We are seeking a Senior Transmission Line Engineer in our Framingham, MA office who will work as a leader of a dynamic team working in a fast-paced environment, solving challenging problems for electric transmission line design projects. The successful candidate will serve as Supervisor and Project Manager for electric transmission design projects for high-voltage (HV) and extra high-voltage (EHV) overhead and underground electric utility lines. He/she will apply NESC, ASCE and other applicable standards in the engineering and design of electric transmission projects, including new capacity projects as well as infrastructure replacement projects. Additionally, he/she will assist the team as well as independently perform: engineering analyses, prepare bidding documents, plans and specifications, and prepare material procurement and construction documents. He/she will work with project planning, environmental, permitting, and construction management. The position offers the successful candidate opportunity to develop an engineering team with direct report responsibilities. The candidate will also be responsible for managing client relations, proposal development, scope creation, and project management.
This is a leadership position. The successful candidate will be able to communicate clear expectations, goals, and vision; manage the performance of direct reports; motivate, coach and mentor skilled professionals and delegate project work. Must be capable to manage collaboration and conflict resolution to achieve successful results. It is expected that the winning candidate will practice behaviors supporting diversity and inclusion. Additionally, the successful candidate will display good business acumen and an understanding of project performance metrics. Through understanding of performance metrics, must be able to identify potential risks and opportunities to add value.
Required Education & Experience:
- 7+ years of relevant experience in the design of electric utility transmission systems
- B.S. degree in Civil, Structural, or Electrical Engineering
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Experience with the following:
- PLS-CADD, POLE, and TOWER
- LPILE or FAD
- Microsoft Office suite
Desired Skills and Attributes:
- Professional Engineering Registration in at least one US state or equivalent
- M.S. degree in Civil, Structural, or Electrical Engineering
- Project Management Professional certification
- Work effectively in a team environment; can also work independently
- Proven ability to communicate with clients and project teams
- Work in client office is a possibility and/or periodic travel may be required
- Ability to develop staff through mentoring
- Capability to review engineering calculations including PLS-CADD models.
- Knowledge of NESC code requirements, construction cost estimating, specification, material procurement processes, project schedule creation, and construction work packages.
- Autodesk AutoCAD
- Bentley Microstation
- Bentley Projectwise
- ESRI ArcGIS Programs
- Microsoft SharePoint
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Civil Engineering
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