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Pike Corporation Engineer III - Substation Physical – Exp. Electric Utility Substation Design in Marietta, Georgia

Position Summary:

This is the third level of the Engineering classification. Provide engineering/technical expertise to solve more complex problems, and provide leadership skills to manage work in a specific area of expertise, with minimal supervision. Incumbents are expected to develop advanced skills and to have the ability to work independently.

Please note: This electrical engineering position is in the Substation Physical Engineering group within the Transmission & Substation division of Pike Engineering. This position will work closely with clients, engineering departments, and CAD Designers in the development of High-voltage Substation Engineering Design packages for electric utility clients. See desired qualifications below.

*PE Required*

Essential Functions: Under minimal supervision, in the area of expertise will provide:

•Engineering/technical expertise and guidance in the identification, analysis and resolution of problems

•Effective planning, organizing, estimating, scheduling and monitoring of work activities

•Thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondence, documentation, calculations and sketches

•Continuous improvement of job-related, engineering, technical and professional knowledge, skills and performance

•Effective oral and written communication skills

•Accurate records and files

Position Requirements:

Other Requirements:

* Graduate from an ABET Accredited - 4 yr. engineering program.

5 to 8 years experience as a practicing engineer and

  • state registration as a Professional Engineer*.

•Proficient in engineering theories and principles.

•Proficient in practices of researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations

•Ability to deal with a variety of individuals from various socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds.

•Good written and oral communication skills.

  • Desired Qualifications :*

  • •Proficient in principles of project management*

  • •Experience in the utility industry.*

NCEES and ability to become licensed in multiple states preferred

  • Experience in the electric utility industry

  • 3 - 5 years of electrical utility substation design experience (as an employee, contractor, or consultant) with a working knowledge of the physical design of substations 23 kV and higher.

  • Ability to design the physical layout of the substation equipment (circuit breakers, transformers, disconnect switches, bus, etc.)

  • Ability to design the cable trench and conduit for the routing of cables to the substation equipment.

  • Ability to complete the bill of material required for construction of the substation.

  • Ability to ensure that a complete design package (drawings, bill of materials, conduit lists, construction specifications, etc.) are delivered to the customer within budget and on time.

  • Working knowledge of NESC and IEEE

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to fingers, handle to feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or administrative work). The employee may be subject to one or more of the following atmospheric conditions that affect the respiratory system of the skin: fumes, odors, dust, mists, gases, or poor ventilation.



•Work independently


•Customer Oriented

•Able to manage multiple tasks and provide leadership to other team members.

Pike Engineering, LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity – Affirmative Action – Disabled and Veteran Employer


NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as requested to meet the ongoing needs of the organization

Organization: *Pike Corporation, Inc.

Title: Engineer III - Substation Physical – Exp. Electric Utility Substation Design

Location: Georgia-Marietta

Requisition ID: 200000C3