Electrical Designer - Houston, TX; West Monroe, LA; Lexington, KY - RCS Corporation

Electrical Designer – Houston, TX; West Monroe, LA; Lexington, KY

Electrical Designer

Job Type: Contract To Hire
Posted: 10/28/2022

RCS Corporation has an immediate need for a Electrical Designer in Houston, TX; West Monroe, LA or Lexington, KY.  This is a full-time, contract position with potential to convert permanent in the Oil and Gas Industry. RCS offers a competitive package including benefits, vacation and holidays. 

RCS Corporation is a certified Woman Business Enterprise specializing in the recruitment of professionals throughout the United States. With two corporate offices, over 20 years of experience, and a presence in 30+ states, we are well-positioned to service employers, employees, and candidates across every discipline. Our emphasis is on excellent work ethic, accountability, transparency, effective communication and safety.

Job Summary:

Our Client is currently seeking an Electrical designer for natural gas pipeline and facilities projects supporting the senior designers and engineers.


  • Review and understand codes and specifications related to design requirements
  • Work collaboratively with others (Project Managers, Engineers and Designers) in a team environment to resolve design/drawing issues as appropriate and to accomplish objectives
  • Verify accuracy and completeness of all deliverable products and services in assigned areas of responsibility
  • Mentor less experienced designers
  • Willing to learn new skills to improve design capabilities 

Minimum Qualifications 

  • Associates degree Drafting and Design or related, some college is a plus
  • Design experience in creating electrical drawings including cable tray, underground conduit, power panel feeder design. Ability to create single line diagrams
  • Ability to perform simple electrical calculations including voltage drop, conduit fill, conductor de-ratings, load summaries
  • Design experience or willingness to learn how to read P&IDs a plus
  • Design experience or willingness to learn controls or instrumentation design a plus
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • An advanced understanding of the latest version of AutoCAD and/or CADWorx. Design experience or willingness to learn Navisworks a plus
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong written, verbal and organizational skills
  • Requires a high degree of initiative and self-motivation
  • Ability to work flexible hours, occasionally in excess of an 8 am to 5 pm schedule
  • Ability to plan, layout and complete drawings without supervision, and the ability to work well under stress and time pressures


This description portrays in general terms the type and levels of work performed and is not intended to be all-inclusive or represent specific duties of any one incumbent.  The knowledge, skills, and abilities may be acquired through a combination of formal schooling, self-education, prior experience, or on-the-job training.

Opportunities with RCS change daily. For a complete listing of our current openings, please visit our website at www.rcs.jobs.

RCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. RCS provides equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, veteran or marital status.

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