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Jacobs Entry Level Electrical Engineer - Graduate in Chicago, Illinois

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

The Electrical Engineer/Technician will play an active role in the development of plans, specifications and estimates for intelligent transportation systems, highway lighting, traffic signal design, and electrical systems supporting transportation assets (movable bridges, pump stations, toll gates, reversible lanes, etc.), construction inspection, field data collection, and report writing. Anticipated start date mid-October 2022 (flexible to allow for a December 2022 Graduate).

Your Impact:

Thriving communities. Smarter cities. A brighter future. What we do is more than designing roads and lighting systems, our team leads Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) designs to improve mobility in the public space. If you want to join a company invested in you and your success, join us as an Electrical Engineer/Technician.

Based in Chicago or Milwaukee, you will have the chance to work on exciting and engaging large-scale infrastructure projects and utilize your electrical design expertise learned at school and working on related projects. Position qualifies for the “Future of Work” work environment where you will spend time working both in the office and time working from home. You’ll work with a group of Engineers, technical experts, and Project Managers in the business. We want you to be empowered to deliver the boldest solutions for everyday living.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering.

  • Course work related to electrical engineering, electrical systems, and low voltage communication systems.

  • Engineer in Training (EIT/FE) preferred

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Strong mathematical and analytical skills

  • Minimum of 1 years related experience required (Co-operative engineering or engineering internship experience would fulfill this requirement)

  • Knowledge of and experience using CADD/Design software preferred

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • Knowledge of National Electrical Code

  • Experience with AGI32 lighting design software

  • Knowledge of traffic signals and signal systems

  • Strong oral and written communications skills

  • Strong time management and attention to detail

Other Essential Functions:

Some work related travel will be required. Candidate must be interested in helping to develop ITS solutions, complete street networks, and project reports. Candidate should be eager to learn, willing to take on new tasks, interact with clients, and grow professionally with Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf) .

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.