• Engineering
  • Waco, Texas
  • This position has been filled

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Position: Electrical Design Engineer

Classification: At Will

Reports to: Engineering Manager




A member of the technical staff, the Electrical Design Engineer is responsible for the design of new transformers up to full production. This includes specification reviews, development of program timelines and reports, design reviews, mechanical designs, customer submittal packages, pre-production builds, and transfers to production. The Electrical Design Engineer is also responsible for technical support of in-production transformers throughout the manufacturing process.

Essential Functions

  1. Perform various engineering tasks involving design, development, preparation of electrical and mechanical drawings, technical support, and assistance in testing.
  2. Design liquid-filled distribution-type transformers through electrical and mechanical interpretation of purchase specifications.
  3. Perform optimized calculations and computations to plan and implement specific transformer design procedures.
  4. Interact with customers to resolve technical issues.
  5. Assist Sales & Marketing Team with transformer designs for quoting purposes.
  6. Coordinate any necessary design revisions with production.
  7. Participate in project teams and all activities related to the development of new products.


  • Technical Capacity
  • Problem Solving/Analysis
  • Communication Proficiency
  • Accountable to Objectives
  • Customer/Client Focus
  • Organizational Skills
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products

Position Type & Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position, and hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. However, depending on workload there may be occasional longer days and occasional weekends if need be.

Required Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • 0-5 years experience in Design/Engineering.
  • Microsoft Office proficiency.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Education & Experience

  • Knowledge of Solid Works/CAD 3D/2D modeling experience.
  • Strong academic background in Electrical Engineering (Power & Electromagnetics).
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.

AAP/EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.

Other Duties

We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, or sexual orientation.

Application Requirements

  1. Submit a resume detailing your experience.
  2. Submit a cover letter explaining why you would be a great fit to join our Team.