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Assistant Transmission Engineer

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Burns & McDonnell
Physical Address

Portland, ME 04104
Job Description


Wishing you could have an ownership stake in the company you are working for? Founded in 1898, Burns & McDonnell is an award\-winning engineering, architectural, construction environmental and consulting services firm\. We are a 100% employee\-owned company, with regional and project offices nationwide\. Burns & McDonnell plans, designs, constructs and manages projects all over the world with one mission in mind \-\- to make our clients successful\.

Burns & McDonnell has an exciting opportunity in our Transmission and Distribution Group for an assistant Transmission Line Engineer\. The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

+ Design of high voltage \(69\-500kV\) transmission lines using PLS\-CADD\.

+ Preparation of construction documents including plan and profile drawings, structure load diagrams, and foundation drawings\.

+ Preparation of specifications and project design criteria\.

+ Providing field support during construction\.

+ Other duties as assigned\.

The ideal candidate will be able to build and maintain strong relationships with clients as well as provide technical leadership, guidance and instruction to less experienced staff members\. Experience in HVDC is a plus\.


+ Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program\.

+ Or Bachelor of Science in Civil or related Engineering Technology from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering \(FE\) exam\.

+ Successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering \(FE\) or Engineer\-in\-Training \(EIT\) strongly preferred\.

+ Minimum of a 3\.0 GPA strongly preferred\.

+ Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred\.

+ Involvement on campus or in the community\.

+ Basic knowledge in standard civil engineering techniques, principles and procedures\.

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills\.

+ Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem\-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills\.

+ Proficient computer skills \(e\.g\. Microsoft Office Suite\)

+ Basic computer skills \(e\.g\. AutoCAD, MicroStation, BIM \(Revit\), Civil 3D, PLS, PLS\-CADD, RISA\-3D, MathCADD\), and civil analysis programs\.

+ Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem solving skills\.

+ Demonstrated leadership skills\.

+ Candidates must be legally authorized to work permanently \(i\.e\. without time limitations, without restrictions or without need for work sponsorship\) in the country where this position is located\.


Job Civil Engineering

Primary Location US\-CT\-Wallingford

Other Locations US\-ME\-Portland

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day\. When we take on some of the world’s toughest challenges, we’re putting the industry’s best thinking to work, striving to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee\-owners\. Our staff of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and business professionals is constantly growing\.

We have offices and projects across the U\.S\. and around the globe\. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For\. Our culture, powered by 100% employee ownership, plays a major role in getting us there\. Each employee brings a high level of commitment to every project\. Clients have shown their appreciation of this dedication, rewarding us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades\-long partnerships\. That’s pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898\.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions\. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels\. And with hundreds of service specialties, your career and development options are endless\.

Are you ready to create amazing?

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 200343

\#LI\-EF \#T&D

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