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The Engineer I position is the entry level of the Engineering classification hierarchy. Employees in the Engineer I position solve problems in engineering areas of specialization with close supervision. An Engineer I is expected to develop skills, and the ability to work with greater independence. An Engineer I has knowledge of fundamental concepts and procedures.
This position is a transmission lines project engineer who performs various engineering activities associated with the design and installation of electrical transmission facilities for Duke Energy. The position activities include designing and routing transmission lines, reviewing engineering studies, proposals and programs, analyzing structures, performing strength and electrical calculations, and preparing design documents, technical specifications, cost estimates and bills of material associated with the installation of electrical transmission line facilities.
Responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to:
expertise and guidance in the identification, analysis and resolution of routine problems in their area of expertise
Assists in the accomplishment of business goals and objectives through effective planning, organizing, estimating, scheduling and monitoring of work activities under the guidance of higher-level employees
Prepares thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondences, documentation, calculations and sketches associated with the resolution of routine technical problems
Conducts basic engineering studies requiring little evaluation or ingenuity
Possesses knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices and procedures
Develops positive working relationships to effectively coordinate work activities
Demonstrates effective verbal and written communication skills
Maintains accurate records and files
Supports the companys goals and represents the company positively and professionally
Corporate office or plant environment
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering obtained from an ABET accredited program.
Understanding of basic engineering theories and principles.
Understanding of basic 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
Structural design experience or coursework focus on structural design
Passing grade on the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam
Experience utilizing AutoCad
Experience utilizing PLS-CADD
Understanding of the basic principles of project management
Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills
Experience in the electric utility industry
Relocation Assistance Provided (as applicable)
Visa Sponsored Position
Posting Expiration Date
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
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at 12:01 AM on the posting expiration date.
Please note that in order to be considered for this position, you must possess all of the basic/required qualifications.
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Duke Energy Corporation
Website : http://www.duke-energy.com
Duke Energy makes life better for millions of people every day by providing electric and gas services in a sustainable way – affordable, reliable and clean. We are the largest electric power holding company in the United States, supplying and delivering energy to approximately 7.2 million U.S. customers. We have approximately 57,700 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest and Florida – and natural gas distribution services in Ohio and Kentucky. Our commercial and international businesses own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a portfolio of renewable energy assets.