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Power Engineers Mid-Level Distribution Engineer in Ft Mill, South Carolina

Mid-Level Distribution Engineer

Location: Ft Mill

State/Territory: South Carolina

Department: Power Delivery Distribution Services XI Dept


Mid-Level Distribution Engineer

Summary of Roles and Responsibilities

POWER Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking a Mid-Level Distribution Engineer to join the Distribution Department in Ft Mill, SC. The qualified candidate should have previous exposure to electrical utility standards. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • The ability to use common industry design software packages

  • Create designs for both overhead and underground distribution systems (4 kV to 35 kV)

  • Perform calculations, interpret codes and standards, create construction packages and perform quality control reviews

  • The candidate must be capable of working both independently and within a team framework, and will be expected to deal directly with clients

  • The ability to lead and direct a team of engineers, designers, and drafters

  • Some travel should be expected

Required Education/Experience

  • A Bachelor of Science Engineering degree, prior utility design experience, or distribution line construction

  • Four (4) + years of experience in designing and/or operating overhead and underground distribution lines (4 kV through 35 kV)

  • General construction knowledge and aptitude.

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

  • Experience preparing forestry trimming requests, facilitating permit and Right-of-Way acquisition, estimating costs, and customer advocacy such as, acquiring easements

  • Must be able to successfully pass client's background screening process

  • Must have a valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record

  • Must have a strong command of the English language and possess good written and oral communications skills.

Desired Education/Experience

  • Professional Engineer (PE) Certification, or ability to obtain one

  • Prior utility experience

  • Exposure to utility Geographical Information Systems (GIS) such as GE Smallworld, ArcFM, DDS, DM, etc.

  • AutoCAD, PLS-CADD and MicroStation experience

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

  • Maternity Leave

  • Parental Leave

  • Paid Holidays

  • Vacation/Paid Sick Leave

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • 401K       

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

EOE, including disability/vets

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