Morrison Hershfield

Junior Electrical Engineer

2 months ago
Requisition #
2017 - 3636
# Positions



Our committed team of engineers and designers provide services to many client sectors, including transit, institutional, industrial and educational. We are currently seeking Junior Electrical Engineer to complement our Electrical team in the Atlanta Office. This candidate will work under close supervision and direction of Senior Electrical Engineering staff, and where the primary engineering focus will be in Data Center and Mission Critical projects.


The successful candidate is expected to learn and perform project assignments within defined standards developing electrical designs for mission critical facilities, learn how to exercise judgment in selecting and interpreting information with review by senior or intermediate level engineers, and work closely with Project Managers, Project Architects and Senior Electrical Engineers. There will be occasional fieldwork and light travel requirements.


Morrison Hershfield is committed to having an inclusive and diverse workforce, with recruitment free of discrimination, ensuring all candidates are given a fair opportunity for employment. We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities.





  • Prepare electrical construction drawings and specifications, under direction and supervision of members of the architectural, structural and mechanical design team(s).
  • Prepare designs for electrical utility provided power distribution, standby power distribution (UPS generators), lighting, lightning protection, utility provided operational and monitoring control systems for missions critical facilities,  grounding, and fire alarm conceptual systems.
  • Learn how to document progress/results through the preparation of memos, minutes and reports as a record of events.
  • Assist in conducting site visit surveys of buildings for the purposes of collecting design information related to electrical service, fire alarm, grounding and lightning protection as they relate to telecommunications facilities design.
  • Learn how to prepare field information documentation of site visit surveys.
  • Assist in review of shop drawings and equipment submittal for compliance with data center or telecommunication facilities construction document requirements.
  • Adhere to corporate quality control and assurance processes for all electrical design work.
  • Assist in the preparation of electrical engineering analyses for projects to include short circuit, device coordination, and arc flash hazard studies, voltage drop studies, photometric lighting calculations, demand load calculations, and generator and UPS sizing calculations. Training will be provided
  • Proven familiarity with NFPA 70 National Electrical Code or demonstrate ability to become familiar within a short time.
  • Expected to learn and become well-versed in the supporting Codes essential to Mission Critical Projects.
  • AutoCAD Proficiency is a must, Revit experience is a plus.






  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering with Power and Facilities Option
  • Prior experience in Electrical Engineering, Facility/Infrastructure Power projects in an engineering consulting environment an asset
  • EIT or desire and ability to achieve same within NCEES.



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