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Electrical Design Engineer

  • Sherlock Smith & Adams, Inc.
  • Montgomery, AL, USA
  • Nov 12, 2019

Job Description

Job Description


Sherlock, Smith and Adams is an employee-owned A/E firm with Architects, Engineers, Medical Planners and Cost Estimators. We were founded in 1946 and are highly respected throughout the A/E industry. Sherlock specializes in designing Healthcare, Laboratories, and other complex facilities. Many of our clients are US Government Agencies and project designs are located in interesting places throughout the world. Our firm places a great value on employee retention and as a result we have a highly experienced staff.


Position Description:
The primary duties of the Electrical Designer will be to design electrical systems for buildings. The electrical systems include normal and emergency power distribution systems, lighting systems, grounding systems, public address systems, nurse call systems, access control systems, intrusion detection systems, CCTV systems, fire alarm systems, mass notification systems, voice/data systems. The individual will be required to develop electrical Revit and AutoCAD drawings, write specifications, develop electrical engineering studies, and perform cost estimating. Travel is required for project field investigations and project conferences. This position requires a leader with a team player personality, a very professional work ethic and the ability to interface with the client on a daily basis.

Experience Required:
Requires a BSEE and 3 years related experience in the A/E industry. Prefer a candidate that has passed FE exam. Must have excellent problem solving and communications skills. Experience with Revit is required. In addition, the candidate must have strong experience with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, and electrical design software such as SKM Captor/Dapper. Must be willing to travel.


A plus for candidates would be a history of community service/volunteer work.


Sherlock, Smith & Adams, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities on a case-by-case basis. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact the Human Resource Director at kay.johnson@ssainc.inc. EOE M/F/D/V

Company Description

Sherlock Smith & Adams, Inc., an architectural and engineering firm, has a solid reputation of award-winning design excellence in healthcare and other complex facilities since 1946. The practice includes private, Department of Defense and VA projects. Projects are located both nationally and internationally. Travel opportunities are a part of these projects. SS&A is a well-established company that offers the opportunity of a wide variety of work. This, along with the possibility of an equity position in the firm, will establish any professional with a distinguished career. The firm strives to provide its clients with progressive design combined with the latest in technology. With engineering disciplines in-house, the design process is comprehensive. The compensation and benefit package is competitive for all employees. The corporate culture of SS&A is one of design excellence with each team member's contribution valued. The atmosphere is professional yet enjoyable.