Power Engineers Senior Substation Designer in Ft Mill, South Carolina

Senior Substation Designer

Location:Ft Mill

State/Territory:South Carolina

Department:Power Delivery Oradell Substation Group


Senior Substation Designer

Job Summary of Roles and Responsibilities

POWER Engineers is currently seeking a senior level electrical designer to be based in our Fort Mill, SC office working as a Substation Designer for the Power Delivery Substation Department of our Oradell, New Jersey office. Responsibilities

  • Perform detailed design of medium to extra high voltage utility substations.

  • Substation physical layouts, plans and section views; control house design and details; cable and conduit plans and details; ground grid design and details; specification and selection of substation equipment; writing of substation equipment specifications, proposal development, construction cost estimates, and project scheduling.

  • Occasional travel will be required.

Required Education/Experience

  • Associates degree in drafting (or equivalent technical education).

  • Experience in substation design (preferably 15kV through 500+ kV).

  • Proficient with AutoCAD and MicroStation.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products such as Outlook, Word, and Excel.

  • 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.

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. without the need for work sponsorship.

Desired Education/Experience

  • 10+ years experience in utility substation design as outlined above.

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.