at Kleinschmidt Associates in Pittsfield, Maine, United States
01-Jun-2023 to 01-Jul-2023 (EST)
Pittsfield, ME, USA
Kleinschmidt has a full-time opening for an Entry Level Electrical Engineer to provide engineering design and support for hydroelectric and fish passage projects in Pittsfield, ME. Our flexibility and core value of relationships allow us to offer employees the opportunity to work in a hybrid environment including working from the office and remotely.
Who You Are
Knowledgeable: An Electrical Engineer with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering, who is looking to obtain, or already possesses, EIT designation and ability to meet requirements for PE as soon as possible. Possess 0-3 years of experience in electrical engineering, with design experience with hydroelectric facilities preferred. Experience and/or personal interest in Power System, SCADA Controls and Automation design is an additional plus.
Technically Focused: Typical duties include electrical design tasks and analysis under the direction of mid- and senior level staff. This position involves work on industrial and utility electrical projects, especially concerning medium and low-voltage generation systems, switchgear, power transformers, power distribution cables and equipment, protective relaying, automation, and controls. The successful candidate will be part of a team of technical professionals working on various hydro and other renewable energy projects in the U.S. Project teams will be comprised of multidisciplinary staff members and will be mentored by senior staff in the fields of hydroelectric and fish passage facilities design while incorporating the skills of structural, civil, hydraulic, mechanical, and electrical engineering.
Relationship-focused: Demonstrates the ability to work effectively with a multidisciplinary team while applying engineering skills from analysis and design throughout the life cycle of the project. The candidate will have excellent oral and written communication skills, and working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. An interest in conducting presentations and preparing written reports is a plus.
Must possess permanent authorization to work in the United States and able to acquire authorization to work in Canada
Must be willing to travel and possess a valid driver's license
Who We Are
Kleinschmidt is one of the few employee-owned consulting firms in North America specializing in hydropower and we have been doing it for more than 50 years. We focus on developing engineering, regulatory, and environmental solutions that benefit our clients by lowering cost, shortening schedules, and improving regulatory relationships.
Our people are passionate, engaged, and enjoy learning from one another while working on unique and creative projects. Technical excellence is at the heart of our continued success, and we strongly encourage learning and continuous improvement to create professional growth and new opportunities for our employees.
Bonus Program - Annual and quarterly
Comprehensive medical/dental/vision package
401(k) with 4% employer match and 100% immediate vesting
10 Floating Holidays
Paid Time Off
Paid Parental Leave
Kleinschmidt is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. It is our company policy and culture to provide equal opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender status, disability status, national origin, veteran status, and all other dimensions of diversity.
Kleinschmidt offers a competitive salary and benefits package and opportunities for advancement in a growing, national consulting firm. All applicants must possess permanent authorization to work in the United States. Kleinschmidt is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender status, disability status, national origin, veteran status, and any other classification protected by law.