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Power Engineers Entry Level Transmission Line Engineer in Portland, Oregon

Entry Level Transmission Line Engineer



Department:Power Delivery Portland Overhead Line Group


Entry LevelTransmission Line Engineer

Job Summary of Roles and Responsibilities

POWER Engineers is currently seeking an entry level Engineer to develop their career as an Entry Level Transmission Line Engineer in the Power Delivery Overhead Transmission Line Department in our Lake Oswego, Oregon office. Responsibilities

  • The successful candidate will be involved in supporting the following transmission line aspects:

  • Alignment with POWER’s Culture

  • Technical Guidance from a Senior Level Transmission Line Engineer

  • Quality Assurance and Quality Control Documentation

  • Project Design Criteria

  • Project Scheduling

  • Wire Selection and Load Analysis

  • PLS CADD Modeling

  • Structure Modeling and Procurement

  • Foundation Designs

  • Material Selection and Procurement

  • Construction Specification Development

  • Construction Drawing Development

  • Construction Support

  • Field Visits

  • Continual Technical Growth

  • Through in-house and external industry conferences

  • Written and Verbal Coordination

  • Both with internal colleagues and client representatives

Required Education/Experience

  • BSCE or BSME (Bachelor of Science in Civil or Mechanical Engineering) degree from an accredited university

  • Engineer-In-Training (EIT) registration is required

  • 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

  • Experience using the Microsoft Office software suite

Desired Education/Experience

  • Minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average (GPA)

  • Ideal coursework includes; Auto CAD, structural analysis, concrete design, steel design, soil mechanics, foundation design, strengths of materials, statics and dynamics, electrical circuits, and surveying

  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills, including the ability to write simple micros and an understanding of pivot tables, are desirable

  • Previous engineering design or drafting work experience, especially if related to civil and/or structural engineering or the electrical utility industry, is desirable

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.