Electrical Engineer Jobs in Decatur, TN

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 - Philadelphia, TN (24 miles from Decatur, TN)
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...
4 days ago
Johns Manville Corp - Etowah, TN (20 miles from Decatur, TN)
Requires travel ( Preferred Requirements: Demonstrated experience in the engineering and implementation of 480V (Switchgear, Power Distribution Panel, Motor Control Center) and Power Distribution Systems...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Decatur, TN

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Salary for Electrical Engineer Jobs in Decatur, TN

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

$71,749

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrical Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Electrical Engineers in Decatur, TN offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (38.4%)
  • 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 Decatur, TN
  • 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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