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Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Job reference: NA-002184
  • Sector: Buildings, Construction
  • Location: Alexandria
SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies.  SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.
 
SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
 
Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Alexandria office as a Senior Electrical Engineer   
 
Major Function/Role:
 
  • Under direction, applied full competency in conventional engineering work and broad knowledge of precedents in specialty area. On design assignments, understand how to clearly convey the design intent to engineering drawings and specification.
  • On assignments involving engineering investigations and planning work, has a firm grasp of the fundamentals of engineering processes and their application to operation systems. On projects involving engineering services related to construction activities, has developed a thorough understanding of construction methods and the manner in which engineering drawings and specifications are translated into the constructed product. Upholds engineering ethics and standard of conduct.
 
 
Job Duties:
  • Performs work that involves conventional engineering practice but may include a variety of complex features such as conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials or procedures, or difficult coordination requirements.


Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s in Engineering
  • This level may be achieved four years' experience since B.S. OR three years’ experience since M.S.
  • Eight to Ten years of experience
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit design platforms.
 
Special Skills:
 
  • Good technical writing, computer and communication skills. May be eligible to receive project management training.
Professional Certifications:
  • P.E. License is required
Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability. 
Please  view  Atkins  Equal  Opportunity  Statement.

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