Staff Electrical Engineer

St. Louis, MO

Our Electrical Engineer supports detailed design and activities related to the preparation of plans, specifications, reports, and other documents for engineering projects within prescribed time frame and funding parameters by performing the following duties.  Typical advancement is based on the quality performance of essential duties and responsibilities.  Discretionary advancement is based on employee’s actions and accomplishments.   


  • Provide engineering and technical direction to Project Managers and other engineering staff in the preparation of electrical studies, reports, plans, specifications, and construction drawings.   
  • Perform engineering and design calculations, equipment and construction specifications and procurement documents.  
  • Ability to read and interpret plans, sketches and specifications.  
  •  Possess strong analytical skills with the ability to resolve complex technical issues.   
  • Possess a limited ability to interpret wiring and schematic drawings, one and three-line diagrams, as well as control and logic diagrams is desirable. 
  • Ability to respond to common technical inquiries or questions from the client, or members of the project team.   
  • Confer with Project Manager and senior project staff to ascertain coordination, completeness, and accuracy of critical technical requirements.   
  • Perform specific work assignment in accordance with established and modified progress schedules and within prescribed budgets. 
  • Capable of being assigned all sized, more complicated projects and performing all design tasks with very limited supervision.   
  • Employee should have experience in utilizing Microsoft Office Tools (SharePoint, OneDrive, Outlook, etc.) and Document Control Management Software.   


A typical employee would possess a Bachelors’ Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent education from a four-year college in the field of Engineering and a minimum of two-five years’ experience in design, management, or construction of Engineering Projects. 

Have a working knowledge of utility, transmission, and power distribution applications and theory.  Have significant exposure to the design modification of schematic, wiring and interconnect diagrams. 


  • Exhibit good verbal and written communication skills.     
  • Be detail oriented, adaptable and enthusiastic.   
  • Exhibit flexibility to work on multiple projects and react to changing client expectations.   
  • Be able to take direction and function independently.   
  • Ability to write technical reports, memos, or other correspondences that conform to prescribed style and format of the client and of the firm.   
  • Ability to effectively present information to the management, the client or potential clients.   
  • Participate and become an active part of a project team.  


Certificate, licensing or registration are desired, but not a requirement.  Providing evidence of pursing a Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) License, Engineer in Training (EIT) or Professional Engineer (PE) License is desirable.