Electrical Designer - Energy

Electrical Designer - Energy

Company: Barghausen Consulting Engineers Inc.

Salary: $35 - $55 an hour

Location: Long Beach,California,90815,United States, Long Beach, CA 90815

Job Description:

We are an integral player in the development and expansion of energy facilities and programs for major fueling companies, municipalities, utility organizations and independent marketers across the country. Our experience includes engineering and planning petroleum, hydrogen, EV charging, natural gas, CNG and LNG stations. While the scope of our services will continue to expand with emerging industries, most of the job duties will be heavily focused on retail fueling design for some of the nations and world’s largest and most respected companies.

We are seeking an experienced and dedicated Electrical Designer to join our team! We are looking for someone who is motivated and enthusiastic about advancing their career and contributing to our company’s success.

Pay DOE: $35-$55/hr

What we offer at Barghausen:

  • COMPENSATION – Competitive wages, bonuses, and performance-based incentives
  • RETIREMENT – 401k plan (200% match on the first 4% of your deferral)
  • HEALTHCARE – Fully paid medical, dental, and vision healthcare + life insurance for employee with generous contributions for dependents
  • VACATION – 4 weeks of PTO per year + 7 paid holidays

Electrical Designer Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop conceptual electrical designs for assessing project feasibility, scoping, and budgeting.
  • Create detailed electrical site plans, one-line diagrams, load calculations, and project specifications.
  • Conduct on-site investigations and contribute to project feasibility studies.
  • Possibility of conducting on-site construction administration inspections.
  • Coordinate projects, addressing RFIs, plan check corrections, and change orders.
  • Evaluate equipment design, exploring opportunities for improvement in technology, means, methods, and alternate equipment.
  • Collaborate with review agencies, clients, sub-consultants, and contractors for permitting and construction administration tasks.
  • Work with equipment manufacturers and suppliers to gather specifications and installation requirements.
  • Coordinate with manufacturers and contractors to enhance equipment design.
  • Stay updated on emerging technologies in the industry.
  • Provide technical direction and oversee productivity for both staff and field operations.
  • Make critical decisions regarding design, scheduling, safety, and budgets.
  • Independently perform designs using AutoCAD.
  • Demonstrate a sincere passion for delivering exceptional customer service.

Electrical Designer Job Requirements:

  • At least 2 years’ experience working within Electrical Design/Engineering (Commercial - high/low voltage 110/220v)
  • Ability to adapt and familiarize with fueling industry equipment manufacturers, sales representatives, and various industry-related processes.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office
  • A desire and/or ability to work in teams to accomplish shared goals (a true team player)
  • Self-motivated with the ability and desire to deliver excellent client service and to advance towards energy system design expertise.
  • Potential for travel across the country to perform site investigation/surveys of existing conditions (Mexico also an option)
  • Seeks advancement through hard work, research and comprehension of project-related equipment, regulatory codes and emerging energy systems technology
  • Knowledge of Hydrogen system design and Hazard Area codes is a plus (N.E.C & NFPA)

About Us:

Barghausen Consulting Engineers, Inc. was established in 1982 and is one of the Northwest's leading multi-disciplined service firms offering civil engineering, land surveying, land use planning and other related services. We are a growing company with over 200 employees and an excellent reputation in the Puget Sound area. With the majority of our employees working from the Kent, WA office, we also have offices in Chehalis WA, Richland WA, Klamath Falls, OR, Roseville, CA, and Long Beach, CA. We work extensively throughout the United States. Our clients are mostly private developers and are some of the nation's largest and most respected homebuilders, industrial developers, retailers, and petroleum companies.


  • Bachelors or better in Electrical Engineering or related field

Job Type: Full-time

Company Description: Since 1982, Barghausen Consulting Engineers, Inc. has provided high quality civil engineering, land use planning, architecture and land surveying services for mixed use, commercial, industrial and residential projects nationwide. In addition to our core services we offer landscape architecture, permit expediting and energy system design. Our firm has a national reputation for excellence, professionalism and a deep commitment to our clients. We are a growing company with over 200 employees and 6 different locations in Kent, WA; Chehalis, WA; Richland, WA; Klamath Falls, OR; Roseville, CA; and Long Beach, CA. As a multi-disciplinary firm, creative problem solving and close collaboration with other professionals in the field are a normal part of everyday life. We strive to create a positive and rewarding environment for employees and encourage growth from within. The growth of our firm is a reflection of our professional expertise and record of achievements, and we strongly believe in hiring and retaining hardworking team members and helping them achieve their career goals. Our employees are the lifeline of our business, which is why we also offer a generous benefits package with competitive pay, performance-based incentives, health/dental/vision insurance, paid time off, 401(k) retirement plan with employer contribution, and more.

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