Power Engineers Sr. Distribution Engineer in Columbus, Ohio

Sr. Distribution Engineer

Location:Columbus

State/Territory:Ohio

Department:Power Delivery Distribution Services Group III

Description

Sr. Distribution Engineer

Job Summary of Roles and Responsibilities:

  • The qualified candidate should be familiar with the design and operation of utility electrical systems which they can apply their knowledge for developing new designs.

  • The ability to apply engineering calculations to various project challenges to develop the most complete and competent design.

  • Lead multi-discipline teams with varying skillsets

  • Lead multiple concurrent projects

  • Communicate directly with the client and key stakeholders to successfully complete projects and develop new opportunities.

  • Perform quality reviews of project deliverables

Required Education/Experience

  • A Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Math or Science

  • 7+ years of direct electric utility experience either directly with a utility, as a consultant to a utility, or a combination of both

  • Knowledge of the design and operation of overhead and underground distribution lines (4 kV through 35 kV).

  • The qualified candidate should be experienced with utility standards, joint facilities design, compatible units, and construction package development.

  • Familiarity with distribution design software, both overhead and underground, the National Electric Safety Code, and utility best practices.

Desired Education/Experience

  • A BSEE degree

  • A masters or continued education will be evaluated

  • Prior utility experience

  • Working experience and relationships with Northeast regional utilities

  • Exposure to utility Geographical Information Systems (GIS); GE Smallworld, ArcFM, etc.

  • Exposure to Work Management programs such as STORMS

  • Electrical loading and analysis programs such as CYMEDIST and CYMETCC

  • Distribution design software including but not limited to: Pull Planner, CYMCAP, O-Calc, SPIDACALC, Pole Foreman, CAD

  • Strong command of the English language and possess good written and oral communications skills

  • Travel should be expected

At POWER Engineers, Inc. you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll 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 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.

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