Burns & McDonnell Electrical Distribution Designer in Houston, Texas
The Assistant Distribution Specialist will assist with the design and production of engineering deliverables on complex 2.4kV to 34.5kV overhead and underground utility distribution projects. This position may require interfacing with utility clients and the potential for collaboration with multiple Burns & McDonnell offices.
Assist in the preparation and development of distribution voltage construction packages for both overhead and underground projects, including distribution equipment installation, feeder replacement, cable replacement, and new feeder design.
Work closely with the project team to ensure deliverables and services are being provided to client’s satisfaction.
Work closely with the project team to ensure that projects are following internal QA/QC guidelines.
Assist with calculations and use client specifications to create designs.
Assist with proposals, engineering/project cost estimates, and execution schedules.
Meet and correspond with clients or outside personnel.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in engineering from accredited program required.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Capable of devising new, more efficient approaches to solving problems and processes.
Able to handle multiple projects simultaneously and to prioritize work.
Understanding of distribution power flow is a plus.
Job Computer Aided Drafting & Design
Primary Location US-TX-Houston
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day. When we take on some of the world’s toughest challenges, we’re putting the industry’s best thinking to work, striving to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. Our staff of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and business professionals is constantly growing.
We have offices and projects across the U.S. and around the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture, powered by 100% employee ownership, plays a major role in getting us there. Each employee brings a high level of commitment to every project. Clients have shown their appreciation of this dedication, rewarding us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. That’s pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898.
At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with hundreds of service specialties, your career and development options are endless.
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Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 192588