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Transmission Line Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Power Delivery

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  • Salary:

    $90,000 - $110,000

  • Contact:

    James Doherty

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    713 623 1649

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


RO is seeking a candidate for Transmission Line Engineer positions who will work on an energetic team helping develop solutions to solve challenging problems involved with turnkey EPC transmission line projects. Successful candidates will perform engineering tasks for the design and execution of EHV transmission lines projects ranging from 69kv to 500kV.


Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Reviewing and performing Transmission Line modeling/analysis with industry leading software (PLS-CADD)

  • Design and structural analysis of transmission line structures which include steel poles and lattice tower structures.

  • Design and analysis of high moment capacity foundations for transmission line structures.

  • Conducting structural analysis and developing design options for transmission line structures.

  • Helping preparing cost estimates or specifications for projects.

  • Ability to work in team environment but also work independently.

  • Participate in internal and external training and conferences to improve knowledge and improve professional growth.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Required qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering required (Civil or Mechanical Engineering preferred).

  • The candidate must have good written and oral communication skills to work effectively with internal team members and external client personnel.


Preferred Qualifications

  • EIT (Engineering in Training)

  • A Professional Engineering license (PE)

  • Previous experience in designing projects and leading project teams for EHV transmission lines.

  • Experience using PLS CADD, PLS POLE and PLS TOWER software packages.

  • Experience in foundation design using L-PILE/MFAD design programs.

  • Transmission structure load and design.

  • Experience in field design reviews and/or construction observation