Sr. Electrical Engineer in Beaverton, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 2/8/2021

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Electrical Engineer

This company located in Beaverton, Oregon which is an engineering consultant firm where they design building infrastructure, process systems, etc. Basically, they design installing components is seeking an Electrical Engineer for a full-time, direct role.


Electrical Engineer for production of construction documents and engineering studies for advanced technology and industrial clients, in a fast-paced environment.


  • Engineering studies of power and low voltage systems to survey existing conditions, evaluate capacities, and make recommendations for corrections and upgrades.
  • Design of electrical systems ranging from simple to complex. Types of design include power, lighting, distribution systems, heat trace, and equipment installation designs.
  • Short circuit analysis, arc flash analysis, overcurrent protective device coordination and review of power quality and reliability.
  • Low voltage system designs, including instrumentation and controls, telecommunications, life safety and security systems.
  • Coordination with engineering team members, both in electrical and other disciplines.
  • Direct interface with customers for design review meetings and for engineering consultations.
  • Technical writing for specifications, sequence of operations, testing documents and reports.


  • 5+ years experience as an independent designer/engineer
  • Thorough understanding of basic NEC requirements, including electrical clearances, circuit sizing, de-rating, motor circuit design, transformer feeder design and separation of class 1/2/3 wiring.
  • Good communicator and team player.
  • Ability to both lead and follow.
  • Highly organized.
  • A general sense of responsibility and follow through.
  • Dedication and commitment; results orientation.
  • Interest in professional growth.
  • Ability to learn quickly and grasp new concepts, especially as they relate to engineering and construction.
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel and Outlook. EasyPower and SKM experience is a plus.
  • BSEE or equivalent degree from an accredited university preferred

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer