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Central Texas Electrical Business Class Lead



Other Engineering
San Antonio, TX, USA
Posted on Tuesday, April 2, 2024
Central Texas Electrical Business Class Lead - (178586)

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Central Texas Electrical Business Lead, we'll count on you to:

  • Establish client relations and be involved with marketing and client development activities.
  • Manage the technical and operational activities of the electrical discipline.
  • Prepare/review project budgets and scopes for the electrical discipline and track budget status.
  • Schedule and coordinate all work performed inside the discipline.
  • Establish work priorities and project assignments for staff.
  • Monitor scope of work and scope changes.
  • Facilitate and encourage coordination with other discipline groups.
  • Conduct interviews in support of the hiring of new staff for the section and provide new employee mentoring.
  • Establish employee goals and conduct employee performance reviews.
  • Schedule and conduct section meetings to discuss productivity, workload and quality control issues.
  • Advance the skill level of personnel through training, education, experience, etc.
  • Coordinate with the electrical discipline managers of other business group locations to review workload, project status, and staffing requirements.
  • Prepare/review electrical engineering scope of work and budgets/estimates for proposals.
  • Monitor changes in codes, regulations and client standards and keep staff up to date on current industry practices
  • Implement any required changes into the electrical design standards, procedures, and deliverables.
  • Perform quality control reviews.
  • Serve as a Project Manager occasionally and/or Task Lead when applicable.
  • Perform project engineer duties when required.


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Architectural Engineer with an Electrical emphasis required.
  • PE license is required.
  • Minimum 10 years design experience of electrical systems for large complex buildings/facilities
  • Strong communication, listening and mentoring skills.
  • Experience mentoring junior staff.
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments.
  • Good leadership and organizational skills.
  • An attitude and commitment to be an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Preference given to local candidates.
  • Experience and interest in sustainable design including credentials in high performance building design similar to LEED
  • Experience in design calculations, specifications, and preparation of construction drawings for corporate/commercial development, industrial, federal or mission critical projects.


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Primary Location

: United States-Texas-San Antonio


: Building Engineering


: Full-time

Employee Status

: Regular
BusinessClass: Building Electrical

Job Posting

: Mar 22, 2024