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Senior Electrical Engineer/Project Engineer

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 Engineer/Project Engineer. This position is located in Richmond, Va.

Primary Job Responsibilities:
• Responsible for performing electrical engineering duties on assigned projects including power distribution, machine control design, instrument and control design, and programming (PLC, PC, MMI, etc.)
• Develop bids, proposals, scopes of work, scope changes, correspondence, estimates, schedules, material lists, specifications, theories of operation, programming documentation, design concepts, design drawings and other project documentation per customer and corporate guidelines
• Perform field work and technical research
• Perform technical studies and calculations
• Perform programming and system commissioning
• Provide guidance and assistance to subordinate staff on task assignments, as well as technical and procedural requirements

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:
• 10+ years of experience required
• PE registration highly desirable, but not required
• Design of electrical and control schematics
• Specify equipment/instrumentation based on a clients’ description of his idea or written scope
• Specify medium voltage equipment, such as, MCCs, power transformers, distribution panels, etc.
• Working knowledge of NEC, BOCA and other codes related to design
• Familiar with instrumentation and its applications
• Experience in electrical and instrumentation design in hazardous location/NEC Article 500
• Experience in project estimating
• Proven project management skills

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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