Electrical Engineer

  • Binghamton, NY
  • Full-time

Company Description

Founded in 1946, McFarland Johnson is a multi-disciplined engineering firm whose continuing success is driven by two simple concepts:


  • - Focus on Clients
  • - Focus on Employees


The Result - Today, McFarland Johnson (MJ) is a recognized leader in infrastructure planning, design & construction management, serving the daily needs of communities throughout the United States.


MJ focuses its creativity by serving the transportation, buildings, environmental & land development markets. Because MJ is a fully employee-owned company, clients can be reassured by the fact that a committed owner will be working at every level of their project.


Our focus on clients means collaborating with them to simplify a complex world to achieve the goals of the project. Our focus on employees means creating a preferred and rewarding environment that provides our employee-owners the opportunity to reach their full potential.

Job Description

Our Binghamton, NY office is growing with diverse projects in public, private and commercial buildings types. A focus on sustainable design practices and promotion of innovative techniques are prime factors in our success. We are looking for an Electrical Engineer with 5-7 years of experience in project delivery for electrical building design.


Candidates for this position will possess the following attributes:


  • Ability to work with a team of engineers, designers and technicians;
  • Passion for sustainable and green design and a dedication to the promotion of innovative technologies;
  • Capacity to perform all technical work, review work, engineer larger/complex projects, select systems and equipment, and to oversee standards and production;
  • Good management skills to maintain schedules and budgets on all group assignments;
  • Ability to maintain overall teamwork quality;
  • Willingness and capacity to assist with business development activities.
  • Ability to perform client presentations, interface with clients and assist in developing a business base with new clients.


5 - 7 years experience should include lighting, power distribution, grounding, fire alarm, security systems, telecommunication, and control/signal systems for institutional, commercial healthcare, private industrial and governmental facilities. Candidates should be self-starters able to make an immediate contribution to the team.


Other qualifications include:


  • B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering;
  • Professional Engineer Registration preferred, or eligibility to obtain;
  • LEED(tm) Accredited Professional preferred;
  • Certified Energy Manager or Commissioning Agent preferred;
  • Ability to supervise CADD Technicians and Jr. level designers/engineers;
  • Extensive knowledge of electrical systems and equipment, and have a working knowledge of NEC, NFPA and Life Safety Codes;
  • Ability to use AutoCAD and AutoCAD design software;
  • Excellent verbal communication and technical writing skills required

Additional Information

McFarland Johnson offers a comprehensive benefit package, including a 100% employee owned ESOP.


All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.