Electrical Engineer
Phoenix, AZ 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description
Electrical Engineer
Job Locations US-AZ-Phoenix
ID 2021-1539
Category Engineering/Technical Services
Type Full-Time

Jensen Hughes is seeking an electrical engineer to join our team in the West Region, primarily supporting Fire & Building Safety design and other professional consulting projects. The selected candidate must have access to a metro area airport. Preferred locations for this position are Phoenix, Las Vegas, Denver or California. The successful candidate will work on various electrical design projects that range from safety and reliability operations to cutting edge research and development in all areas related to facility safety.

Since 1939, we have been at the leading edge of safety, security and risk-based engineering and consulting, serving the most complex global projects. In addition, we pride ourselves on driving code and standard development and adoption throughout the world and across industries. We planted our roots with a commitment to earning your trust and protecting lives, property and reputation. Today, we continue to work at the forefront of the professional services industry in safety, security and risk-based science, engineering and consulting. Our Company Purpose + Principles honor our past while looking to the future. The range of services we provide are how we achieve our Purpose: to make our world safe, secure and resilient. This Purpose and commitments within each of four Principles (People, Industry, Clients, Performance) reflect our company culture and how we serve our clients within the world we work and live today.


This position involves analyzing power distribution systems, recommending design changes, and creating analysis and design packages for commercial, industrial, governmental, and nuclear facilities. Typical analyses performed include arc flash, short circuit, protective device coordination, power flow and stability, and electrical component sizing evaluations.

Depending upon the level of experience, the successful candidate will grow into having project management responsibilities for larger projects. These include client interface, schedule preparation, cost estimating, proposal writing, and monitoring project performance.


BS in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university required

5 or more years related experience in Electrical Engineering

Experience in power flow distribution software (e.g., EasyPower, SKM, or ETAP) is required.

Experience in the commercial design process (Schematic Design, Design Development, Construction Documents) is preferred but not required.

Experience in AutoCAD or REVIT is preferred but not required.

Engineer In Training certificate (EIT) or passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.

Good communications and writing skills are required.

The individual must be physically capable of performing walkdowns in facilities, plants, and substations.

Periodic travel is required to validate field conditions and configurations and typically lasts a few days to two weeks at a time. Total travel time is typically around 15% per year.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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