Electrical Designer

Electrical designers at Collins are responsible for planning, designing and completing projects as assigned. They work independently and collaboratively with the design team, project estimators, project managers, foremen/forewomen and others to assure projects are constructible and designed on budget and on time.



  • Develop designs and collaborate with the design team, estimators and project managers
  • Research and collect data for design options
  • Attend and present at design-related client meetings, provide updates and respond to requests or concerns
  • Perform electrical power and lighting photometric calculations as required
  • Reformulate designs based on unexpected circumstances or changes
  • Communicate with project managers and others about timelines, progress and deviations from schedule or budget
  • Review drawings and research codes to verify compliance with city, state, and county regulations
  • Review submittals to ensure compliance with project scope
  • Manage several projects at one time



  • Degree in electrical construction/design or electrical engineering from an accredited technical school
  • Strong proficiency in Autodesk (Revit MEP, AutoCAD), Bluebeam, and Microsoft Office
  • A minimum of two years of experience in electrical design for power distribution systems, lighting, and systems for commercial, industrial, retail, and multi-unit housing construction projects
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Capable of working independently and within a team
  • Excellent organizational, design, project management and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of NEC and local codes

Collins Electrical Construction Co. is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, ancestry, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual or affectional orientation, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, age, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, participation in a local human rights commission and or any other basis protected by law or company policy.