Water/Wastewater Electrical and Controls Engineer

US-VA-Richmond | US-IN-Indianapolis | US-VA-Blacksburg | US-NY-Rochester | US-NY-Albany | US-NJ-Parsippany
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Engineering - Electrical


CHA Consulting, Inc. is currently seeking a Water/Wastewater Electrical Controls Engineer to join CHA for support of water and wastewater projects in our office locations of Blacksburg, VA; Richmond, VA; Indianapolis, IN; Rochester, NY; Albany, NY; or Parsippany, NJ.


 Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


  • Acts as a lead engineer in performing design work in the fields of control and instrumentation systems, power distribution, lighting, and communications for projects.
  • Performs QA/QC of electrical projects.
  • Coordinates with junior engineers and CADD staff on design.
  • Prepares proposals for new projects.
  • Participates in professional and technical associations.
  • Leads entry and junior level engineers.
  • Completes field assignments, when appropriate.
  • Other related duties, as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering required.
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant design work for water and wastewater plants and pump stations.
  • P.E. is required.
  • Instrumentation and Controls experience required.
  • PLC and DCS system topology experience required.
  • Knowledge of water and wastewater processes required.
  • Electrical power distribution and motor control required.
  • Knowledge of NEC and relevant NFPA codes is required.
  • AutoCAD and BIM experience is preferred.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Good interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Has a strong ability to work and/or lead in a team environment.
  • Familiar with QA/QC procedures and understands basic business practices and laws related to engineering.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.





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