Director of Electrical Engineering

We are looking for a highly motivated Director of Electrical Engineering to be part of our Washington, DC office.  As the Director of Electrical Engineering, responsibilities will include:

  • Leading, directing and supervising electrical engineering operations.
  • Managing electrical engineering activities and approach over a range of processes.
  • Developing goals, policies and objectives for the department and functions.
  • Reviewing technical concepts of major projects and solving technical problems.
  • Managing concerns of the project such as cost, completion date and resource allocation.
  • Providing expert resolution of issues and monitoring integration of work.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • A minimum of 15 years’ design experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field. Master’s Degree is preferred.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Revit and MS Office.
  • Registered PE in Maryland, DC or Virginia is preferred.
  • LEED certification is a plus.
  • Proven ability to successfully lead department, teams and manage projects.
  • A strong track record of engineering management, performance, unit cost control and employee development.
  • Experience in project management techniques with the ability to concurrently handle multiple project assignments.
  • Must have a complete knowledge of electrical design and corresponding terminology.
  • Experience with laboratories/medical facilities design.
  • Excellent work ethic and attitude.
  • Good communication and time management skills.
  • Interpersonal communication skills, combined with organizational skills, the ability to plan, balance and prioritize work.

Global Engineering Solutions offers all qualified employees a competitive benefits package including paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; medical, dental and vision coverage; flexible spending accounts; life insurance; 401(k) retirement plan and more!

Engineering With Us

Global Engineering Solutions (GES) is an engineering, program management and construction management firm specializing in mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering (MEP & FP). As one of the premier engineering firms in the area, GES is recognized as a leader in the design of facilities for healthcare, science and technology, education and commercial clients.