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Electrical Engineer - Portland, ME

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Job Details
Job Order Number
489952
Company Name
Arcadis USInc
Physical Address
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Portland, ME 04101
Job Description

Arcadis is currently searching for an Entry-Level Electrical Engineer to join our team in Albany, NY and Portland, Maine

With the backing of one of the industry’s leading technical and professional staffs, you will assist with assessment and design of utility electrical distribution systems in upstate New York and Maine.

Arcadis provides multiple onboarding and development programs created for our young professionals that will expand professional growth and help drive creativeness, innovation, and greater integration within our local, national, and global teams.

Who you are:


  • Exceptional attention to detail with strong organizational skills

  • Self-motivated, and team-oriented, with the ability to work successfully both independently and within a team
  • Flexible attitude towards assignments, with the initiative and ability to take on new projects and other challenges regularly.
  • Ability to balance and address new challenges as they arise.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, MS Project and Outlook).

  • Basic understanding of electrical codes and NFPA standards.
  • Basic knowledge of power distribution


What you will do:

  • Perform electrical design and coordination of various projects, involving municipal and industrial projects with an emphasis on utility distribution systems, as well as the analysis of existing systems.
  • Perform design calculations, develop one-line diagrams, control schematics, plans and specifications.
  • Increase involvement with cost estimating, code review, field investigation, report and memo writing and other similar electrical engineering related tasks.
  • Travel to client sites and other Arcadis office locations as needed
  • Short term travel in the region for project meetings, site visits, etc.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or closely related engineering field.

  • EIT certification, or ability to obtain within 1 year of hire and ability to obtain Professional registration when eligible
  • Valid Driver’s license and clean driving record

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with utility distribution systems
  • Local candidates preferred


Why Choose Arcadis?

Arcadis is the leading global design and consulting firm for natural and built assets, and we invite you to join us in partnering with our clients to deliver truly exceptional and sustainable outcomes. Contribute to the world’s most high-profile and transformative projects, from shopping centers in Shanghai and improved traffic flow in Atlanta to state-of-the-art rail systems in Doha, coastal defenses for Manhattan and cleaner air in Los Angeles. Work alongside the industry’s foremost thought leaders and accomplished professionals, generating effective, real-world results. We are Arcadis: 27,000 people in more than 70 countries, creating value by applying our collective wisdom to every challenge. Our culture is collaborative, we believe in diversity and the power of global teamwork, and we own the responsibility to sustain the Earth and its people in a safe and balanced way. Arcadis. Improving quality of life.

Now more than ever, businesses and governments recognize the need to incorporate environmental concerns into their decision making. As the leader in global environmental services, Arcadis has provided groundbreaking sustainable solutions for some of the world’s most complex projects. We wrote the book on environmental remediation, and our experts continue to pioneer the development and application of cutting-edge approaches in environmental planning, site evaluation, environmental construction and strategic environmental consulting. We are encouraged to innovate, apply emerging technologies and develop better solutions through global learning opportunities and workshops. Our team improves quality of life for our clients and their communities. Join us today!

EEO statement

We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer?minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity


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