Network Engineer (Layer 1) in Spokane, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/22/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Spokane, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt | Network Engineer ( 1) | Spokane, WA


VOLT’s client is looking for an Network Engineer ( 1) to join their enterprise Network/ team.


  • Design and construction support for projects as well as develop internal standards for the following fields which support the Avista communications infrastructure
    • Standby Generators for remote sites
    • Environmental controls and HVAC For remote sites
    • AC power distribution and backup
    • DC Power distribution and battery systems
  • Support wiring, drawing and telecom hardware standards
  • Coordinate standard definitions with other groups within the utility as well as with other leads in the communications department


  • Bachelor’s in Engineering and/or RCDD and equivalent experience.
  • 2-4 years commercial plant engineering experience.
  • Able to effectively communicate with cross functional teams throughout a project’s life-cycle.
  • Understanding of copper and plant design best practices per TIA/EIA standards.
  • Experience with creating clear and detailed construction drawings.
  • Knowledge of safe installation and grounding practices in accordance with NFPA 70: NEC.
  • Experience designing low voltage DC power systems for telecommunication equipment


  • Licensed Professional Engineer (PE)
  • Engineer in Training (EIT)
  • Familiarity with BICSI Telecommunication Distribution Methods Manual (TDMM)
  • Experience with AutoCAD preferred
  • Experience designing battery-based power systems for telecommunications equipment preferred. 


  • Healthcare & Welfare allowance of an addition $600/mo.
  • 2 weeks PTO
  • Great collaborative culture
  • Small team environment with the stability of a global organization

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 only position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals, please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

Volt offers a candidate referral bonus, please inquire for more details.  (Conditions and restrictions apply)

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.