The Building People
Requisition Number: 2018-097
Job Title: Electrical Engineer
City: Hampton
State: VA

Company Description

The Building People is a recognized leader in real estate facilities services. Our global organization delivers total lifecycle solutions for clients that integrate technology, buildings, and people to solve today's complex challenges for building owners, occupiers and stakeholders. We empower our clients to maximize the workplace experience and reduce costs without sacrificing quality and reliability. Our strategy leads clients towards the future of facilities through a connected real estate model that propagates new norms to deliver organizational efficiency, sustainability, and savings.

Electrical Engineer

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Description/Job Summary

The Building People, LLC, has a position open for a full-time Senior Engineer (Electrical Engineer).  The successful candidate will provide Electrical Engineer Services on Joint Base Langley-Eustis (JBLE), Langley Air Force Base (LAFB), Virginia (VA) in a manner that shall ensure continuous and reliable service.  

The Electrical Engineer shall, at a minimum:

  • Work with Project Managers to ensure proper integration of electrical services for all projects.
  • Coordinate project requirements with the end user, Air Force staff agencies, Contracting Squadron, and CES leadership to ensure proper implementation of required services.
  • Be familiar with and adhere to all instructions outlined in the 32 series Civil Engineer AFIs.
  • Be responsible for the design, procurement and implementation of all assigned projects.
  • Provide Technical Solutions, Independent Government Cost Estimates for electrical engineering materials and services by others as well as Technical Reviews for assigned projects.
The Electrical Engineer shall, at a minimum:
  • Be responsible for the design, procurement and implementation of all assigned project’s electrical requirements.
  • Validate the requirements for proposed design/construction projects through consultation with program officials in customer organizations.
  • Engineer technical solutions for electrical systems designs to include life cycle management, preventive maintenance, and monitoring.
  • Research for any needed technical solutions and respond accordingly.
  • Interact with A/E firms providing project direction, project decisions, project feedback, project coordination, project scheduling, and project final approval/recommendations.

Required Education

Successful completion of a professional engineering degree. To be acceptable, the curriculum must be in a school of engineering with at least one curriculum accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) as a professional engineering curriculum.  

In addition to the education requirement the candidate must also demonstrate specialized facility design experience. 

 Project Manager Professional (PMP) certification desired.



Competitive benefits include: 

  • Medical & Rx
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Life Insurance/AD&D
  • Long Term Disability
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay

All positions require a background check after acceptance of our offer. The selected candidate will be eligible to begin employment before the background check has been finalized.  However, continued employment will be contingent upon the results of your reference/background check from The Building People, LLC. Your position may require special credentialing, clearance, and access as a condition of employment.  In the event the government or client does not sponsor or approve your clearance, it may result in termination of your employment. 

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We are an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

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