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Electrical Engineer

KFI Engineers
Fargo, North Dakota
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift
  • Jobs Rated
    72nd

KFI has an Electrical Engineer opportunity!  Join a team of collaborative, dynamic Engineers and Designers.  This group works on a variety of interesting projects, delivering thoughtful and creative solutions to our clients.  We accomplish this through the sharing of ideas, wide knowledge and experience of our team members.  To learn more, please see link to our projects and full job description below:

https://www.kfi-eng.com/projects/

 

The Electrical Engineer plays a key role in the successful execution of projects. Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, Commercial, this individual will provide technical and engineering excellence, as well as successful delivery of work to our customers. The Electrical Engineer is responsible for a high level of customer satisfaction by ensuring expectations are clearly communicated and managed – both externally and internally. The successful candidate will also contribute to a dynamic team environment by being proactive, communicating clearly to all stakeholders, and modeling a highly collaborative working environment.

 

Typical Responsibilities

 

Specific responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:
• Designs one or more of the following: power distribution systems (primary requirement), size motor feeders and starters.
• Prepares engineering documents and equipment specifications to meet contracted scope of work and to ensure application of Electrical Engineering Principles (e.g. Ohms’ law, selective coordination, grounding, harmonics, etc.).
• Possesses a basic understanding of Architectural, Electrical, Civil and Structural Engineering construction practices.
• Has a working knowledge of Codes (e.g. NEC, NFPA, IBC, Life Safety Code, etc.).
• Designs lighting systems (interior, exterior, landscape, specialty).
• Provides technical and engineering support to other departments/disciplines.
• Reviews contractor submittals, conducts construction observation and provides field support during startup and commissioning of electrical systems and equipment.

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

 

The successful candidate will have a pragmatic and applied approach, while at the same time bringing a creative examination of customer needs and solutions.
The successful candidate will have demonstrated a strong proficiency in LEED design in their core discipline. Ideally, the person filling this position will have strong electrical design experience across a variety of commercial buildings (retail, office, schools). This person will have strong interpersonal skills to enable effective interaction with Designers, Engineers and Project Managers. This person will possess strong communication skills, and influencing skills, and has demonstrated the maturity and self-confidence to work with colleagues and customers. The level of seasoning we are looking for likely comes with a minimum of 3 – 5 years of experience following graduation.
The successful candidate will be naturally collaborative, and possess the ability to assimilate a range of ideas, programs or alternatives into a set of recommendations. This person will be self-directed, but thrive in an environment where consultation leads to superior outcomes.
Additional qualifications the successful candidate will possess include:
• Effective meeting management skills.
• Strong attention to detail.
• Adaptable and agile, responsive to quick changes in direction.
• Ability to establish rapport and credibility with customers and other stakeholders.

 
Key Performance Characteristics

Understanding the Business

  • Knows the business and the mission-critical technical and functional skills needed to do
    the job; understands the “KFI way” – our Mission, Vision and processes. Learns new
    methods and technologies easily.

Getting Organized

  • Is well organized, resourceful, and planful; effective and efficient at marshalling multiple
    resources to get things done; lays out tasks in sufficient detail to mark the trail; is able to
    get things done with less and in less time; can work on multiple tasks at once without
    losing track; foresees and plans around obstacles.

Focusing on Action and Outcomes

  • Attacks everything with drive and energy with an eye on the bottom line; not afraid to
    initiate action before all the facts are known; drives to finish everything he/she starts.

Focusing on the Customer

  • Identifies and anticipates customer requirements, expectations, and needs. Creates
    systems and processes that make it easy for customers to do business with the
    company. Ensures that customer issues are resolved.

Communicating Effectively

  • Writes and presents effectively; adjusts to fit the audience and the message; strongly
    gets a message across.

Influencing Others

  • Ensures that proposals or arguments are supported by strong logic and a compelling
    business case, addressing all relevant factors. Identifies the agendas, concerns, and
    motivations of others.

Builds Relationships

  • Treats people with respect; relates well to people regardless of their organization level,
    personality, or background. Encourages others to express their views, even those
    contrary to current thinking.

Education

A Bachelors’ degree in Electrical Engineering and Professional Engineering registration in
Minnesota, or the ability to obtain Minnesota registration via comity are required. P.E.
registration in other states is desirable but not required.

Compensation

Recognizing the importance of this position to KFI, a competitive salary and benefits package will be offered.

Associated Documents

Position-Description-Electrical-Engineer-II.docx


Pleaase click on the following link to apply

 

https://www.kfi-eng.com/careers/electrical-engineer-2/

Applicants can also send their resume and cover letter to the following email address:   recruiting@kfi-eng.com 

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Posted: 2020-01-09 Expires: 2020-02-08

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