Transmission Line Engineer in Atlanta, GA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 1/4/2022

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JobID: 387340

Johnson Service Group is actively seeking a Transmission Line Engineer to work with our client in the Atlanta, GA area.  This is a full time position working with a dynamic organization and our client is hiring immediately.

Creates designs for new transmission lines and modifications of existing transmission lines. Participates in route selection, public meetings, surveying of routes, environmental reviews, and construction support. Has input into transmission line standards, project schedules, and project budgets. Creates grading plans, performs structural analyses, and performs other civil engineering activities in support of substation design.


  • Responsible for the design and modification of new and existing transmission lines with operating voltages up to 500 kV.
  • Responsible for many aspects of project documentation including construction specifications, structure design, and foundation design.
  • Creates substation site plans, substation foundations design standards, and transmission line design standards.
  • Evaluates vendor qualifications and bids; makes purchase recommendations for major transmission line equipment and materials.
  • Coordinates economic and environmental analysis for transmission line routes and relocations. Interfaces with right-of-way agents, surveyors, and biologists to deliver route surveys, easements, delineations, and related items.
  • Monitors and coordinates the activities of project engineering performed by contract engineering services and other internal engineers.
  • Develops cost estimates and schedules for transmission line and substation site development projects. Uses schedule and budgeting software to track and report progress throughout project life.
  • Reviews third party construction drawings to determine if conflicts with transmission lines exist and provides engineered solutions to resolve conflicts.
  • Generally, requires a bachelor’s degree bachelor's degree in structural or civil engineering plus 3-5 years of related experience.
  • Recommend experience m construction project management.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering is preferred.
  • Must be proficient in PLS CADD and Microsoft Office.

If there is an interest, please send resumes to Kathleen Rouse at and contact me directly at 770-635-1347.


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