Electrical Engineer Jobs in Illinois

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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Richardson Electronics, Ltd. - Lafox, IL
Supervisory Responsibilities: Leading Lower-Level Electrical Engineers and CAD Drafters Qualification Requirements: Self-starter with a demonstrated ability to focus efforts, overcome obstacles and...
2 days ago
Leidos - Chicago, 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...
2 days ago
Armstrong Flooring - Kankakee, IL
Hobbie Avenue, Kankakee, IL 60901 Electrical Engineer Salary: $87,000-$111,000 based on experience (Gr. 11/12) Relocation Assistance Available How you'll contribute to the team: Design and develop all...
1 day ago
Enercon - Naperville, IL
Engineer to join our team in either our Kennesaw (Atlanta), GA; Naperville, IL; Oakland, CA; or San Luis Obispo office locations....
1 day ago
Sargent & Lundy, LLC - Chicago, IL
Sargent & Lundy delivers comprehensive project servicesfrom consulting, design and implementation to construction management, commissioning and operations/maintenancewith an emphasis on quality and...
20 hours ago
Chicago, 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...
21 hours ago
Raytheon Technologies Corp - Rockford, IL
Digital design: MUXs, gates, buffers, registers, ram memory, flash memory Knowledge of Embedded Systems Development - CPLDs, FPGAs Circuit Board Power Distribution - Aircraft, Line Voltage, Low Voltage...
8 hours ago
Affinity - Schaumburg, IL
ELECTRICAL ENGINEER BACKGROUND: Education: B.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering required. Experience: Experience in power distribution design....
15 hours ago
KDM Engineering - Chicago, IL
distribution systems....
Raytheon Technologies Corporation - Rockford, IL
Digital design: MUXs, gates, buffers, registers, ram memory, flash memory Knowledge of Embedded Systems Development CPLDs, FPGAs Circuit Board Power Distribution - Aircraft, Line Voltage, Low Voltage...
2 days ago
Parsons Commercial Technology Group Inc. - Des Plaines, IL
Parsons is now hiring an experienced Electrical Engineer who can apply advanced engineering techniques and lead a team of Engineers....
2 days ago
SELCO Community Credit Union - Chicago, IL
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Lead Electrical Engineer for our Chicago, Illinois office....
1 day ago
SELCO Community Credit Union - Chicago, IL
Experience with infrastructure planning, design, and construction management, including active involvement in a variety of rehabilitation and new design projects....
1 day ago
Johnson Service Group - Plainfield, IL
Other duties may be assigned Generate electrical specifications and supporting documents Prepare motor load lists Design power distribution and motor control for medium voltage and low voltage equipment...
22 hours ago
Chicago, 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....
4 days ago

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Salary for Electrical Engineer Jobs in Illinois

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrical Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Electrical Engineers in Illinois 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 Illinois
  • 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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