Sr. Electrical Designer in Cary, NC at Volt

Date Posted: 11/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Cary, NC
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $24.0 - $30.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt has been a leader in the Staffing Industry for 60 years and currently has more than 100 branches nationwide to serve both our clients' and candidates' needs. We connect office professionals with leading employers in the area. Whether you are looking for a contract/temporary position or a direct hire, we are here to serve you. Find out more about us by visiting

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Summary- Sr. Electrical Designer 

Providing CAD and technical electrical design assistance as needed to the project teams.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The Designer II will work with minimal direct supervision from Lead Coordinator or Project Engineer to analyze sketches, notes and other input material to determine and plan the best approach to develop and complete new designs.  Responsibilities include:

I.     Electrical Designer II

        •     Working knowledge of the National Electrical Code (NEC)

  • Working knowledge of industrial power distribution, grounding, lightning protection, lighting and receptacle layouts
  • Attend each monthly engineering staff meeting.

        •     The Electrical Designer II will be a team player, will maintain a cordial and cooperative attitude in the department and in the company and perform all other related work, as assigned or as required.

Education and Experience

Heavy Industrial design experience required.  Related educational training is a plus.

Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Strong organizational and computer skills including google Chrome, Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Strong computer aided drafting (CAD) skills
  • Able to read vendor electrical drawings accurately and thoroughly.
  • Able to recognize design interference and potential layout problems.
  • Able to fully check their own drawings.
  • Must have the ability to effectively interact with various levels of management within the organization.
  • Must have the ability to effectively interact with clients and vendors.
  • Will work overtime when needed.