Staff Distribution Engineer

Industry

Engineering

Advert ID

FOX_BBBH157700

Location

Fort Worth

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD0.00 per year

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Atlanta Engineering - (USA) 7000 Central Park Northeast Suite 950 GA Atlanta , GA 30328 Phone : 770-821-5700

ContactNumber

770-821-5700

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY



Our Transmission & Distribution global practice is looking for a Distribution Engineer to join our growing Distribution Modernization business line in Fort Worth, TX. This position will entail leading 2.4kV to 34.5kV electric utility distribution projects and project teams. This role requires the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and to prioritize work. The position will be responsible for a variety of challenging duties including project development, project estimation, internal project leadership, and the technical expertise to deliver on complex utility distribution projects. This position will require interface with utility clients and collaboration with multiple Burns & McDonnell offices. This exciting opportunity will provide latitude for continued professional growth as a part of our established mentorship programs.







ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES



* Prepare and develop 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.

* Prepare calculations and assist with equipment specifications.

* Prepare proposals, engineering/project cost estimates, and execution schedules.

* Provide leadership, guidance, and instruction to less experienced staff members.

* Regularly meet and correspond with clients or outside personnel.

* Other duties as assigned.







KEY COMPETENCIES



* Bachelor's degree in engineering from accredited program required.

* Minimum 3 years distribution experience (completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience).

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

* Knowledge of overhead and underground construction methods and distribution system equipment.

* Experience conducting distribution field inspections.

* Understanding of distribution power flow.

* Experience with various distribution design tools, as well as GIS to aide in design.

* Knowledge of the NESC or GO95/GO128 rules and how they apply to distribution design.

* Knowledge regarding easements, right-of-way, and permitting.