Electrical Engineer Jobs in Wheeling, 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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Leidos - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
Description Job Description: This position will be based in Charlotte NC. Relocation support may be available to selected hires.*Are you ready for your next career challenge? We are in search of a...
1 day ago
Sargent & Lundy, LLC - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
Sargent & Lundy delivers comprehensive project servicesfrom consulting, design and implementation to construction management, commissioning and operations/maintenancewith an emphasis on quality and...
3 hours ago
Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
The focus of this position is on Electrical Commissioning and Troubleshooting of Substation Equipment including high voltage Circuit Breakers, T&D Lines, and Transformers. PRIMARY PURPOSE OF...
4 hours ago
Parsons Commercial Technology Group Inc. - Des Plaines, IL (5 miles from Wheeling, IL)
Parsons is now hiring an experienced Electrical Engineer who can apply advanced engineering techniques and lead a team of Engineers....
1 day ago
KDM Engineering - Chicago, IL (22 miles from Wheeling, IL)
distribution systems....
SELCO Community Credit Union - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
Experience with infrastructure planning, design, and construction management, including active involvement in a variety of rehabilitation and new design projects....
1 day ago
SELCO Community Credit Union - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Lead Electrical Engineer for our Chicago, Illinois office....
1 day ago
Chicago, IL (22 miles from Wheeling, IL)
Email No Thanks Job Details The EV Electrical Engineer will be responsible for providing engineering support to meet the company's goal of deploying new electric vehicle charging stations....
3 days ago
Epstein - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
Overview Epstein is seeking an Electrical Design Engineer to join our MEP engineering team....
4 days ago
Baxter & Woodman - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
Provide quality and coordination review of shop drawing and O&M submittals....
4 days ago
Epstein - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
Electrical Design Engineer Intern - PT during spring semester Location: Chicago, IL Job Code: 637 # of Openings: 1 Description Epstein is an established and well-respected 100 year old Architecture,...
4 days ago
Nexamp - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
Solar Senior Electrical Engineer 11 views M.S....
5 days ago
Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
design cost estimating; manpower forecasting, and staff scheduling....
5 days ago
Burns & McDonnell - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
Responsible for effective management of change orders....
6 days ago
KDM Engineering - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Wheeling, IL)
After training, our Junior Engineer will be responsible for detailed design of mid voltage distribution projects up to and including 34kV. Candidate will interface closely with client and utilize...

Demographic Data for Wheeling, IL

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Salary for Electrical Engineer Jobs in Wheeling, IL

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

$73,058

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrical Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Electrical Engineers in Wheeling, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (38.5%)
  • Master's Degree (20.0%)
  • High School or GED (14.6%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (14.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (8.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.0%)
  • Some College (1.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electrical Engineers in Wheeling, 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%)

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