Electrical Project Engineer

Helix Electric Chantilly , VA 22022

Posted 2 months ago

Helix Electric seeks an Electrical Project Engineer- Construction to be responsible for coordinating w/subcontractors/vendors to receive timely submittals. Review electrical power distribution design & installation for compliance w/best practices, applicable codes, specifications. Develop test procedures.


  • Partner with your Project Manager/Mentor to begin learning how to manage budgets and deadlines.

  • Responsible for all vital documentation - Requests for Information, Submittals etc.

  • Coordinate with other trades on the assigned project(s).

  • Assist with change orders and negotiations.

  • Understand single line diagrams and electrical drawings.

  • Regular field site visits or you will be stationed on a project site depending on size and scope of the project.

  • Work with the Superintendents and Field personnel to understand installation, labor and manpower.

  • Learn quality control procedures and safety guidelines.

  • Provide top service to our clients with consistent and concise communication.


  • Degree in Construction Management, Electrical Engineering

  • Dedication to learning, expanding knowledge and continuous improvement.

  • Interest in Electrical/Power Systems (power systems design, high voltage cabling, lighting systems, and construction electrical engineering industry).

  • Candidates with Electrical/Power Systems classes and/or internships are preferred.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Superior organizational and prioritization skills.

  • Problem-solving, acceptance of responsibility, and work ethic.

  • Motivation to complete tasks on time and on budget.

  • Must successfully pass a background/drug screen.

Helix Electric is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to diversity in our workforce. It is our policy to attract and retain the best-qualified people available, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or status as a Special Disabled Veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran or other qualifying veteran. Diverse employees/candidates are encouraged to respond. Helix Electric is committed to developing and maintaining a workplace that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve. M/F/D/V

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