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Power Engineers Substation Civil/Structural Engineer in Freeport, Maine

Substation Civil/Structural Engineer

Location: Freeport

State/Territory: Maine

Department: Power Delivery Freeport Substation Dept


Substation Civil/Structural Engineer

Job Summary

POWER Engineers is currently seeking a Substation Civil/Structural Engineer with a strong civil engineering education and interest in performing engineering design activities for electrical substations. This position is in the Power Delivery Substation Department located in Freeport, Maine. Flexibility is available for a hybrid work environment (employee will need to live within driving distance of the office).

Roles and Responsibilities

  • All aspects of electrical substation civil design including permitting support, site design, foundation design, structure design, and control building design.

  • Development of civil construction specifications, cost estimates, engineering proposals, and project schedules.

  • Support of substation physical design with bus analysis calculations and coordinating with multiple disciplines on results.

  • Preparation of calculation packages to satisfy client and code requirements.

  • Occasional travel will be required.

Required Education/Experience

  • BSCE (Bachelor of Science in Civil/Structural Engineering) degree from an accredited college.

  • Ability to perform basic civil engineering tasks.

  • Ability to independently create calculation packages.

  • Mechanical reasoning skills and attention to detail.

  • Successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam, or the ability to complete the FE exam within one year.

  • 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.

Desired Education/Experience

  • 3 + years civil design experience.

  • Experience in electric utility substation design (15kV through 500kV) is a plus.

  • Experience with AutoCAD, MicroStation, RISA, MathCAD, LPile, and Civil 3D are beneficial.

  • Geotechnical background is a plus.

  • Professional Engineering license (PE) or the ability to obtain licensure and ability to obtain lincensure in multiple states.

  • Ability to successfully participate in multiple projects concurrently and manage budgets and schedules.

At POWER Engineers, you can have a rewarding career on every level. Our philosophy is simple: Do Good. Have Fun. Build Success.

You’ll work on fun and challenging projects and initiatives. You’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on society and the environment. And you’ll find the support, coaching and training it takes to advance your career.

Since we’re employee-owned, we get to make POWER a great place to work. That includes providing competitive compensation, professional development and a full benefit package:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision

  • Paid Holidays

  • Vacation/Paid Sick Leave

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • 401K

  • Telehealth Benefit covers all providers

  • Maternity and Paternity Leave

  • New Dads and Moms Benefit program

  • Fertility Benefits

  • Gender affirming care

POWER is a fun engineering firm. That might seem contradictory to some, but it works for us!

Salary DOE

EOE, including disability/vets

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