Electrical Engineer Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

Create and plan electrical components for buildings or other construction projects. Electrical engineers perform feasibility studies and engineering calculations to determine a set of specifications for the manufacture, installation, and testing of electrical equipment. They manage the electrical design phase of drawing reviews and work with project managers to identify and fulfill projects’ electrical requirements.

Electrical engineers are responsible for developing plans to maximize electrical power efficiency. They may prepare reports about electrical capacity for particular electrical equipment or determine specifications for wires, switches, etc. If the electrical components of the structure or system malfunction, electrical engineers are responsible for identifying— and sometimes resolving— the issue.

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Exelon - Warrenville, IL (22 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Performs advanced technical/engineering problem solving in support of nuclear plant operations. Responsible for technical decisions. Possesses excellent knowledge in functional discipline and its...
3 days ago
Farnsworth Group Incorporated - Lisle, IL (20 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Farnsworth Group is seeking to hire a Senior Electrical Engineer in our Lisle, IL office location....
6 days ago
Burns McDonnell - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Burns & McDonnell is looking for a Distribution Engineer forelectric utility design engineering. This position will provide development anddesign services on 2.4kV to 34.5kV overhead and...
8 days ago
Wheeling, IL (5 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Plant Electrical Engineer Wheeling, IL Working in a participative team based environment, using World Class Operations processes and principles, the Senior Engineer provides day-to-day engineering technical...
9 days ago
Sargent & Lundy, LLC - Warrenville, IL (22 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Proficiency with any of the following programs: SKM, ETAP, ASPEN, CDEGS, or vendor software. Familiarity with design codes and standards, such as NEC, NESC, NEMA, IEEE and ANSI....
9 days ago
Milhouse - Lombard, IL (13 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
The Electrical Engineer will support protective system designs, physical layout designs, and calculations, as well as coordinate with other disciplines on substation projects....
11 days ago
Milhouse - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
The Senior Electrical Engineer will lead protective system designs, physical layout designs, and calculations, as well as coordinate with other disciplines on substation projects....
14 days ago
US Department of Transportation - Des Plaines, IL
Duties Help Duties Summary Electrical Engineer for assigned F&E Engineering Services Center....
21 days ago
Farnsworth Group Inc - Lisle, IL (20 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
A DAY IN THE LIFE AS AN ELECTRICAL ENGINEER As a Senior Electrical Engineer working on building systems, you design lighting and electrical systems for each project you work on....
22 days ago
Chicago Transit Authority - Skokie, IL (8 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
POSITION SUMMARY Performs mechanical/electrical-engineering projects involving the application of a comprehensive and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in the operation...
28 days ago
Downers Grove, IL (18 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Professional engineer preferred, or the ability to obtain PE license Solid technical experience in the preparation of construction drawings, specifications, submittals, and construction...
30+ days ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Possesses basic understanding of proper system selection Exhibits thorough understanding of applicable codes Knowledge of SKM Software and ability to perform Short Circuit coordination and Arc Flash...
30+ days ago
Primera - Lisle, IL (20 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Job Details Level : Experienced Job Location : Lisle Office - Lisle, IL Position Type : Full Time Education Level : Bachelors Salary Range : Undisclosed Job Category : Engineering Description...
45+ days ago
Burns McDonnell - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Distribution Engineer for electric utility design engineering.This position will provide development and design services on 2.4kV to 34.5kVoverhead and underground utility distribution projects....
45+ days ago
Amped - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Define requirements for procurement, including scheduling of vendor submittals to meet design-input requirements of a project....
60+ days ago

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Electrical Engineer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

AutoCAD Electrical for Automation & Electrical Engineers
If you are interested in Electrical designing this course is for you. Through this tutorial you are not just learning AutoCAD Electrical commands but designing AC VFD, DC Drive, VFD-By...

Etap for Electrical Engineers
Etap is a powerful software which is designed to perform simulations, analysis and design of Power systems. Etap has very vast capabilities such as Load flow analysis, Arc flash, Protection...

Vector Calculus for Engineers
We cover both basic theory and applications. In the first week we learn about scalar and vector fields, in the second week about differentiating fields, in the third week about integrating fields....

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