Low Voltage Systems Designer - Albany, NY

ALB821608

DPS Group is seeking experienced Low Voltage Systems Designer for our growing engineering team in Albany, NY. This individual will be an integral part of the engineering design group, working alongside our engineering managers, architects, and project managers in performing technical design and specification. The Low Voltage Systems Designer will work on the planning and implementation of Fire Alarm, Life Safety, IT, AV, Security, Access Control, and Public Address systems for various projects. Experience in clean room, laboratories, advanced technology/semiconductor, biotech, pharma, or life sciences industries highly desirable.

Category:
Engineer Electrical
Location:
New York
Years of Experience Req.:
5+
Date Posted:
24/02/2021
Days Remaining:
18
Employment Type:
Full-time
Education Level Req.:
Associates degree preferred

Summary

DPS Group is seeking experienced Low Voltage Systems Designer for our growing engineering team in Albany, NY. This individual will be an integral part of the engineering design group, working alongside our engineering managers, architects, and project managers in performing technical design and specification. The Low Voltage Systems Designer will work on the planning and implementation of Fire Alarm, Life Safety, IT, AV, Security, Access Control, and Public Address systems for various projects.  Experience in clean room, laboratories, advanced technology/semiconductor, biotech, pharma, or life sciences industries highly desirable.

 

Responsibilities and Requirements

  • Prepare construction documents for Fire Alarm, Life Safety, IT, AV, Security, Access Control, and Public Address systems.
  • Perform construction administration and field work as required.
  • Follow and work to improve company standards for low voltage system designs.
  • Experience surveying and assessing existing buildings and associated low voltage systems to document existing conditions.
  • Experience in construction administration (submittals, RFIs, construction site observations and documentation).
  • Produce low voltage system engineering drawings in AutoCAD and/or Revit.
  • Edit and produce low voltage system reports and specifications.
  • Participate in team coordination activities with other disciplines, sub-contractors, and Clients.
  • Able and willing to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including safety shoes, hard hats, safety glasses, fire retardant clothing, cut-resistant gloves, and other PPE as required per the requirements of clients’ safety policies when required.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Skills and Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years of experience creating construction documents for low voltage systems.
  • Experience in the design of Fire Alarm systems and knowledge of relevant codes.
  • Knowledge of IT infrastructure including horiz756588.511692ontal cabling, telecom room design and pathways.
  • Knowledge of AV infrastructure for projectors, displays, sound systems, public address systems.
  • Experience with designing security systems including IP cameras, NVRs, and access control systems.
  • Hands on experience creating floor plans, wiring diagrams, rack elevations, and riser diagrams.
  • Takes ownership of assignments, can work both independently and as part of the team.
  • Ability to multitask on multiple projects and work independently.
  • Experienced in the use of AutoCAD and/or Revit to produce engineering drawings.
  • Working knowledge of National Electrical Code and International building codes.
  • Familiarity with AV/ Security and BIICSI standards.
  • Certification such as RCDD and CTS are highly desirable.
  • Strongly motivated, well organiz756588.511692ed, and shows professional initiative.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and challenging environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills (English).
  • Local candidates preferred. Will entertain relocation for candidates with directly related experience.
  • Ability to provide valid work authoriz756588.511692ation for US employment.

 

 

The Company

DPS Group is a global EPCMV firm offering full-service solutions within the Life Sciences (pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical technology) and Advanced Technology (semiconductor, data center, and solar) industries. DPS is dedicated to delivering successful projects with a ‘client-first’ mentality and personal touch across a range of market sectors: Project and Program Management, Procurement, Design, Construction Management, Health and Safety Management, Commissioning, Qualification, and Start-up. 

 

 

 

DPS Engineering Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities.  DPS does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by country, regional or local law.

 

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