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Power Engineers Distribution Planner in San Diego, California

Distribution Planner

Location:San Diego


Department:Power Delivery Distribution Services X Dept


Distribution Planner

POWER Engineers, Inc. is seeking a Distribution Planner for the Power Delivery Distribution Department in San Diego, CA.

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

  • Compilation of design packages for overhead and/or underground distribution construction

  • Create material lists

  • Perform pole loading calculations on Spida-Calc, O-Calc, or similar

  • Perform quality reviews of project deliverables

Required Education/Experience

  • General experience in the design, operation, construction, and maintenance of overhead and underground distribution lines (4 kV through 35 kV) and/or strong familiarity with construction processes (SDGE and/or SCE preferred)

  • Exposure to utility standards, CA GO 95 and 128, and an understanding of construction techniques

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

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

Desired Education/Experience

  • A two-year technical certificate or degree

  • Familiarity with Auto-CAD

  • Prior utility design experience or distribution line work with California-specific utilities

  • Ability to work in design teams, is self-motivated to perform assigned tasks, and take the initiative to learn the trade

  • Exposure to utility standards, the ability to use design software packages, and general construction knowledge and aptitude

  • Strong computer design skills, the ability to learn new software packages efficiently, and retain and apply on the job training

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

  • Some travel should be expected

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

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!