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Transmission Line Design Engineer

Tucson, AZ

The successful candidate will work under the direction and mentorship of a Project Engineer to develop design calculations, detail drawings, specifications, and other documents for the construction of power line facilities.  Specific responsibilities include creating project scope documents; finite element design modeling using PLS-CADD software; engineering design of structures and foundations; developing loading, framing, foundation and plan & profile drawing sets; creating staking sheets, sag charts, and other construction exhibits; producing material and construction specifications; and performing other design tasks as needed.  Design Engineers assist the Project Engineer in the coordination, quality monitoring and oversight of designers, drafters, and support staff.

Minimum Requirements: Bachelor of Science or Master’s degree in Civil Engineering, 2+ years’ design engineering experience, or an acceptable combination of education and experience; excellent verbal and written communication skills; strong organization and planning skills; ability to work in a team environment; commitment to quality and accuracy; and a willingness to meet fast-paced project schedules.  A commitment to progress towards PE licensure is encouraged.  The successful applicant must have fundamental knowledge of transmission engineering principals and applicable codes and standards.  The successful applicant may be subject to client-mandated drug and background checking.  Occasional travel/driving is required; therefore, the successful applicant will be subject to ECI’s auto insurance carrier requirements.  Applicants must not require immigration sponsorship now or in the future.

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    Benefits

    Salary commensurate with experience and education.  Benefits include the following:

    • Medical, dental and vision insurance
    • Flexible spending account
    • Health savings account
    • Life insurance
    • Disability insurance
    • 401(k), profit sharing and employee stock ownership plan
    • Paid vacation, personal days and holidays
    • Continued professional education reimbursement

    Electrical Consultants, Inc. (ECI) employs over 700 engineers, designers, project managers, surveyors, ROW agents, environmental planners, construction professionals and support staff in 20+ offices across the U.S.  The firm has more than 35 years of experience in the planning, engineering, and construction of a wide range of power delivery projects including substations, transmission lines, distribution systems, communication systems and industrial facilities.

    Submit letter of application, résumé and list of three professional references to hrdirector@eciusa.com

    An Equal Opportunity Employer