Burns & McDonnell Staff Civil Engineer - Transmission Line Design in Dallas, Texas
Position will be responsible for performing transmission line design on various utility projects. Duties/responsibilities include the following:
Responsible for the design of high voltage (69-500kV) transmission lines using PLS-CADD.
Prepare construction documents including plan and profile drawings, structure loading trees, and foundation and assembly drawings.
Provide field support during construction.
Plans, schedules, conducts and coordinates work requiring judgment in the independent evaluation, selection, adaptation and modification of standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria.
Performs work which involves conventional engineering practices, but may involve a variety of complex features.
Requires general knowledge of precedents in specialty areas and familiarity with basic principles and practices in related specialties.
May coordinate departmental and divisional project studies and report preparation assignments.
This position requires an experienced and competent individual capable of successfully solving difficult problems that require adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures and criteria.
Must be capable of devising new approaches to problems encountered.
Assist project manager to develop scope of work and conceptual design for the projects.
Communicate and coordinate project activities with project manager, client, and others as needed.
Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to less experienced staff members.
Take personal responsibility for the quality and accuracy of one’s work.
Other duties will be assigned as required.
Minimum 3 years of experience (completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience) in design of high voltage (69-500kV) transmission lines. Required characteristics include:
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in civil or mechanical engineering from an accredited program and completion of FE exam.
Excellent interpersonal skills as well as verbal and written communications skills.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Ability to work in a team environment and to coordinate the work of various engineering disciplines and contractors to complete an integrated project.
Previous consulting or utility experience preferred.
Valid driver's license required. Additionally, must meet standards to qualify for and maintain the Company's vehicle driving privileges.
Job Civil Engineering
Primary Location US-TX-Fort Worth
Other Locations US-TX-Dallas
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.
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Req ID: 180539