Electrical Engineer

Location: St Louis, MO

Department: Engineering

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

Bilfinger Industrial Services, Inc. is seeking an Electrical Engineer at our Corporate Ballwin, MO location with a strong background in power and/or instrumentation & controls. This position requires a self-motivated individual to assist with design, development, and commissioning of power, instrumentation, and controls related projects for our industrial clients. Bilfinger Industrial Services offers complete electrical engineering and building services design capabilities for manufacturing, industrial, institutional, and commercial facilities.


  • Specify, design, and verify all aspects of low and medium voltage power distribution, instrumentation and controls, lighting, grounding, and heat tracing.
  • Create and review electrical equipment specifications.
  • Perform electrical engineering studies and calculations. Develop schematic drawings, wiring diagrams, MCC single line diagrams, control panel layouts, device plan drawings.
  • Review Shop drawings and vendor documentation.
  • Responsible for executing projects on schedule and with-in budget.
  • Clearly communicate concepts and ideas with clients and construction personnel.
  • Read and Interpret P&IDs and General Arrangement Drawings.
  • Develop proposals and project hour estimates.
  • Specifying process instrumentation and developing instrument data sheets.


  • Requires a BSEE and 5+ years of electrical design experience.
  • PE License
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, written and verbal communication skills, time management and organizational skills are required as well as knowledge of manufacturing, industrial and electrical systems.
  • Good working knowledge of the NEC and NFPA standards.
  • Candidate should be comfortable working on a project team, and must be able to assume the role as lead engineer or as working as a design electrical engineer supporting other lead electrical engineers on large projects.
  • Working knowledge of PLC based control systems, motor drives, and the ability to read schematics.
  • Experience with AutoCAD, SKM Powertools, and Revit is a plus
  • Experience in consulting environment as well as industrial facilities.
  • Working knowledge of VFDs, motor starters, control relays, MCCs, and process instrumentation is a must.
  • Proactive and capable of working independently.
  • Experience with network architecture; Ethernet, DeviceNet, ControlNet, & Fiber optics networks.

From innovative engineering ideas to precision project management, Bilfinger Industrial Services delivers the solutions that meet client needs and fuel growing economies.  Join a team where integrity, quality and the seamless integration of skills are the working standard.  Bilfinger offers excellent benefits and competitive salaries.

Bilfinger Industrial Services is an equal opportunity employer.

Please visit our website for additional company information at www.is-usa.bilfinger.com

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