• Electrical Designer

    Job Locations US-MA-Andover
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/2/2019 12:57 PM)
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  • Overview

    NV5 (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, program management and environmental markets. NV5 is an ENR Top 500 firm; we offer a full range of professional services in offices throughout the U.S.


    The basic function of the Electrical Designer is to handle design work associated with the development of plans and specifications on a number of concurrent projects.


    • Perform calculations as well as operate various software packages related to various portions of the design package as directed by engineers, senior engineers, or project managers. 
    • Prepare studies, perform field surveys, document existing conditions, and/or recommend design solutions.
    • Obtain field data by conducting field visits to project sites both in and out of state. Make assessments of existing field conditions using knowledge of engineering systems design and operation. Document existing conditions as required. May require occasional overnight travel.
    • May communicate and attend meetings with clients or architects to resolve issues with engineering designs. 
    • Obtain knowledge of building codes and stay current with building code changes. 
    • Perform engineering calculations as well as operate various software packages related to various portions of the design package, guided occasionally by more senior staff members.
    • Specify portions of the engineering system from catalogs or other resources. This typically involves the application of special knowledge to design effective engineering solutions. 
    • Perform CAD functions proficiently in discipline and use AutoCAD software to transfer design concepts to a format (AutoCAD) acceptable to the client, architect, and/or construction company.


    • 5-7 years of experience developing plans and specifications in the electrical discipline.
    • Must have a thorough understanding of the engineering principles in the electrical discipline.
    • Must be proficient in the operation of a computer and AutoCAD.
    • Must be moderately proficient in REVIT.
    • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

    NV5 offers a complete and competitive benefits package.


    NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.


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