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Senior Electrical Designer

Company Overview:
Founded in 1986, Progressive Design has grown to become one of the largest privately held multi-discipline engineering firms in central Virginia. Possessing vast experience and technical expertise, we deliver unparalleled value to our customers.

Progressive Design is a multi-discipline engineering consulting office supporting manufacturing facilities and clients in the Eastern US with areas of specialization including: project feasibility studies, process improvement analysis, new process design, process upgrades, air pollution abatement technology and integration, environmental compliance, product design, industrial capital projects, and detailed project/construction estimates. The company serves Fortune 500 companies in industries such as food processing, films, fibers, plastics, paper, chemicals, tobacco, pharmaceuticals, power, metals, wastewater treatment, and discrete manufacturing.

Our Electrical Department is currently seeking a Senior Electrical Designer. This position is located in Richmond, Va.

General Responsibilities:
Senior Electrical Designers are responsible for performing electrical design duties on assigned projects including power distribution, machine control design, and instrument and control design.

Practical Application of Responsibilities:
• Assist project manager in developing estimates, schedules, material lists, specifications, design concepts, design drawings and other project documentation per customer and corporate guidelines
• Perform fieldwork and technical research
• Maintain project files and documentation
• Certify accuracy and completeness of all deliverable products and services in
assigned areas of responsibility
• Allocate tasks to project team members
• Maintain budget and schedule

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:
• Ten or more years of direct related experience or technology-oriented associate degree with equivalent experience
• Strong ability to read power and motor control circuits
• Strong working knowledge of power or instrumentation design (Conduit sizing, simple loop diagrams, etc.)
• Strong working knowledge of fieldwork for locating instrumentation and/or related equipment
• Strong working knowledge of grounding instrumentation and electrical equipment
• Strong working knowledge of hazardous area designs
• Strong working knowledge of the NEC and other national and state codes.
• Proven skills in Windows, Microsoft Office, Intergraph MicroStation, Microsoft Project, and AutoCAD (current releases)
• Experience in project estimating
• Strong communication and organizational skills
• Strong ethics and corporate loyalty
• Must be results oriented
• Must be a team player
• Must possess uncompromised commitment to quality

We offer a fast paced, exciting work environment with a competitive compensation package including: Health Care Benefits, Vacation, 401K and tuition reimbursement.

For immediate consideration please forward a resume to: .

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