Advertised Employing Department: Facilities Planning and Management
Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:
Facilities Planning and Management at Iowa State University is seeking to hire a Project Electrical Engineer. This position will provide engineering services for utility electrical distribution facilities and the universities fiber optic and copper cable voice and data systems. Duties will include analyzing the electrical, fiber optic, and copper cable systems and equipment; planning and managing associated projects; and coordinating contractors and design consultants.
In addition, this position will be responsible for documenting systems and design standards and providing support of electrical distribution and information technology systems personnel.
The successful candidate will possess strong communication skills; strong organizational and analytical skills; and the ability to organize and coordinate work within and between projects.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of related experience; OR a Master’s degree and 2 years of related experience.
Preferred Education and Experience:
- Experience with electric distribution including medium voltage systems. - Experience with lighting systems. - Experience with communications/data cable plant system design and installation. - Experience in project of construction management. - Experience working with skilled trades. - Experience with traffic signals. - Demonstrated proficiency with CAD.
Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted the best college town in the nation (see www.visitames.com). Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.