Electrical Designer

Electrical Designer

Category:  Engineering
Location:  Marion, Iowa
Position Type:  Full-Time/Regular

Job Description

The Electrical Designer is an entry level position within the design delivery structure of ESCO Group.  This position is best described as a contributing design resource for external customer project delivery.  Work executed will be with a multi-discipline team.  This position requires acquisition and knowledge of electrical design skills and knowledge.

The Electrical Designer will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Assist in the development and execution of design deliverables for electrical projects of small to medium size and limited complexity.
  • Perform project deliverables under direct supervision while adhering to scope, schedule, and budget constraints.
  • Assist in the creation of designs including: electrical design, instrumentation and process drawings, panel layouts, MCC's, elevation, one-lines, component selection, and bills of materials.
  • Monitor personal quality measures are being met.
  • Develop drawing packages in AutoCAD Electrical with knowledge of tools and libraries.
  • Assist with field research of existing electrical systems, testing of installed electrical systems, and commissioning.
  • Utilize, support, and enhance ESCO’s standards and best practices.
  • Understand and follow all safety, conduct, and policy requirements established by ESCO and clients.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned or deemed necessary by management.


  • Exhibits a high level of initiative and resourcefulness.
  • Earnestly looks for ways to improve skills and is a dedicated and driven learner.
  • Adapts behavior to changing circumstances.
  • Work produced demonstrates excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Work effectively with decreasing amount of assistance from others as skills are acquired.


To be considered, candidates should have:

  • Completion of an Associate’s degree program in electrical design or a related discipline from an accredited college, technical school, or university; or
    • A combination of equivalent education and or experience will be considered with solid evidence of success.
  • Demonstrated to be highly proficient with computer technologies including but not limited to, Windows Operating Systems, and the use of Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and Outlook.


  • Demonstrated proficiency in electrical design.
  • Demonstrated understanding of electrical principles and electrical troubleshooting skills.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with the use of AutoCAD Electrical.
  • Experience with design software such as Revit, AutoCAD 3D, NavisWorks, etc.
  • Experience using 3D modeling in MEP applications.
  • Experience operating or leading in a BIM coordination environment.

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