Power Engineers Project Engineer in Boise, Idaho

Project Engineer



Department:Power Delivery Boise Overhead Line Group


Project Engineer

Job Summary

POWER Engineers is currently seeking a Project Engineer to join our Power Delivery Overhead Transmission Line Department in our Boise, Idaho office. This person will be part of a dynamic team that provides engineering services to our clients across the country and abroad. At POWER you will have the opportunity to lead important and innovative projects with diverse clientele while enjoying the benefits that come with a 100% employee owned company.Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading, supporting, and coordinating the following:

  • POWER Culture

  • Foster our culture of “Do good work, Have fun, Make money”

  • Develop innovative client-focused solutions

  • Demonstrate a high level of personal initiative

  • Encourage growth, engagement, and accountability among team members

  • Work in a team environment to solve and build strong internal and external relationships

  • Project Support

  • Prioritize work and manage multiple projects under budget and time constraints

  • Manage and develop project estimates, schedules, bids, and engineering support

  • Evaluate design options, criteria, and routes for technical merit

  • Lead transmission design efforts with projects ranging from 34.5kV-500kV

  • Prepare and check design deliverables including plan and profiles drawings, material selection, and construction specifications

  • Preform quality reviews for both internal and subcontractor deliverables

  • Understand construction standards and requirements for high voltage line work

  • Coordinate with contractor and subcontractors to ensure client satisfaction

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor degree in Civil or Electrical Engineering

  • Experience with PLS-CADD, PLS-POLE, and PLS-Lite

  • Understanding of NESC, GO-95, ANSI, ASTM, ASCE, and IEC standards

  • Experience using the Microsoft Office software suite

  • The candidate must have strong command of the English language with good written and oral communication skills in order to work effectively with internal team members and external client personnel

Preferred Education/Experience

  • Five (5) or more years’ experience in transmission line design as outlined above

  • Liscensed Professional Engineer

  • Experience with AutoCAD/Microstation, MFAD, and Mircosoft Project is strongly preferred

  • Knowledge of transmission line routing, field program planning, project management, EPC projects, and line construction

  • Master’s degree in Engineering or Business

At POWER Engineers, Inc. you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you will have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diverse and unique initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. We encourage new ideas and fresh approaches and most importantly, we strive to be our clients’ first choice. These traits – and deep technical skill – account for our success.

Have fun, do good work, make money. As an 100% employee-owned company, we strive to make POWER Engineers an appealing place to work, where we perform projects that we find challenging and in which we excel. We provide competitive compensation, a full benefit package, professional development, and an appealing work environment. POWER Engineers is a unique and fun engineering firm, which may be contradictory to some, but it works well for us.