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  • By: Job 4engineer
  • Posted: December 21, 2019

Job Description

The NYC Department of Design & Construction, Division of Public Buildings, seeks a Design Reviewer (Electrical). The selected candidate will perform a comprehensive review of design and/or constructability documents from consultant engineering services and In-house design for DDC’s capital construction program. The Design Reviewer will be responsible for: project scoping, design and/or constructability review of consultant drawings and specifications (utilizing Blue-Beam), site inspections and reports, ad hoc technical investigations; condition surveys; in-house design (utilizing AutoCAD and BIM), lighting calculations and providing technical expertise and support services for client-agency projects. The candidate will interface with clients, consultants, contractors, and technical staff.
Minimum Qual Requirements
(1) Four (4) years of full-time, satisfactory experience in electrical engineering work; and
(2) A valid New York State Professional Engineer’s License. Current New York State registration as a Professional Engineer must be maintained for the duration of your employment.
A masters degree in electrical engineering from an accredited college or university, accredited by regional, national, professional or specialized agencies recognized as accrediting bodies by the U.S. Secretary of Education and by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) may be substituted for one year of the electrical engineering experience required in “1" above.
Preferred Skills
Candidates should possess a minimum of five years of experience in commercial and institutional design/review experience in lighting design, light and power distribution, fire alarm, security, and multi-discipline design and construction-related issue resolution, including preparation of detailed sketches, construction documents, specifications and reviewing shop drawings of projects between 5 and 15 million dollars in construction cost. Familiarity with lighting design programs such as Dialux, sustainable design concepts and LEED requirements, most current NYC Energy Conservation Code, Electric and Building Codes, Energy Analysis for Building Code Compliance, and renewable energy systems. The candidate must be proficient in AutoCAD, Microsoft Office; have excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written skills; and the ability to resolve multi-discipline design and construction issues.