Senior Electrical Engineer

Job Locations US-FL-Coral Springs | US-FL-West Palm Beach
ID 2021-1750
Regular Full-Time


Carollo Engineers is a nationally recognized environmental engineering firm that specializes in the planning, design, and construction of water and wastewater facilities. We are seeking a senior level Electrical Engineer to join our team. 


  • Production of contract documents including plans and specifications
  • Performs load and voltage drop calculations
  • Expert in short circuit, protective device and coordination studies
  • Expert in development of One-Line diagrams and Control schematics
  • Interfaces and coordinates the electrical design with electrical utilities, project team and client
  • Mentors and trains staff-level electrical engineers
  • Prepares technical memorandums and reports
  • Enforces company and client standards on projects
  • Prepares construction and design cost estimates
  • Manages the electrical portion of medium to large sized projects for water and wastewater treatment facilities
  • Conducts quality management reviews of electrical design
  • Participates in continuing editing and development of electrical master specifications
  • Develops project specific specifications for unusual or unique instrumentation applications
  • Prioritizes and balances competing project demands and conflicting project requirements
  • Manages other electrical engineers and CADD technicians to effectively complete work with attention to detail
  • Delegates tasks to others and follows ups on completion and quality of work
  • Identifies and consults with others on solutions to unusual, difficult, or complex tasks
  • Effectively participates in client contacts and business development efforts
  • Identifies alternatives, evaluates each, and determines appropriate actions to move forward
  • Makes solid and implementable decisions in a timely manner
  • Reduces complex aspects of electrical engineering to terms understandable to others
  • Attends to details in preparation or review of calculations, drawings, and specifications
  • Monitors scope, schedule, and budget and controls the work to the project plan
  • Understands, implements, and enforces company and client technical standards on projects
  • Travel required when requested
  • Makes site visits to observe during construction and operation


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 10 years experience in the design of industrial power and control systems
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer
  • Registered with the NCEES
  • Experience in the design of low voltage power distribution systems, industrial controls and lighting systems for water and wastewater treatment facilities
  • Expert in the design of low and medium voltage power distribution systems, industrial controls, and lighting systems for water and wastewater treatment facilities
  • Expert in the design of point to point conduit and wire systems for water and wastewater treatment facilities
  • Expert in lighting calculations and design of lighting systems
  • Expert in receptacle designs, calculations, and phase balancing
  • Expert in the design of conduit, cable tray, wireway and duct bank point-to-point routing
  • Proficient in the design of telephone/communications systems
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the NFPA 70E, NFPA 101, and NFPA 820
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of the National Electrical Code
  • Extensive knowledge of symmetrical components, fault current calculations, and machine theory
  • Extensive knowledge of hazardous/classified area design, fire detection, and protection system design
  • Ability to read and understand P&IDs, control strategies, and the development of control schematics based upon these documents
  • Extensive knowledge of SKM or ETAP or ESDA
  • Proficient working with multi-discipline project teams, including a leadership role of electrical or instrumentation project teams
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision on medium to large electrical power systems for water and wastewater treatment facilities
  • Understands projects at the conceptual level, and develops corresponding electrical engineering scope of work, budget and schedule
  • Ability to work independently to effectively complete routine or moderately complex tasks
  • Ability to simultaneously think beyond past approaches and propose practical approaches to electrical design and construction
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in speech, writing, and contract documents
  • Strong oral and written communications skills
  • Proficient in public speaking roles
  • Proficient in MS Word, Access, and Excel
  • Experience with Microstation and Autocad

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering - Power Specialty


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