Electrical Engineer I


  • Morrisville, NC
  • Training
  • Full-time
  • 3 months ago
IPS is hiring! We are looking for a talented Electrical Engineer I who will join our industry leading Electrical Engineering team based out of our Morrisville, NC office location.

The Electrical Engineer I's assignments include specific tasks on project teams and they should use their education, creativity and expertise to resolve engineering problems and tasks as assigned. However, more experienced staff will always be available to help the Engineer when needed.

Job Duties and Responsibilities
  • Makes calculations using engineering formulas and skills for design such as lighting calculations, power distribution calculations and equipment sizing.
  • Uses computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents. Previous experience working with AutoCAD is a must and Refit experience is a plus.
  • Layout portions of receptacles light fixtures, fire alarm devices or branch circuitry based on schematic layout by Project Designer/Engineer.
  • Creates specialized drawings such as electrical single line diagrams.
  • Selects equipment based on recommendations of Project Designer/Engineer and fill out equipment schedules.
  • Provides drawing for own designs and produces sketches to incorporate in drawings by drafters.
  • Researches design options and document findings for Project Designer/Engineer.
  • Provides information to Project Designer/Engineer for incorporation into specifications.
  • Reviews shop drawings.
  • Researches code issues and ask general questions of code officials.
  • Coordinates utility and space requirements with other disciplines.
  • Organizes and maintains project files. Maintains a neat and organized work area which allows efficient access to information required by other team members.
  • Assures that drawings and designs are in accordance with company production and design standards.
  • Keeps Project Manager and design lead informed of work load and any changes in project scope or additional services.
  • Special projects as assigned.
Qualifications & Requirements
  • Minimum of 1 year previous engineering/design experience (internship and co-op qualify).
  • Bachelors of Engineering Degree from an accredited university (concentration in Electrical Engineering preferred).
  • Expertise in computer operation for engineering design programs and computer aided drafting including AutoCAD.
  • General knowledge of Electrical system design and applicable codes is a plus.
  • Completion of the Engineering-in-Training exam is encouraged.

Travel based on the project location.

This position is a safety sensitive position. The employee is designated for field work and attends activities at client sites where they work in construction, process, packaging, manufacturing, research or other "non-administrative" areas.

Company Overview

About Us

IPS-Integrated Project Services is a global leader in developing innovative and cost effective solutions for the engineering, construction, commissioning and qualification of complex pharmaceutical and biotech research and manufacturing facilities. With technical expertise spanning R&D to pilot-scale to large-scale production, our team specializes in the technology, trends and regulatory environment to successfully deliver capital projects and improve operations. For over thirty years, we have applied unique LEAN methodologies throughout the project life cycle, continually finding ways to do things better and more efficiently, delivering higher quality and controlling costs. Headquartered in Blue Bell, PA, IPS is a multi-national company with over 1,300 professionals worldwide and offices in California, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Brazil, Canada, China, Ireland, Singapore, Switzerland, UK and four locations in India. Visit our website at .


Process Architecture, Process Design, Engineering, Construction, Commissioning, Qualification, LEAN Project Delivery, Strategic Master Planning, Energy Conservation Management, Project Controls, Program/Project Management, Operations/Logistics Strategy and Planning, EPCMV and Staffing Services.

IPS is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans (M/F/D/V).

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