Job Code: #770 Title: Civil / Structural Transmission Engineer Job Type: Direct Hire Job Location:
Responsible for civil/structural engineering including detailed design for high voltage transmission line projects up to 500kV in support of Transmission Engineering group. Depending upon complexity of the project, the candidate may prepare, provide guidance, or assist in preparing the structural design of foundations and structures for electric transmission projects - including physical layouts and/or structural/site layouts and associated civil calculations.
Detailed knowledge of NESC code requirements and transmission & structure design software (PLSCADD, PLS-Pole, PLS-Tower, Sag10, AutoCad, etc) is required. Candidate will be responsible for working closely with other engineering and design team members to coordinate overall design package and requirements. Other duties include developing technical specifications, providing direction and guidance to drafters and designers, directing the flow of drafting and designer duties, insuring design schedules are met, including regularly providing project status updates to project engineer.
Responsible for handling multiple projects and providing a detailed design package that complies with applicable transmission engineering design standards and all safety codes.
Graduate of four year college or university with Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (BSCE)
8 to 10 years experience as a practicing engineer or state registration as a Professional Engineer
Proficient in Engineering theories and principles
Proficient in practices of researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations
Ability to deal with a variety of individuals from various socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds