Senior Electrical Designer - Minneapolis, MN - RCS Corporation

Senior Electrical Designer – Minneapolis, MN

Engineering - Electrical

Job Type: Direct Hire
Posted: 10/26/2022

Denver, Colorado

RCS Corporation has an immediate need for a Senior Electrical Designer in Minneapolis, MN. This is a Direct Hire position. 

Who We Are

RCS Corporation is a certified Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) specializing in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States.  Since 1994, RCS recruits top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our Recruiting Specialties consist of all Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals. 


Job Summary

Our client is seeking a Senior Electrical Designer in the Minneapolis office. This position involves electrical design work and the use of CADD software to produce neat, legible construction documents that meet company and client quality control standards. Primarily functions as an electrical designer on a variety of industrial and institutional design projects. 

Essential Duties

  • Perform duties as an electrical designer including sizing and layout of electrical equipment for medium and low voltage electrical systems under the direction of a professional engineer. Experience with lighting calculations, grounding, and other design programs a plus.
  • Receive objectives and technical advice from supervisor or engineer/architect.
  • Develop and electrical design drawings under the direction of a professional engineer.
  • Accumulate and assemble information as needed to accurately convey design intent.
  • Familiarize self with engineering, construction, or drafting terms and symbols.
  • Check for inconsistencies between drawings.
  • Has a solid understanding of design and drafting techniques, and familiarity with engineering terminology.
  • Gather information and data for projects from catalogs and other reference material.
  • Perform other work-related duties as assigned.

Required skills, education, and experience

  • 10-15 years of experience.
  • Associate or technical school degree, or combination of education and relevant experience.
  • Proficient in some combination of Revit, Civil 3D, AutoCad, or Bentley MicroStation, OpenPlant, OpenBuildings. Industrial, institutional experience (or some combination) preferred.
  • Knowledgeable with lighting and other electrical analysis programs a plus.
  • Previous electrical design and graphics experience required. Experience in related mechanical, structural and civil systems a plus. 
RCS is an equal opportunity employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. RCS recruits, hires, and promotes for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, genetic information or age. All terms and conditions of employment such as compensation, benefits, work assignment, availability of facilities and privileges of employment are administered on the same basis of equality.
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