Title:  Senior Electrical Engineer

Requisition ID:  119
Job Supplier:  Concord Engineering Group

Voorhees, NJ, US, 08043

Date:  Nov 20, 2023

Hiring Company Overview

Concord Engineering Group is a full-service engineering, energy commodity consulting, construction management and commissioning firm. Concord was established in 1989 by Michael Fischette and other investors. As a former employee of a large architect-engineering firm specializing in the design of nuclear and coal-fired electric power plants, Mr. Fischette was experienced in the execution of large, multimillion-dollar projects. This knowledge provided the framework for the development of a new company that could deliver turnkey services while maintaining the personal attention required by savvy clients.

Headquartered in Voorhees, NJ with offices in Atlantic City, Princeton and Philadelphia, Concord employs well over 100 engineers, designers and energy consulting professionals who collectively retain a vast amount of engineering and energy consulting experience.

We have established ourselves as leaders in many regional and international markets, and continue to combine forward thinking with result-oriented goals as we move into an era that requires energy-efficient, sustainable, resilient and cost-effective solutions.

Job Description

Mid / Senior -level engineering opportunity to develop and participate in growing Concord Engineering’s dynamic and industry leading business unit delivering system designs and solutions for microgrids, distributed generation systems and grid edge electrical systems  Candidate will be expected to grow into the position with opportunity to manage projects, respond to Requests for Proposals, develop client and strategic client relationships.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform electrical engineering design duties under the supervision of the Director of Electrical Engineering
  • Design grid connected power generation systems including electrical single line diagrams, grid interconnection applications, associated balance of electrical systems
  • Develop electrical equipment, materials and installation specifications
  • Evaluate equipment proposals and review technical submittals
  • Assist in project coordination with other engineering disciplines
  • Perform calculations and analysis reports:  short circuit, relay and breaker coordination, arc flash, grounding, cable sizing, etc.
  • Layout of electrical equipment, route conduit, duct bank and cable systems
  • Support construction in the office and field by reviewing submittals, shop drawings and reports, as well as inspecting installation and oversee testing and commissioning
  • Respond to customer and contractor questions
  • Participate in site surveys and inspections 


B.S. in Engineering

Professional Engineer (PE) licensure required

Professional Skills

  • Must be knowledgeable of local, state and national code requirements
  • Knowledge and experience engineering grid interconnection of power generation systems:  internal combustion engines, combustion turbines, PV solar, batter energy storage
  • Knowledge and experience specifying grid connecting switchgear and systems
  • Knowledge and experience with one or more electric systems modelling software: ETAP, SKM, EasyPower, HOMER
  • Knowledge and experience with developing electrical load flow, short circuit, relay coordination and arc flash studies
  • Experience in managing and coordinating multidiscipline projects
  • Working knowledge and utilization of Autocad. Revit experience is a plus.
  • Must be a good time manager, comfortable with frequent deadlines and transitions
  • Effective at working with other staff members in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and manage engineering design projects
  • Must have excellent communication skills to effectively communicate complex ideas and have strong tecnical writing skills and technical documentation skills with teh ability to prepare presentations and reports
  • Able to read, write, speak and understand English
  • Desire to participate in project development, proposal development and growing the business line is highly desirable

Relevant Experience

  • Minimum 5-10 years professional experience with proven progression in engineering, particularly in power, distributive generation or related field
  • Experience in executing a multi-discipline project utilizing AutoCad or Revit programs 

Physical Abilities

Sedentary - Lifting up to 10 pounds maximum and occasionally lifting and/or carrying such articles as dockets, ledgers and files.   Walking and standing are required only occasionally.

Work Environment

Moderate - Occasionally exposed to extreme atmospheric conditions (temperature, noise fumes, dust, etc)

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

Concord Engineering Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Level:  Senior (5+ Years' Experience)
Job Type:  Salaried
Starting Salary $:  120000

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

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