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Civil Engineer - Transmission Lines

Our client is an engineering firm that provides engineering and consulting services through experienced professionals who are committed to helping clients build and manage power delivery projects. We provide consulting, engineering, design, drone inspections, and analysis for transmission, substation, and distribution systems with a diverse and experienced staff dedicated to the power delivery industry. Our client delivers reliable and innovative infrastructure solutions to our clients’ challenges and needs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Engineering and design activities related to transmission line engineering such as: analysis and design, route selection, material acquisition, structural and foundation design, and project and construction management
  • Developing project design alternatives and corresponding cost estimates
  • Performing engineering and design for transmission lines in the 69kV to 500kV range as well as distribution lines
  • Modeling transmission lines in PLS-CADD: design criteria, review of conductor clearances, conductor sags, blow-out, and develop transmission line plan and profile drawings
  • Preparing drawings, specifications, and reports to define the scope of work associated with the construction of power transmission and distribution lines
  • Preparing/reviewing structure load drawings, environmental permit drawings, right-of-way support drawings, transmission line hardware, structure assembly drawings, material and equipment specifications, line design parameters, and line routing
  • Performing structural analysis and design for pole, lattice, framed, and guyed structures
  • Utilizing National Electrical Safety Code (NESC), client standards, and other applicable codes for transmission line design
  • Accounting for cost analysis, structure loading schemes, wind and ice loading calculations on structures and wires, and structure foundation design.
  • Reviewing vendor calculations, drawings, specifications, and other submittals


  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from an ABET accredited institution
  • Knowledge in California G.O. 95 and NESC code is preferred
  • Experience using PLS-CADD is preferred
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