Electrical Engineer Jobs in Newport, RI

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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Thielsch Engineering - Cranston, RI (21 miles from Newport, RI)
Creative Environment Corporation (CEC), a subsidiary of Thielsch Engineering, Inc. is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer....
5 days ago
Department of Defense - Newport, RI
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...
11 days ago
Vishay Intertechnology - Warwick, RI (16 miles from Newport, RI)
Help us build the DNA of tech. Vishay, EFI located in Warwick, RI is currently seeking a full-time Electrical Design Engineer/Thin Film. This position is responsible for creating, modifying, and...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Newport, RI

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Electrical Engineer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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...

AutoCAD Electrical for Automation & Electrical Engineers
If you are interested in Electrical designing this course is for you. Through this tutorial you are not just learning AutoCAD Electrical commands but designing AC VFD, DC Drive, VFD-By...

Vector Calculus for Engineers
Vector Calculus for Engineers covers both basic theory and applications. In the first week we learn about scalar and vector fields, in the second week about differentiating fields, in the third...

Salary for Electrical Engineer Jobs in Newport, RI

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

$84,977

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrical Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Electrical Engineers in Newport, RI offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (37.7%)
  • Master's Degree (19.9%)
  • High School or GED (15.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (14.6%)
  • 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 Newport, RI
  • 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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