Designer-Electrical-Workplace Solutions-Chicago

A global company, ESD is a leader in Improving Society Through the Built Environment. We create solutions that produce economic, environmental and experiential benefits for our clients, many of whom are the biggest names in the worlds of business, technology — and beyond. We embrace technological change and are in the forefront of developing Intelligent Buildings. We emphasize innovation, adaptability, and sustainability when providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, life safety, and technology engineering.

Position Summary

The Electrical Designer will launch his or her career as a Designer in one of the technical teams. This role prepares project deliverables that accord with ESD’s standards and performs basic technical tasks.

Essential duties and responsibilities

  • Works with a team of technical staff to develop project deliverables ranging from design documents to technical reports.
  • Applies design knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within own discipline.
  • Coordinates tasks with other teams across the firm and outside sources.
  • Assists project engineer with more advanced technical activities.
  • Uses appropriate technology and software (i.e. CAD and Revit) to prepare project deliverables and production tasks assigned by senior project engineer or project manager.

Qualifications / Skill-sets

  • Experience with applicable software (i.e. CAD and Revit) within your own discipline 
  • Aptitude and drive to analyze complex problems and convey solutions in a clear and concise manner. 
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to effectively shift attention between multiple projects. 
  • Experience and desire to work in an entrepreneurial and innovative environment.
  • Possesses basic knowledge of engineering practices within own discipline. 

Education / Certification / Experience

  • Accredited engineering degree or equivalent experience required.

AA / EE / Veterans / Disability

We are an equal-opportunity employer.