• Serving clients in NC, SC, VA, FL and GA

Careers

ELECT, P.C. is constantly growing

We are always interested in talented individuals who are looking for challenging and fulfilling careers.

Listed below are the positions for which we actively recruit. If you are interested in learning more and you meet the necessary requirements, fill out the form below and attach a resume for review.

Purpose:

The Electrical Designer II will be a key member of the staff supporting ELECT, P.C.’s engineering department.  The Electrical Designer II will assist engineers in developing designs and technical drawings for a variety of electrical projects.

Essential Duties:

  • Using general direction from project managers and engineers, the successful candidate will be able to provide technical drafting and design services in support of electrical and structural utility engineering projects.  Typical drawings will include:
    • Relay and control panel layouts, wiring diagrams, elementaries, and interconnection diagrams
    • Substation layouts, elevations, and details
    • Duct bank plan, profile, and sections
    • Transmission line plan, profile, and details
    • Bills of materials
    • Ground grid plans and details
  • Organize and communicate the status of design tasks with project managers and engineers to allow for accurate project planning
  • Maintain drawing files per company-defined processes
  • Plot and assemble drawing sets for issue to clients and contractors

Minimum Requirements:

  • Associates degree in Electrical Drafting with 8+ years of experience or Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering with 3+ years of experience
  • Familiarity with products typically used in utility substations and industrial medium voltage installations
  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • Experience with Revit, Bentley OpenUtilities Substation, or Civil 3D a plus
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Must work well independently and as part of a project team

Overview:

ELECT, P.C. is an engineering and testing firm located in Wendell, NC.  ELECT, P.C. has an immediate need for an experienced Electrical Drafter to join its staff.

Purpose:

The Electrical Drafter will be a key member of the staff supporting ELECT, P.C.’s engineering department.  The Electrical Drafter will assist engineers in developing technical drawings for a variety of electrical projects

Essential Duties:

  • Draft relay and control panel layouts, wiring diagrams, elementaries, and interconnection diagrams
  • Draft substation layouts, elevations, and details
  • Draft transmission line plan, profile, and details
  • Draft bills of materials
  • Draft ground grid plans and details
  • Maintain drawing files in accordance with company-defined processes
  • Maintain adequate supply of drafting materials
  • Maintain plotter(s) in proper operating condition
  • Plot and assemble drawing sets for issue to clients and contractors
  • Understand company filing system and ensure adherence to that system
  • Understand company data
  • Assist other staff as needed

Minimum Requirements:

  • Associates degree in electrical/mechanical drafting with 5+ years of experience or equivalent work experience
  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • Experience drafting for electrical engineering
  • Detail Oriented
  • Strong Organizational Skills
  • Must work well with others

Overview:

ELECT, P.C. defines an Electrical Engineering Technician as a degreed electrical engineer who has not yet passed the Principles and Practice of Engineering (PE) exam.  The Electrical Engineering Technician will assist electrical project engineers and electrical project managers in various projects. Types of projects include substation and transmission line design, electrical power system studies, and electrical testing activities.

Essential Duties:

  • Develop electrical one line, AC, and DC elementary drawings with instruction from supervisor
  • Develop electrical wiring diagrams with instruction from supervisor
  • Perform electrical power systems studies tasks using engineering software packages under the direction of P.E.
  • Perform basic engineering calculations related to power systems analysis and design.
  • Assist with electrical equipment testing activities (e.g. protective relay testing, LV/MV circuit breaker testing, transformer testing)
  • Assist with the development of protective device settings under the direction of a P.E.
  • Develop new testing procedures as directed by supervisor.
  • Work in a safe manner
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • BSEE from accredited ABET program
  • GPA of 3.25 or better
  • Successful completion of Engineering Fundamentals Examination
  • Basic understanding of three-phase electrical power
  • Entry-level to four years of experience
  • Ability to use engineering software packages to perform power systems analyses
  • Ability to use AutoCAD
  • Must work cooperatively with others
  • Must have good written and oral communication skills
  • Must follow directions well
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with a clean record.
  • Must pass random drug screening tests

Overview:

ELECT, P.C. is an engineering & testing firm located in Wendell, NC.  ELECT, P.C. has an immediate need for a Senior Electrical Project Engineer to join its engineering staff.

