Distribution Designer--Earth City MO

Recruiter
Location
Earth City, Missouri
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2016
Closes
08 Jan 2017
Ref
627035
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Description:
Leidos Engineering is a trusted and future-focused solutions provider. Utilities consistently come to Leidos for reliable power expertise, as reflected through our work with more than 50 investor-owned utilities and more than 160 municipals/cooperatives across the country as well as a growing number of local utility providers and private developers. Our project portfolio includes large energy projects across the United States for electric utilities, generation owners, and industrial clients. In addition, Leidos works with an established group of industry-leading construction partners to deliver meaningful energy delivery solutions.
We are seeking an Distribution Designer with a minimum of 2+ years of experience in an investor-owned utility and/or utility consulting company involved with civil design engineering. The candidate must have a background in electric utility distribution design work package development including, but not limited to overhead, URD, and underground cable/conduit design work packages or have an associate degree in engineering technology. Additional experience in electric utility distribution construction and/or construction supervision is beneficial. This design experience should include design experience for cable/conduit projects in dense urban environments in compliance with client's engineering and construction specifications, field engineering of project requirements, identification of conflicting utilities, engineering and design calculations, and work permit development. Candidate must comply with quality control and safe work practices and maintain compliance with project scope, schedule and budget. This position will be a member of a design team comprised of engineers, designers, and CAD technicians. This position requires excellent oral and written communications skills and excellent interpersonal skills.

Qualifications:
Typically requires Bachelors Sciences Electrical Engineering with 2+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience
• Minimum of 2+ years of experience with cable/conduit design and/or construction projects.
• AutoCAD electrical design experience
• Strong analytical and technical writing skills
• Team player with ability to communicate with clients and staff
• 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 www.Leidos.com. 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.