Electrical Engineer - Infrastructure - Full-time -

at Cianbro in Augusta, Maine, United States

Job Description

Provides electrical project engineering and technical support of electrical construction phases including project controls, circuitry blueprint interpretation and compliance, contract compliance, scheduling, document control, and engineering means and methods.


Job Responsibilities:

Assist in proper project planning, value-added engineering means and methods, developing work packages and preparing production indicators/benchmarks, and developing schedules.

Interpret electrical design/drawings/circuitry for installing electrical equipment, instrumentation, wiring, controls systems including electrical system operations, troubleshooting, and performance testing.

Provide electrical construction technical support including voltage/amps specification and circuitry diagram analysis and grounding.

Ensure proper permits are in place (identify any state or local laws relating to safety or environmental compliance); Educate team to ensure understanding and compliance with permit requirements.

Research and resolve drawing interpretation problems, conflicts, interferences, and errors. Verify that all completed work complies with applicable codes, drawings and specifications. Provide electrical engineering technical input to daily job log.

Interpret production goals from work packages for craft supervisors, ensuring full understanding to enable daily communication of productivity goals to crews executing the work. Verify quantity tracking data and measure productivity.

Track progress of the major Vendors and Subcontractors to ensure that materials are manufactured and delivered in a timely fashion as not to impact the project schedule.

Generate and maintain the project submittal log, Requests for Information log, Correspondence with client/owner, contract compliance listings, buyout logs, procurement reports, .

Identify, document, and estimate costs of extra work activities, which were not anticipated in original scope and provide proper notification and financial reporting of change orders. Establish and maintain a project change order log that ties to the UAR.

Coordinate the transmittal and subsequent approval of all submittals to the Owner/Engineer.

Assist estimating of installation of various electrical systems, equipment selection, and proposal evaluation, requisitioning, and coordinating equipment delivery.

Interacts with client, regulatory, state and federal agencies, general public, business and professional organizations, and external consultants and subcontractors.

Supports change order and purchase order preparation and reviews, including: planning, scheduling, and specification/contract conformance reviews.

May perform project financial reporting and trending functions and the invoice/billing process.



BS Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience for the role.

Minimum of 5 years of heavy electrical construction engineering experience to include estimating, cost management, contract and subcontract administration and project scheduling.

Understanding/experience with regulatory processes and permitting is a plus.

Possess excellent computer skills in Excel, Word and familiarity with Mapping, GPS and/or CAD type software.

Detail oriented with the ability to work collaboratively with external contractors and consultants.

Ability to assume responsibility, interface and communicate with owner representation and project stakeholders is essential.

Must be willing to travel


Cianbro is an employee-owned, tobacco-free, equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate based on marital status, race, color, creed, gender, sex, religion, national origin, gender identity, age, veteran status, union affiliation, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, sexual orientation, or genetic information.


Cianbro is an employee owned, tobacco-free, equal opportunity employer of women, minorities, veterans, individuals with disabilities and other protected categories.

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Job Posting: 609156

Posted On: Sep 21, 2021

Updated On: Sep 21, 2021