Electrical Designer

  • 321 Texan Trail, Corpus Christi, TX 78411, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Full-service personnel agency providing recruiting and staffing services for light industrial, administrative, clerical, finance and accounting, oil & gas, professional and technical personnel.

Job Description

Engineering firm in Corpus Christi has an immediate opening for a well-qualified, self-motivated Electrical Designer. The successful candidate will become an important team member, heavily relied upon and a valued employee supporting the client’s team.

•             Produce new drawings from examples of previous projects and/or standards

•             Produce Industrial Plant layouts & elevation drawings from a one-line electrical drawing

•             Produce conduit & Grounding drawings

•             Calculate cable lengths, conduit fill, or other basic tasks

•             Create Bill of Materials, including manufacturer part numbers, quantities, footage, etc.

•             Oversee project-specific activities of drafters and more junior designers

•             Use task-specific software, including the document management system

•             Correspond and communicate with management in a professional manner

•             Communicate effectively with employees, customers and vendors

•             Other duties and projects as assigned or needed


•             Knowledge of major components associated w/substations & the types of drawings  that will be required to construct the electrical system

•             Knowledge & proven experience creating bill of materials as it relates to electrical systems

•             Knowledge of layouts, elevations, grounding, foundations, & conduit

•             Extensive knowledge of CADD programs such as AutoCAD

•             Ability to work as a team and independently with minimal guidance

•             Must maintain a high level of confidentiality

•             Excellent written and verbal communication skills

•             Needs to have a positive attitude, strong work ethic and strong level of integrity

•             Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel and advanced PC skills

•             Strong organizational and interpersonal skills required

•             Position requires the ability to handle multiple tasks/projects and meet deadlines

•             Professionalism, accuracy and extreme attention to detail

•             HV and MV Substation Design experience is a plus


•             Minimum Qualifications: Associate’s degree in drafting & design from an accredited college or university REQUIRED

•             Minimum Experience: At least 5 years of experience working in the Architect/ Engineering/ Consulting Industry