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Senior Electrical Engineer

Kirkland, WA 98034

Job Function: Engineering - Electrical Job Number: 402749

Job Description

Johnson Service Group (JSG) is currently looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer with one of the world’s most respected design, engineering, and project management consultancies. This is a Temp to Perm opportunity located in Kirkland, WA. The work schedule could be Hybrid or Remote.

 Hourly rate $65.00 to $75.00

  • Providing electrical engineering design on power and industrial projects.
  • Providing support on project scope and estimating.
  • Providing input to project cost and schedule.
  • Controlling and monitoring design budget.
  • Performing electrical system studies and calculations such as load flow and short circuit analysis, relay coordination and programming, arc flash analysis, grounding, and lightning protection system calculations.
  • Preparing engineering reports, tender and construction drawings, and documents.
  • Preparing equipment specification and selection and performing technical bid evaluation and making recommendations.
  • Preparing power distribution layouts, grounding and lightning protection system design and layouts.
  • Developing wiring diagrams, single line and three-line diagrams and schematic diagrams.
  • Sizing and specifying electrical equipment.
  • Developing high voltage substation physical and protection and control system design.
  • Assisting with field construction, commissioning, and vendor factory acceptance tests.
  • Ability to effectively interact with other disciplines on multi-disciplinary projects.
  • Strong knowledge of NEC, ANSI and IEEE standards and recommended practices.
  • Electrical Engineer Degree from a recognized university.
  • 10-20 years of experience for senior positions.
  • 5-9yrs of experience for mid-level positions.
  • 2-5yrs of experience for Junior positions. 
  • Have solid engineering design background in power, industrial and high voltage substations (AIS and GIS).
  • Strong knowledge in applicable codes and standards (NEC, ANSI/ IEEE).
  • Have leadership skills to lead projects and engineering design team.
  • Excellent communication skills with a focus on client management.
  • Valid P.E. in the US or have NCEES record.
  • Experienced in equipment sizing, specification, and selection (transformers, generators, motors, HV substation equipment AIS and GIS physical layout, elevation, conductor and bus bar sizing/selection, and material selection).
  • Experienced in developing one-line diagrams, 3-line diagrams, schematic diagrams.
  • Experienced in power system studies (load flow, short circuity, arc flash, relay coordination, grounding/lightning protection system,).
  • Familiar with power system analysis software such as ETAP, SKM, Easy Power, CDEGS.
Johnson Service Group, Inc. (JSG) is a North American leader in the staffing and consulting services industry, with over 35 years of experience investing in people and companies.

Johnson Service Group (JSG) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. JSG provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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