Company: Jacobs
Skills: Student / Recent Grad, Electrical Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Columbus, Ohio, United States

The People and Places Solutions Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.

We are currently seeking new graduate Electrical Engineering Professional Entry Level to be based in our Columbus, OH office. The projects associated with this position will focus on low and medium voltage distribution systems for building and infrastructure facilities, with a focus on water and wastewater treatment plants. Responsibilities include electrical design services of systems in areas of power distribution, lighting, fire alarm, life safety, communication, and security systems. You will utilize your degree to produce deliverables, contract documents, design calculations and analysis, and assist lead electrical engineers in a team environment.


  • 0-2 years' of experience in the industry.
  • Proof of United States citizenship
  • BS in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited university
  • An Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certification with ability to obtain a Professional Engineering (PE) license. The ability to obtain the EIT certification within 6-months from hire will be acceptable.
  • Coursework that had a focus with Power and Energy
  • The ability to perform routine assignments which are clearly defined and require the application of standard design engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria
  • The ability to perform short circuit and coordination studies
  • The ability to perform lighting calculations • An outgoing and positive attitude, dependable and able to meet all assigned project deadlines
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

Ideally you'll also have:
  • MS in Electrical Engineering
  • EIT certification
  • CAD experience, or the ability to learn, including AutoCAD, MicroStation, Revit
  • Working knowledge of the NEC
  • Working knowledge of a broad range of electrical systems, including power system design, fire alarm design, lighting design, load flow studies, communications design, grounding design and equipment selection