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Ghafari Construction Field Engineer- Electrical in Dearborn, Michigan


Ghafari Associates is looking for a CONSTRUCTION ENGINEER- ELECTRICAL to join the team. This role will be ON-SITE at the new FORD construction site in DEARBORN, MI.

Construction Field Engineer inspects, monitors and documents the work in progress on site for facility projects during construction, commissioning, final acceptance, and post-construction phases to ensure the work is executed in accordance with approved plans, specifications, and the project schedule.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Serve as a liaison between the contractor, architect and engineers

  • Review, comment, and approve construction documents

  • Review, comment, and approve shop submittals

  • Review, comment, and approve Request For Information (RFI’s) forms

  • Provide field checks and/or investigations as per request of office team

  • Gather site/facility photos during and upon completion of the project.

  • Attend construction meetings on behalf of AE Team.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering preferred

  • Professional Registration preferred but not required


  • 5 years of experience with construction and the administration of construction contracts.

  • LEED training preferred

  • ADA training preferred

  • Safety training preferred


  • Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Schedule, AutoCAD and Revit experience preferred

  • Excellent communication and written skills


Since 1982, Ghafari Associates has taken a personal approach to highly technical projects in complex markets including: aviation, manufacturing, healthcare, retail, hospitality, K-12 and higher education. As a global team of engineers, architects, process designers, and consultants we blend insight with technological innovation helping clients elevate their efficiency, sustainability, and impact.

Continuously rated a Top Workplace to Work ( , Crain’s Cool Place to Work ( , and a Best and Brightest ( company to work for in the US, Ghafari has made a name for itself through our culture, employee benefits, and portfolio of projects ( .

Over a quarter of Ghafari employees have diverse identities that are championed by our growing approach to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We provide flexible work environments allowing team members a schedule that benefits them, whether it is fully remote, hybrid or an in-office experience.

Through career mapping, Ghafari employees are encouraged to seek licensure, coached for knowledge growth, and provided opportunities for management and mentorship roles if interested. Our robust internship program recognizes undergraduate and graduate students from across the world, having an over 90% success rate of hiring our interns after graduation.

Join our team and work on forward-thinking projects all around the world. Ghafari’s global reach creates an environment where individuals can build professional relationships while building sustainable and cutting-edge facilities. Are you ready to take that leap? Apply now! (

Ghafari Associates, LLC is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities in the employment application process. If you need an accommodation due to a disability in order to use our online system to apply for a position at Ghafari Associates, LLC, you may apply for positions in the following ways:

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If there are any questions or additional accommodations that are required, please contact 313.441.3000 for assistance.

It is Ghafari Associates, LLC’s policy not to discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of a person’s race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, weight, height, marital, pregnancy or parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, status as a qualified individual with a disability or a protected veteran, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law or ordinance.

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Job ID 2022-2001

Job Location US-MI-Dearborn

Category Engineering