Company: Jacobs
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Gainesville, Florida, United States

Our People & Places Solutions business - reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do - the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology - we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

At Jacobs, we're not just building structures, we're powering them, too. We're transforming intangible ideas into innovative solutions designing the future - today.

As an Electrical Engineer (Mid-Level) on our design team in Gainesville, FL, you will take ownership in creating documents to build power generation, substation and distribution systems across the globe. You'll tap into both your creative and analytical sides in this role as you prepare central plant and utility distribution designs and master planning.

Responsibilities will include system modeling and calculations including lightning protection, grounding, load flow, short-circuit analyses and arc-flash analysis, coordination studies, protective relay setting development and coordination of electrical interconnection of new generation to the utility power grid.

By driving collaboration and innovation across Power & Energy projects, you'll grow your consulting career as you develop and implement project plans and designs, ensuring product quality, safety and on-schedule and on-budget completion.

Working together, we'll help you grow and pursue what fulfills you so that we can make impacts on the future - big and small, global and local.


Here's what you'll need:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • At least 3 years of design experience
  • Strong technical writing skills

Ideally, you'll also have:

  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) License, or ability to obtain within 2 years
  • Power System Modelling Experience using SKM Power Tools, ETAP or similar modelling software
  • Experience with power system controls using SEL RTAC or similar automation platforms
  • Experience with 3D modeling and viewing software such as AutoCAD, CADWorx, Revit, and NavisWorks

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.