Electrical Engineer in Training

Electrical Engineer in Training

Career Area: Engineering - Electrical

What We're Looking For:
Barge Design Solutions is currently seeking to fill the position of Electrical Engineer in Training to support the design of industrial, commercial, and healthcare projects in the Technical Service business unit. The position is in the Knoxville, TN and Nashville, TN offices.

Responsibilities for this position include:
  • Collaborate with project team members, client representatives, review agencies to provide a comprehensive project report or detailed design.
  • Prepare engineering and design documents using computer assisted engineering and design software to generate 2D and 3D models and plans.
  • Assists in the analysis or preparation or modification of reports, specifications, plans, permits, and designs for project
  • Perform lighting photometric designs.
  • Perform electrical calculations for voltage drop and cable sizing, electrical service sizing, panelboard, and electrical equipment designs.
  • Perform electrical studies including short circuit analysis, coordination, and arc flash studies.
  • Coordinate with other disciplines including civil, architectural, structural, and mechanical engineering to complete detailed designs.
  • Participate in project site visits with other project team members as needed.
  • Participate in Construction Administration of projects by reviewing submittals, assisting engineers in responding to requests for information from contractors.
  • Demonstrates strong attention to detail.
  • Able to learn and implement code requirements on projects including National Electrical Code, standard operations, policies, and procedures.
  • Performs other duties as requested


Education & Experience Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited university
  • EIT Certification or working to obtain
  • At least 2+ years of experience in the industry is preferred
  • Experience using AutoCAD and/or Revit
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret job-related manuals and documents
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Strong interpersonal/communication and teamworking skills


Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 400-people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked No. 171 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2021 Top 500 Design Firms list, is No. 177 on Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled