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Jacobs Sr. Electrical Engineer in Nashville, Tennessee

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:

At Jacobs, we’re transforming intangible ideas into innovative solutions designing the future – today. As a Sr. Electrical Engineer in Nashville, Tennessee, you will too.

Responsiblities:

  • Researches, develops, designs, and tests a variety of equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for municipal water and wastewater purposes.

  • Evaluates the desired goal of the system and develops, designs, or selects the required equipment, and power controls to achieve the goal

  • Performs calculations and evaluations in the design of equipment and systems for municipal applications

  • Reviews Arc Flash assessments

  • Prepares specifications and operating instructions for electrical equipment

  • Develops one-line diagrams and control schematics.

  • Develops medium and low voltage power distribution systems and backup power generation systems

  • Selection and layout of equipment, power distribution system load calculations, layout of interior and underground electrical distribution, grounding, and selection of variable frequency drives

  • Design of facility wiring and lighting for process equipment rooms and administrative spaces

  • Design knowledge of instrumentation and control systems

  • Participates in planning, cost development and management, and scheduling for assigned projects

  • Directs activities to ensure that construction, installation, and operational testing conform to functional specifications, recognized codes and standards, and customer requirements

  • Maintains effective communication with project team members

  • May direct and coordinate operation, maintenance, and repair of equipment and systems in field installations, start-ups and commissioning services

  • May use computer-assisted engineering and design software such as AutoCAD or Micro Station and SKM Power Tools for Windows to perform engineering tasks

  • Responsible for performing all aspects of engineering and design

  • Works with senior discipline experts in offices throughout the Southeastern United States under minimal supervision, work is reviewed for adequacy on completion

  • May provide some technical guidance to less experienced design and engineering personnel

Here’s What You’ll Need:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering  

• Professional Engineering (PE) license 

• At least 10 years relevant professional experience in Electrical Engineering

• Working knowledge and familiarity with NFPA 70 (NEC) and requirements

At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.

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.

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