Smith Seckman Reid, Inc. Senior Electrical Engineer in Sarasota, Florida

Senior Electrical Engineer

Location:Sarasota, FL

Job Code:971

of openings:1


A leading comprehensive engineering design and consulting firm, SSR provides innovative solutions for clients with facility and infrastructure challenges. To achieve client needs, SSR has multiple locations across the US. Working with a diverse group of individuals in a variety of markets, our team of experts partner with our clients to deliver advanced solutions that last.

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Looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer for Sarasota.

This position Directs the technical activities on assigned projects and ensures that the technical staff understands and adheres to the discipline technical policies and procedures; participates in the development of technical studies, investigations and designs in support of assigned projects; assists the project manager in the scoping, pricing and staffing of projects and in the production of projects on time, within budget and of the highest technical quality.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assists in the development of technical documentation, proposals, and presentations to clients

  • Coordinates project designs with other disciplines to determine equipment needs, implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, and provide technical information

  • Coordinates with suppliers, contractors, clients, and client representatives to determine project scope

  • Performs specific engineering studies, engineering calculations, and other design analyses using industry software

  • Evaluates the work of technical staff and provides feedback and/or corrections based on client needs

  • Produces written specifications for project equipment and construction methods

  • Takes the lead in developing design approaches and concepts on assigned projects and requests assistance from the technical staff when needed

  • Attends meetings with owners, clients, or architects to determine project scope as needed

  • Assists project manager in establishing budgets, cost estimates, and project schedules

  • Coordinates with local authorities, utilities, and municipalities to ensure compliance with construction and government standards

  • Communicates information from meetings to project staff

  • Assists division managers in the execution of technical training programs for staff

  • Conducts project job site visits during construction to monitor progress and ensure conformance to design specifications, owner expectations, and building codes

  • Reviews shop drawings and submittals

  • Ensures that company technical policies and procedures are practiced during the execution of projects for clients

  • Assists division managers and team leaders in the performance evaluations staff

An ideal candidate will possess the following requirements:

  • M.S. OR B.S. degree in Engineering OR a B.S.A.E. and ten or more years applicable experience in discipline design and analysis

  • Registered Professional Engineer required

  • Leed Certification preferred

  • Renewable energy systems & net zero experience a plus

SSR is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer


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