Electrical Engineer Jobs in Sparks, NV

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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Tesla - Sparks, NV
The Role Tesla is seeking a Quality Control Engineer (Electrical) to assistwith the development of the site-specific QA/QC program atits Gigafactory in Sparks, NV. In this role, you will develop...
12 days ago
Ormat Technologies, Inc. - Reno, NV (3 miles from Sparks, NV)
Company Description Ormat serves the changing world of electricity generation, distributed generation and demand management by enabling a comprehensive umbrella of solutions starting from energy...
24 days ago
Tesla - Sparks, NV
The Role Tesla is looking for an Electrical Engineerexperienced in the design of complex manufacturing facilities. As a keycontributor on our infrastructure group, you will work with a multi...
25 days ago
Tesla - Sparks, NV
The Role The Gigafactory Nevada Facilities team has animmediate opportunity for a Senior Electrical Engineer to playan integral role in the growth and maintenance of our facility....
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Sparks, NV

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Electrical Engineer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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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 Sparks, NV

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

$72,703

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electrical Engineers in Sparks, NV offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (38.1%)
  • Master's Degree (20.0%)
  • High School or GED (14.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (14.5%)
  • 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 Sparks, NV
  • 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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