Transmission Line EIT - ()
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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.
HDR is looking for a Transmission Line EIT to join our Power Delivery team in Charlotte, NC. This position will include engineering tasks with varying levels of complexity, which will be assigned by a Project Engineer or Project Manager. This individual may work independently on small tasks and may assist senior engineers on larger, more complex projects.
Other responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Performing routine and detailed design tasks
Performing analysis, engineering calculations, and developing construction
documents for a variety of structures
Assisting in verifying code compliance, quality checks, meeting project
schedules and budget as well as coordinating civil/structural engineering work
with other disciplines and CADD designers
Performing civil design for site utilities and overhead lines
Possibly working on the conceptual and detailed design activities for power,
industrial and institutional projects
Effectively communicating in a team oriented manner and possess analytical
and organizational skills
Conducting analyses to develop design options
Assisting with preparing cost estimates or specifications
Performing routine engineering and design tasks
Participating in field reviews or construction observation.
Perform other duties as needed
Bachelor's Degree in Civil, Mechanical, or related Engineering discipline required
3+ years of related experience required
Engineer In Training (EIT) or ability to obtain in 6 months required; candidates without their EIT will have the job title of 'Transmission Line Designer'
Proficient with Microsoft Office, PLS-CADD; AutoCAD, MicroStation, and Engineering Math Software
Experience performing detailed quantity calculations, and structure analysis
Strong written and verbal communication skills
An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
Understanding of geotechnical theory and foundation design practices.
Experience performing project cost estimates, plan and profile preparation, specification and drawing preparation, and preparation of other engineering documents required for power transmission line projects through 500kV is desired.
Overhead power transmission is the focus of this position although any underground transmission experience would be helpful
Local candidates are preferred
At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.
Primary Location: United States-North Carolina-Charlotte
Employee Status: Regular
BusinessClass: Transmission/Distribution Eng
Job Posting: Sep 14, 2020
Location/Region: Charlotte, NC