Electrical Engineer Jobs in Northbrook, 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.

Search Electrical Engineer Jobs

1-15 of 55 Jobs
Sargent & Lundy, LLC - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Sargent & Lundy delivers comprehensive project servicesfrom consulting, design and implementation to construction management, commissioning and operations/maintenancewith an emphasis on quality and...
1 day ago
WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Electrical Engineer** with strong electrical design experience on US Postal Service (USPS) projects.> # Duties and Responsibilities:> + Oversee and coordinate all facets of the pre-construction design...
2 days ago
KDM Engineering - Chicago, IL (19 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Responsible for design development, equipment layouts, construction drawings and bill of materials for large projects involving the installation of new utility infrastructure and modifications to...
Quick Apply

2 days ago KDM Engineering
HBK Engineering, LLC - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
HBK Engineering is searching for electrical engineering graduates who have an interest in working in the Power Industry. Our firm offers a professional work environment, excellent benefits,...
2 days ago
Federal Aviation Administration - Des Plaines, IL (5 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Must submit an SF50 (See Required Documents) This position has a positive education requirement. Transcript(s) required....
1 day ago
Intelsat - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Engineer is responsible for generating, checking and approving electrical design drawings (i.e....
3 days ago
Luxus - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Luxus Build is Currently looking for an experienced Electrical Engineer to fill an opening with a firm located in Atlanta, GA....
2 days ago
Nexamp - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Solar Senior Electrical Engineer IL 3 views M.S....
3 days ago
Intelsat Corporation - Chicago, IL (19 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Your role in helping us shape the future: The Senior Electrical Engineer is responsible for generating, checking and approving electrical design drawings (i.e....
3 days ago
Planet Forward - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Our Transmission & Distribution global practice is looking for an Electrical Engineer in our downtown Chicago office to serve as a lead engineer on telecommunications projects....
6 days ago
PEAK Technical Staffing USA - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
The ElectricalDesign Engineer to lead our productdevelopment work in the area of resistors,developing a broad line of braking resistors and load banks for the transportation and heavy electronic...
Remote Work
6 days ago
Knight Partners - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
The Chicago Office is seeking an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer to join the growing MEP department at Knight....
6 days ago
CS2 Design Group - North Chicago, IL (14 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Electrical Engineer Please note; this role is based in Elk Grove Village, IL! Job Requirements 3+ years experience in ELECTRICAL design/engineering for all types of commercial buildings....
6 days ago
WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals....
8 days ago
exp. - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Your Challenge EXP an award-winning international engineering firm, is currently searching for an Electrical Engineer/Designer 2....
8 days ago

Demographic Data for Northbrook, IL

Moving to Northbrook, IL? Find some basic demographic data about Northbrook, IL below.


39,936
2,867
Medium

Electrical Engineer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Security Engineer

Youll master the foundational skills necessary to become a successful Security Engineer. This program will focus on how to protect a companys computer systems, networks, applications and...


AutoCAD Electrical for Electrical and Automation Engineers
AutoCAD Electrical has always been a great tool for engineers and designers to deliver professional work. It is the most popular software of choice for designing and developing professional...

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...

Salary for Electrical Engineer Jobs in Northbrook, IL

This is the average annual salary for Electrical Engineer jobs in Northbrook, IL as reported by the BLS.

$73,058

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Electrical Engineer positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrical Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Electrical Engineers in Northbrook, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (38.0%)
  • Master's Degree (20.0%)
  • High School or GED (14.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (14.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (8.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.9%)
  • Some College (0.9%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electrical Engineers in Northbrook, IL
  • 1-2 years (36.9%)
  • 10+ years (18.8%)
  • 2-4 years (16.2%)
  • 6-8 years (12.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (7.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.3%)
  • None (2.7%)
  • 8-10 years (0.4%)

Electrical Engineer Related Career Advice Articles

Top Construction Jobs for Flexibility and Upward Mobility

If you are interested in seizing control of your schedule or challenging yourself to advance in the workplace, take a look at the guide below.


Career Comparison: Lineman vs. Electrician

Learn about the differences between a lineman and an electrician to see which career option sparks your interest!


It's Time for Women to Take the Construction Industry by Storm

An infographic from Tulsa Welding School on how women are finding success in nontraditional occupations.