Transmission Design Line Engineer

Full Time


    • ("Transmission Line" OR "Transmission Design" OR "Electric Panel Design") and ("Design Engineer")

    Job Description

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    Position: Lead/Sr. Transmission Design Line Engineer
    Locations: Houston TX, Austin TX, Chicago IL. (Transmission Design Line Engineers)
    Type of Employment: Fulltime
    Primary Function:
    Performs engineering work with a focus on transmission line design including both civil and electrical practices. Requires knowledge of transmission systems from 34.5kV to 500kV with familiarity with basic principles related to line design and practices related to this specialization. Successful candidates may be placed in job titles ranging from Design Engineer I and Design Engineer II, Engineer, or Project Engineer based upon experience and knowledge in the field.
    Duties & Responsibilities:
    Employee may be called upon to perform any or all of the following functions:
    Generate cost effective design for high voltage electrical transmission lines
    Represent the Engineering department and participate in inter-department meetings
    Attend meetings with customers as needed to support the Sales department and the engineers
    Monitor team progress and activities to ensure projects remain on schedule, within budget and exceed customer expectations
    Able to perform transmission line engineering work independently
    Balance innovation and standardization of work processes
    Project Engineer level individuals will ensure that projects meet quality and schedule objectives
    Travel out of town for short periods of time as required by assignments
    Other duties as requires
    Minimum Qualifications / Experience:
    Bachelor degree in Civil or Electrical Engineering, or equivalent degrees, from an accredited university.
    Experience in transmission line design; successful candidates will have at least 3 years; experience in transmission line design with more senior level positions requiring 7 years or more in hands on design. Senior level applicants must be a licensed professional engineer with ability to become licensed in multiple states or must be able to gain license within one year of hire.
    Experience in preparing cost effective designs in an EPC environment
    Knowledge and understanding of transmission engineering, including routing issues, conductor selection, structure determination, plan and profile development, material takeoffs, etc.
    Knowledge and understanding of structure and foundation design
    Knowledge of common engineering application software, particularly such tools as PLS-CADD
    Knowledge and understanding of engineering standards including NESC, IEEE, ASCE, ACI and ANSI that apply to transmission design
    Extensive knowledge of design documents and drawings necessary to complete a project
    Effective oral and written communication skills.