Randstad Designer in Grand Rapids, Michigan
location:Grand Rapids, MI
salary:$27 - $29.31 per hour
date posted:Friday, September 7, 2018
industry:Electric, Gas and Sanitary Services
Contract position: Long Term contract opportunity, possible temp to perm! Large utility has an immediate need for an Electrical Distribution Designer in Grand Rapids, MI. Primarily responsible for electric distribution system design for the Low Voltage Distribution (LVD) Engineering. Must be willing to work additional hours as necessary to assist with storm restoration activities. Apply Now!
Responsibilities for the Designer
Design electric distribution systems for customer relocation, capacity projects, failures or reliability improvement projects
Design various new business projects, including line extensions (primary, secondary) and services of various degrees of difficulty, and customer types (residential, commercial, industrial, developments)
Design in a CAD system
Negotiate with customers and obtaining easements (or work with the Right of Way department)
Work with government entities for permits (or work with the Permitting department)
Communicate work to internal departments (LVD Planning, Forestry, Long and Short Range Scheduling, Field/Construction, Closeout, etc.)
Track projects in spreadsheets and/or databases
Requirements for the Designer
Associate Degree preferred
Experience with electric utility
Electric distribution system design knowledge and experience
Electric distribution system construction knowledge
Experience with CAD systems
Experience working with SAP
Medical plan available
Per Diem available to qualified candidates.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.