Electrical Engineer

  • Location: Byron Center Branch

General Description

  • Buist Electric is a large electrical contracting and engineering company providing a comprehensive list of electrical services to our customers. This position will involve working alongside Buist Electric’s Electrical Engineers and Designers to develop designs, drawings, analyses, and reports for various electrical systems within a building.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Buist Electric’s Electrical Engineers and Designers in executing designs for various systems within buildings including:
    • Electrical One-Line Diagrams
    • Riser Diagrams
    • Panel Schedules
    • Lighting Calculations
    • Etc.
  • Participate in the development of drawings in AutoCAD and Revit.
  • Participate in the development and coordination of BIM models.
  • Conduct field investigations and prepare reports.
  • Work with Estimators on preliminary designs to develop project budgets.
  • Peer review drawings, specifications, and other data.
  • Participate in project meetings with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Work closely with Project Managers and Design team to meet project schedules.
  • Electrical system engineering and modeling for comprehensive power system studies.
  • Analyzing and specifying power system equipment, coordination, and settings.
  • Develop writing reports and closeout documentation.
  • Participate in customer presentations and trainings.


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 3 years of electrical engineering or field service experience
  • Experience using power system software (i.e. SKM, Easy Power)
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Email etiquette
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Good communication skills
  • Develop a strong rapport, respect and trust among project managers, field staff, customers, and peers

Work Hours / Conditions

  • This is a 45 hrs. per week salary position. Hours are typically Monday through Friday, 1st Shift
  • Typically working in a temperature-controlled environment

Buist Electric is a multi-dimensional contractor. We specialize in electrical construction, service, automation, low voltage, A/V and outdoor utility installations. We are well known in our industry as a top place to work with a strong company culture, competitive wages and an unparalleled benefit package. 

Benefits includes competitive compensation along with a second to none benefit package.  Interested candidates can send their confidential resume to

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