Associate Distribution Designer

Recruiter
Location
Undisclosed, New Hampshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
27 Nov 2016
Closes
01 Jan 2017
Ref
632781
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Description:
Leidos is seeking an Associate Distribution Designer in Manchester, NH; Nashua, NH; or Framingham, MA.

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 electrical construction experience, or with an electric utility or design consultant with design experience.
Assignments will include conducting field investigations of overhead electric distribution systems. The Designer will use a telescoping measurement stick to take vertical measurements of overhead communications & cable television conductors attached to wood utility poles. Use of a laser range finder, a camera, and a GPS device may be required, as necessary.
Training on use of field measurement devices will be provided to the successful candidate. Work assignments will include travelling by motor vehicle to various project locations located throughout New Hampshire to conduct field investigations. Periodic travel to Framingham, MA will be required.
Depending on the candidate, additional assignments may include assessment and development of design packages for overhead and underground distribution projects in urban and rural environments in compliance with client's engineering and construction specifications, coordination with 3 rd party utilities, work permit development, ensuring quality control and maintaining compliance with project scope, schedule and budget. Familiarity with design software is plus.

Qualifications:
Requirements:

  • BS degree and 0 - 2 years of experience with electrical construction, electric utility and/or design consultant with design experience. 4+ additional years' experience in lieu of degree will also be considered.
  • Ability to follow safe work practices, 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 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.