JVIC, a Zachry Group Company
JVIC Catalyst Services

Job Attributes

Requisition ID:


Job Category:



Electrical Engineering

Job Status




Job Type:


Job Location

OMAHA, NE 68114 - US

Apply Now Sr. Electrical Design Engineer I Job in OMAHA

Zachry Group has an exciting opportunity for an Electrical Engineer to work in our Omaha Design Center. We are seeking engineers with fossil power, industrial, and/or substation plant design experience. 


Lead a team of electrical design engineers.

Interface with customer, suppliers and construction throughout design and construction phase.

Design, specify and recommend electrical systems for fossil power plants,industrial, and substation facilities.

Perform electrical design calculations including feeder sizing, load calculations, load flow, short circuit, protective device coordination, arc flash analysis, motor starting and grounding.  Experience with CDEGS, SKM PowerTools and/or ETAP preferred.

Develop electrical specifications of electrical equipment, electrical systems, and construction methods and materials for low voltage through high voltage systems up to 345kV.

Perform calculations and provide settings for protective relaying systems.

Design review to assure adherence to applicable codes, standards and project requirements.

Review of equipment quotations and submittals.

Coordination with design / drafting and other crafts to assure a complete, coordinated design.

Construction support, including field Engineering design, and installation compliance.

Proposal support including development of project scopes, budgets and schedules.

Mentoring of other engineers in the group.


Job Requirements:


BS in electrical engineering.

PE license required.

Minimum of 5 years total related experience, 10-20 years preferred.

Occasional travel to project sites for field support and design meetings.

Strong oral and written communication skills

The above description covers the fundamental responsibilities of the Electrical Engineer position. It shall not be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental or similar duties which may be required from day to day.


Zachry is dedicated to providing a SAFE and Drug Free work environment; and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Apply Now