Principal Electrical Engineer

Posted on 4/18/2024

Valdes Architecture and Engineering

Valdes Architecture and Engineering

51-200 employees

Provides engineering and project management services

Industrial & Manufacturing

Senior, Expert

Lombard, IL, USA

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 10-15 years of Electrical Engineering experience in Medium/High voltage design and application of switch gear and motor controls within a power distribution or engineering consulting environment
  • 5+ Years of experience working in power distribution or engineering consulting
  • 5+ years’ experience supervising staff and managing projects from inception to completion including evaluating scope of work and assigning responsibilities
  • Basic understanding of other discipline work flow and how all departments work together to complete projects
  • Ability to establish and maintain professional relationships with clients, subordinates and co-workers
  • Eligibility to work in the US without requiring sponsorship now or in the future
  • Managing projects budgets and scheduling of department hours
  • Mentoring and assisting staff in all aspects of electrical design
  • Supervising and monitoring staff to ensure completion of engineering packages on time and within budget
  • Analyzing, designing, and producing engineering packages for clients
  • Preparing instrumentation specifications for purchase
  • Establishing and maintaining good business relationships with key client contacts
  • Reviewing and analyzing design drawings prior to client submittals
  • Ensuring documents produced follow internal and client quality standards
  • Designing medium & high power distribution systems, substations, lighting, grounding, and lightning protection
  • Developing wiring diagrams, schematics, and electrical heat trace design
  • Applying medium to low voltage transformers and uninterruptible power systems
  • Designing conduit, cable tray, underground duct bank, and utility interfaces
  • Performing electrical calculations including short circuit, load flow, arc flash, motor starting, harmonic, device coordination, and voltage drop

Valdes Architecture and Engineering

Valdes Architecture and Engineering


Valdes Architecture & Engineering delivers expert engineering and project management services across various sectors, excelling in process simulation, instrumentation and controls, project management, procurement services, and construction management. They maintain a focus on delivering high-quality and precise solutions that cater to a wide range of industrial needs.

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York Township, Illinois



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth