Electrical Engineer

Somerville is seeking a full-time, in-office, Electrical Engineer. The Electrical Engineer designs power distribution, lighting and building communications systems for educational, health care and/or commercial buildings.  RCDD certification is highly desirable. Candidate must be able to effectively communicate with clients and function at a high level within a design team environment. The salary will commensurate with experience and qualifications.



  • Conduct calculations for lighting and power systems, data and information technology, and equipment selection for building electrical systems
  • Develop detailed bidding and construction document plans for external clients
  • Research and specify products, equipment, and systems to meet client expectations
  • Conduct assessment of existing systems and provide recommendations for refurbishment or replacement
  • Provide estimate of probable construction cost for electrical designs
  • Closely collaborate with designers and drafters to assist in development of deliverables
  • Calculate energy consumption of electrical systems
  • Verify proper construction of design elements on construction sites
  • Client communication and correspondence
  • Work collaboratively with engineers and architects

Education & experience requirements:

  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university
  • 5 years of experience in an electrical engineering capacity is preferred
  • Experience in REVIT and BIM systems
  • Above average oral and written communication
  • Excellent teamwork and organizational skills
  • Computer skills in a Microsoft Windows environment

Ideal candidates will possess the following:

  • Critical-thinking skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Time-management skills


Somerville, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability and protected veteran status.

Interested parties should submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:  employment@somervilleinc.com