Designer 2, 3 OR SR

City: Forest Park

State: GA

Type of Work: Full Time Contract

September 18, 2023

Job Description

Immediate position available in Forest Park, GA.

Job Description:
  • This position is responsible for creating designs in 2D or 3D for the company’s Transmission and Distribution electrical Substations and supporting the 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.
  • To further detail, the job responsibilities include the creation/modification of scaled 2D drawings or 3D models

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Mechanical, or Civil Engineering with minimum 5 years relevant industry experience -OR-
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Technology with minimum 5 years relevant industry experience -OR-
  • Associate Degree with minimum 8 years relevant industry experience -OR-
  • High school diploma with minimum 15 years relevant industry experience

  • Strong understanding of electrical substation equipment is preferred.
  • Experience in Transmission and/or Distribution Substation Operations for an electric power utility company is preferred.
  • Good understanding of utility electric grid operations is preferred.
  • Knowledge of basic electrical power system theory is preferred.
  • Strong understanding of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Standards, National Electric Safety Code, National Electric Code, and OSHA safe operating practices is preferred.
  • Ability to create electrical Substation Physical drawings from a single line diagram is preferred.
  • Ability to create/manipulate 2D drawings and 3D models for electrical Substations.
  • AutoCAD training, experience, or certification is preferred.
  • Experience using 3D modeling software (Autodesk Inventor or Autodesk Map 3D [P4A]) is preferred.
  • Experience working with document management & estimating systems such as Transmission Estimating and Management System (TEAMS), STOMP, MAXIMO, SCST Vault, Autodesk Vault Professional 2023 is preferred.
  • Experience using Primavera (P6), progress reporting software preferred.
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office products is required.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Must demonstrate excellent communication skills (oral & written) and the ability to communicate technical issues simply.
  • Must be a self-starter and exhibit strong problem-solving skills.
  • Must work well in a team environment and have the ability to develop and build relationships at all levels.
  • 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.
  • Must be willing to travel (approximately 25%) and the ability to occasionally work successfully remotely with access to internet service.
Behavioral Attributes:
  • Model Our Values: Safety First, Unquestionable Trust, Superior Performance, and Total Commitment.
  • Conduct all activities with a focus on providing value to our customers.
  • Take personal responsibility for their projects and customer issues.
  • Follow through on all aspects of assignments to ensure a quality product and increased value is delivered to our customers.
  • Exhibit and promote a positive, “can do” attitude.
  • Commitment as a team member to building and maintaining an Inclusive work environment.
  • Must place strong emphasis on Operational Excellence (mistake free designs).
If you already have a resume on file with The E Group and would like to be considered for this position, simply email your note of interest to The E Group at

Why Choose The E Group? We are an award winning firm recognized for having an outstanding reputation with our clients and employees. All contractors are eligible for full group health and dental benefits, 401K with matching, and various insurances. Generous living expenses are given to help those who relocate or have duplicate housing.

For immediate consideration simply attach your resume to this posting or email your resume to All applicants will receive feedback once position closes.

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