Stantec Engineer in Jacksonville, Florida

Join a team that does more than generate and deliver electricity through its work; join a team that powers growth and advances communities. Seeing beyond the project at hand, you’ll work with us to advance the industry and build your career. We operate with the strength of a $3B company and have the agility of a specialized power group, and work on some of the most challenging and cutting edge projects around the world. Whether helping to define microgrids, pushing the boundaries on clean energy or grid modernization, you’ll find yourself working with leaders in transmission & distribution, thermal generation, and renewable energy in one of the world’s top 10 design firms, broadening your skills and developing your career.

Your Opportunity

As an Associate Engineer you will work with close guidance and supervision on tasks and smaller projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the guidance of a senior engineer. You will participate in the evaluation, recommendation, and specification of engineered systems or products for a project. You will assist in verifying compliance with applicable codes and engineering standards/practices.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Design of transmission lines and structures using 3-D CAD software

  • Develop bill of material for construction

  • Develop construction specifications and provide support during construction

  • Work closely and support Senior Engineers on large scale transmission line projects

  • Attend field meetings to gather project information

  • Maintain a safe work conditions both in the office and on the job site

  • Obtain project permit requirements from environmental, governmental and local municipalities

  • Gain knowledge of industry standards and power delivery design principles as related to transmission and distribution

  • Gain knowledge of plan and profiles, general structural arrangements, load trees, material standards & specifications, equipment specifications (including, but not limited to insulators and line hardware); power plans, conduit plans, cable schedules and system studies

  • Develop discipline specific engineering and technical standards, practices, procedures and techniques

  • Attend client interactions and project status meetings

  • Participate in project planning meetings and reviews

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the senior engineering staff

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Basic understanding of drafting/design tool such as AutoCAD.

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.

  • Demonstrated ability to learn on the job, an interest in learning about the utility industry.

  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks.

  • Ability to take direction, follow process and accept feedback and suggestions from senior engineers/designers.

  • Skilled at conducting preliminary research.

  • Field experience is considered an asset.

  • Sound technical skills, with focus on accurate design calculations and analysis.

  • Strong desire to learn and work in a team environment.

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.

  • Willingness to work on multiple jobs/projects at a time.

  • Knowledge of and ability to use standard computer applications including, but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite and AutoCAD.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Civil or Mechanical Engineering.

Minimum of 0-2 years of experience.

EIT/FE eligibility or registration as a EIT.

Co-op/Internship experience preferred.

Must have a driver's license.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Mechanical Designer

Primary Location: United States-Florida-Jacksonville

Other Locations: United States-Florida-Lake Mary

Organization: BC-1988 Power-US East

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Aug 31, 2018, 8:15:48 AM

Req ID: 180001C2