Senior Electrical Designer

Greenville, SC

Posted: 10/13/2022 Employment Type: Internal Temp/Contract Industry: Engineering Job Number: real_street-2356 Pay Rate: 51.00 USD HOUR

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives for the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects. As a leading firm in the country which specializes entirely in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the top companies throughout the continental U.S.

We currently have a great assignment for a Senior Electrical Designer. This individual will support our client, an engineering, procurement and construction services firm with projects around the world. The position provides a benefits package which includes an extensive insurance plan and a 401(k) retirement plan with a generous company match.

Job Responsibilities

The Senior Electrical Designer will serve as Design Area Lead, providing essential administrative, technical and electrical design support on nuclear projects in South Carolina.

Responsibilities of the Senior Electrical Designer include:

  • Reading, interpreting and generating design drawings with minimal input from engineers
  • Developing estimates, schedules, staffing requirements, progress reports and key quantities tracking reports
  • Preparing 3D layouts and schematics, creating 3D models of advanced complexity and conducting reviews of models using 3D review platform
  • Preparing 2D Computer Aided Design (CAD) drawings of advanced complexity
  • Checking work done by other Designers
  • Walking down field systems, with minimal guidance, to interpret field directions, generate minor design details, create new drawings and modify existing drawings
  • Analyzing and making independent recommendations regarding solutions to problems with varying complexity in accordance with organizational and project objectives and guidelines
  • Providing direction to junior drafters

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Senior Electrical Designer include:

  • Associate’s degree in engineering or another relevant field of study
  • Ten (10) years of relevant electrical engineering design / drafting experience on Federal projects, such as:
    • Department of Energy (DOE)
    • Department of Defense (DoD)
    • Nuclear Operations, preferred
  • Computer and software skills to include: 
    • Experience using word processing, e-mail, spreadsheet and electronic presentation programs
    • Proficiency with Computer Aided Design (CAD) software, with demonstrated experience producing drawings with minimum supervision
    • 3D modeling experience, preferably using Integraph S3D and SEL
  • Ability to walk down field systems
  • Must be a US Citizen


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Voluntary Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & long term disability insurance

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RealStreet is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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