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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Milhouse - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Opportunity: Milhouses Aviation Team is expanding and looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer specializing in SCADA systems to support new, exciting airport pursuits....
2 days ago
Aerotek - Elk Grove Village, IL (6 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Now hiring for an Electrical Engineer to work on complex, healthcare projects!...
1 day ago
CyberCoders - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
facilities and telecommunication facilities - Prepare design sketches, cost estimates, bill of materials and any other required documents and reports for construction and maintenance projects - Prepare and submit...
14 hours ago
Aerotek - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Recommended skills Construction Management Construction Inspector Petrochemical Refinery Renovation...
1 day ago
Milhouse - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Typical design work includes low and medium voltage power distribution systems, motor control circuits, raceway systems, fire alarm systems, underground utility plans and profiles, interior and outdoor...
2 days ago
Naperville, IL (23 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Design of buildings utilizing AutoCAD and implementing sustainability in designs Oversee implementation of a wide variety of projects Responsible for executing projects from beginning to end under...
4 days ago
CyberCoders - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
If you are a Electrical Engineer with design experience, please read on!...
6 days ago
Aerotek - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Job Description: Will be doing drafting and designing of electrical and lighting systems working in AutoCAD and Revit. Design power, lighting, and fire alarm systems for commercial, institutional...
8 days ago
Kelly Services - Naperville, IL (23 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
This is a great role for an Electrical Engineer that likes both working in field and doing design & analysis....
9 days ago
Honeywell - Des Plaines, IL
Job Information Honeywell Advanced Electrical Engineer in Des Plaines , Illinois The future is what you make it....
13 days ago
Department of the Navy - Great Lakes, IL (17 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Duties Help Duties Summary The selectee for this position will serve as as Electrical Engineer in the Operations Division, Public Works Department, Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Africa of NAVAL FACILITIES...
13 days ago
Enercon - Naperville, IL (23 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
ENERCON is currently seeking an Electrical Engineer in the Naperville, IL office....
14 days ago
US Department of Transportation - Des Plaines, IL
Duties Help Duties Summary Electrical Engineer for assigned F&E Engineering Services Center....
14 days ago
Kforce Technology Staffing - Warrenville, IL (22 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
The Senior Electrical Engineer is responsible for designing electrical hardware for consumer electronic products....
15 days ago
Burns McDonnell - Downers Grove, IL (18 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Responsibilities include: Ablilty to develop electrical design documents for facilities encompassing, but not limited to the following: reliable normal and emergency power distribution, energy efficient...
20 days ago

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