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PLS Tower Civil Structural T-Line Engineer



Posting ID: 7341881

Full Time
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Seeking a Civil Structural Engineer whose primary work consists of working with new and existing transmission line structures and foundations. Candidate must have steel detailing knowledge, a strong understanding of FEA concepts and limitations, and foundation design experience.

* Work with Transmission Line Design teams to analyze and/or design special transmission structures
* Create and check PLS-Pole (wood, steel, concrete) and PLS Tower FEA Models
* Analyze existing structures for added loads from reconductoring, communication antennas, or ground clearance mitigation
* Limited work in PLS-CADD and PLS-CADD/Lite to generate wire loads on structures
* Must be capable of preparing/checking calculations using engineering formulas and skills using Excel, Mathcad, or similar
* Must be familiar with the capabilities and limitations of typical FEA analysis software such as PLS products, STAAD, and/or RISA
* Design drilled concrete shaft, driven pile, and direct embed foundations using Ensoft products (LPile, Shaft, APile, etc.), FAD Tools, and/or other software as required
* Design and detail modifications and/or strengthening for existing structures
* Must have knowledge of applicable codes and standards such as ASCE 10, ASCE 48, IEEE NESC-C2, CPUC General Order 95, AISC MoP #74, AISC 360, ACI 318, etc.
* Familiarity with AutoCAD 2D and standard Microsoft Office products is a requirement.
* Must have excellent interpersonal and written communication skills. Duties will include interfacing with Southern California Edison engineers and managers.
* Occasional day-travel with rare overnight travel for site visits and client meetings will be required. Field work usually includes measuring and/or documenting the condition of existing structures for analysis or reporting (NO climbing or work near energized parts; if elevated work is required the Mesa engineer will direct a team of climbers from the ground and document what they find)

* add antennas to lattice towers
* inspections on lattice towers in field

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Contact Information

Recruiter: Jayde Dellomes

Phone: (714) 347-1270


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