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Transmission Line Engineer (Remote)

United States, North Dakota, Fargo
3350 38th Avenue South (Show on map)
May 24, 2024

The Opportunity

Ulteig is currently seeking talented and motivated Engineer level candidates to join our Transmission Line group. This position is responsible for the design of High Voltage (69kV-500kV) transmission lines utilizing the PLS-CADD software. This position is open to sit in any location or remote.

What You'll Do

The ideal candidate has excellent problem solving skills; uses advanced techniques, theory, precepts and practices to complete complex project assignments. They will adapt and modify standard techniques to solve multifaceted problems and provide expert consultation for the design, development and implementation of technical plans and systems used in the construction of high voltage transmission lines. Responsibilities include: facilitating collaboration between other disciplines and project team members; acting as client contact to determine the project scope and understand their requirements; development of construction documents for the transmission line. Final deliverables will include project design criteria, plan and profile drawings, structure framing and loading drawings, assembly drawings, structure foundation drawings and construction specifications. The engineer will coordinate specific design aspects of projects, estimating construction costs, and specify materials.

What We Expect from You

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited school
  • Minimum of 4 years' engineering experience is required - Minimum of 3 years of Transmission Line Engineering or related experience required
  • PE license or ability to acquire within 6 months is highly preferred
  • Proficiency in PLS-CADD and PLS-POLE preferred
  • Previous experience working with or for a Utility is highly preferred
  • Maintains positive client relationships
  • Independently completes assigned tasks
  • Actively manages individual workload
  • Effectively assists in training and mentoring team members
  • Responsible for reviewing project drawings, calculations & specifications
  • Demonstrate wide degree of creativity and latitude
  • Collaborate with multi-discipline team to ensure project success
  • Must be analytical, self-motivated, and possess the ability to work in a team environment and a variety of situations while maintaining a positive, enthusiastic attitude
  • Excellent presentation and verbal/written communications skills
  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills with the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, management, clients and external agencies
  • Proven experience in Microsoft Software Applications (Word, Excel, Power Point, Access) and AutoCAD is preferred
  • Proficiency in MFAD/LPILE is preferred
  • Highly driven toward team success and professional growth
  • Ability and drive to mentor less experienced engineers
  • Must have authorization to work permanently in the US

As you consider applying for a position at Ulteig, we encourage you to think outside the box - because we do! You might not meet 100% of the skills listed in a description, but we are committed to hiring people with exceptional talent, ability and potential, and then creating an environment where they can become the best versions of themselves. We don't want to miss out on the possibility of speaking with the next outstanding Ulteig team member, so please apply if you think this role is a great match for your unique skills and strengths. And, yes, relevant military experience is absolutely considered for transitioning service members.

What You Can Expect from Ulteig

Ulteig is a purpose driven organization that has built a culture focused on people - both our clients and our employees for over 75 years. Working at Ulteig is more than a job, it means you will have the opportunity to make a difference by creating and solving for a sustainable future. We realize that a huge part of our success has relied heavily on the dedication and focus of our workforce; this is why we make investing in our employees a top priority. Being 100% employee-owned means, we take our own success and the success of our clients personally.

We offer our team members:

  • Flexible Workplace
  • Employee Ownership
  • Competitive Pay
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Collaborative Environment
  • Innovative Culture

Our vision is to be the most trusted partners transforming our world's critical infrastructure. Ulteig connects people and resources to develop compelling, integrated solutions across multiple Lifeline Sectors, including power, renewables, transportation and water. Ulteig's footprint spans the country and leverages its expertise with a wide range of public and private clients.

At Ulteig, we deeply care and listen to the needs of our team to ensure they are comfortable and have the necessary tools to be productive whether they choose to work remotely, hybrid or in office. We strive to allow a balance and separation between home and work life and provide support and a flexible working schedule so that employees are able to focus on what's important to them. Our offices are currently open, and employees have the option of accessing them to work. We will continue to monitor and respond to COVID-19 proactively to ensure the safety of our valued employees.

If you would like to be a part of a company that empowers their employees, apply today!

Ulteig is a Drug Free Workplace


Additional Opportunity Details:
Compensation Range is Generally +/- 15% of Position Mid-Point of $110,000*
* The salary displayed represents the middle of a range. Factors that may be used to determine your actual salary include your job specific skills, education, training, job location, number of years of experience related to this role and comparison to other employees already in this role

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