Sargent & Lundy

  • Experienced Electrical Designer

    United States
    Area of Interest
    Design and Drafting
    Full Time - Regular
    Job ID
  • Overview



    Sargent & Lundy provides comprehensive engineering, design, analysis, and consulting for electric power generation projects worldwide. 


    Nuclear power has been a core competency of Sargent & Lundy since 1954. We have proven capabilities in nuclear project engineering, design, and project management and our leading-edge services address today's emerging issues with highly effective solutions for both new nuclear unit design and upgrades to existing plants.


    We can offer you outstanding career opportunities in nuclear power technologies working for a first class group of clients.


    Our Core Values
    We are a company of principled professionals guided by core values that have fundamentally shaped our business practices and culture. They provide us with guidance in the day-to-day performance of our work, and adherence to these values is our compass in all business conduct:

    • Exercise uncompromising integrity and ethics in the conduct of all business
    • Focus on client satisfaction in all activities
    • Maintain a highly competent and satisfied staff
    • Communicate openly and honestly
    • Improve continuously


    • As a member of the electrical design team, this position will offer you the opportunity to work with multi-disciplined engineering and design project teams in developing electrical physical equipment location, grounding, cable tray, raceway, and conduit layout deliverables
    • Participate in 3D model reviews and the coordination of detailed design phases for all aspects of an integrated electrical design
    • Provide support to other designers and project team members in order to ensure a complete and timely design
    • Layout electrical equipment maintaining required spatial clearances utilizing 3D modeling software
    • Develop physical cable tray, raceway, and conduit layout designs utilizing 3D modeling software in an integrated 3D design environment
    • Layout electrical equipment, grounding, cable tray, raceway, conduit and components utilizing system design criteria and engineering input
    • Work with electrical equipment 3D model layout and vendor drawings to verify equipment and cable destination points   
    • Route cable and manage raceway and conduit requirements such as fill, weight, separation in an integrated cable management system
    • Work in 3D model with other design disciplines to ensure that physical clearances are met and constructability, accessibility, and operations and maintenance requirements are maintained
    • Work with electrical and instrumentation and control engineers in the development of all physical design and cable routing
    • Work with wiring designers in the development of the project’s cable management system
    • Develop 2D electrical equipment location, cable tray, raceway, and conduit drawings from the 3D model
    • Develop required schedules for components, grounding layout drawings and details, and electrical details required for construction
    • Generate complete bills of materials for cable tray, raceways and conduit, cable, and electrical components


    We do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.


    Essential skills and experience:

    • An Associate's Degree in drafting, or a high school diploma and 1 or more years drafting course work or equivalent technical experience
    • Four or more years of detailed physical design experience in the development of electrical equipment location drawings, grounding layouts, cable tray, raceway and embedded and exposed conduit drawings
    • Proficiency with design software tools in executing 3D plant layout models
    • Experience in the review of electrical physical layout drawings including electrical equipment outlines and interface points, and coordinating and developing the associated deliverables
    • Ability to interface with engineering and design teams of other disciplines in the project design process

    Valued but not required experience:

    • Proficiency with MicroStation


    Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.




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