PLS-CADD Engineer #20-54513

$60,000 - $75,000 yearly
  • SDG&E
  • San Diego, CA, USA
  • Jul 31, 2020
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Job Description

Normally designated as a "Lead Engineer" as such provides work direction to subordinate engineers and/or acts as a project leader over the more complex or major engineering projects and/or studies.

  • Provide leadership/direction for major or complex engineering and construction projects and/or studies; may serve as cognizant discipline engineer.
  • Will serve as a "Subject Matter Expert" (SME) for SDG&E's Pole Loading Compliance Program.
  • Will serve as SME for PLS-CADD.
  • Oversee design and engineering of large and complex overhead and underground projects.
  • Conduct complex engineering studies which require advanced knowledge within the assigned discipline.
  • Provide coordination, monitor progress, interpret results and ensure timely completion of assignments.
  • Identify actual or potential problem areas and develop corrective actions to be taken.
  • Provide leadership, technical advice, training and guidance to lower level engineers as well as clerical, technical and operating personnel; may participate in the selection, hiring and promotion of subordinate personnel.
  • Recommend new and improved practices and procedures related to their assigned area.
  • Keep informed of technical developments, industry codes and safety and/or regulatory requirements which have impact upon the respective engineering discipline.
  • Represent the Company/industry as a member of outside engineering/standards organizations.
  • Acts in a lead capacity, providing direction, training and technical advice to lower level engineers and/or subordinate clerical, technical and operating personnel. May participate in the selection, hiring and promotion of subordinate personnel.
  • Responsible for more advanced engineering studies usually acting as a project leader. Errors in these more complex studies could cause significant impact in delays, monetary loss, damage to equipment or injuries.
  • Frequent contacts with supervision and engineers of other departments. 
  • Deals with industrial customers, consulting engineers, contractors, land developers, manufacturers' representatives, public agencies, and other utilities or companies. 
  • Normally works in an office area; howerver, project assignments may involve field work.
  • Bachelor's degree in a recognized engineering discipline. 
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) is required. 
  • PLS-CADD experience required.
  • Overhead distribution/transmission design or engineering experience is highly desireable.
  • A minimum of five (5) years of engineering experience is required.
  • Must be thoroughly knowledgeable in more advanced overhead distribution or transmission engineering concepts.
  • Experience working under GO95 requirements is highly desireable.
  • Uses a high degree on ingenuity, analyitical ability and judgement in identifying problems and impacts of complex engineering studies.


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Posting End Date
Jul 31, 2020
Jason Bailey


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