Electrical - Power Engineering, Electrical Engineering
4 Year Degree
Senior Electrical Engineer, Electrical Department Manager
Our Canonsburg (Pittsburgh), PA office has an immediate opening for a Senior Electrical Engineer with additional leadership opportunities.
Successful candidate will be a forward thinking electrical engineer, passionate about the Building Construction Industry, with 7 - 10 years minimum experience in the design of power distribution, lighting and life safety systems for healthcare facilities, commercial buildings, and educational institutions.
Engineering responsibilities include supervision of the construction drawing process from the conceptual design phase through design completion, system calculations, equipment selections and layouts, project specifications, probable cost estimates, quality control and overall project management through the completion of construction. Additional responsibilities include the supervision of project designers and engineers. AutoCad and/or Revit proficiency, or a solid understanding of the electronic drawing process, is a necessity.
Project Management role includes supervision of the construction drawing process and overall project coordination through the completion of construction, team management from the conceptual design phase through design completion. Leadership responsibilities include the development and growth of the department and assisting in developing the careers of several staff members.
Project financial responsibilities include fee proposal writing, monitoring project profitability, invoicing production effort, and monitoring accounts receivable.
Communication and collaboration with electrical leaders in our other offices, and integration with our project planning and production processes, are a necessity. Company resources / principal-level mentors will be made available to assist.
Title and compensation package will be determined by experience level and qualifications. A strong candidate may be considered for higher-level management opportunities. The principals of the company are committed to the successful growth of our electrical engineering team as well as the further development of this key position.
Required qualifications: Solid technical competence, Pennsylvania P.E. registration, and strong communication skills. Project management and business development experience is preferred and will be further developed as part of a complete career plan. Client service and client management skills are a must. Individual must be motivated to advance career, have a desire to train younger engineers and to provide overall leadership to our staff.
About Karpinski Engineering
Karpinski Engineering provides design services for mechanical, electrical, technology, and civil engineering. Additionally, we provide certified lighting design, commissioning and retro-commissioning services, sustainable design and energy services, and LEED certification services. We have a staff of more than 130 in five regional offices - three in Ohio (Cleveland, Columbus, Akron-Canton), one in western Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh) and one in western New York (Jamestown).
We are leaders in sustainability: The first Professional Engineer to become a LEED-Accredited Professional in the State of Ohio was one of Karpinski Engineering’s principals. We have staff members that are Certified Energy Managers. We have produced more than 20 LEED Gold-certified projects. We have also provided geothermal solutions for more than 40 projects.
We are leaders in Building Information Modeling (BIM), producing projects in Revit, and we frequently host roundtable discussions with our architectural partners in order to collaborate more efficiently. We’ve developed the kBIM Template and Library (made available via www.ashrae.com) to help provide large-firm capabilities to smaller firms. We are lea...ders in many integrated design delivery methods – look for our many blogs on similar topics.
Our core values lead not only to quality designs but also to excellent client service and lasting relationships.