Job type full-time
Full job description
Overview: this is a remote/virtual positionCandidate can be based anywhere within the united states.
Covid-19 precaution: virtual interviews our commitment to hiring the best talent in the industry and helping them thrive professionally is stronger than everBecause the health of our employees and candidates is a top priority, we will be conducting our hiring process virtually and conducting interviews via phone or video until further noticeWe will provide candidates selected for interviews with all the required instructionsThank you for your interest in sargent & lundy.
Sargent & lundy is one of the most experienced full-service architect-engineering firms in the worldFounded in 1891, the firm is a global leader in power and energy with expertise in grid modernization, renewable energy, energy storage, nuclear power, and fossil fuelsSargent & lundy delivers comprehensive project services—from consulting, design and implementation to construction management, commissioning and operations/maintenance—with an emphasis on quality and safetyThe firm serves public and private sector clients in the power and energy, gas distribution, industrial, and government sectors.
Our core values every decision we make is guided by our core valuesBy upholding these six principles, we support our clients, employees, and communityThey are the compass we follow as we continue to grow our business and lead the industry.
Quality – we provide high-quality deliverables and services through an uncompromising focus on peer review, safety, and continuous improvement.
Accountability – our actions demonstrate the highest levels of professionalism, integrity, and respect.
Our people – we value diverse perspectives, encourage professional growth, and are committed to providing a work community where people thriveOur work is challenging but rewarding.
Our clients – we deliver value and exceed our clients’ expectations through outstanding customer service, personal accessibility, and clear communication.
Innovation – since 1891, we have invested in the people, training, tools, and technology needed to quickly adapt in a constantly changing world.
Meaningful impact – we make a positive impact in the communities where we work and liveResponsibilities: this is a remote/virtual positionCandidate can be based anywhere within the united statesThis position will offer you the ability to apply and expand your knowledge of underground transmission line engineering, including routing, duct bank configurations, manhole placement and electrical principles to:
Design of complex underground transmission lines for voltages up to 500kv
Responsible for cost analyses, development of design criteria, siting and routing in complex environments, and placement of manholes for underground transmission lines
Responsible for physical design including duct bank layouts, development of trenchless designs, cable pulling calculations, development of drawing packages
Responsible for cable selection studies, determining bonding scheme, performing ampacity calculations
Develop riser structure configuration and structural loading
Develop specifications including cable procurement, duct bank installation, trenchless installation, and general construction specifications
Work and coordinate with vendors and clients to specify transmission line components
Direct project team of other engineers, designers, and drafters
Dependent upon your location, this opportunity offers a generous relocation packageQualifications: we do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the u.sFor this position.
Essential skills and experience:
This position requires a bs degree from an abet-accredited engineering program.
Have current pe license
Proficiency with cymcap modeling
Proficiency with cable tensioning calculations and software
8 or more years of experience of leading a design team in the development of complex underground transmission projects
Design incorporating code requirements, epri recommendations, client requirements
Cost estimate development and schedule creation and coordination
Experience with xlpe cable design
Preparation of specifications for installation and procurement of underground transmission line materials and components
Knowledge to verify/review right of way requirements, bonding schemes, underground transmission line plan and profile drawings and other construction documents
Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in the production of technical plans, drawings, and models
Experience in writing and providing support documentation for engineering calculations
Familiarity with design codes and standards such as nesc, epri green book, iec, csa, ieee, ansi, ibc, asce 7, aisc, and aci 318
Proficiency with ms office applications
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
Attention to detail
Valued but not required skills and experience:
Experience with high pressure gas filled or high-pressured fluid filled pipe type cable systems and associated equipment
Experience with underground distribution or low voltage cable systems
Sargent & lundy is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employerAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.