Electrical Low Voltage Engineer

PM Group
Fremont, CA
Jan 04, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

PM Group wishes to recruit an Electrical Low Voltage Engineer. The broad base of work across PM Group offers the opportunity to work on a range of projects, from conceptual stage through to detailed design, commissioning and qualification. The positions are based in the San Francisco/Bay Area of California and will require some travel.
Duties will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Prepare Detailed Electrical Specifications, Contract Drawings and Bid Packages for industrial and heavy commercial electrical installations, especially related to pharmaceutical, healthcare or manufacturing facilities highly preferred
  • Design electrical services packages in Revit & AutoCAD
  • Expertise in low voltage design including fire alarm system, data and security systems
  • Designs IT spaces in healthcare facilities, office space, equipment rooms, telecom rooms, etc. 
  • Perform site surveys to recognize cabling infrastructure system deficiencies and effectively communicate and coordinate a solution with the local leadership and design team
  • Prepare Detailed Low Voltage Specifications, Contract Drawings and Bid Packages for low voltage systems installations, especially related to, pharmaceutical, healthcare or manufacturing facilities highly preferred
  • Provide technical support and assistance to Senior Electrical Engineers
  • Implementing Quality & CAD Revit standards
  • Check other electrical engineers work for accuracy and quality and undertake peer reviews
  • Attend and participate in client and PM Group meetings
  • Participate in project site visits to monitor, review and sign-off electrical installations

Qualifications / Experience:

  • 5+ years progressive experience in designing low-voltage infrastructure, communications, video and security, synchronized clocks, audio video, paging, CATV distribution, UPS, and systems projects
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit would be an advantage, but not essential
  • Ability to design fire alarm system and prepare drawings to the city for permit
  • Capability of critical thinking including problem analysis and resolution at both a strategic and a functional level
  • Ability to work independently and on multiple projects at the same time
  • Excellent communication skills, analytical ability, strong judgment, and the ability to work effectively with clients, senior management, staff, and vendors
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to work as a team player
  • Ability to take initiative to resolve issues
  • Experience in working directly/managing clients, architects, engineers and vendor