The University of Pittsburgh's Facilities Management AVC Department is seeking an Electrical Engineer (EE).
This position will maintain accurate as-builts of campus power systems; develop and execute electric metering and power systems preventative maintenance, testing, repair, and upgrade plans; perform power quality troubleshooting; develop, promote, and implement electrical energy conservation measures (ECMs) and obtain utility company energy efficiency rebates; and review project construction documents for compliance with University standards and goals.
The EE will also manage the development of construction drawings and specifications for specific electrical projects, including determining user needs, defining scope of professional services, and providing both written and verbal communications to convey information critical to the Project's technical, financial, and budgetary concerns with the project team. During construction the EE will assist the project manager and Senior EE as required to assure contractor and in-house trade compliance with construction documents, schedule, and budget. This position requires a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and two plus years' experience working in an engineering office--preferably on higher education projects. PE preferred.
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited University is required. Two to four years of experience in design is preferred. Engineering experience in higher education/campus environment is strongly preferred. Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative environment is required. Engineer-in-Training (EIT) is strongly preferred.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Facilities.III
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 2-3 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Hiring Range: TBD Based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Optional Documents: Not Applicable
Internal Number: 19008306
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.