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Electrical Engineer-Seattle area

20000001674 Requisition #

Discover your full potential. At Tetra Tech, we are working together for the future of our world. We combine engineering and science with advanced analytics and technology to solve the world’s most complex challenges. Our innovation hubs across the globe will enable you to share ideas and best practices while growing your professional network. Wherever you are in your career journey, you will benefit from working with world-class engineers, scientists and technologists.   


Join us today. You will be proud to be a part of a company built on Leading with Science.  


We are currently seeking an Electrical Engineer to join our team in the Northwest. The successful candidate for the Electrical Engineering position will work under the supervision of the Managing Electrical Engineer and will perform electrical design for a variety of municipal projects. This position is reserved for individuals that can demonstrate an ability to work independently, successfully adhering to project standards while adhering to delivery schedules and budgets on multiple simultaneous projects.  



  • Electrical systems planning, design and calculations;
  • Develop detailed electrical and control schematics;
  • Design medium and low-voltage power systems, lighting, grounding, lightning protection, fire alarm, security, telephone /data systems, wireless communications and other low-voltage systems;
  • Prepare project-specific technical specifications, using CSI Master Format and UFGS;
  • Incorporate design changes using AutoCAD and/or Revit;
  • Meet project schedules and perform work within budgetary constraints;
  • Assist in the preparation of status reports, basis-of-design descriptions, project manuals, responses to client comments, memoranda of understanding, and other project-related documentation;
  • Reasonably estimate level of effort required to perform electrical design tasks; 
  • Review submittals and provide responses to Requests for Information;
  • Accurately estimate electrical construction costs at various levels of project development



  • 3-6 years of experience in a consulting engineering role;
  • Professional Engineering (PE) license in Washington, or EIT with ability to obtain PE in 1-2 years;
  • Experience in permitting and coordination with Utility providers;
  • Excellent technical writing and communication skills;
  • Understanding of NEC and other regulations associated with construction of new and renovated buildings;
  • Experience with power systems analysis software (e.g., SKM Power*Tools, ETAP, Easypower, AmpCalc) and design of substations and medium voltage distribution systems;
  • Experience with the design of various facilities (primarily water and wastewater facilities);
  • Proficiency with the use of AutoCAD and Revit;
  • Valid unrestricted driver’s license     


  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, from an ABET accredited program

Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees— 20,000 associates working together to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Explore our open positions at https://www.tetratech.com/en/careers. Linkedin: @TetraTechCareers Twitter: @TetraTechJobs Facebook: @TetraTechCareers.    


Tetra Tech offers comprehensive benefit options that allow employees to design a plan based on individual needs and assists in planning for long-term financial security. Available benefits include health insurance, term life, disability, accidental death & dismemberment coverage, time off with pay (TOWP), 401k, and an Employee Stock Purchase Plan.  


Tetra Tech is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity and inclusion are among Tetra Tech’s core values. Throughout our history, the company has prioritized equitable inclusion of all people.  All qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, military or veteran status, gender, age, abilities, sexual orientation, and gender identity. We invite resumes from all interested parties.  Please visit our website at www.tetratech.com to see the array of diverse services and exciting projects we are currently working on.  


Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.   

Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran   

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