Distribution Engineering Supervisor
Posted on: July 14, 2021
Currently, we have an opening for an Engineering
Supervisor with previous distribution utility design
engineering experience. Leidos is a trusted and future-focused
solutions provider. Utilities consistently come to Leidos for
reliable power expertise, as reflected through our work with more
than 50 investor-owned utilities and more than 160
municipals/cooperatives across the country as well as
a growing number of local utility providers and private developers.
Our project portfolio includes large energy projects for electric
utilities, power generation owners, and industrial clients. In
addition, Leidos works with an established group of
industry-leading construction partners delivering meaningful energy
delivery solutions. Our recognition as an industry leader is
confirmed by the latest national rankings by Engineering
News-Record (ENR) ranking Leidos within: the Top 10 T&D Firms,
Top 10 Program Management Firms, and Top 20 Power Firms.
The successful candidate will be responsible for leading a team
of engineers/designers to develop construction work packages for
the electric & gas distribution system using various software
systems and construction standards. Distribution systems may
be in an OH, UG, or URD environment. Work packages will be
developed using Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Computer
Aided Design (CAD) tools, Work Management Systems (WMS), and other
client systems. Work assignments may include travelling by motor
vehicle to various project locations located throughout the area to
conduct field investigations.
In this role, you will gain many intangible skills, such
as time and task management, critical thinking and problem solving,
the ability to communicate complicated problems in a concise manner
with internal and external colleagues of all levels. If you
have supervisory experience, are well-organized and able to manage
multiple critical tasks under tight deadlines, have good customer
service skills, and thrive in a fast-paced and diverse environment,
this job is for you!
Responsibilities and Duties include but are
not limited to:
- Oversee the design and construction work package development of
electrical overhead and underground distribution systems (operating
from 4kV through 138kV) from a design team
- Perform quality control and encourage safe work practices while
maintaining compliance with project scope, schedule and
- Supervise engineering calculations from the design team that
may include: structural analysis of poles, guying, cable
pulling, electric demand, fault currents, and coordination of
- Work collaboratively with client engineering, operations
and other departments to ensure work products and services meet
expectations and commitments.
- Develop of a BOM, estimating costs, and customer advocacy such
as acquiring easements or calculating a customer Contribution in
Aid of Construction (CIAC).
- Preform supervisor duties for a team of 5-8 reports,
- Oversee day to day assignments for a small team of entry level
engineering designers and technicians.
- Work under supervision of engineering manager to ensure project
deliverables are ready in time and on budget.
- QA/QC Review of the engineering work of the team.
- Train entry level designers and technicians.
Required Education & Experience:
- Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering and 2+ years of
relevant experience. Or or an Associate’s Degree in the engineering
field with 4+ years of relevant experience. Or a Master's of
Science and less than 2 years of relevant expereince.
- Knowledge of overhead and underground T&D
- Strong analytical and problem solving skills
- Experience with T&D design tools, such as PLS-CADD
and O-Calc is preferred
- Proven ability to communicate with clients and project
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Leidos is a trusted and technology-focused solutions provider.
Utilities and mobile operators rely on our Power Delivery Services
Team for reliable power and telecommunication expertise, as
reflected through our work with more than 50 investor-owned
utilities, more than 160 municipals/cooperatives, as
well as a growing number of mobile operators, local utility
providers and private developers. In addition to providing
engineering and project management services, Leidos works with an
established group of industry-leading construction partners
delivering meaningful Energy Delivery Solutions. Our recognition as
an industry leader is confirmed by the latest national rankings by
Engineering News-Record (ENR) ranking Leidos within the Top 10
T&D Firms, and Top 10 Power Firms
External Referral Bonus:
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Distribution Design Engineering
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