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Forest Park, GA 30298

Job Function: Engineering Job Number: 402928

Job Description

** Johnson Service Group (JSG) is a nationally recognized professional staffing and recruiting firm that is looking for an experienced Designer to fill a 3 - year assignment in the Forest Park, GA area.

Date: 07/09/2024

Job Title: Designer 

Work Location: Forest Park, GA 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Mechanical, or Civil Engineering with minimum 4 years relevant industry experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Technology with minimum 4 years relevant industry experience
  • Associate Degree with minimum 8 years relevant industry experience
  • High school diploma with minimum 15 years relevant industry experience 
  • Some overnight travel will be required
  • Strong understanding of electrical substation equipment is preferred
  • Experience in Transmission and/or Distribution Substation Operations
  • Understanding of utility electric grid operations is preferred
  • Knowledge of basic electrical power system theory
  • Strong understanding of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Standards, National Electric Safety Code, National Electric Code, and OSHA safe operating practices
  • Ability to create electrical Substation Physical drawings from a single line diagram
  • Ability to create/manipulate 2D drawings and 3D models for electrical Substations
  • AutoCAD training, experience, or certification preferred
  • Experience using 3D modeling software (Autodesk Inventor or Autodesk Map 3D [P4A])
  • Experience working with document management & estimating systems such as Transmission Estimating and Management System (TEAMS), STOMP, MAXIMO, SCST Vault, Autodesk Vault Professional 2023
  • Experience using Primavera (P6), progress reporting software
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office products is required
  • Must demonstrate excellent communication skills (oral & written) and the ability to communicate technical issues simply
  • Must possess effective time management and organizational skills sufficient to manage multiple projects with various priorities and competing deadlines
  • Must demonstrate a customer focus with a willingness to meet the needs of our customers and solicit feedback
  • Must have the ability to be an effective mentor to others and teach job-related skills
  • Must accurately enter weekly time and process business expense receipts promptly
  • Must be able to envision equipment/materials and how they connect spatially inside three-dimensional space
  • Follow through on all aspects of assignments to ensure a quality product and increased value is delivered to our customers
  • Commitment as a team member to building and maintaining an Inclusive work environment
  • This position is responsible for creating designs in 2D or 3D for the Company and supporting design criteria and standardization efforts
  • The Designer will produce engineering drawings using AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor or Autodesk Map 3D [P4A], and produce specifications and material requirements for substation projects with an emphasis on safety, quality, scheduling, and costs
  • Job responsibilities include the creation/modification of scaled 2D drawings or 3D models designing the physical aspects of electrical substations, including but not limited to Foundation Layouts, Grounding Layouts, Conduit Layouts, Switchgear Assembly Layouts, Control Buildings, Electrical Bus Design, etc.
  • The Designer will specify and order material including stock, non-stock, and shop fabricated material.
  • The Designer will coordinate and communicate with engineers and other departments
  • The Designer will interact with manufacturers, vendors, and committee members to resolve equipment and material issues
  • The Designer must provide support to Substation Construction, Field Services, Project Management and Substation Maintenance departments
  • This position will require site visits for projects, including pre-construction meetings, during construction and post-construction

Is this position supporting a government-related project? No

Does this position require driving (excluding commute)? No

Does this position require personal protective equipment (PPE)? Yes

Estimated Start Date: Mid-August 2024

Estimated Duration of Job Assignment: 3 Years

** Johnson Service Group (JSG) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. JSG provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.   #D650


Job Requirements

Electric grid operations, Electrical power system theory, Electrical drawings, 2D drawings, STOMP, Foundation layouts, Grounding layouts, Conduit layouts, Switchgear Assembly layouts,
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