Electrical Engineer

Spokane, WA


2 to 4 weeks of vacation depending on experience

1 hour of sick leave for every 30 hours worked

8 paid holidays

3 days paid bereavement leave, as needed

401k retirement account match

Health (PPO and HSA options), dental, and vision insurance fully covered for full-time employees and available for family and dependents

Life and disability insurance

Employee assistance program

Bonus program

Professional training and development opportunities

Reimbursement for continuing education

job Description

Century West Engineering, a premier Northwest engineering consulting firm, is looking for an Electrical Engineer to join our team. As an Electrical Project Engineer, you will work on a variety of municipal projects including public and private projects involving water systems, wastewater systems, street improvements, and park improvements. The qualified candidate will provide excellence in the design of electrical systems and integrate these designs to deliver a combined package. We are looking for a candidate who enjoys problem solving, working smart and hard on important projects, in collaborative teams with multiple stakeholders, and who has a proven record of getting results. This position will report to the Electrical Department Manager and may be located in our Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, Spokane, Washington, or Sandpoint, Idaho offices.

Pay Range: $70,000 to $110,000

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Develop electrical site plans, electrical plan drawings, lighting plan drawings, one-line diagrams, wiring diagrams, network diagrams, electrical equipment layout and elevation drawings, electrical schedules, P&IDs, and prepare electrical specifications
  • Prepare and review electrical construction cost estimates
  • Coordinate with and review design work from other engineers and technicians
  • Provide submittal reviews and electrical construction oversite
  • Review project scope and estimates
  • Track and adhere to project scope and budget
  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or appropriate discipline
  • Professional Electrical Engineer in Idaho or Washinton, or ability to apply for reciprocity
  • Have 4+ years of relevant experience in power systems, lighting, and control systems
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat, and Bluebeam Revu
  • Experience with design/knowledge related to PLCs, MCCs, VFDs, Standby Power Systems, and SCADA systems preferred
  • Experience with power analysis software (ETAP, SKM, EasyPower) and lighting analysis software (Visual, Agi32) preferred
To Apply: If interested, please email your cover letter and resume to recruiting@centurywest.com

An Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected status.