Jacobs Junior BIM Electrical Designer in Portland, Oregon

Junior BIM Electrical Designer


As the Electrical Designer on the Advanced Facilities team, you will have the chance to work on projects including semiconductor manufacturing, data center facilities, and other state of the art manufacturing facilities. Working with other members of our team, you’ll deliver world class designs for industry leading clients around the world.

During your time with us, you will also have the opportunity to work with the Electrical Design team, as well as other members of Advanced Facilities, to turn our client’s needs and our engineers’ ideas in to reality using a mixture of 2D and 3D delivery platforms.

Our Electrical Designers utilize AutoCAD and Revit MEP (3D modeling standard) for modeling and space coordination exercises. Perform computer aided drafting (CAD) and basic design of electrical power distribution, lighting, grounding, fire alarm, and communication systems for client facilities; evaluate and resolve problems by applying appropriate solutions from previous practice and similar experiences, and apply technology and seek assistance as needed; coordinate between engineers and other discipline designers and gain a working knowledge of cutting edge delivery techniques and building electrical system design.

If you’re up for the challenge, we’ve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.


Basic Qualifications:

  • 0-2 years' design experience

  • Experience using AutoCAD and/or Revit programs in school or work

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree (AA) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school

  • 1 year of design experience in Revit MEP

  • Working knowledge of NFPA 70 (NEC) Have familiarity with one-line diagrams, riser diagrams, electrical plan view drawings, and the National Electrical Code (NEC).



Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Oregon-Portland

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: BIA0003VE