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Sr Transmission Engineer

Company: TRC Companies, Inc.
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: September 16, 2021

Job Description:

An employer of Insight Global is currently looking for a full-time Transmission Engineer. This person will function as a Transmission Engineer on assigned projects of varying complexity. Position will be responsible for new lines, relocations, upgrades and fiber optic attachment.

Job duties: Design or assist in the design of various transmission and distribution line projects. Activities shall include, but not be limited to the following:

Preliminary design and budgetary estimate for projects ranging from 115kV to 500kV (high voltage to extra high) to include planning and design for new power/electrical lines, relocations, upgrades and fiber optic attachment.

Develop material lists in Excel spreadsheets (procurement lists)

Develop structure framing structure details, to include specifying all parts, hardware, insulators and grounding details for different pole materials, such as steel, round wood or laminated wood using PLS CAD.

Be aware and familiar with environmental and licensing processes and how to coordinate issues in the transmission line design process.

Site new transmission line and be able to coordinate and asses the impacts of real estate, licensing and environmental constraints on the overall engineering process.

Develop plan & profile drawings under your direction within PLS-CAD

Assist in checking completed job for adequacy of design and documentation.

Proficiency with TOWER software within PLS-CAD

Proficient in MFAD or Lpile software

In-depth knowledge of or experiencing interfacing with Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E)

Bluebeam software
3-10 years experience in civil engineering relating to power, energy, transmission

Degree in Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

EIT Certification (with PE aspirations within 2 years)

High proficiency with PLS CAD, specifically POLE

Knowledge of NESC and ASCE structural engineering codes

Ability to work remotely on a flexible combination of in office and virtual

o Must be located in larger Bay Area region

Keywords: TRC Companies, Inc., San Francisco , Sr Transmission Engineer, Other , San Francisco, California

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