Jobs Description

  • Senior Transmission Line Engineer
  • Senior Transmission Line Engineer
  • Full-time
  • 5-10 years
  • North Palm Beach
  • Competitive
  • Yes
  • January 25, 2018
  • January 25, 2018
  • January 25, 2019

JOB SUMMARY:

The incumbent will be responsible for the detailed engineering design of high voltage (transmission 69 – 500 kV) power line projects.  These projects are to include entire new facilities, as well as major additions, rehabilitation, replacement, clearance, and reconductoring of existing electric power lines.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Plans, schedules, conducts and/or coordinates detailed phases of engineering.
  • Determines and documents project estimate, scope and schedule; sets and evaluates design options and criteria.
  • Works with client and/or construction contractors to develop best design.
  • Proofs in-house engineering projects. Attention to details required.
  • Manages project e-files for projects within the department.
  • Provides thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondence, documentation, and calculations.
  • Continually improve job-related, engineering, technical and professional knowledge, skills and performance.
  • Serves as a mentor for younger engineers.
  • Periodically conducts field visits to collect data.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 5-10 years of experience in designing transmission lines.
  • BS degree in civil/structural or electrical engineering.
  • PE Registration preferred.
  • Structural design and/or geotechnical experience is a plus.
  • PLS CADD experience required. PLS-Pole, PLS-Tower, PLS-Caisson experience is a plus.
  • Experience with foundation design software such as MFAD and LPile are a plus.
  • Proficient in MS Excel and other MS suite of products
  • Experience in utility based construction and operations are pluses.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Managerial and leadership skills.
  • High attention to details is required.
  • Ability to work independently and think analytically.
  • Work as a strong team player.
  • Effective time managment and logical decision-making ability.
  • Strong focus on quality.
  • Ability to prioritize work and manage multiple projects within budget and time constraints.