Associate Distribution Designer - Houston

Houston, Texas
13 Sep 2016
01 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Description: Associate Distribution Designer - Houston TX

Leidos Engineering offers its knowledge and expertise over a wide area of cutting-edge energy technologies and independent oversight, combined with proven business acumen. Building our work for publicly- and privately-owned utilities, financial institutions and local governments, we are able to provide our clients with business insight into all sectors of the infrastructure industry.

We are seeking an Associate Distribution Designer with 0 - 2 years of experience with a utility and/or utility consulting company doing design engineering. Assignments may include assessment and development of design packages for complex overhead and underground distribution projects in urban and rural environments in compliance with client's engineering and construction specifications, field engineering of project requirements, coordination of conflicting utilities, work permit development, ensuring quality control and safe work practices, maintaining compliance with project scope, schedule and budget. This position requires excellent oral and written communications skills and excellent interpersonal skills.

Qualifications: BS degree and 0 - 2 years of experience with a utility and/or utility consulting company with design engineering. 4+ additional years' experience in lieu of degree will also be considered.

Ability to follow prescribed standards and procedures.

Ability to work effectively in teams

Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communications skills.

Must be able to lift 20 pounds

Must be able to walk long distances in an outdoor environment

**Candidates with experience that exceeds the listed requirements may be considered for a higher level position

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit The company's diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.