Senior Electrical Design Engineer

18 Aug 2023

Senior Electrical Design Engineer Omaha, NE System One is seeking an Sr. Electrical Design Engineer with refining and petrochemical engineering design experience to join Electrical Department for an engineering firm in Omaha, NE. This is a great opportunity for an Electrical Engineer who is interested completion of the design of electrical systems with in a variety of heavy industrial facilities, including carbon capture, renewables (fuel, energy and chemicals) conventional power generation, food and beverage and ag processing. This role will lead Jr. Electrical Engineers in project design, design schematics for systems and equipment, perform quality checks and audits on existing electrical systems and equipment, perform reliability services, work with procurement in establishing standards and specifications for acceptable electrical equipment and components, and oversee and quality check new systems and equipment as it is installed. Sr. Electrical Design Engineer Responsibilities:

Responsible for engineering and design tasks of the electrical area of assigned projects.

Works as a fully competent engineer in all conventional aspects of the subject matter or the functional area of the assignment.

Independently performs the assignment with instructions as to the overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts, and policy matters.

Maintains liaisons with individuals and units within or outside organization, with responsibility for acting independently on technical matters pertaining to related field.

Plans, organizes and supervises the work of a staff of engineers, other professionals and technicians. As a Licensed Professional Engineer, seals and signs all documentation produced by own work. May also seal and sign work done by engineers under direct supervision.

Performs studies, preparation of specifications, evaluation of proposals, and development of estimates.

Provides recommendations for purchase of electrical system components.

Direct technical services personnel in the proper execution of drawings for electrical systems to which assigned.

Examines electrical drawings for completeness, detail, and accuracy as peer reviewer. Checks manufactures prints and coordinates between these and client drawings.

Competent with standard server software applications such as e-mail, spreadsheet, word processing, database, etc. Familiar with CADD applications.

Mentors junior engineers to aid in their development both technically and professionally.

Assure the company quality assurance procedures are followed in completion of assigned tasks.

Experience with the following systems and/or design processes are preferred:

Electrical calculations & studies including feeder sizing, electrical equipment sizing, voltage drop, short circuit analysis, load flow, protective device (breakers / relays) coordination studies, arc flash analysis, grounding.

One line diagrams including metering & relaying one line diagrams for low, medium and high-voltage electrical systems.

Three line diagrams.

Schematic diagrams for low, medium and high voltage electrical equipment / systems.

Electrical raceway design including underground ductbanks, cable tray and conduit systems.

Lighting design including interior, exterior and roadway lighting and lighting panel schedules.

Electrical lists & schedules including load list, electrical equipment list, cable schedules.

Electrical general arrangements/equipment layouts.

Backup and emergency power systems.

Understanding of electrical construction methods and materials.

Grounding design and grounding studies.

Hazardous area classification.

Equipment procurement including equipment specifications, bid evaluation, vendor drawing review.

Cost estimating and material takeoffs

Proposal process including development of project scopes, budgets and schedules.

Field engineering/construction support.

Sr. Electrical Design Engineer Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineer with ABET accreditation college or university.

PE in any state (nice to have, but not a hard requirement)

Minimum of 10 years Electrical Engineering related experience in the Power and Industrial Industry

Proficient with SKM Power Tools and ETAP.

Protective Relaying experience

Experience with High and/or Medium Voltage Systems

Proficient in Microsoft Office software, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint or similar programs.

Complex Problem Solving (STEM).

Additional Information:

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Salary will be commensurate with experience. May be required to travel to plant sites.

Schedule and Benefit Details:

Monday – Friday

Weekly Pay

Benefits after 30 days


Long-term contract opportunity


System One, and its subsidiaries including Joulé, ALTA IT Services, CM Access, TPGS, and MOUNTAIN, LTD., are leaders in delivering workforce solutions and integrated services across North America. We help clients get work done more efficiently and economically, without compromising quality. System One not only serves as a valued partner for our clients, but we offer eligible full-time employees health and welfare benefits coverage options including medical, dental, vision, spending accounts, life insurance, voluntary plans, as well as participation in a 401(k) plan.System One is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, family care or medical leave status, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

  • ID: #50241127
  • State: Nebraska Omaha / council bluffs 68101 Omaha / council bluffs USA
  • City: Omaha / council bluffs
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Showed: 2023-08-18
  • Deadline: 2023-10-17
  • Category: Et cetera