New Graduate – Junior Electrical CAD Designer

Full-time Position, Available on: 2024-02-05

Looking to take the next step in your career? Hatch is currently seeking a highly motivated Junior Electrical Designer to join the team in Pittsburgh, PA. The Electrical Designer is responsible for the production of electrical models and drawings in accordance with project requirements under the supervision of the Lead Electrical Designer. We manage our clients’ entire project lifecycle from studies to building assets, operating the assets, and developing efficiencies. Join our team and become part of a community that strives for positive change–providing the best solutions for our clients’ toughest challenges!

Key Responsibilities:

Work under the supervision, mentorship and guidance of a Senior Electrical Designer / Engineer
Produce and maintain technical and engineering drawings using 2D/3D CAD software as required
Produce designs and drawings for electrical systems, i.e. motor control center schematic diagrams, protection block diagrams, cable schedules, single line drawings, power distribution layouts, general arrangement drawings and grounding/earthing designs
Complete cable tray/rack routing and design 3D modelling
Apply the requirements of IEC/IEEE/or local codes/standards as applicable to the respective project in executing electrical design work
Check drawings prior to release
Ensure coordination with designers and engineers of other disciplines
Perform clash detection of models with other discipline models
In conjunction with electrical engineering staff, produce detailed engineering drawings and documentation for identified and approved concepts/projects
Participation in formal engineering review processes
Verify on-site condition and dimensions relating to existing facilities.

Preferred Qualifications & Skills:

Proficient in the use of AutoCAD or MicroStation
Ability to design in a 3D environment
Knowledge of industry or regulatory standards, regulations and codes

Requirements for all sectors:

To live our manifesto. Our vision and values that set us apart from our competition, put our planet first, and make each day a step toward positive change. Read more here: Hatch Manifesto
Perform assignments related to your sector.
Assist with preparation of detailed design for projects.
Support preparation of drawings from detailed notes and specifications
Coordination with other technicians/engineers on projects
Provide support to Senior Engineers and Designers as and when needed.

What we offer:

Ability to apply your skills to challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects, while working alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people.
An exciting work environment involved in constantly evolving industry.
The opportunity to receive excellent mentorship from industry experts.
Challenging career with countless opportunities
Stability and consistency – our role here at Hatch are long term full time. You are joining the Hatch team and family to grow your career in a way that suites you best.
Expected growth at Hatch:
You will be able learn about the different sectors, processes, people and culture that drives our business.
You will learn from others and develop relationships with your managers, colleagues, etc.
Growth in our communities locally, but also thinking globally.
In 3 ways: Experiential, Exposure, and Education:
Experiential: 70% of learning is on the job, hands-on!
Exposure: 20% of learning- Talking with others, mentoring, professional development groups!
Education: Courses (online or in-person)- often created by Hatch specific to your role!
Company gatherings, happy hours, social interaction to build strong work relationships.
Social Activities: After work events (Top Golf, Barcadia, Virtual escape room)
Regional networking
Young Professional Groups (YP)
Orientation- young professional presentations/panels to start your career at Hatch.
YP (Young professional) Presentations- what it’s like to work on site.
KEG sessions (Keep Education Going)
PDP (Professional Development Program)

All applicants must submit a copy of their transcript (official or unofficial) with their application.

Company: Hatch

1600 West Carson Street #1
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Contact: Catie Catie Cohn
(412) 497-2033