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Electrical Engineering & Design


JOB: Lead Engineer

What are you searching for in your next job? The ability to work on exciting projects with a dedicated team? A company with a reputation for high quality standards? Working with the preeminent electrical construction contractor in Chicago?

For the right candidate, being part of Continental’s Engineering Team will provide the opportunity to:

  • Broaden experience by working on a vast array of projects – from mission critical data centers to tenant interior installations
  • Master advanced software, including SKM AGI 32 and SCYME/CAD
  • Engage creativity and hone problem solving skills
  • Develop leadership and communication skills while spearheading CAD/BIM modeling projects

Electrical contracting field utilizing electrical industry related skills.

Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Power Systems Concentration


  • National Electrical Code
  • Navisworks
  • NFPA 70 E 2015 (Arc Flash)
  • SKM Analysis
  • Neher McGrath Model
  • Auto CAD MEP
  • Microsoft Suite

Please send a Resume and Letter of Qualification to

JOB: Electrical Project Engineer

Electrical Project Engineer
Epstein is an established and well respected 96 year old Architecture, Engineering and Construction firm. The firm is headquartered in Chicago, with an office in New York, and international locations in Poland and Romania. Our beautiful corporate office is located in Chicago’s West Loop, convenient to transportation. We offer all employees a competitive wage and benefits package. Epstein is proud to be 100% employee owned. Epstein focuses on our community through our emphasis on community service, green initiatives and sustainable design delivering “best in class” creative project solutions.

The Project Engineer is responsible for the planning, control, and integration of engineering activities and the development of project deliverables to insure the success of their project. The individual designs power, lighting, and fire alarm systems for commercial, institutional and industrial facilities within a consulting engineering firm. The Project Engineer utilizes his or her creativity, foresight, and mature engineering judgment to anticipate and solve engineering problems, determine program objectives and requirements, and develop standards and guides for diverse engineering activities. The Project Engineer works closely with engineers and/or designers and delegates design responsibility and drawing production to them. The Project Engineer communicates with other disciplines to achieve a coordinated design. We are looking for the right person to mentor our well-qualified staff, interact with clients, and work with the rest of the team at Epstein.

General Responsibilities

  • Gains a full understanding of the project objective, scope, deliverables, budget implications, and other factors that impact design activities.
  • Establishes design criteria for specific projects.
  • Takes responsible lead in the design and detailing of engineering systems.
  • Manages the development of construction/equipment installation documents and project deliverables.
  • Performs analysis and design calculations or designates design and drawing activities to other project members.
  • Reviews and evaluates computer program and manual calculations for technical accuracy and compliance with established design criteria.
  • Coordinates with the project team and all design disciplines during the course of the project.
  • Performs field surveys and prepares associated reports.
  • Assists in preparing estimates of probable costs (i.e., for construction, equipment installation, etc.) at various stages of design.
  • Participates in preparation of project specifications.
  • Performs periodic design reviews; ensures designs follow specifications, codes and regulations, and contract requirements. Ensures technical and quality standards are maintained.
  • Reviews shop drawings for compliance with contract requirements and documents.


  • Degree in Electrical Engineering or Architectural Engineering with emphasis in Electrical Engineering
  • Registered Professional Engineer (preferred)
  • 7-10 years of successful project experience within a consulting engineering firm
  • Working knowledge of Revit, AutoCAD, Word, Excel, Outlook and discipline specific software packages such as SKM Power Analysis and AGI-32 Lighting Analysis
  • Expertise in engineering systems and related design principles
  • Awareness of other disciplines and the interrelationship of the various elements of design
  • Strong knowledge of the National Electrical Code and general building codes is a must
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • LEED Accreditation preferred

This is a great opportunity for an individual who wants to join a strong, successful and highly respected team. Our environment thrives on quality driven, multi-task oriented employees with excellent organizational, communication and problem solving skills.

Epstein is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to provide a fair and equal employment opportunity to all persons, regardless of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, veteran status, marital status, genetics, gender identity, transgender status, or on the basis of personal favoritism or other non-merit factors. Epstein hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of a person’s qualifications. Epstein is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

For more information on our company, please visit us on the internet at , and send your resume to:

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Sales & Marketing

JOB: Inside Sales

Posted: May 20
Email Resume:
Company: Priority Wire and Cable

Position Summary:

Priority Wire and Cable is looking for a highly motivated individual to join our Inside Sales Team. This is an excellent opportunity for an energetic individual with strong work ethics to join a stable, respected company which offers a competitive salary and benefit package. We are a growing and entrepreneurial company with a loyal and expanding customer base. You will be backed by unsurpassed inventory and service levels so the right candidate can focus on selling and not managing back orders or filling out reports. Working conditions are within an office of half a dozen or so other Inside Sales professionals.

Job Responsibilities include:
•             Daily contact via phone and email with existing (90%) and potential customers (10%) to quote business and pro-actively tele-market our product.
•             Manage pricing based on local market levels, inventory availability, and overhead costs to maximize profits and customer service.
•             Manage customer price sheets if applicable
•             Work in conjunction with manufacturer’s reps and regional sales people to grow business.
•             Evaluate customer needs to determine appropriate products or alternatives to meet job or project requirements.
•             Coordinate marketing activities with major distributors, including marketing and other programs or promos. Coordinate new customer set-up process. Collect data needed by accounts receivable to establish lines of credit. Determine appropriate line based on estimated volume.
•             Enter quotes and orders into computer system.
•             Occasionally visit customers in specific marketplaces to solidify relationship and/or develop new business.
•             Perform any other related duties as required or assigned.
Qualifications/Desired Characteristics:
•             Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university preferred
•             3-5yrs of related industry experience desired
•             Strong quantitative and analytical skills.
•             Detail oriented.
•             Open-minded self-starter with the ability to adapt, improvise and problem solve.
•             Ability to work independently as well as part of a team in a close knit office environment.



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JOB: Fire Alarm/ Sprinkler System Testing Technician

Posted: September 20, 2022
Email Resume:Susan Lanza at and Rocco Bartucci at

Company: Contech Fire Alarm Company

Since 1977, Contech The Fire Alarm Company has been providing fire alarm design, installation, service, and testing exclusively. Our reputation among our many satisfied customers is that of competence, honesty, and performance. We have invested heavily in people with experience and integrity.

Position:  Fire Alarm/Sprinkler System Testing Technician
Location: Rolling Meadows, IL


  • The Fire Alarm-Sprinkler System Tester performs assigned tasks at customer sites for fire life safety system services.
  • Assists in performing tasks to include visual and functional testing on fire detection systems and field devices in accordance with all national and local standards.
  • Maintains complete and accurate documentation of tests performed.

Required Knowledge Skill/Experience/Education:

  • MUST have minimum high school diploma/GED.
  • MUST have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.
  • Ability to work a full-time schedule.
  • MUST be able to possess a PERC card, if hired.
  • NICET for Water Base Systems (not REQUIRED)
  • NICET for Fire Alarm Systems (not REQUIRED)


  • $21 to $33 per hour (based on knowledge/skill/experience/certifications)
  • Union Benefits include Premium Health Insurance
  • Sick time and Vacation
  • 401K plan
  • Paid Parking/Mileage

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