Jacobs Senior Electrical Engineer in Sacramento, California
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.
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At Jacobs, we’re transforming intangible ideas into innovative solutions designing the future - today. As an Electrical Engineer in Sacramento, CA, you will too.
Our team of multi-disciplinary experts is seeking a driven professional who will utilize their design expertise to dream big ideas on various and complex EI&C projects. We’d rely on your collaboration skills to coordinate interdisciplinary work as well as encourage to bring your fresh ideas to work everyday.
Lead designs for water and wastewater treatment facility expansions, pump station rehabilitation, greenfield projects, and electrical equipment replacement projects. You will work with project managers, support staff including electrical engineers, cost estimators, designers, drafters, and other engineering disciplines to provide quality work on schedule and within budget. This role offers career growth opportunities for managing electrical specific projects as well as participating in projects utilizing various delivery methods to create world class designs meeting our clients needs. At Jacobs, we’re expanding the limits of what’s possible today and creating a brighter future for everyone. Let's see the big impacts we can make, together.
Responsible for design and specification of electrical systems for water and wastewater conveyance and treatment facilities
From planning studies to final design, the senior electrical engineer will lead in preparing contract documents for plans, specifications, and cost estimates for complex projects
Electrical systems include low- and medium-voltage power distribution, lighting, emergency power systems, UPS, and batteries
Expertly apply knowledge of commonly used electrical engineering and design concepts, principles, best practices, codes, and guidelines related to electrical engineering industry
Manages several different assignments simultaneously
Provide quality control and quality assurance of electrical engineering plans, specifications, and estimates in the water market
Perform power system studies for electrical systems including load flow, short circuit, coordination and arc flash and competent in equipment sizing, grounding, and relay coordination preferred.
Perform field visits and conduct site investigations for public and private clients
Provide services during construction including submittal reviews, response to Contractor’s request for information, review and approval of change orders, and preparation of record drawings
Collaborate with multi-discipline teams across multiple office locations
Develop basis of design reports
Prepare proposals and interview with clients
Mentor junior staff
All other duties as assigned
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering a plus
Registered California professional electrical engineer with ability to reciprocate as needed
Minimum of 15 years of experience related to water industry in electrical engineering role
Experience in designing and delivering municipal water and wastewater treatment projects via different delivery methods (design-bid-build, design-build, or other alternatives) a plus
Working knowledge of Word and Excel is required
Knowledge of Bluebeam Revu is preferred
Knowledge of AutoCAD and/or Microstation is preferred
Knowledge of Revit MEP is preferred
Knowledge of AGi32 or Visual Lighting Software is preferred
Knowledge of SKM or ETAP is preferred
Knowledge of Title 24 compliance for electrical distribution and lighting is preferred
Experience working with Permitting review agencies
Experience leading electrical discipline design for large projects and delegating work tasks to team members.
Strong time management skills
Field investigative and startup experience is preferred
Strong understanding of NEC and NFPA 820
Familiarity with IEEE color book series
Strong analytical, conceptual, communication and organizational skills.
Ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel and management.
Ability to work and thrive in a team environment.
Strong problem-solving skills.
Ability to self-motivate and work independently with minimal supervision.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Jacobs health and welfare benefits are designed to invest in you, and in the things you care about. Your health. Your well-being. Your security. Your future. Typical benefits offered include flexible work schedules and opportunities to work remotely, educational reimbursement, retirement benefits, employee stock purchase plan, health benefits, disability benefits, life and accident insurance, voluntary benefits, paid time off and paid holidays, and parental leave.
Typical salary range for this position is $121,900 to $190,450, and is commensurate with experience relative to the position.
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 $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, 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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