• Senior Electrical Engineer

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    US-TX-San Antonio
    Department / Discipline
    Electrical Engineering
    Additional Work Location
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions’ is seeking a Senior Level Electrical Engineer candidate with design and analysis experience in facility and site infrastructure electrical and control systems designs. Primary focus for project work will be to prepare construction drawings; life cycle analysis; develop specifications, systems modeling and equipment sizing, design analysis documentation, and costing; and assessing existing electrical, controls, and energy equipment for new and/or retrofit buildings designs. The position may also support other infrastructure projects up to medium voltage systems, and interacts with other engineers and architects, which may or may not be within local office. Friendly, flexible and positive work environment. Our ideal candidate is a professional that seeks challenging work and be part of a growing service line in San Antonio, but open to having this peerson be based in any major Texas office location.


    Key Responsibilities:

    • Leads a team to provide technical packages within defined schedule and budget requirements
    • Senior Electrical Engineer is responsible for developing electrical engineering designs for new facility construction and repairs, upgrades, and recommissioning of existing facilities
    • Generating P&ID packages and specifying/programming PLCs for industrial plant design
    • Design requirements include construction plans, specifications, cost estimates, schedules, record drawings, material submittal reviews, construction inspection and development of construction programming documents
    • Performs facility assessment field work
    • Generates workload plans, design analyses, systems models, drawing plans, specifications, cost estimates and estimated construction schedules
    • Supports proposal generation
    • Significant CADD/GIS work with AutoCAD EE
    • Reviews work of and provides guidance to junior engineers
    • Review submissions for adequacy and compliance with contractual documents
    • Performs site verification on construction projects
    • Types of projects may include primary and secondary electrical distribution, transformers, wiring, interior electrical systems, communications, lighting, industrial controls and control systems, instrumentation and energy conservation
    • This is a senior role - the candidate must have the ability and desire to both lead a design team and also work as a team member in designs
    • Typical projects include repair/replacement and new facility system designs for industrial and Department of Defense facilities worldwide, with construction values ranging from hundreds of thousands to millions of dollars

    Skills / Qualifications

    Basic/Required Qualifications:

    • BS or Advanced Degree in Electrical Engineering
    • TX PE (or ability to quickly get TX PE through reciprocity) required.
    • Experience: 10+ years experience in performing construction designs for electrical distribution systems, interior electrical, transformers, communications, lighting, industrial controls and control systems, instrumentation and energy conservation
    • Expertise through past experience in developing construction plans, specifications, cost estimates, schedules, and construction planning documents
    • Skilled in developing construction designs for construction and repair of primary and secondary electrical distribution, transformers, wiring, interior electrical systems, communications, lighting, industrial controls and control systems, instrumentation and energy conservation
    • Must pass drug test, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company’s driving (MVR) policy
    • Ability to get US Passport

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience with REVIT
    • Experience with SKM or similar modeling software

    Desired Optional Qualifications:

    • Experience with WonderWare software
    • Experience with SmartPlant software



    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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