Ulteig is currently seeking talented and motivated Engineer level candidates to join our Transmission & Distribution team based in the Sioux Falls, SD office. This position is responsible for the design of High Voltage (69kV-500kV) transmission lines utilizing the PLS-CADD software. 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.
What You'll Do
This position entails 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 Civil/Structural or Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited school
Minimum of 2 years’ engineering experience is preferred
EIT required and ability to obtain PE licensure within 2 years highly preferred
Proficiency in PLS-CADD and PLS-POLE preferred
Previous experience working with or for a Utility is highly preferred
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
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 have authorization to work permanently in the US
What You Can Expect from Ulteig
For 75 years, we’ve built a culture focused on people – both our clients and our employees. We realize that a huge part of our success has relied heavily on the dedication and focus of our workforce; this is why 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:
Comprehensive Benefits Package
Working at Ulteig is more than a job; it means you will be making a difference. Our vision is to be among the most highly regarded engineering and technical services firms in North America. 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.
If you would like to be a part of a company that empowers its employees, apply today!
Ulteig provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, veteran status, disability and any other legally protected status. Drug Free Workplace.
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