Elcon Associates is an electrical and systems engineering firm founded in 1975 and headquartered in Portland, Oregon. We specialize in power, communications and control systems, lighting, and rail systems engineering including traction power, overhead contact systems, signals, corrosion control and systems integration. We provide comprehensive electrical engineering services for a wide range of projects within the following market segments – Rail & Transit, Utilities & Power, Renewable Energy, Airports, Industrial & Commercial Buildings, Marine Ports, and Water & Wastewater.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO

Prepare AC and DC single line diagrams, metering and relaying schematics
Prepare substation equipment layouts, conduit and cable layout
Prepare power, lighting and grounding plans
Prepare conduit and ductbank schedule
Prepare cable and circuit schedule
Work with an overhead contact system (OCS) specialist to prepare OCS pole layout and wiring diagrams
Develop equipment procurement and installation specifications
Develop construction cost estimates
Conduct load flow, short circuit analysis, protective device coordination and arc flash hazard analysis
Perform voltage drop and grounding calculations
Familiar with various electrical software tools including SKM PTW, EasyPower, ETAP and ASPEN
Occasional travel/driving may be requested
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS – Electrical Engineer

BSEE or BSEET degree, from an accredited university preferably with a power option
3 - 5 years of experience
The candidate must have strong command of the English language with good written and oral communication skills in order to work effectively with design team members and client personnel
Must have a current PE license in the state of Oregon.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS – Jr. Electrical Designer
Recent BSEE graduate with minimum 1 year of electrical engineering work experience; could be on an internship or co-op basis can be applied
Engineer In Training certificate (EIT) or passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam
ATTRACTIVE PACKAGE 

Elcon encourages individual achievement and recognizes the strength of a diverse workforce. Elcon offers a competitive benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term and long-term coverage, 401(k) plan, vacation and sick leave as well as a creative and friendly office. Elcon is an equal opportunity employer.​​​​​​​

EMPLOYMENT TYPE
Full-time
PRIMARY LOCATION
Portland, Oregon
To apply for a position with us, please send your resume and a cover letter to our human resources department at hr@elcon.com or via mail to:
Elcon Associates, Inc.
12670 NW Barnes Road, Suite 200
Portland, OR 97229
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