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Job Summary

An opportunity for an Electrical Engineer Intermediate is available with Facilities Planning and Development at University of Michigan Health. The position reports to the Manager of Engineering, and you will perform a variety of engineering work in planning and design of the various electrical systems used in UM Health facilities.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Why Join Michigan Medicine?

Michigan Medicine is one of the largest health care complexes in the world and has been the site of many groundbreaking medical and technological advancements since the opening of the U-M Medical School in 1850. Michigan Medicine is comprised of over 30,000 employees and our vision is to attract, inspire, and develop outstanding people in medicine, sciences, and healthcare to become one of the world’s most distinguished academic health systems.  In some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance this world-class institution. Work at Michigan Medicine and become a victor for the greater good.

What Benefits can you Look Forward to?

  • Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage effective on your very first day
  • 2:1 Match on retirement savings

Responsibilities*

  • Performs a variety of engineering work in planning and design of the various electrical systems used in healthcare facilities.  These systems include power, lighting, and various specialty systems (nurse call, security, data, etc).  Coordination, and/or participation in the preparation of estimates, and/or plans and specifications for several concurrent new building, building renovation, and/or infrastructure upgrade projects. Able to put together a set of Construction Documents (CDs) for execution by turnkey, or bid & award construction process. Such projects may be single discipline or multi-discipline.
  • Works with and manages external architectural/ engineering consultants in the design and construction industry.  Review and comment upon completed construction document packages, studies, and other such planning documents.
  • Participate in the construction phase portion of the project in the preparation and/or review of request for information (RFI's), bulletins, contract change documents (CCD), etc. Review shop drawings, perform field inspections, and punch lists, etc.
  • Has troubleshooting involvement in, and coordination with, the operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems, including power distribution, emergency power, lighting and other specialty systems.
  • Responsible for participating in professional engineering committees to establish design guideline requirements for the institution.

Required Qualifications*

 Bachelor degree in a recognized field of science or learning which is directly related to the duties of the position. 

1 - 3 years professional experience. 

Candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills.

Desired Qualifications*

Experience as an Electrical Engineer in the planning, design and construction of electrical systems within commercial/ institutional facilities.

A Professional Engineer license, or track to becoming licensed.   

Familiarity with all normally encountered office automation software (Microsoft products, email, etc) and AutoCAD design experience.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days.  The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

 

U-M COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

COVID-19 vaccinations are now required for all University of Michigan students, faculty and staff across all three campuses, including Michigan Medicine, by the start of the fall term on August 30, 2021.  This includes those working or learning remotely.  More information on this policy is available on the Campus Blueprint website or the U-M Dearborn and U-M Flint websites.