Associate Distribution Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is currently seeking Electrical Engineers for an opportunity available with our Client in Pittsburgh, PA for an Associate Distribution Engineer. 

The ideal candidate will possess 0-2 years of experience in investor-owned utility and/or utility consulting company design engineering. The candidate must have a strong background in utility distribution design work package development including, but not limited to Overhead, URD, underground cable/conduit design work packages.

Additional experience in utility distribution construction and/or construction supervision preferred. This design experience must include complex overhead and underground distribution projects in urban and rural environments in compliance with client's engineering and construction specifications, field engineering of project requirements, identification of conflicting utilities, engineering and design calculations, and work permit development.

Candidate must comply with quality control and safe work practices and maintain compliance with project scope, schedule and budget. This position will be a member of a design team comprised of engineers, designers, and CAD technicians.

JOB DUTIES:

  • Designing of overhead, URD, re-conductoring and asset replacement projects
  • Underground cable/conduit distribution projects in urban and rural environments
  • Maintaining compliance within client engineering and construction specification
  • Identification of conflicting utilities
  • Performing engineering and design calculations and work permit development.
  • Maintain quality control and safe work practices and while maintaining compliance within the project scope, schedule and.

EDUCATION / EXPIERENCE

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Minimum of 0-2 years of experience with electric utility distribution design and/or construction projects.

Candidates with experience that exceeds the listed requirements may be considered for a higher level position. Field work will be required which will require the following:

  • Ability to walk two miles
  • Ability to swing a 5 lb. hammer
  • Ability to stake poles
  • Open to overnight travel / travel in general

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.