Electrical Designer

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:
– Prepare and develop arrangement and detail FEED, studies, and detail design drawings of high technical quality and professional consistent presentation ensuring clarity and ease of construction
– Assist in the preparation of 3D models
– Ensure work complies with MDR and project QA and/or QC systems and procedures
– Apply basic technical skills and knowledge to complete assigned work
– Continue developing skills to efficiently complete repetitive tasks
– Manage own time to meet deadlines set by others
– Become fully familiar with including the identifying Contract Scope concerns of as Work, early as specifications, practicable, schedule, and all inter-discipline
– Recognize changes to scope and notify the Discipline Lead Designer
– Interface with all disciplines to develop clash-free designs
– Interface with other disciplines to obtain input for Discipline designs and drawings
– Liaise with other discipline support groups to ensure clearly defined interfaces, deliverables, and schedules are met
– Document substantive communications (communications that result in significant decisions or assignment of actions), and forward copies to the Discipline Lead Designer and Discipline Supervisor
– Assist Discipline Lead Designer in preparing estimates for proposals and job scope changes
– Review all project design documentation for detailed technical interfaces
– Research Customer standards and procedures to prepare project-specific design procedures and standards for submission to the Customer for approval
– Set up the Discipline Master design drawing and document files
– Prepare Discipline deliverables such as: – Detailed design drawings
– As-built drawings

– Review drawings issued by other disciplines and incorporate the required data into Discipline drawings
– Review vendor drawings and documents and incorporate required vendor data into Discipline drawings and documents
– Perform design verification through single discipline checks (SOC) and assist with inter-discipline checks (IDC), providing comments to the Lead Designer
– Prepare, issue, and update material and weight data take-offs
– Assist Fabrication as required in the resolution of construction difficulties relating to design problems, clashes, etc.
– Monitor progress and maintain the deliverables register on an ongoing basis
– Ensure compliance with the Project Execution Plan and the timely completion and archiving of drawings and documents
– Keep the Lead Designer and/or Senior Designer apprised of all activities, progress, and concerns
– Participate in design reviews and audits
– Capture lessons learned and entered them into MDR’s Lessons Learned system
– Develop a basic understanding of MDR’s business and the customers it serves
– Prepare Electrical Design deliverables such as: – One-line diagrams
– Schematics
– Interconnection and wiring diagrams
– Block diagrams
– Area classification drawings
– Conduit and cable schedules
– Power layout drawings
– Earthing/grounding layout drawings
– Lighting layout drawings
– Electrical cable tray drawings
– Electrical building drawings
– Electrical support drawings
– Electrical drawing indexes
– Lighting design calculations
– Cable sizing

– Prepare bills of material and perform material take-offs for electrical items including cables, lighting fixtures, cable trays, cable glands, termination kits, and MCTs
Reports to:
Project: Lead Designer
Functional: Supervising Department Manager
Liaise With: Electrical Engineers, other Electrical Designers, and Senior Electrical Designers
Supervises: May be required to assist or provide guidance to trainee designers