Regional Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Design Lead
Austin, TX  / Round Rock, TX  / Minneapolis, MN 
Posted 15 days ago
Job Description

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.

HDR is seeking an experienced Regional Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Design Lead.

The Regional Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Design Lead will report directly to Transportation Mobility Electrified Practice Lead. The primary responsibility for this position will be the design and implementation of vehicle charging infrastructure. The Regional EVSE Design Lead will work cooperatively with the Resources Electrification Mobility Lead for work schedules, coordination, report development and perform project deliverable quality control.


  • Provide technical advice and assistance to team, clients, and technical personnel.
  • Provide technical delivery and task support on projects.
  • Provide electrical engineering design for electric vehicle charging station projects. Design includes development of one-line through the schematic design development and contract document phase of a project
  • Establish meetings and participate in reviews with various governing and permitting agencies for code compliance
  • Coordinate project workload to deliver documents on schedule
  • Conduct work sessions at the project sites in conjunction with the Project Manager and other disciplines
  • Review electrical documents for areas of conflict with all disciplines
  • Coordinate closely with civil and geotechnical engineers to develop a complete design package for electric vehicle charging stations.
  • Write/edit electrical specifications and select equipment for charging systems, electrical systems, and devices
  • Coordinate with and assist affected disciplines with addenda, Request for Information (RFI), Construction Progress Reports (CPR) and change orders, and take responsibility to incorporate agreed-upon changes into the project documents
  • Provide construction contract administration as needed
  • Conduct quality assurance/quality control on the work of other Electrical Engineers, Electrical Coordinators or Technicians
  • Participate in meetings with clients, contractors, and vendors to support business development activities
  • Perform other duties as needed


  • Develop and review technical specifications and design plans and construction documents.
  • Develop and review engineering design plans, specifications, and cost estimates at different design levels.
  • Develop and evaluate technical specifications for charging equipment.




  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering; Civil and Mechanical Engineering degrees with experience in EVSE design will also be considered.
  • A minimum of 2-years' experience designing electric vehicle charging stations
  • 5+ years' experience in electrical design (lighting/power/systems)
  • Design experience adhering to National Electrical Code and county, city and state codes, ordinances and standards
  • Registered Professional Engineer, PE
  • Strong computer skills, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office and electrical design software
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must


  • Experience in EVSE design desired
  • Previous experience with an architectural/engineering or engineering consulting firm desired


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-Austin
Other Locations: United States-Texas-Round Rock, United States-North Carolina-Raleigh, United States-Washington-Seattle, United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis, United States-Texas-San Antonio, United States-Oregon, United States-Colorado-Denver, United States-Oregon-Portland, United States-Washington
Industry: Highway + Road
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
BusinessClass: Highways
Job Posting: Dec 2, 2021

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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