Transmission Engineer

Columbia, SC

Posted: 05/28/2024 Job Number: 30689

Job Description

We are seeking a Transmission Engineer in Columbia, SC.

Pay: $90k (+based on experience)

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering
  • 10 Plus years of Utility design experience (focus on Transmission design)
  • PE
  • Understanding of the utility power grid (power generation, transmission & distribution system)
  • Ability to read and understand documents such as policy manuals, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  
  • Ability to calculate forces acting on structures and equipment, resolve geometric and trigonometric problems to calculate geographical position and direction of forces.  
  • PLSCADD knowledge
Job Responsibilities:
  • Create detailed electrical system layouts, plans, material lists, and construction arrangement drawings for the build out and upkeep of utility transmission and distribution substation facilities.  
  • Develop design packages including general arrangement, ground grids, conduit layouts, elevation views, bill of materials, conduit schedule and equipment specifications. 
  • Engineer and design transmission lines that are safe, economical, and adhere to accepted engineer practices. 
  • Collaborate and provide technical direction to clients, peer engineers, designers, and drafters. 
  • Mentor and review work of subordinate engineering professionals. 
  • Assist with scopes, estimates, schedules and proposals as necessary. 
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned. 
If you’re interested in this Transmission Engineer opportunity - apply now, email, or call 470-203-9801 to speak with Ashley Jernigan right away!

Meet Your Recruiter

Ashley Jernigan
Technical Recruiter

Ashley is a Georgia State University graduate who was raised in Georgia.  After graduation, she obtained a job in sales, where she uncovered a love for helping others.  In 2021 Ashley made a job change and started her career as a recruiter, where she helped candidates and clients in the Information Technologies and Telecom industries. Ashley joined Selectek in 2023 where she now uses her recruiting and relationship building talents to help candidates secure jobs in the Engineering and Technical industries. Outside of the office, Ashley enjoys hiking with her dogs, working out, hosting dinner parties, and spending time at the lake.

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