Job details

San Diego
$150k - 220k per year
Job Type
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6-month contract-to-hire position

The successful candidate should be a collaborative leader focused on driving technical team success with an excellent understanding of medium voltage underground utility distribution permitting, design and construction. They should also have a thorough understanding of relevant California codes, standards, jurisdictional agencies and regulatory oversite.

The responsibilities of this role also include, but may not be limited to, the following:

  • Performs various management, leadership, people accountability and quality responsibilities for the program technical team including subcontractor deliverables
  • Responsible for interpreting, organizing, executing and coordinating technical assignments
  • Multi-discipline knowledge of engineering and construction; importantly; underground electrical distribution systems and associated civil and electrical engineering work packages
  • Ability to define scope and selection, research, specify, and recommend equipment to reduce time and costs for designing and constructing underground electricity distribution systems
  • Manages program technical team delivery including remote and subcontract staff
  • Facilitates design reviews with internal and external clients
  • Provides technical expertise for studies and design efforts
  • Presents complex technical solutions to clients
  • Performs quality control reviews of work developed by others
  • Provides estimates for the engineering task, budget and schedule
  • Applies strong knowledge of utility standards, guides, specifications, and procedures specific to working in California such as G.O.128 and G.O.95
  • Ensure that the technical and safety standards are maintained in all aspects of design work

The energy practice provides a wide range of services from consulting and engineering design to energy engineering, energy procurement and construction (EPC) for power, energy efficiency, and renewable energy clients. Our understanding of the big picture - and the interconnection between generation, distribution, storage, and the demand side of the meter - allows us to deliver holistic strategies that improve and modernize next generation energy infrastructure. We connect knowledge and experience across our global framework to bring together a unique combination of engineers, planners, scientists, and project managers who advance cleaner, secure, and more sustainable energy solutions


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Civil or Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited program.
  • 8 years of relevant experience, including medium voltage underground utility distribution design and construction
  • Demonstrated experience in managing complex program/project technical teams
  • Demonstrated experience with California utilities
  • Valid driver's license w/ a clean driving record

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional Engineer (PE) strongly preferred
  • Experience in client facing role managing multiple disciplines
  • Deep knowledge of utility practices, industry codes and standards (NEC, NESC, IEEE, etc.).
  • Able to lead engineering tasks with strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Experience on full EPC, Design/Build projects from start to finish.
  • Field construction and commissioning experience
  • Consulting experience preferred
  • Experience on large, multi-discipline projects and programs
  • Proficiency in engineering analysis and modeling software
  • Fluency with Microsoft Office products, including Microsoft Excel
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills