Responsible for engineering and construction of transmission power lines and substations. Provide line maintenance engineering and construction management. Assist other groups within the cooperative and the member cooperatives in the capacity of Registered Civil Engineer.
Safe and cost effective structural design of transmission and substation facilities.
Prepare engineering design packages for construction of new transmission lines, substations, optical ground wire (fiber optic) installations and maintenance projects on the existing transmission system.
Assist with supervision and inspection during the construction of transmission lines and substations.
Investigate and provide solutions to correct problems with line materials and equipment.
Provide Civil Engineering support to other groups, departments and cooperatives especially in the Transmission Operations and Maintenance Department.
Sign and seal plans and inventories as a Registered Civil Engineer as required by RUS and governmental agencies.
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent from an accredited college or university.
Three plus years' experience in the design of electrical transmission lines and supporting structures.
Knowledge of transmission utility structural design and project management.
Knowledge and ability to utilize PLS-CADD, and MFAD or LPILE design software applications.
Knowledge and ability to utilize AutoCAD, SAG10, Microsoft Word and Excel.
Understanding of substation design configurations and physical structural design.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Effective team leadership and participant skills.
Thorough understanding of word processing, spreadsheets, project management and computer applications in SharePoint software
Thorough understanding of IEEE/ANSI, IEC, RUS Standards and NESC requirements
Professional Engineer Certificate or an Engineer-In-Training Certificate and working toward obtaining a P.E.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Salary and Level will be dependent upon education and experience
Internal Number: 493
About Arizona G&T Cooperatives
We are Member-owned, not-for-profit electric generation and transmission (G&T) cooperatives. Working together, our employees fulfill the joint mission of providing reliable, affordable power to electric coops across the Southwest.
Arizona G&T Cooperatives provide power to more than 160,000 electric meters and 400,000 people in Arizona, California and New Mexico through six Class A Member distribution cooperatives. One of 63 G&T electric coops in the nation, we own and operate Apache Generating Station near Cochise, east of Benson. The plant has a combined gross generating capacity of 605 megawatts. We also purchase power to meet member energy needs during peak summer energy use.
Our transmission system operates and maintains more than 622 miles of electric power transmission line and 27 substations reaching out from our Apache Generating Station, across Arizona to the northwestern corner of the state. We also operate more than 30 telecommunications towers used for phone and data relay services by our member cooperatives and customers.