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Power Engineers SUS Mid-Level Engineer in Tyler, Texas

SUS Mid-Level Engineer

Location: Tyler

State/Territory: Texas

Department: Power Delivery Small Utility Services III Dept


SUS Mid-Level Engineer

POWER Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking a Mid-Level Small Utilities Engineer to work in the Power Delivery Small Utility Service (SUS) Department in Tyler, Texas. The SUS department focuses on providing Owner Engineer and design services to electric cooperatives, and the department includes several employees with past electric cooperative work experience. The department endeavors to have a strong service mindset, and the position provides the opportunity to serve the membership of dozens of electric cooperative systems.

Roles and Responsibilities

The successful applicant will be responsible for successful completion of assigned projects and for maintaining and improving client relationships. Completion of these functions requires technical competence as well as leadership competence in working with clients and mentoring and supervising team members assigned to projects. This role will provide the opportunity to lead substation, transmission, and distribution engineering project work, including, but not limited to:

  • Develop project work scope documents, budgets, and proposals

  • Complete conceptual design and feasibility studies

  • Prepare construction cost estimates and project schedules

  • Lead engineering design activities

  • Perform design checking

  • Support projects during construction

The successful applicant must also demonstrate the following:

  • Honesty and integrity

  • Strong initiative

  • Attitude of service toward clients

  • Willingness to share successes with the project team

  • Strong command of the English language

  • Strong written/oral communication skills in order to communicate professionally with internal team members and clients

  • Willingness to travel occasionally to client sites or conferences

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Civil Engineering, or equivalent technical education

  • Three (3) + years of experience in performing physical and/or electrical substation design, transmission design, system studies/protection, or distribution planning

  • 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

  • Professional Engineering license (P.E.) or equivalent in the state of Texas, or ability to achieve P.E. within six (6) months of hire date

  • Experience performing design for electric cooperatives

  • Experience preparing project work scope documents and sequence of construction plans for projects

  • Experience working at an electric cooperative

  • One (1) + years of experience leading project design teams

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