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Transmission Engineer -(Austin, Dallas, Houston, Chicago, New Orleans)

  • Location: Houston, 77034
  • Salary: 90000 to 160000
  • Job Type:Direct Hire

Posted about 1 month ago

Per Se Group has an exciting new opportunity for a Transmission Engineer with our leading client in power generation. In this role, you will perform engineering work with a focus on transmission line design including both civil and electrical practices.

•    Generate cost effective design for high voltage electrical transmission lines
•    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
•    Project Engineer level individuals will ensure that projects meet quality and schedule objectives
•    Travel out of town for short periods of time as required by assignments

Preferred Skills and Expertise
•    Bachelor degree in Civil or Electrical Engineering, or equivalent degrees, from an accredited university 
•    5+ years of xxperience in transmission line design
•    Knowledge and understanding of transmission engineering, including routing issues, conductor selection, structure determination, plan and profile development, material takeoffs, etc
•    Knowledge and understanding of structure and foundation design
•    Knowledge of common engineering application software, particularly such tools as PLS-CADD
•    Knowledge and understanding of engineering standards including NESC, IEEE, ASCE, ACI and ANSI that apply to transmission design
•    Knowledge of transmission systems from 34.5kV to 500kV 
•    Experience in preparing cost effective designs in an EPC environment

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