Electrical Designer II - Electrical Utility Distribution
Merrick & Company is looking for an Electrical Designer II for our growing San Antonio, TX office. This office specializes in Federal, State and Local Government electrical design projects including medium voltage power, gas distribution, and facility electrical systems. Local candidates strongly preferred.
Work involves a variety of activities including conceptual and detailed design / documentation of medium voltage power distribution including 15kV and 35kV of overhead and underground lines, service transformers, and electrical service to industrial, commercial and residential properties. Work requires knowledge of the NESC, CPS Energy or other utility’s standards, experience with 15kV and 35kV design for overhead and or underground systems, NEC as applicable for over 1000V design, field investigations and construction support. Candidate shall be capable of performing electrical calculations, electrical system design and documentation, and be capable of self-guiding for project assignments under the supervision of PE licensed engineers. Design software experience is a requirement, with knowledge of GIS systems and BIM (preferably REVIT) highly desired. Construction administration will include As-Built drawing review, site inspection, and site investigation report production for overhead and underground systems.
Candidates with electrical design experience of 600V and lower systems are encouraged to apply. Such systems include facility power distribution, lighting, grounding and lightning protection systems, motor control systems and instrumentation, fire alarm system, data communication raceway and cabling system.
The successful candidate shall have excellent communication and technical writing skills and meet expectations for attendance and punctuality.
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as but not limited to: computers, phones, copiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
Apply on line only. No e-mail, hard copy or third party resumes accepted.
Merrick offers a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes; health insurance, dental and vision coverage, 401(k), unique work-life benefits, continuing education and training through the Merrick Learning Institute.
Merrick & Company is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.