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Transmission Line Engineer III

Kansas City, MO 64120

Posted: 01/19/2019 Job Number: 21959

POSITION SUMMARY DESCRIPTION This position is responsible for design and management of multiple year and short range transmission line engineering projects. Support field design, field construction and the installation of the electric utility system through the  company service territory. POSITION COMPETENCIES Understands the operations of the electric utility as it pertains to T&D company policies and procedures. Working knowledge of current NESC especially Parts 2, 3, and 4. Knowledge of the computer software applications for Microsoft Office and engineering software, Auto-Cad, PLS-CADD (3 years min), SAG-TEN, EPRI TLW/TFLASH/ENVIRO, IEEE 738) and others as pertains to the transmission line engineering functions. Complete understanding of schematics and connection diagrams associated with the entire transmission electrical system, including distribution, substation and generation. Able to respond to multiple demands and rapidly changing priorities. Communicates effectively with a strong focus on external customer contacts. Continuously looking for effective methods to enhance the system. Coordinates Company wide communication tower/antenna attachments to Transmission assets. Provide support to our internal and external customers. Is diverse, flexible and can take on many different roles Experience in legal testimony and private easement negotiations, and other Transmission, Distribution, and Power Production areas. Investigate and evaluate new ideas, methods and technologies related to delivery system construction, maintenance and operation and recommends improvements Promote the visibility and technical leadership of the organization throughout the industry by actively participating on committees and working groups in trade organizations such as EEI, EPRI, IEEE, and SPP. RESULTS EXPECTED Internal and external customer satisfaction. Overall balanced budget On time completion of electrical studies, drawings, documents, easement and material acquisitions necessary to complete construction projects and maintain the electrical system. Improve the electrical system performance and reliability statistics. Enhance communications with internal and external customers For technical information, takes on the role of design/technical expert Is diverse and can take on many different roles in the company. REQUIREMENTS  Bachelors Degree in Engineering from a 4-year accredited university is required. Professional Engineer (PE) License, MBA or Masters in Engineering, or Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification is preferred. Minimum of 5 years electric utility experience is required, preferably in the design, construction and operations area, with at least 5 years in transmission line design. Effective leadership, interpersonal, communication (oral and written), and project management skills. Ability to work with others in a team environment and influence work processes across organizational boundaries. Strong analytical skills for development of engineering plans and recommendations. Skill/Experience/Education MandatoryREQUIREMENTS? Bachelors Degree in Engineering from a 4-year accredited university is required. Professional Engineer (PE) License, MBA or Masters in Engineering, or Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification is preferred.? Minimum of 5 years electric utility experience is required, preferably in the design, construction and operations area, with at least 5 years in transmission line design.? Effective leadership, interpersonal, communication (oral and written), and project management skills.? Ability to work with others in a team environment and influence work processes across organizational boundaries.? Strong analytical skills for development of engineering plans and recommendations. Ideal Candidate-- Skill Matrix   Search   Skill Name Description PLS-CADDrow toggle Experience with the use of PLS-CADD. (No less than 3 years)
  • Level (1-5, 5 being the highest) 
    1    2    3    4    5        
  • Years  0-3 Years
  • Mandatory(Yes/No)  Yes
Transmission Line Engineeringrow toggle Experience designing and managing of multiple year and short range transmission line engineering projects.
  • Level (1-5, 5 being the highest) 
    1    2    3    4    5        
  • Years  4-5 Years
  • Mandatory(Yes/No)  Yes
Utility Experiencerow toggle Electric Utility experience in design, construction, and operations of transmission systems.
  • Level (1-5, 5 being the highest) 
    1    2    3    4    5        
  • Years  4-5 Years
  • Mandatory(Yes/No)  Yes
NESCrow toggle Working knowledge of NESC, especially parts 2, 3, and 4.
  • Level (1-5, 5 being the highest) 
    1    2    3    4    5        
  • Years  4-5 Years
  • Mandatory(Yes/No)  Yes
Communicationrow toggle Effective communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills.
  • Level (1-5, 5 being the highest) 
    1    2    3    4    5        
  • Years  9-10 Years
  • Mandatory(Yes/No)  Yes

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