Purpose:

The Senior Electrical Project Engineer will assist Electrical Project Managers in various projects.  Types of projects will include substation design, electrical power system studies, substation commissioning, and supporting electrical testing activities.  The Senior Electrical Project Engineer will also assist in directing the activities of Electrical Engineering Technicians, Electrical Designers, and Drafters.

Essential Duties:

  • Develop engineering specifications, drawings, and reports for electric utility substation design packages to a high level of completion for expeditious review by the project manager.
  • Develop electrical wiring diagrams for utility substation protection and control equipment
  • Review shop drawings to ensure conformance with plans and specifications
  • Perform electrical power systems studies such as short circuit, load flow, and arc flash incident energy analyses using engineering software packages
  • Perform complex engineering calculations related to power systems analysis and design.
  • Develop protective device settings in accordance with company policy, subject to review by the project manager
  • Assist with electrical equipment testing activities (e.g. protective relay testing, LV/MV circuit breaker testing, transformer testing)
  • Provide task level direction for electrical engineering technicians, drafters, and interns
  • Work in a safe manner
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  •  BSEE from accredited ABET program
  • Successful completion of Engineering Principles and Practice Examination
  • Thorough understanding of three phase electrical power in high and medium voltage applications
  • 10+ years of experience
  • Ability to use engineering packages such as EasyPower, SKM, Synergee, and Milsoft to perform power systems analyses
  • Ability to use AutoCAD.

Overview

 

ELECT, P.C. is an engineering and testing firm located in Wendell, NC.  ELECT, P.C. has an immediate need for a Senior Structural Project Engineer to join its staff.

Purpose

The successful candidate will lead the development and layout of structural plans for a variety of projects including utility substation and transmission line projects.  The Senior Structural Project Engineer will work closely with senior management to ensure projects are completed within budget and schedule.  Additionally, the Senior Structural Project Engineer will assist in directing the activities of engineering technicians, and drafters.

Essential Duties

  • Develop substation site plans and elevations
  • Design foundations for structures and equipment
  • Design substation steel structures
  • Create bill of materials
  • Design transmission line structures and assembly details
  • Review manufacturer’s shop drawings for compliance to design drawings
  • Develop issued for bid/construction packages
  • Perform construction inspections to ensure compliance with design drawings
  • Participate in the ongoing development of technical standards and processes
  • Assist in directing the work of Engineering Technicians, Drafters, and other technical employees assigned on a per-project basis
  • Understand company administrative and technical standards and processes
  • Monitor the financial status of projects and ensure projects are performed within budget
  • Monitor progress of projects and ensure projects are performed within schedule
  • Work in a safe manner
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements 

  • BS degree in Structural Engineering from accredited ABET program with 7+ years of experience, or
  • MS degree in Structural Engineering from accredited ABET program with 5+ years of experience
  • 5+ years of experience in the electric utility industry
  • Professional Engineer, P.E.
  • Ability to effectively use Structural Analysis and Design Software (STAAD)
  • Ability to effectively use LPile
  • Ability to effectively use PLSCadd
  • Ability to use AutoCAD.
  • Ability to independently complete projects and complex tasks with a high level of accuracy
  • Ability to mentor and educate less experienced engineers
  • Must have a high level of technical expertise in structural engineering
  • Must work well independently and as a member of a project team
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Must pass random drug screening tests.

Minimum Educational Requirements: Electrical Project Engineers and Electrical Engineering Technicians are required to have obtained at least a BSEE from an accredited ABET program. All Electrical Testing Technicians must have at least an Associate’s Degree in an approved Electrical Engineering Technology program or Electrical Testing program. Experience in medium and high voltage equipment, testing, and analysis is a plus for all positions.

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