Electrical Engineer – Entry Level

Location: Duluth MN Posted Date: March 15, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 1078902002 Careermine Job Id: 1838548
The person in this position will work with multidisciplinary project teams providing electrical engineering and related technical expertise. Work will include integrating process, mechanical, and control requirements into comprehensive electrical systems. Responsibilities will include completing calculations and analyses; developing design details; preparing drawings, specifications, sketches, and cost estimates; selecting equipment; writing proposals and reports; and communicating with clients. Project work will include the design of power and controls for power plants, refineries, mine processing facilities, and other heavy industrial facilities. Work involve short-term, out-of-town assignments.

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in electrical engineering with academic coursework focused on power or control systems
  • 0 to 3 years of relevant experience
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Excel, and Word
  • Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with team members in a high-energy working environment that encourages self-initiative
  • A flexible working style and a willingness to modify personal schedule as required to meet deadlines and client needs
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in a design capacity on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering or industrial organization
  • Experience with automation systems such as Rockwell Automation Logix platform, Studio 5000, and FactoryTalk software
  • Power distribution design experience
  • Experience modeling power distribution systems using SKM and/or ETAP
  • Proven project or task management skills
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certified, or ability to obtain within one year
  • GPA 3.0 or greater


NOTE: Note: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

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