• Transmission / Distribution Line (Engineer I, II & Senior) Engineer

    Title: Transmission / Distribution Line (Engineer I, II & Senior) Engineer

    Location: San Diego, CA

    Reports to:

    Industry Focus: Utility

    Number of positions: 4

    Immigration Status: US Citizen or Permanent Resident

  • Education/Experience

    Bachelor degree in Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from an accredited university. Knowledge and experience in transmission and/or distribution line design, along with experience. Licensed professional engineer or the ability to become licensed in multiple states.

  • Qualifications

    • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in actual hands on design work using PLS-Cadd & PLS-Pole
    • Experience in preparing cost effective designs
    • Effective oral and written communication skills
    • Knowledge and understanding of transmission engineering, including conductor behavior, conductor selection, structure determination, plan and profile development, material takeoffs, etc.
    • 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 for a complete a project
  • Duties & Responsibilities

    Employee may be called upon to perform any or all of the following functions:

    • Generate cost effective designs for high voltage electrical transmission lines
    • Evaluate and analyze existing transmission and distribution line systems to determine if applicable code is met
    • 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
    • Travel out of town for short periods of time as required by assignment