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Carollo Engineers Senior Electrical Engineer in Dallas, Texas


Carollo Engineers is a nationally recognized environmental engineering firm that specializes in the planning, design, and construction of water and wastewater facilities. We are seeking a senior level Electrical Engineer to join our team.


  • Production of contract documents including plans and specifications

  • Performs load and voltage drop calculations

  • Expert in short circuit, protective device and coordination studies

  • Expert in development of One-Line diagrams and Control schematics

  • Interfaces and coordinates the electrical design with electrical utilities, project team and client

  • Mentors and trains staff-level electrical engineers

  • Prepares technical memorandums and reports

  • Enforces company and client standards on projects

  • Prepares construction and design cost estimates

  • Manages the electrical portion of medium to large sized projects for water and wastewater treatment facilities

  • Conducts quality management reviews of electrical design

  • Participates in continuing editing and development of electrical master specifications

  • Develops project specific specifications for unusual or unique instrumentation applications

  • Prioritizes and balances competing project demands and conflicting project requirements

  • Manages other electrical engineers and CADD technicians to effectively complete work with attention to detail

  • Delegates tasks to others and follows ups on completion and quality of work

  • Identifies and consults with others on solutions to unusual, difficult, or complex tasks

  • Effectively participates in client contacts and business development efforts

  • Identifies alternatives, evaluates each, and determines appropriate actions to move forward

  • Makes solid and implementable decisions in a timely manner

  • Reduces complex aspects of electrical engineering to terms understandable to others

  • Attends to details in preparation or review of calculations, drawings, and specifications

  • Monitors scope, schedule, and budget and controls the work to the project plan

  • Understands, implements, and enforces company and client technical standards on projects

  • Travel required when requested

  • Makes site visits to observe during construction and operation


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering

  • 10 years experience in the design of industrial power and control systems

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer

  • Registered with the NCEES

  • Experience in the design of low voltage power distribution systems, industrial controls and lighting systems for water and wastewater treatment facilities

  • Expert in the design of low and medium voltage power distribution systems, industrial controls, and lighting systems for water and wastewater treatment facilities

  • Expert in the design of point to point conduit and wire systems for water and wastewater treatment facilities

  • Expert in lighting calculations and design of lighting systems

  • Expert in receptacle designs, calculations, and phase balancing

  • Expert in the design of conduit, cable tray, wireway and duct bank point-to-point routing

  • Proficient in the design of telephone/communications systems

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the NFPA 70E, NFPA 101, and NFPA 820

  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of the National Electrical Code

  • Extensive knowledge of symmetrical components, fault current calculations, and machine theory

  • Extensive knowledge of hazardous/classified area design, fire detection, and protection system design

  • Ability to read and understand P&IDs, control strategies, and the development of control schematics based upon these documents

  • Extensive knowledge of SKM or ETAP or ESDA

  • Proficient working with multi-discipline project teams, including a leadership role of electrical or instrumentation project teams

  • Ability to work with minimum supervision on medium to large electrical power systems for water and wastewater treatment facilities

  • Understands projects at the conceptual level, and develops corresponding electrical engineering scope of work, budget and schedule

  • Ability to work independently to effectively complete routine or moderately complex tasks

  • Ability to simultaneously think beyond past approaches and propose practical approaches to electrical design and construction

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in speech, writing, and contract documents

  • Strong oral and written communications skills

  • Proficient in public speaking roles

  • Proficient in MS Word, Access, and Excel

  • Experience with Microstation and Autocad

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering - Power Specialty

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Job Locations US-TX-Dallas

ID 2021-1481

Category Engineering

Type Regular Full-Time