Golder Associates Project Engineer - Electrical (Houston, TX; Walnut Creek, CA or Tucson, AZ) in WALNUT CREEK, California

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a Project Engineer - Electrical for expert technical support of oil, gas, slurry, tailings and other pipeline system projects. This position is located at Golder’s Walnut Creek, California office.

This position will bring the successful candidate significant opportunity for continued professional growth. Candidates should have at least 5 years in the industrial or manufacturing sector. The successful candidate will be involved in the design of electrical power supply systems in oil, gas, mining, slurry and tailings pipeline projects.

The Candidate Will:

  • Work independently and display leadership in scheduling and completing tasks

  • Contribute to projects with major focus on the main point of contact with clients in relation to project deliverables, potential problems and managing client expectations

  • Make complex decisions of with consideration of appropriately complex inputs

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare specifications, reports, calculations, and technical evaluations

  • Support the Sr Engineer, and lead other detailed design projects

  • Provide direction and markups to CAD drafters on equipment layouts, single line diagrams, connection diagrams, grounding, conduit, etc.

  • Provide quality checks

  • Provide engineering support during construction

Thesuccessful candidate will have a background in:

  • This position is for Senior Electrical Engineer that requires an expert level of specialist skills in the principles of low and medium voltage power systems in oil, gas, mining or other process oriented industries.

  • Minimum 5 years engineering experience in the oil, gas, mining or other process oriented industry (Gas and mining experience preferred)

  • Minimum BS or post-secondary degree in engineering from an accredited institution

  • Solid organization and time management abilities

  • Strong interpersonal skills combined with a positive, team-oriented attitude

  • High level of personal integrity with a strong work ethic

  • Willingness to travel internationally as dictated by project demands

Desired Experience:

  • Design of Low and Medium voltage systems including transformers, switchgear, generators, and power design to industrial equipment

  • Power system design in hazardous classified areas

  • Field experience in checkout, start-up and commissioning of industrial electrical systems

  • Engineering experience in the manufacturing, mining, or petrochemical industries is a plus

  • PE license is a plus

Your benefits at Golder will include:

· Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

· Option to purchase shares in Golder

· Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result

· Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

· Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

· On the job training, mentoring and coaching

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

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Title: Project Engineer - Electrical (Houston, TX; Walnut Creek, CA or Tucson, AZ)


Other Locations: US-TX-Houston, US-AZ-TUCSON

Requisition ID: 18001125