Electrical Designer in Philadelphia, PA at Pennoni

Date Posted: 11/23/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Pennoni is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm founded more than five decades ago. We approach engineering challenges from a wider spectrum of angles than most, from land development to energy management. Our goal is to help communities and private sector clients alike navigate the ever-changing technological advancements available and learn how best to integrate “smart” solutions into the current landscape to make them a part of resilient and sustainable planning. Our combination of talent and experience generates unprecedented solutions for diverse and iconic projects around the globe.

 

Job Responsibilities

Pennoni is currently looking for an electrical designer to support our MEP group with experience consistent to but not limited to:

  • Preparing electrical plans, including power and light circuiting using Revit and AutoCAD.
  • Sizing equipment including scaling and placing equipment with proper clearance requirements on drawings.
  • Developing lighting plans, including selection of lights, and placement to meet photometry requirements.
  • Running COMcheck energy models.
  • Calculating loads and short circuit values.
  • Supporting client site visits and surveys.
  • Documenting survey data and writing reports.
  • Preparing Fire Alarm design drawings.

 

  • Education including 12 total credit hours in any of the following courses or similar:

    • Blueprint reading
    • NEC Code
    • Residential wiring
    • Commercial power systems
    • Electrical modeling
    • Electrical grounding
    • Relay protection
    • Control systems

 

Job Requirements

Required Attributes:
  • 5 years working with AutoCAD and REVIT
  • 2 years selecting electrical equipment and/or preparing electrical material specifications
  • 2 years MEP electrical and/or fire alarm design
  • 1 year modeling photometrics in Visual or other lighting software
  • 1 year running short circuit models in EasyPower, ETAP, or SKM
  • 1 year site construction experience

 

Education including 12 total credit hours in any of the following courses or similar:

  • Blueprint reading
  • NEC Code
  • Residential wiring
  • Commercial power systems
  • Electrical modeling
  • Electrical grounding
  • Relay protection
  • Control systems
  • Fire Alarm Systems

 

Preferred Attributes:

  • High School Diploma, Associates Degree preferred
  • Excellent personal and intercommunication skills
  • Organized individual with great multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to organize and present design information effectively
 

Why Work With Us?

At our core, we recognize that the unique qualities of our Pennoni individuals are essential for innovation and growth as a whole. Pennoni, an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, offers many opportunities to help you build your career. We continually strive to build a great workplace where our employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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