Electrical Engineer

The future you want is within reach.


At PCL, we build the places where life happens and find camaraderie in the process. We're a community of builders committed to building better communities. That's why we're always looking ahead, and not just to the next project or what's next in our industry.


Here's how an Electrical Engineer for our Bakersfield office contributes to our team:


  • Performs and applies quantity takeoffs of project drawings
  • Manages contract progress, reporting, and change management.  
  • Maintains contract with more complex subcontracted scopes and subcontract administration, including defining work scope, answering inquiries, and monitoring progress. 
  • Reviews and understands broader contract obligations as per the responsible project and work scopes. Assists site manager in project start-up activities.  
  • Participates in reviews of subcontractors’ submittals for compliance with scope, design documentation, and coordination with other disciplines against the design documentation prior to forwarding to the design team for their review.  
  • Assists with site inspection by the design team for installation deficiencies.  
  • Ability to identify potential risks on project scopes and/or the project.  
  • Other duties as required.  


  • Bachelor’s degree electrical engineering preferred or a degree in construction management, engineering, architecture preferred, or equivalent experience. 
  • 2 plus years of construction experience in an operational role preferred. 
  • Detailed knowledge of construction equipment and techniques, drawings and specifications, project health, safety, environment (HSE), quality, building materials, and required standards as per subject area. 
  • Ability to apply basic engineering/problem-solving principles to construction challenges. 
  • Verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. 
  • Proven flexibility and ability to work in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Planning, organizational, and time management skills with the ability to multitask, prioritize own work, and direct-report tasks. 
  • Able to create and lead schedules a comprehensive scale.  

PCL is an innovative, employee-owned company comprised of people who find passion in their profession and take pride in doing great work every day. Our work powers the infrastructure and utilities that are essential to daily life and our projects are the scene of vacations, careers, education and healing. We are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for because we are committed to supporting and developing our teams.


PCL combines numerous pay and benefit strategies to provide a comprehensive and competitive total rewards package. The total rewards package includes an employee share purchase offering, discretionary annual performance bonus, comprehensive benefits & wellness programs, retirement plan plus matching and career development programs.

The PCL Companies celebrate diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating equitable opportunities and an inclusive environment for all employees and applicants. We make employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability or veteran status.

Should you require an accommodation during the application process, please contact us at careers@pcl.com with the position and location you are interested in.

Together, we can build success and a better future. Let’s get started!


Employee Status: Regular Full-Time   

Company: PCL Industrial Services, Inc. 

Primary Location: Bakersfield, California 

Job: Electrical Engineer

Requisition: 2144 

Nearest Major Market: Bakersfield