Sargent & Lundy

High Voltage Substation Design - Power Delivery

Chicago
IL
United States
Area of Interest
Design and Drafting
Type
Full Time - Regular
Job ID
2017-1818

Overview

The Power Delivery Services Group is seeking an experienced Wiring Designer with high voltage design experience to join their team in its Chicago, Illinois office.  This position will allow you the opportunity to work with some of the best in the power industry! Why not work for an industry leader and a company named as a "Top 100 Places to Work in Chicago?"

Responsibilities

This position will offer you the opportunity to work in a project team environment with engineers and other designers involved in high voltage substation design. Your responsibilities will include preparation of the following design deliverables based on input from substation design and protection and control engineers:

  • Single Line Relaying & Metering Diagrams
  • AC & DC Schematic Diagrams
  • Equipment Interconnection Wiring Diagrams
  • Cable Schedules

Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Providing technical guidance and mentoring to new designers.
  • Interpreting and incorporating vendor information into design deliverables.
  • Conducting walkdowns at client substation facilities.

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Qualifications

This position requires minimum 10 years experience in the preparation and review of wiring diagrams for high voltage substations (138kV and above).

 

Essential skills and experience:

  • An Associate's Degree in drafting or equivalent technical experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of computer drafting tools (i.e. AutoCAD or MicroStation).
  • Ability to visualize parts in 3D without the aid of the computer.
  • Ability to multi-task from project to project.

 

Valued but not required skills and experience:

  • Associate's Degree in Computer Aided Design.
  • Experience using AutoCad and MicroStation software.
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology, including the ability to relate various equipment to a technical design.

 

 

Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.

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