Burns & McDonnell Scoping Team Designer - Substation (Multiple Locations) in Nashville, Tennessee
By aligning individual passions with opportunities, Burns & McDonnell provides unbridled professional growth for the best talent in the industry. Burns & McDonnell is seeking a Substation Physical Engineers/ Designers in our Atlanta, GA; Charlotte, NC; Chattanooga, TN; Aiken, SC; or Nashville, TN office locations. The substation physical engineers/designers will report directly to the Scoping Lead on a large capital investment program with a major Southeast utility. Other key responsibilities will include:
Responsible for scoping out the Substation Physical Design portion of all Substation projects.
Collaborate with other discipline leads to successfully scope all substation work related to Transmission and Distribution projects.
Collaborate with OE Manager, OE discipline leads and peers of functional areas within program team to ensure alignment on program direction and processes.
Interface and work with the client’s project management leadership team to provide regular, timely updates and suggest scope options for the client’s approval.
Create options focusing on constructable work plans with cost estimates.
Support estimating and material forecasting efforts.
Bachelor's degree in drafting technology or related field and seven years related experience or associate's degree and eight years related experience or nine years progressive detailing and design experience.
Advanced understanding of design software such as: AutoCAD, MicroStation, and Excel to develop the design deliverables. Ability to learn and effectively utilize new design software programs.
Advanced ability to utilize both 2D and 3D applications to prepare engineering drawings.
Advanced knowledge in design, calculations and design systems.
Advanced knowledge in the theory and practices of assigned discipline; competent in the fundamental concepts of other disciplines as they relate to the assigned discipline; and capable of operating related discipline design software necessary to execute production tasks.
Ability to work collaboratively with others including, but not limited to Project Managers, Engineers and Designers in a multi-discipline project team environment to resolve design or drawing issues as appropriate and to accomplish objectives.
Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills, and attention to detail.
Job Computer Aided Drafting & Design
Primary Location US-GA-Atlanta
Other Locations US-TN-Chattanooga, US-NC-Charlotte, US-SC-Aiken, US-TN-Nashville
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Req ID: 214114