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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/ Counter Professional

Posted: July 11, 2020
Email Resume: Mike Wall at

Industrial Electric Supply

Summary: The Inside Sales/Counter Professional coordinates the sales of the counter with other departments to ensure all aspects of each project and sale are compatible, trains staff to fulfill client needs, and ensures all projects meet customer deadlines.

Reports To: President
Primary Job Responsibilities
•             Answers all Customer inquiries regarding products, pricing, lead times, technical questions and general client concerns timely, accurately and completely.
•             Enters orders and Quotations accurately and in a timely fashion.
•             Continually maintains a high level of professionalism with Clients and Suppliers.
•             Stays updated on product knowledge and information related to and changes in Company Policies.
•             Strives to maximize the profitability of every transaction.
•             Communicate effectively, resolve conflicts, and quickly corrects all service deficiencies.
•             Tracks project performance to ensure the successful completion of short- and long-term goals.
•             Performs cycle counts and investigates discrepancies, as needed.
•             Runs job profitability report to verify customer invoice and vendor invoice were accurately entered in proper period.
•             Processes credit card charges, payment discrepancies, refunds, returns and miscellaneous charges accurately and completely.
•             Complies with established company work rules, policies, and procedures.
•             Actively engages with other members of the company to continuously strive to improve processes, create efficiencies, reduce cost, and increase profitability.
•             Cooperatively takes on other duties, roles, or responsibilities, as assigned.
•             Preferred Qualifications
•             High School Diploma Required.
•             College Diploma Preferred
•             Excellent communication and administrative skills
•             Exceptional organization and time management skills
•             Ability to meet all assigned deadlines

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Customer Service / Office / Administration Personal

JOB: Controller

Posted: September 3, 2020
Email Resume: Please contact for a complete job description and application.

Company: FourGen Holdings

FourGen Holdings is a family of companies, including Continental Electrical Construction Company and Continental Energy Solutions.
Working in FourGen provides:

  • the opportunity to work with a seasoned staff of employees;
  • training to learn the details of your job, and expectations regarding interaction among teams;
  • a safe, harassment-free, and inclusive job environment.

Controller Summary
Assists the Chief Financial Officer with the financial activities of the holding company and subsidiaries, both personally and in collaboration with accounting staff. The person in this position interacts with all other departments in all organizations to complete duties associated with the role. The Controller works in the Holding Company Accounting Department and reports to the Chief Financial Officer.
Primary requirements and qualifications:

  • Demonstrate extensive knowledge and understanding of the General Ledger
  • Perform month end closing activities
  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
  • Education/ Experience-Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field, from a four-year college or university; or five years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 

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Other Positions

JOB: Driver

Posted: July 11, 2020
Email Resume: Mike Wall at

Company: Industrial Electric Supply

Summary: Drivers always show up for work on time and thrive in a team-oriented environment.
Reports to: Production Manager

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Delivers a wide variety of items timely, efficiently, and effectively.
  • Routinely follows delivery driving routes and time schedules.
  • Loads, unloads, prepares, inspects, and operates the delivery vehicle timely, efficiently, and effectively.
  • Cooperatively rotates through multiple stations per shift.
  • Cooperatively follows all established work instructions.
  • Ensures that every product assembled operates properly before it goes to the next station.
  • Timely informs supervisors of any part or equipment defects to ensure prompt response to the problem.
  • Properly utilizes the tools, instrumentation, and calibration equipment.
  • Effectively communicates with other stations on the assembly line.
  • Maintains a clean and safe work space according to the established housekeeping standards.
  • Routinely notifies the Production Manager of any pending tickets, convictions, infractions, suspensions, or revocations of your license, registrations, or certifications.
  • Actively provides the Production Manager with a Driving Abstract from the Illinois Secretary of State verifying your driving records every three (3) months.
  • Properly services all equipment.
  • Conserves resources and supplies to facilitate minimum waste.
  • Complies with all safety processes and procedures.
  • Complies with established company work rules, policies, and procedures.
  • Actively engages with other members of the company to continuously strive to improve processes, create efficiencies, reduce cost, and increase profitability.
  • Cooperatively takes on other duties, roles, or responsibilities, as assigned.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must have a valid Driver’s License and maintain an adequate driving record.
  • High school diploma/GED preferred.
  • CDL License preferred
  • 2+ years’ experience in delivery driving, general assembly work, or specialized training.
  • Ability to commit to flexible schedule and prompt arrival for shifts.
  • Experience with power and hand tools a plus.
  • Basic math and communication skills required.

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