Electrical Project Engineer

Ballinger is seeking talented and forward-thinking Electrical Project Engineers with 4 to 10 years’ experience to join our interdisciplinary project teams, and to contribute to the design of the electrical systems for our clients. As an Electrical Project Engineer with Ballinger, you will enjoy outstanding opportunities for innovation, creative problem solving, and direct collaboration with project team members.


  • Lead moderately complex projects (or multiple smaller scale projects)
  • Work under the direction of the Chief Engineer or Senior Project Engineer directly on projects
  • Interface and lead coordination with all disciplines during the design/coordination phases
  • Interface with the client in design presentations
  • Direct and perform engineering on projects: maintain work plan and monitor progress of design, detailing, and drawing production throughout design phases to meet deadlines
  • Write work plans and review weekly to confirm schedule alignment
  • Mentor junior staff assigned to your projects
  • Develop or have expertise in Ballinger’s project types: health care, academic/lab/research, and corporate/lab
  • Travel when required
  • Produce basis of design reports, systems matrices, and preliminary design reports
  • Produce specification sections and interface with specifications administration
  • Produce field site visit reports

The candidate must possess strong production, analytical communication and production skills, and be able to perform well in a design environment.


  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • PE registration
  • CAD + Revit proficient
  • Excel, Word, and Analysis Software Proficient
  • Well-developed analysis and engineering evaluation skills
  • Developing knowledge of contractual and liability issues
  • Developing knowledge of construction administration process and procedural knowledge
  • High level of responsiveness and collaboration with contractors and clients
  • Advanced client relation skills
  • Developing work planning, time management, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Advanced professional judgment
  • Full COVID vaccination required

Ballinger is a workplace where ambition is welcomed with career development, mentorship, and leadership opportunities, a workplace where ideas will always be more important than hierarchy. Ballinger offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.