Job Description

  • Understand and follow the practices and procedures pertaining to technical matters in one or more of the following areas:
  • Perform electric utility pole loading analysis studies using, O-CALC Software or PLS CADD
  • Design and layout of electric utility distribution system projects in customer GIS and process platforms
  • Deliver completed design projects/work orders on time, according to customer specifications and through a customer process database

a) Design of make ready work on electric utility poles to accommodate telecommunication

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b) Electrical utility distribution design

c) GIS and Mapping

d) Overhead and underground electrical line distribution

e) NESC codes, requirements and regulations

f) Joint attachment audits and pole loading software

  • Occasionally, participate in the acquisition of field data to accomplish the design or to monitor and evaluate equipment performance
  • Follow quality practice and procedures by self-checking all work product and checking the work of others as required
  • Follow safety procedures
  • Maintain the GIS database with information from sources including, but not limited to, work management systems, as-built construction drawings, work orders, completion records, field reports or other information from the job sponsor
  • Process and approve completion records, perform manual or computer aided drafting using AutoCAD
  • Perform and update records and maps in Arc Map
  • Produce and distribute construction work orders and job packets
  • Communicate with Designers and Engineers
  • Work effectively in a team environment
  • Learn non-industry standard drafting and mapping software
  • Additional duties as assigned

Required Skills

  • Technical education (B.S. in Engineering or GIS preferred) or experience in an electric utility environment
  • Preferable past work history includes experience with the following
  • Analytical competence to interact with a variety of individuals including engineers, clients and experienced Distribution System Designers
  • Communicate clearly both verbally and in writing with all levels in the organization and with outside clients
  • Computer skills are also needed
  • Must be a self-starter able to work with others and to handle multiple tasks

- Design of make ready work on electric utility distribution systems to accommodate telecommunication

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- NESC code compliance for electric utility distribution systems

- Pole Loading Software such as O-Calc, Civil 3D, PLS Pole/PLS CADD

- ESRI ArcMap software

- Autodesk AutoCAD

Job Location

Kansas City MO

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular