Current Job Opportunity

Senior Electrical Engineer

Washington, DC
ELES Staff Augmentation
Career Level
Delon Hampton & Associates, Chartered a minority-owned, professional consulting engineering services firm headquartered in Washington, DC, currently has an excellent opportunity for a talented and energetic, Senior Electrical Engineer.

Brief Description: This role requires professional electrical engineering work of a complex nature. This position serves as the electrical systems design manager and is responsible for overseeing the review and coordination of all electrical design.


  • Work with Authority electrical engineers, technicians, and consultants. In coordination with the General Engineering Consultant electrical staff, develop electrical design criteria, plans specifications as guidance for stage and section designers;
  • Review engineering criteria, directive and standard drawings, and specifications related to electrical systems;
  • Review drawings, specifications and computations developed by Section Designers for electrical systems equipment such as switchgear, electrical panels, power control components, motors, pumps, escalators and elevators, cables, and heating devices;
  • Review recommendations for tests and control procedures for elevator and escalator equipment;
  • Represent the organization on matters pertaining to electrical systems and equipment for elevator and escalator services;
  • Prepare electrical design drawings and specifications for elevator and escalator operations;
  • Update Single Line Diagrams as appropriate utilizing AutoCAD;
  • Perform duties related to clients' lighting designs;
  • Perform PLC Programming;
  • Familiarity with the following protocols: Modbus RTU or TCP/IP, Ethernet IP, DeviceNet, Profibus, and ProfiNet; and
  • Familiarity with Fire Alarm Systems.


  • A bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or a related field;
  • A minimum of seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience in electrical engineering, especially in design and related functions, to include task management experience, which is preferred;
  • Or an equivalent combination of post high school education and a minimum of eleven (11) years of progressively responsible experience in electrical engineering, especially in design and related functions, to include task management experience, which is preferred;
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer in one of the signatory jurisdictions of the clients' compact, i.e., District of Columbia, Maryland, or Virginia. (Position is not intended to stamp and seal documents).
  • Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of electrical engineering and how it relates to field construction and equipment installation, as per applicable codes and standards;
  • Knowledge of, or the ability to rapidly acquire a knowledge of, the Authority's electrical engineering guides, specifications and related rules and regulations;
  • Skill in preparing designs, cost estimates and technical engineering reports; and
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization, both orally and in writing.

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Delon Hampton & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer for VEVRAA protected veterans and all other protected classes. DHA is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. We encourage minorities, women, protected veterans and disabled individuals to apply. Click here for EEO law and policy in English. Click here for EEO law and policy in Spanish.

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