M And S Engineering Spring Branch , TX 78070
Posted 2 months ago
M&S Engineering, LLC seeks qualified candidates that are highly organized, energetic, self-motivated with the ability to work independently or as a team for the position of Electric Underground/Overhead Distribution Designer. The position will produce electric distribution field designs, staking of distribution facilities, project estimation and preparation of construction prints using electronic design/estimation software in accordance with the clients standards of construction and specification.
This position will report to the office and is not remote.
Duties and Responsibilities include:
Perform cost estimates, plan material needs and follow up on progress on projects from inception to completion.
Interface regularly with contractors, engineers, developers, customers, and consultants
Coordinate closely with key stakeholders to discuss the process and procedures for supplying electric power
Research, acquire, record, and verify easement information
Implement and manage solution from conceptualization through planning and construction, to project completion and financial reconciliation
Evaluate environmental constraints and identify projects requirements, i.e., permits, easements, aesthetics, fees, etc.
Research new material specifications and resolve basic material issues
Perform complex power system calculations: voltage drop, equipment sizing, etc.
Interpret survey data, plan, deed information, and engineered construction drawings
Develop master system plans for future growth in large developments
Operate computer assisted engineering and design software
Edit within Global Information System (GIS) to assure accuracy and connectivity
Prepare easements and exhibits, including property descriptions, record survey measurements, and descriptive data using notes, drawings, sketches, and plats
Coordinate pre-development and pre-construction meetings with all involved departments and personnel
Act as first contact between line construction crews and landowners regarding existing line and easements
Read and interpret blueprints, specifications, warning labels, etc.
Make presentations to councils and neighborhood groups regarding overall plan and costs
Prepare large scale distribution design with minimal supervision
Conduct construction pre and post inspections
Interpret, adhere to, and enforce the company safety policy, and the National Electric Safety Code and National Electric Code
Maintain the security of confidential information
Associate Degree in a field related to electric utility distribution power design AND 3 years of directly related experience OR High School Diploma/GED AND 5 years of directly related experience
Valid Drivers License and be insurable to drive company vehicles
Knowledge of using computer systems and PLS CADD
Knowledge of principles for providing customer service
Knowledge of specification book, current Joint Use Agreements, Rates, and Language, construction materials, warehousing methods, National Electric Code, National Electric Safety Code specifications, EPA, and OSHA codes
Knowledge of basic principles of property rights, easement acquisition, and construction practices
Skilled in time management, prioritizing, and conflict resolution
Ability to draw and edit GIS mapping
Ability to communicate, listen, and understand effectively verbally and in writing
Salary commensurate with experience
Employer paid health/dental/vision insurance
Employer paid STD/LTD
Candidate referral bonus
401k retirement plan with employer match
Earned vacation time
M And S Engineering