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Power Services

Electrical Engineer  Houston, TX  Posted: 9/22/2020
Job Description

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Power Services



BHI Energy is searching for qualified candidates for an Electrical Engineer for one of our key clients. The Electrical Engineer is directly responsible for electrical engineering design review and support for the Development Team. This position is for a corporate office in San Diego, California. Relocation may be required.
·         40% - Serves as the subject matter expert for the electrical engineering standards and specifications across a project portfolio, as assigned by the Director of Engineering & Program Management. Several field areas of expertise are acceptable: power system studies, collector system design, BESS design, equipment (inverters, transformers, etc.)
·         15%- Supports project development, prepares interconnection applications, performs preliminary plant design, drafts single-line diagrams, and similar engineering duties as required. 
·         5% - Supports proposal and estimating activities.
·         5% - Responsible for representing engineering in all designated subject matter related matters across all projects, including attending the project meetings in person or by phone (as required).
·         5% - Writes, edits and reviews the technical specifications and scope of work documents produced by the engineering department in the support of proposal, due diligence, estimating and contracting activities.
·         5% - Reviews and responds to RFI/submittals.
·         5% - Communicates, reports and tracks key project deliverables assigned by the Project Engineering Manager.
·         5% - Proposes continuous improvement and innovative solutions for the company.
·         5% - Actively participates in external technical seminars, as approved by supervisor.
·         5% - Performs other duties as assigned by the Director of Engineering or his/her designee.
·         5% - Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
·         Bachelor’s Degree in electrical engineering
·         Various expertise level will be considered for this position. 2+ year of relevant expertise is minimum
·         Previous experience or on renewable energy projects is a plus.
·         A recognized expert with extensive and comprehensive knowledge in area of expertise.
·         Extensive and diversified knowledge of relevant codes, standards and engineering principles and practices required to produce safe, efficient, reliable, easy to operate and maintain, and cost effective designs,
·         Experienced with various Microsoft software programs including but not limited to Word, Excel, Visio, Project, Outlook, and PowerPoint. Knowledgeable of other programs such as AutoCAD, and Adobe Acrobat a plus.
·         Highly motivated, self-starter, ability to work well with others and be a good team player
·         Good organizational and communication skills.
Working Conditions:
·         80% of the time is spent in the office environment, utilizing computers (frequent use of Geographic/Topographic software, Engineering software, MS Office Suite, SAP), phones, and general office equipment.  
·         20% of the time is spent in the field nationally and internationally, visiting potential and existing projects, recognizing and assessing the sites, and meeting with project team members.

About BHI Energy
BHI Energy is a broad umbrella organization with a complete service offering that covers all facets of Power Generation through the entire Electrical Delivery system. For over 40 years, our diverse services have been focused on multiple end markets, united by our level of service and quality, our unique partnership approach to our customer relationships, and our internal culture of how we interact with and support each other. To learn more about us, go to

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