Burns & McDonnell Staff Electrical Engineer – Aviation & Federal (Chicago) in Downers Grove, Illinois
Tired of cranking out the same electrical designs at the same desk using the same skills? Investing yourself in a slow-paced career? Jump aboard, and find yourself at a place where your technical, communication, and leadership skills converge to create an incredible career opportunity! Burns & McDonnell is looking for an electrical engineer that has a desire to apply their technical design experience, while actively engaging their entrepreneurial spirit. Looking for more direct client and end-user interaction? We’ve got it. Whether you enjoy working with clients that are commercial, military, or municipal, you will have the opportunity to use those leadership and people-skills that set you apart from your peers. You will be involved in a variety of unique design projects, from aircraft hangars, airline support facilities, and terminals, to central utility plants and international training facilities. Be a part of an energy-filled work place that pays for performance, where you can invest in a career that you can grow into technical leadership, project management, or business development opportunities.
Position available for an electrical engineer with experience in a variety of facility electrical systems and subsystems including power distribution systems, lighting, voice/data, fiber optics, generators, UPS, security systems, CCTV, fire alarm, medium voltage systems, and whatever else you want to bring to the table.
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program.
Or Bachelor of Science in Electrical or related Engineering Technology from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.
Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering may be substituted for 1 year experience.
3 years of electrical engineering experience, consulting preferred.
Successful completion (i.e. passing) FE or EIT preferred.
Strong knowledge in standard engineering techniques and procedures.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills.
Proficient in standard engineering techniques and procedures.
Strong computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite)
Strong computer skills include AutoCAD, MicroStation, 2D and 3D rendering programs and other analysis programs.
Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem-solving skills.
Job Electrical Engineering
Primary Location US-IL-Chicago
Other Locations US-IL-Downers Grove
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
Req ID: 231341 Job Hire Type Experienced