Designer - Electrical

 

Title of position: Designer - Electrical (entry level to skilled)

Position type: Full Time

Pay range: $22-$33 per hour

Location: Westminster, Colorado

Kahuna’s Core Values focus on Safety, Confidence, Innovation, Balance and Family. We manage our business by our Core Values to ultimately provide a safe and productive work environment. Our goal is to create a workplace that employees are proud to be a part of and want to retire from.

General Characteristics: Kahuna is seeking an electrical designer with or without CAD experience but with strong technical abilities and a passion for drafting/designing industrial electrical drawings. This role will support and receive on-the-job training as needed from experienced senior electrical designers and electrical engineers. Project assignments will include designing electrical, instrument and control drawings for industrial facilities in the energy industry.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop electrical, instrument and control drawings using Kahuna pre-developed tools.
  • Assist with and review drawings of other less experienced designers and markup as necessary to represent a functional design with direction from experienced designers and engineers.
  • 3D modeling using Kahuna pre-developed tools.
  • Lead electrical design projects while coordinating with designers and engineers.
  • Understanding of electrical theory, industrial components and equipment
  • Understanding workflow from beginning to end of a project.
  • Coordinate with other design teams to ensure continuous flow of information concerning other engineering disciplines affecting the design execution of a project.
  • Functionally communicate technical and administrative project/task details, including correspondence via emails and general documentation.
  • Organize and prepare drawings for delivery maintaining security and confidentiality in a timely manner. Be able to juggle multiple small projects with conflicting deadlines, identify how to adjust priorities and stay proactive.
  • Basic understanding of engineering specifications and aware of applicable codes, materials, and their impact on design.

Required experience:

  • Must be a self-starter with initiative, hard worker who can work with guidance from experienced designers and as a member of a team.
  • Must be detailed oriented; precise and organized in handling of drawings.
  • Solid organizational skills required; must be able to prioritize and multitask.
  • High School diploma or equivalent and previous experience with CAD required and/or community college drafting/CAD courses preferred.
  • Basic computer skills and proficient in Microsoft office, Microsoft Excel, AutoCAD®, Bluebeam Revu.
  • Able to take direction, learn standards and follow through with standard operating procedures.
  • Computer skills, 3D modeling skills and proficient in Microsoft office, Microsoft Excel, AutoCAD®, Navisworks, and Bluebeam Revu, is preferred.
  • Electrical field or panel shop experience in power or controls; is desirable but not required.

 

How to apply: Please email your cover letter and resume to ^Kahuna-AdminServices@KahunaUSA.com. Kahuna is a DOT-regulated company, therefore this position will require that the candidate pass an initial drug screen and background check upon hire. Must be eligible to work in the United States.

Closing date: Open until filled

Kahuna offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, vision, and dental insurance, 401K participation, additional optional coverages, paid time off, and access to onsite exercise facilities. For information on Kahuna, including more information on our company culture, visit our website at www.KahunaUSA.com

Kahuna is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.