Electrical Engineer - Industrial Power

Job Title
Electrical Engineer – Industrial Power

Job Type

Bachelor’s Degree

10 – 20%

Wichita, KS

MKEC Engineering, Inc.
Electrical Engineer – Industrial Power
Wichita, Kansas

MKEC is a multi-disciplined engineering and planning firm providing professional design services for 6 major service areas on a national scope through our 200+ associates located in Wichita, Kansas City, and Oklahoma City. Our history includes 35 years of solid growth through the development of employees and loyal clients.  We value creative problem solving and personal initiative within the context of a true team-oriented culture. Our employees have a can-do attitude and understand the importance of client service. If you possess these skills and attitudes and are attracted to the leadership opportunities of a growth environment, MKEC might be right for you.

MKEC is seeking an Electrical Engineer for its Industrial / Energy group located in our Wichita, Kansas office. Engineering projects will include refining, gas processing, and other related process facilities. This position is available due to growth opportunities.


  • Prepare electrical equipment specification for MCC’s, Switchgear, Substations and electrical equipment selection.
  • Review specifications, drawings and vendor equipment documentation from both within the electrical engineering
    discipline and with other engineering disciplines for compliance with the project requirements.
  • Apply design knowledge in power distribution, grounding, lighting, control systems and equipment specification &
  • Complete projects with the specified electrical deliverables such as equipment supplier bid evaluation, load list, electrical equipment, cable and conduit schedules, generator sizing, one-line diagrams for low & medium voltage, hazardous area classification drawings and ground grid design.
  • Ensure adherence to industry standards and building codes.


  • Demonstrated experience with electrical design projects including coordination with other engineering disciplines for oil & gas facilities.
  • Demonstrated experience in low & medium voltage power distribution (including power system design), equipment/protective device sizing and power system studies.
  • Demonstrated experience with single line diagrams, area classifications, power and control schematics, wiring design, raceway design specific to tray and conduit systems, lighting and grounding design and electrical installation details.
  • Understanding of engineering specifications with motors, transformers, switchgear, MCC’s, VFD’s, soft starters, and UPS systems.
  • Highly organized, self-motivated and able to handle multiple project tasks. Excellent presentation and written communication skills, time management and organizational skills are required.
  • Ability to work under the pressure of deadlines, be self-directed, exhibit good business judgment and the ability to handle confidential information appropriately.
  • PE license is preferred.
  • Proficient user of MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel and Internet)
  • Compliance with MKEC and client drug/alcohol and safety programs.

MKEC offers a competitive compensation package in addition to the following benefits:

  • Group Health Plan
  • Dental Plan
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Holiday Pay
  • Disability Insurance – Short & Long-Term
  • Life Insurance / AD&D
  • Flex Spending Account
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Profit Sharing Pension
  • YMCA Reduced Membership
  • YMCA Wellness Coach

MKEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer