Southern California Edison Civil Engineer (ENG2) in Pomona, California

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About Transmission and Distribution

Southern California Edison’s (SCE's) Transmission and Distribution Organizational Unit (T & D) is responsible for planning, engineering, constructing, operating, and maintaining transmission and distribution facilities throughout the 50,000-square-mile territory. T&D is the steward of roughly $19 billion in assets that safely and reliably deliver electricity to 14 million residents via SCE’s 5 million customer accounts.

Position overview

The Engineer 2 will work in Transmission Engineering’s Poles and Towers Structural Analysis Group to provide transmission and distribution structural support to SCE’s internal and external clients.

The Structural Group performs a variety of engineering and design tasks in support of the Design and Construction Standards, structural analysis, modification and repair of towers and poles on the SCE system. In addition, the Structural Group leads the development of new structure types, performs structural procurement support and consults on structural specification, analysis of rule changes relating to structures, and pole loading software development. Tasks associated with these functions include structural loading calculations, material deviation recommendations, and Operation & Maintenance support.

Typical Responsibilities

  • Duties include structural analysis and design recommendations for existing and new towers or poles.

  • Analysis, Design and Procurement of materials for tower and pole modifications Creation and Updating of Design and Construction Standards related to overhead structures.

  • Use of Finite Element Analysis tools for structure modeling.

  • Support risk analysis and strategy recommendation development for standards and procedure updates.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering

  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience structural engineering

Desired qualifications

  • California PE License - Civil

  • MS Engineering – Structural Emphasis

  • Engineering experience with Electric Utility Distribution and Transmission Systems using California GO95 or NESC rules.

  • Engineering experience using PLS-Cadd, PLS-Tower, & PLS-Pole software


  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

  • Relocation may apply to this position

Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of nearly 14 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.

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Title: Civil Engineer (ENG2)

Location: US-CA-Pomona

Requisition ID: 71017859