Electrical Engineer

Chatham Engineering is a well established mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection design engineering firm providing consulting services throughout the southeast.

Chatham Engineering has an opening for a motivated and driven electrical engineer.

Candidate will be expected to prepare lighting, power and communication construction documents with engineering design and considerations relating to lighting and power distribution systems and code research for commercial, medical and/or educational related projects.  Candidate must be able to interact professionally and clearly with clients both verbally and in written form.  Experience using AutoCAD, REVIT and/or Microstation software is preferred.


  • 1-4 years experience designing lighting and power distribution projects using CAD software applications.


  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering.  FE Certification preferred.


  • Working knowledge of Autocad, REVIT or Microstation software.
  • Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • The ability to work a regular schedule of 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday-Friday and overtime as required.
  • Knowledge and experience working with other engineering disciplines and architects.
  • Ability to multi-task, appropriately prioritize workflow and complete tasks.
  • Client service oriented, self-starter and team player.
  • Ability to solve problems.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Ability to perform site visits and assessment.

Health, Wellness and Work Benefits:

  • Health and RX insurance program.
  • Vision and dental coverage available.
  • Short term and long-term disability insurance.
  • Life Insurance

Financial & Retirement Benefits:

  • Base compensation and bonus plan.
  • Simple IRA Plan – Company match of up to 3% of employee contribution.

Paid Vacation, Holiday and Sick Leave:

  • 2 weeks annual paid vacation time the first 10 years.  Increases to 3 weeks at 10-year anniversary.  Increases to 4 weeks annual paid vacation at 20-year hire anniversary.
  • 2 weeks of annual sick leave, begin accruing after first 6 months.
  • 7 paid holidays annually.

Professional Development Benefits:

  • In-house training provided.
  • On site professional development hours and continuing education made available.

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