Electrical Project Engineer

Posted Date 2 months ago(4/1/2024 2:59 PM)
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Job Description

Our Dewberry New York, NY office is ready to hire you as the next Electrical Project Engineer. We’re looking for someone that can bring design experience in electrical lighting and power systems, fire alarm systems, public address system, clock system, telephone system, intercom system, master antenna cable TV system, intrusion detection alarm system, emergency and standby power systems and access control system for commercial, industrial and institutional facilities, subways, tunnels, bridges, and highways.


Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.


  • Prepare electrical engineering calculations, code analysis, reports, schematic and construction drawings and specifications, project schedules and cost estimates to meet project requirements.
  • Serve as the Electrical Project Engineer of assigned projects and execute designs with minimal oversight.
  • Conduct site visits and field inspections of electrical systems.
  • Perform EE analysis such as short circuit studies, Arc Flash studies, etc.
  • Serve as Project Manager on small electrically oriented projects.
  • Attend client and contractor meetings and prepare meeting minutes.

Required Skills & Required Experience

  • Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering (BSEE) degree from an accredited university.
  • 5-7 years direct experience in related electrical engineering design.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced team environment with multiple deadlines.
  • Ability to coordinate the work of multiple disciplines.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and good working knowledge of Revit, MS Office, etc.
  • Proficiency in SKM Power Tools and Visual Lighting software.
  • Electrical Engineer with a New York PE License is required (or Out of State PE license with qualifications to obtain New York PE License).
  • Experience w Electric Utility Company Interface, Cogeneration systems, Emergency Power and/or Solar & Energy Storage Systems is a plus.
  • Valid Driver’s License is required.

Don’t meet every single requirement? At Dewberry we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace for our employees'. So if you’re excited about this role, but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the position description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may just be the right candidate for this or other opportunities.


*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

 *Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.


Notice to Third Party Recruiters:  Dewberry only compensates job placement recruiters that have a valid Dewberry-approved written agreement in place for recruiting services. Dewberry does not compensate third party recruiters for unsolicited job placement candidate information.

Salary Range

The projected range for this position is $102,500-$130,000 annually. Depending upon other factors, i.e., skills, experience, location, market conditions, the range may vary slightly. These ranges are for NY only.



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