Substation Design Engineer
Electrical Consultants, Inc.
Mankato, MN

About $82,000 - $110,000 a year


Electrical Consultants, Inc., a leading power engineering consultant firm, has an immediate opening for an experienced substation design engineer in Mankato, MN. ECI specializes in engineering services to electric utilities (substation, protection, transmission) alternative energy systems, communication, oil/gas, mining and heavy industry. The successful candidate will work with multiple design teams involved with conceptual, preliminary, and final design of station projects 4.16 kV through 500 kV.

Responsibilities include preparation of physical and electrical substation project design and documents and support of the design of major station projects throughout the country; multi-office coordination, estimating and scheduling of activities related to station design work; project design drawings including general arrangement plans, conduit, cabling, fencing, grounding and control building layouts as well as wiring diagrams and schematics and the contracts and specifications to support procurement and construction of these types of facilities.

Minimum Requirements: BSEE, 3+ years’ substation design and project engineering experience in the utility engineering industry or combination of education and experience; excellent communication, organizational and writing skills a must. Successful applicant may be subject to client mandated drug and background checking. Occasional travel/driving may be requested. Successful applicant is subject to ECI’s auto insurance carrier requirements. Successful applicant must not require immigration sponsorship now or in the future.

Salary commensurate with experience and education. Benefits include:

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • 401(k), profit sharing and employee stock ownership plan
  • Paid vacation, personal days and holidays
  • Continued professional education reimbursement

Electrical Consultants, Inc. (ECI) employs over 450 engineers, designers, project managers, surveyors, ROW agents, environmental planners, construction professionals and support staff in 15 offices across the U.S. The firm has 30 years of experience in the planning, engineering and construction of a wide range of power delivery projects including substations, transmission lines, distribution systems, communication systems and industrial facilities. Visit our website at

Submit letter of application, resume and list of three professional references.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time


  • project engineering: 3 years (Required)
  • high voltage substation design: 3 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)