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OGE Energy Corp. Senior Transmission Designer in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities, Women, Individuals, with DisABILITIES & Veterand are Encouraged to Apply Position Summary:

Performs a variety of design/drafting assignments. Investigates and procures all data required to develop a design. Prepares preliminary sketches and/or drawings. Applies all preliminary information and contributing data to develop or lead others to develop final drawings. Participates in the development of original designs or adaptations requiring specialized experience.

Primary Duties:

  • Reviews drawings and answers questions pertaining to any drafting and design assignments.

  • Provides drafting and design related guidance and work leadership for day to day activities and projects.

  • Provides technical input such as project alternatives, system/feasibility studies, cost estimates, design and equipment operating parameters.

  • Coordinates drafting and design projects for both internal and external Drafting personnel.

  • Prepares detail construction drawings for all projects using design notes, sketches, and specifications.

  • May perform engineering surveys at project sites, prepares sketches and drawings from field notes.

  • May perform final field inspections of completed construction to assure compliance with design drawings.

  • Facilitates the review and maintenance of the drafting guidelines and specifications.

  • Ensures drafting procedures and instructions are followed.

  • May perform drafting work.


  • Associate's Degree in Engineering Technology or related field, And 3 years Drafting related experience.

  • 5 years Design experience.

  • Valid State Drivers License.

Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to communicate effectively in speech and writing with members at all levels throughout the organization and outside professionals.

  • Self motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • In depth knowledge and experience in engineering/construction processes.

  • Possesses good skills in the use of a personal computer with strong knowledge of MS process.

  • Office Suite applications and related applications.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects with shifting priorities.

  • Demonstrated ability to provide direction and guidance to others (e.g., Drafting team, external contractors, etc.).

  • Demonstrated ability to think creatively in order to propose new solutions for old and new issues.

  • Demonstrated ability to work within stringent deadlines.

  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate, coordinate, and negotiate, as required.

Working Conditions:

  • Primary work in office environment.

  • May be required to work non-standard work schedules including weekends and holidays.

  • Based upon department resources, the nature of the work, and the size of the department, the ability to differentiate colors may be required for some positions.

  • May require travel.

Special Safety Requirements:

  • This position is a classified as a Safety-Sensitive Job under state law. Individuals in this position are subject to the terms and conditions set forth in OGE Energy Corp.'s Drug Testing Plan.

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