Huitt-Zollars' Houston, TX office has a dynamic Electrical Engineer opportunity for a Texas licensed PE. This full-time role will produce and manage electrical design for commercial development projects including high-rise residential building renovations, transportation service centers, and federal and state building electrical design. The successful candidate will have commercial development electrical design project management experience. This is a great opportunity for a talented Electrical Engineer to share and expand their expertise at an award winning design firm that has a diverse international portfolio.
HZ is a leading full-service design firm providing innovative planning, engineering, architectural design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery to our clients in the public and private sector. We provide quality solutions for our clients and employment opportunities to qualified talent.
Produce electrical designs of new construction and renovation projects within code
Researches building codes and standards to determine essential design requirements of the projects
Conduct condition assessments of existing electrical systems
Coordinate with power companies for new electrical service
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Huitt-Zollars staff, utility representatives, contractors, consultants and clients
Prepare scope and budget for electrical assignments
Performs electrical system planning including electric distribution layouts, specifications of wiring systems and analysis of loads
Provides technical assistance to other disciplines and offices within the Huitt-Zollars organization
Calculates lighting illumination levels and designs lighting layouts for both interior and exterior lighting projects
Perform electrical studies including voltage drop/dip, short circuit and over current coordination studie
Prepare electrical construction specifications
Texas P.E. Registration
Experienced designing lighting and lighting control systems, power distribution, fire alarm and standby generator systems
LEED AP a plus
Minimum 10 years of commercial development experience and related project management experience, no oil/ gas industry background
Thorough knowledge of electrical design, building industry codes and standards
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
We offer a competitive benefit and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, life, long/short-term disability and two retirement plans: 401(k) and ESOP.