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Transmission Line Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH130704
  • Location: USA, New York
  • Sector: T&D, Utilities
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 13/02/2019

This position will offer you the ability to apply and expand your knowledge of transmission line engineering, including conductors, hardware, insulation, structures, foundations and electrical principles.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead a project design team
  • Responsible for the quality/schedule/budget of the transmission line engineering deliverables
  • Required to apply engineering stamp on the drawings prepared under his/her responsible charge
  • Design high voltage transmission lines of 69kV to 500kV range
  • Provide cost analyses, development of design criteria, routing and siting of transmission lines
  • Work with experienced engineers and mentor less experienced staff
  • Work with a diverse client base and interact with the client and other project teams
  • Occasional travel for site visits and client meetings
  • Develop proposals and cost estimates for new work
  • Work with vendors and clients to specify transmission line components

Minimum Qualifications

  • Current PE registration in the US and ability to register in in the North-East US States
  • BSCE or BSEE from an ABET- accredited engineering program
  • Solid working knowledge of the PLS-CADD suite of design software tools and well versed in the design of wood, steel, and concrete pole structures - experience in lattice tower design a plus
  • 7 or more years of experience as a member of a project team in observing project schedules and budget constraints on diverse transmission assignments
  • Proficiency with any of the following programs: PLS-TOWER, SAG10, LPILE, MFAD, ArcGIS, CDEGS, AutoCAD, MicroStation
  • Proficiency in writing and providing support documentation for engineering calculations
  • Familiarity with design codes and standards: NESC, IEC, CSA, IEEE, ANSI, IBC, ASCE

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.