Senior Transmission Line Engineer

Senior Transmission Line Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Transmission Line Engineer to join our team.


  • Design transmission lines from 69 kV to 765 kV;
  • Work with vendors to identify potential materials, equipment and new design solutions to solve dynamic client requirements;
  • Coordinate small design teams as needed in order to develop budgets, prepare scoping documents, design criteria, and project deliverables;
  • Other duties as required;
  • Utilize PLS-CADD to review and check transmission line models, conductor sags, plan and profile drawings, and verify right of way requirements.


  • BS in Civil/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering from an ABET-accredited engineering program;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required;
  • Ability to pass ENERCON and client specific background checks and an annual motor vehicle record (MVR) according to company and client policies;
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment and random drug and alcohol screenings;
  • 10+ years’ experience with transmission line design;
  • Existing client relationships considered a plus;
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office programs such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint;
  • Solid knowledge of PLS-CADD, PLS-POLE, PLS-TOWER, AutoCAD and foundation design software such as MFAD, L-Pile or similar;
  • Solid knowledge of NESC, IEEE, ASCE 7 and AISC.