Manager Electrical Engineering

Location: White Plains, NY, US


The Manager Electrical Engineering develops and supervises engineers responsible for developing designs, specifications and engineered solutions for various electrical equipment and systems’ problems or improvements.


  • Review performance of engineers; establish work performance goals and review individual goals each appraisal period.  Recommends staff additions, promotions, salary increases, and develop the shift schedule.
  • Ensure inspections and evaluations of existing conditions for various electrical equipment and systems for proper installation, problem identification and trouble shooting, or improvements are properly conducted.
  • Provide direction to and review the electrical design and drafting personnel in the development of the project drawings.
  • Review and approve work produced by other engineers, including the designs and specifications ensuring complete, accurate and detailed modification packages, specifications, drawings and documentation.
  • Ensure staff produce clear, concise, complete and articulate reports which explain recommendations
  • Oversee prioritization of requests to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Ensure coordination of  work with other disciplines and departments for the successful development and execution of the project.
  • Oversee inspections and evaluations on vendor products to ensure engineering requirements and Authority needs are satisfied.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Expert knowledge of commercial and industrial facilities and their various electrical systems and components.
  • Expert knowledge of and extensive familiarity with current codes, standards, and regulations.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated performance as a leader on multi-discipline team projects.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • Knowledge of NYPAs policies and procedures.

Education, Experience and Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • New York State Professional Engineers license.
  • Minimum of 12 years of applicable experience.
  • Management experience or experience leading a team.

Physical Requirements

  • Approximately 10% travel primarily within NY State.
  • Ability to access all areas of the plant and conduct physical evaluations of grounds and equipment including ability to work at high elevations.
  • NY State Driver’s license required


The New York Power Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer                       

Nearest Major Market: White Plains
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City