Leidos is seeking a Substation Designer in our Lisle, IL office who will work as a member of a dynamic team within our Commercial Energy Solutions organization; specifically our Power Delivery division: an established group of electric utility engineering consultants that solve challenging substation engineering problems for our utility clients Nation-wide. This individual is expected to work in the field of substation designing and the ability to work with increased independence.
In this role the qualified individual will be working closely with multiple design engineers and complete tasks at a high level of quality, efficiency and productivity as required for execution of substation projects. The main areas of expected work are described below:
Perform routine aspects of engineering assignments requiring knowledge and application of basic engineering principles.• Efficiently execute project work and deliver high quality work products on schedule.• Identify, prepare technical documentation, communicate, and resolve project issues with lead engineer/designer and project manager.• Collaborate with engineers/designers across disciplines and identify/resolve potential design issues to assure a complete/high-quality product.• Apply all relevant client, national, and state standards when applicable.• Develop accurate drawing/hour estimates and project approach documents for small, medium, and large size projects.• Demonstrate and apply technical knowledge and experience to improve efficiency and quality of work product.• Provide detailed technical write-ups on proposals for small, medium, and large size projects under direction of lead engineer/designer and project manager.• Demonstrate improved skill set of technical knowledge and experience through efficiency and quality of work product.• Provide guidance and mentorship to less experienced engineers/designers.• Perform quality checks for small to medium size projects within the associated discipline of expertise.• Provide technical support and lead a project team for small to medium size projects within the associated discipline of expertise.• Interact directly with clients to review and resolve technical project related issues with lead engineer/designer and project manager supervision.
Typically requires high school diploma or equivalent and 2 – 4 years of prior relevant experience.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Engineering Drafting
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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