0 suggestions are available, use up and down arrow to navigate them
What job do you want?

Electrical Designer (E-3) job in San Francisco at Cupertino Electric

Create Job Alert.

Get similar jobs sent to your email

List of Jobs

Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Electrical Designer (E-3) at Cupertino Electric

Electrical Designer (E-3)

Cupertino Electric San Francisco, CA Full-Time

Electrical Designer - EIT

As one of the nation’s largest specialty contractors focused on electrical construction projects, what we do is important, but how we do it is what makes us special or unique. For more than 65 years, Cupertino Electric has built the infrastructure that allows forward-looking companies to realize their vision. We deliver commercial, energy and data center projects fast and without compromise. Our values of People, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation and Safety are reflected in how we treat one other, interact with customers and approach problems. In addition to building great projects, we believe in building great communities as evidenced by our generous giving and volunteer programs.

Position Summary:

We have an outstanding opportunity for an Electrical Designer (Level 3), to join our robust Engineering Department, working on complex construction related electrical projects. An Engineer Level 3 independently evaluates, selects, and applies standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making adaptations and modifications. Assignments have clear and specified objectives. This level requires developmental experience in a professional position or equivalent graduate-level education. Receives instructions on specific assignment objectives, complex features, and possible solutions. Assistance is furnished on unusual problems. Work is reviewed for correctness and application of the QAQC Process and professional judgment. Includes responsibilities and tasks outlined in Engineer Levels 1 – 2. This position reports the Engineering Manager

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • May supervise or coordinate the work of other designers and CAD drafters

Essential Job Functions:

  • Performing progressively independent design of power and lighting systems
  • Performing design tasks assigned by Designers or Engineers
  • Performing markup of the electrical power and lighting systems/ preparation of drawings
  • Assembling design drawings and documents and provide or coordinate delivery
  • Performing broad range of engineering calculations - and use of software tools
  • Coordinating portions of design effort and coordination of project scope requirements

Other Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Performing engineering calculations - develop
  • Increased interaction with Project manager, external design team and information management
  • Maintaining professional and technical development goals to acquire PE certification
  • Mentoring Designers
  • Obtaining Professional Development and Training
  • Providing Conformance to the Standards and processes outlined by the CAD/BIM Manager
  • Thorough understanding of the Engineering department's design and CAD/BIM workflows
  • In-depth understanding of CEI's business inter-department functions
  • Highly proficient use of AutoCAD - MEP/REVIT, CAD and file management
  • Thoroughly proficient understanding of fundamental power & lighting systems
  • Comprehensive understanding of the various State and National CODES governing our work


  • Electrical Engineering or similar Bachelor of Science degree
  • 2-3 years working for an electrical design firm or design build electrical contractor
  • Basic Microsoft Office applications, AutoCAD - MEP/REVIT - Etap/SKM (desired)
  • Good time management, communication and people skills
  • FE (EIT)

Recommended Skills

  • Assembly And Installation
  • Auto Cad
  • Autodesk Revit
  • Cad
  • Calculations
  • Coaching And Mentoring
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job:

Job ID: og9Ghfw6

CareerBuilder TIP

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.