Burns & McDonnell Assistant Electrical Designer in Morristown, New Jersey
Burns & McDonnell’s office in Morristown, NJ, has a need for an Assistant Electrical Designer to serve as an integral part of a talented team to prepare 3D drawings for a variety of commercial aviation, federal government, military and industrial projects. Burns & McDonnell is a 100% employee-owned firm ranked on FORTUNE’s List of 100 Best Companies to Work For and voted as a Best Place to Work in numerous cities across the United States.
The Assistant Electrical Designer will be responsible for performing a variety of electrical design and drafting tasks using prescribed methods and standard techniques as part of the Electrical Team. Projects are typically large military and commercial aviation facilities that demand a strong design team.
Electrical design will include power, lighting, fire alarm and communications systems.
Produce complete plans from verbal or written instructions from a senior engineer or registered professional.
Design tasks include applying basic electrical design formulas and codes as required for the particular task and project.
Proficient knowledge of Autodesk Revit (BIM) and AutoCAD.
Perform checking of designs/sketches and redlines to ensure quality of design product.
Assist with day to day CAD/REVIT management activities for the Electrical Team.
May perform field inspections
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in drafting technology or related field with a minimum of 2 years applicable experience or a relevant Associates degree with a minimum of 4 years applicable experience is required.
Proficiency with Revit is required.
Experience with power distribution and lighting design is required. Fire/security/communications system design is a plus.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and attention to detail.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Basic knowledge of the National Electrical Code (NEC).
Previous internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.
Field experience in the facility construction field is also desirable.
Familiarity with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel.
Ability to learn and effectively utilize new design software programs.
Job Computer Aided Drafting & Design
Primary Location US-NJ-Morristown
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day. When we take on some of the world’s toughest challenges, we’re putting the industry’s best thinking to work, striving to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. Our staff of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and business professionals is constantly growing.
We have offices and projects across the U.S. and around the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture, powered by 100% employee ownership, plays a major role in getting us there. Each employee brings a high level of commitment to every project. Clients have shown their appreciation of this dedication, rewarding us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. That’s pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898.
At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with hundreds of service specialties, your career and development options are endless.
Are you ready to create amazing?
Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 190413