Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.


This engineer will be providing general electrical engineering deliverables related to producing AFC electrical drawings and performing short circuit, load flow, protective relay coordination studies and arc-flash studies using ETAP.

Part of an electrical design team design in developing electrical power generation, distribution, protection and related control systems for projects.

•Preparation and review of construction drawings depicting equipment locations, wiring, tray layouts, supports, cable schedules, and lighting

•Preparation and review of layouts and plans for electrical buildings and facilities

•Preparation and review of power/control philosophies and drawings.

•Preparation and review of electrical generation, distribution, rotating equipment, communication and control equipment drawings, specifications and datasheets

•Preparing, analyzing and reviewing electrical models



•Graduated with a BSEE as a minimum from an ABET Accredited university (Technology degrees are limited to design positions). 

•5-10 years of experience in electrical power engineering

•Experience using design software (e.g. ETAP/SKM) to solve complex issues and conduct power system studies

•Ability to rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

•Familiarity with a variety of the discipline's concepts, practices, and procedures.

•Ability to perform a variety of tasks with minimal day to day supervision.

•Technical assurance review is required for only the more complicated, unique, or critical work products.

•Has begun to demonstrate some breadth in applying skills to different project phases and / or acquiring experience in other related disciplines.  A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

•PE or ability to obtain a PE


Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.