• Electrical Engineer

    Job Locations US-CA-San Diego
    Posted Date 1 week ago(2/11/2019 6:46 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 Power Delivery Group at NV5 provides design services to the electrical utility industry. We act as an extension of the utility’s staff to design electrical substations and transmission lines. Project scopes vary from equipment replacement to substation design. Because of the diversity of our clients, each project brings a new set of opportunities to learn and grow as an engineer.


    We are seeking highly-motivated Electrical Engineering Students for Full-Time Positions. At NV5, members of project teams are given design responsibilities on their first day. Your understanding of electrical circuits and power systems will be applied towards tasks such as designing wiring diagrams for protective relay panels, routing below-grade conduit for substation equipment, performing calculations to determine grounding design, running load-flow models for electrical systems, and many more challenging activities.

    If you are intrigued by the challenge of the power industry and ready to take the next step in your career, we want to talk to you. The skills and qualifications listed will help your chances of becoming an engineer at NV5. The main expectations of our new graduate hires are to be highly motivated, eager to learn, and act with integrity.


    • BSEE degree
    • Eligibility to work in the United States
    • Ability to travel out of town for assignments (two days or longer)
    • Working knowledge of NEC, NESC, and ANSI codes and standards applying to electrical systems
    • Knowledge of electrical field testing, start-up, and commissioning procedures
    • Ability to perform short circuit analysis and protective device coordination studies
    • Experience in generation and / or high voltage control and protective relaying
    • Candidates should possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, in addition to being computer literate

    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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