• Electrical Engineer

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    US-UT-South Jordan
    Department / Discipline
    Electrical Engineering
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood has an immediate need for an intermediate Electrical Engineer in our Salt Lake City location. This position provides engineering and corresponding designs for electrical, instrumentation and control circuits or systems for industrial facilities.  Also participates in developing drawings and other documents to support the electrical designs of himself/herself and others.

    Key responsibilities:

    • Perform electrical studies and calculations including, but not limited to, load flow, voltage drop, short circuit, arc flash, protection sizing and coordination, motor starting, harmonics and equipment selection using SKM and/or ETAP
    • Complete the electrical engineering and designs on time and within budget while coordinating with the Project Manager
    • Create new or modify existing electrical, instrumentation and control systems drawings when required
    • Check drawings and documents of others
    • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Electrical and Instrument Engineering Manager

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s (BSEE) degree in electrical engineering from an accredited university or equivalent
    • Minimum of five years of electrical engineering experience on heavy industrial projects
    • Experience and working knowledge with the National Electric Code (NEC)
    • Knowledge of or experience with MS Office products e.g as Word and Excel
    • Familiarity with motor controls, lighting (including LED), grounding, instruments, control systems, communications and related entities in high-, medium- and/or low-voltage situations
    • Solid understanding of SKM or ETAP electrical evaluation software.
    • Knowledge or of experience with AutoCAD or AutoCAD electric
    • Experience with other industry accepted electrical evaluation software is desirable.
    • Knowledge of and experience with DCS, PLC and/or HMI programming is desirable
    • Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required

    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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