Project Engineer in Reno, NV at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 11/26/2021

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Job Description

JobID: 385787

Johnson Service Group (JSG) is a nationally recognized Contract Engineering and Technical Staffing firm specializing in Engineering and Manufacturing. We are currently recruiting for a Project Engineer

Purpose of the job:

Independently plans, coordinates, and designs new and modifies existing electrical underground and/or overhead distribution infrastructure.  Performs various project functions including feasibility and estimation of specific project proposals.  Manages project deliverables while meeting schedule, time, and budgetary constraints.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Regularly interacts with clients, customers, contractors, and developers
  • Acquires, reviews, and submits federal, state and local permits
  • Track jobs according to client and company procedures
  • Produce routine and project-specific correspondence
  • Adhere to client-specific electrical distribution standards, procedures, and requirements
  • Apply correct design standards, codes, and requirements
  • Coordinates underground and overhead design for riser re-locates
  • Request right-of-way boundaries and marks sensitive resources
  • Identify and verify existing underground and overhead utilities
  • Visit job sites, client offices, municipalities, and other agencies as needed
  • Completes and reviews as-builts
  • Consider other factors in order to make optimal design solutions
  • Accurately tracks time spent on jobs, the mileage, and materials needed to perform duties
  • Follow general safety guidelines and wear appropriate PPE

Education, Certifications and/or Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited college or university
  • 2 to 4 years’ proven experience in electrical utility design including GIS work
  • Understands and can navigate through Microstation with ease
  • Knowledge of electrical theory, principles, and practices relating to electric distribution and transmission engineering
  • Able to use various measuring equipment and understand units of measure
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and routine office equipment
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills


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