Jobs Description

  • Mid Level Transmission Engineer
  • Full Time
  • Overhead Transmission Line Design
  • Orlando or West Palm Beach, FL
  • Negotiable
  • February 2, 2017
  • March 30, 2017
  • March 30, 2017

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be capable of performing in a lead role to guide a project team through the design of high voltage (69-500kV) transmission lines using PLS-CADD and other related software. The candidate would also lead the creation of construction documents including plan and profile drawings, structure loading trees, foundation, assembly drawings, and provide field support during construction.

In this role, it would be expected that the candidate plans, schedules, conducts and coordinates work requiring judgment in the independent execution of complex engineering tasks, manages assigned budgets, schedules, and quality requirements. This position requires an experienced and competent individual capable of successfully solving difficult problems that require adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures and criteria.  Must be capable of devising new approaches to problems encountered.

The selected individual may be asked to participate in the identification and hiring of newer, less experienced engineers and would also be asked to play a prominent role in their training / guidance.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in civil, electrical, or mechanical engineering from accredited program. PE certification strongly preferred, but is not mandatory.  4 years’ experience in the field of high voltage overhead transmission line design. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.  Excellent written & verbal communication skills.

Compensation and Benefits:

EDS offers very competitive salaries and an excellent benefit package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, two weeks’ vacation; flexible work schedule and more. Great opportunity for advancement; outstanding opportunity for career growth.

 

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