution systems, motor control circuits, raceway systems, fire alarm systems, underground utility plans and profiles, interior and outdoor lighting systems, cathodic protection systems, panelboard and apparatus schedules and interfacing with utility companies. Participates in the creation of standards, the management of subordinate staff design reviews and stamping of plans.

Duties Include but are not limited to:

  • Design to client and regulatory requirements.
  • Manage mid to large size projects and programs.
  • Keep Milhouse Engineering management advised of all quality, schedule and budget variances in a timely manner.
  • Manage subordinate or other discipline resources to quality, schedule and budget requirements.
  • Shop drawing review and disposition.
  • Preparing project documents and reports.
  • Maintaining project files.
  • Creating and enforcing project quality plan.
  • Data and document entry into various platforms.
  • Reporting safety, health and quality issues to management.
  • Prepare contract amendments, change order documentation, and claims documentation.
  • Assist management as directed.
  • CAD and CADD.

Minimal Education and Experience

  • Four year technical degree from an ABET accredited institution.
  • Professional registration.
  • Eight years of relevant experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Windows, Word, and Excel as well as ACAD or MicroStation.
  • Familiarity with softwares such as SKM, EDR, Vision, AGI32, or e-Lum
  • Knowledge of applicable codes and standards.
  • Knowledge of CPM schedule analysis.
  • Familiar with discipline specific design software and design management systems.
  • Ability to type 37 wpm at 92% accuracy.

Additional Desirable Education and Experience

  • Memberships and active participation in discipline specific professional organizations such as IEEE.
  • Experience with short circuit and coordination studies.
  • Familiarity with NFPA -70E.

Required After Employment Pre-Requisites Prior to Field Assignment

  • OSHA 10 Hour Certification.
  • First aid Training

Additional Recommended Training

  • Certifications in LEED, Value Engineering, Energy Management or similar certifications.

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Milhouse Engineering and Construction is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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