Sr. Distribution Designer

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Atwell, LLC

<strong>Atwell is a full-service consulting, engineering and construction services firm that delivers a broad range of creative solutions to clients in the real estate and land development, power and energy, and oil and gas markets. </strong><br /><br /><strong>Atwell brings together a broad platform of diverse services to provide customized solutions for your precise industry. As a professional services company, we work together across disciplines to provide industry knowledge and technical expertise while developing and sustaining long-lasting relationships with our clients. </strong><br /><br /><strong>We are a business of passionate people. For every project, we instinctively manage critical issues like quality, safety and technical results. But it may surprise you to know how well we get to know you and your vision &ndash; and how we boldly advocate for your success. </strong><br /><br /><strong>When our teams work together on your behalf, remarkable things begin to happen. No matter what the project, Atwell delivers complete services with complete confidence.</strong>

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Full Time

Overview: As a Distribution Designer, you will work to support a project team by designing overhead and underground electrical facilities and addressing engineering issues to various projects. Our projects are diverse in scope and include various size and scope including work for electric utilities or private developers.&nbsp;<br /><br /> <p><strong>Atwell, LLC&nbsp;</strong>is a bold leader in the consulting, engineering, and construction services industry, delivering a broad range of creative solutions to clients in the real estate &amp; land development, and energy markets. We have a strong national presence and a diverse, award-winning project portfolio. Atwell is a privately owned company, with 1,400+ passionate team members across 40+ locations and growing!</p> <p><strong>Atwell, LLC</strong>&nbsp;is a proud recipient of the following 2023 awards:</p> <ul> <li>8 consecutive years in a row as a &ldquo;Best Places to Work&rdquo;, &ldquo;Hot Firm Nationally&rdquo; by Zweig group</li> <li>Recognized as #7 in the &ldquo;Top 100&rdquo; firms in the US by Zweig Group</li> <li>Recognized by ENR #74 in the ENR Top 500 and ranked in every region</li> <li>Recognized in Crain Magazine&rsquo;s &ldquo;Fast 50&rdquo; for the fastest growing firms</li> <li>Named in the &ldquo;Top 50 Coolest Places to Work&rdquo; by Crain Magazine</li> </ul> <br />
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Provide Technical support n straight forward and complex distribution design scenarios.</li> <li>Utilize and learn engineering software packages to complete distribution design.</li> <li>Lead a portion of overhead and underground electrical distribution projects by creating detailed scopes and estimates, performing calculations, developing detailed design drawings following applicable utility standards.</li> <li>Design projects for make ready &ldquo;Joint Use Attachment.&rdquo;</li> <li>Interface with client and line construction crews.</li> <li>Complete site visits and field assignments as required. Perform site walks and as-build documentation.</li> <li>Communicate with Project Manager and Associate Director on workload status to meet designated chargeability goals.</li> <li>Provide additional project support by drafting documents and computations and local permit applications.</li> <li>Complete edits and modify plans reviewed by agencies, municipalities, and clients as directed.</li> <li>A basic understanding of the following technical skills that pertain to your assigned region: <ul> <li>Automated Utility Design (AUD)</li> <li>Construction Cost Estimating</li> <li>Construction Practices</li> <li>Overhead Electric Utility Design</li> <li>Underground Electric Utility Design</li> <li>Local Electric Utility Code Requirements</li> <li>Site Planning</li> </ul> </li> <li>Adherence to Atwell Product Quality Standards.</li> <li>Background in Electric Distribution, Natural Gas Distribution, and/or Communications (Fiber).</li> <li>Strong aptitude for structural analysis, sag analysis, basic algebra, and geometry.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Proficiency in NESC, PENG (overhead and underground).</li> <li>Proven experience in distribution, transmission, system improvement projects, substation design, service design, and switch replacements.</li> <li>Knowledge of engineering design software applications: PLS CADD, PLS Pole, SPIDACalc, Quick Pole, CDEGS, CYMEDIST, CYMECAP, CYMETCC, SAG10.</li> <li>Mastery of AutoCAD and familiarity with AUD (Automated Utility Design) is a plus.</li> <li>Great interpersonal skills with the ability to develop business relationships.</li> <li>Strong knowledge of Ontario Electric Safety Code, Ontario Reg. 22/04, and applicable CSA standards is expected.</li> <li>Preference for experience designing, reviewing, and checking combined civil and electrical utility infrastructure such as for utility relocations, Joint Use applications, and pole/tower foundations.</li> </ul>