St. Louis, Missouri

Bernhard's core mission is delivering innovative engineering, construction, and energy solutions that empower our clients and promote a sustainable future. Bernhard is comprised of four divisions: Mechanical, Electrical, Engineering, and Development, each with a distinct identity and service offerings. The intersection of our capabilities enables Bernhard to provide turnkey Energy-as-a-Service ("EaaS") solutions to our clients. At the same time, our divisions continue working in the market sectors and communities that the Company has traditionally served. Bernhard's vision is to be the leading EaaS provider in North America through the delivery of excellent, high-value service and innovative solutions for our clients.

Purpose and Essential Duties

This position will assess building electrical systems while performing technical on-site surveys and in-office analysis on assigned projects. The analysis will include participation in technical studies, investigations, and the development of renewable energy, energy efficiency, EV charging, demand response, and deferred maintenance scope on assigned projects. Assist in the production of projects that are on time, within budget, and meet the requirements of industry standards & codes and client specifications. Specific responsibilities include:
  • Conducts site surveys to determine existing facility conditions either independently or with senior-level staff/project manager. Assists in identifying and preparing renewable energy, energy efficiency, EV Charging, demand response, and deferred maintenance scope.
  • Performs electrical system calculations and analysis including reading and editing one-line diagrams.
  • Interacts in meetings with owners, clients, and/or architects as needed either independently or with senior-level staff/project manager; prepares meeting notes.
  • Designs and prepares drawings for electrical systems for projects.
  • Assists the development team in coordination with other disciplines including mechanical systems, energy modeling, financial modeling, lighting, design, etc.
  • Attends in-house and external training sessions to obtain knowledge in necessary technical areas related to building systems.
  • Participates in industry organizations and attends events, meetings, and activities.
  • Upholds Bernhard's owner advocacy philosophy and organizational core values.
This position is Full-Time, Exempt, and reports to the Director of Electrical Systems.

Required Education, Experience, and Qualifications
  • Engineering or technical degree.
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills and aptitude.
  • Highly proficient in Excel and Word.
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in written format.
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively to meet deadlines while on survey.
  • Ability to use technology and apps for collecting data while on survey.
  • Passion for quality and client satisfaction.
Preferred Education, Experience, and Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from a four-year ABET accredited university.
  • Passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam.
  • 1-3 years of energy-related client interface for an engineering design firm.
  • Experience with building energy services in the health and higher-education field.
  • Experience with electrical design drawings.
  • Participation in industry organizations and attends events, meetings, and activities.
Travel Requirements
  • 25% - 50% travel. Valid driver's license is required.
Physical/Work Environment Requirements
  • Able to walk, stand, climb, and kneel on job sites.
  • Able to sit or stand at a desk for long periods of times.
  • Able to lift up to 15 lbs.
Don't meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that diverse candidates are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At Bernhard, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Women, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities, and participate in the e-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other classification protected by law.

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St. Louis, Missouri

Bernhard is one of the largest privately-owned engineering and contracting firms in the nation with 2,000 employees in 25 locations. We have a rich history of providing high quality, client-focused engineering and contracting services for clients across the nation. With 100 years of energy and infrastructure project experience, we serve healthcare, education, commercial, government, and industrial clients throughout the United States. We combine development, financing, design, construction, and operations to deliver turnkey Energy-as-a-Service solutions. By leveraging expertise across our firm, we can address our client’s needs at any and every stage. Our turnkey solutions reduce energy use, risk, and cost so that our clients can focus on their everyday work.

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