Randstad Distribution Designer in Austin, Texas

Distribution Designer

job details:

  • location:Austin, TX

  • salary:$90,000 - $105,000 per year

  • date posted:Monday, February 11, 2019

  • experience:3 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Engineering, Accounting, Research, Management & Related Svcs

  • reference:146728

job description

Distribution Designer

Permanent position: A Distribution Designer is needed for a leading engineering firm. The Distribution Designer is responsible for producing overhead and underground line distribution designs. Qualified candidates must have 5+ years' of related utility distribution design experience, and proficiency with PLS CADD or Distribution Design Studio (DDS). A BSEE is preferred. This is a direct-hire role located in Austin, TX. Relocation assistance is available for qualified candidates.

Responsibilities for the Distribution Designer

  • Produce overhead and underground line distribution designs

  • Determine the size, type and number of pieces of equipment needed such as transformers, circuit breakers, switches, and develop specifications, material lists, and cost estimates

  • Calculate sag and stress for wire and cable located on poles, plan layout of pole lines and underground cable routes

  • Determine the height, location, spacing, and insulation level required of distribution facilities

  • As needed, direct the work of drafters and junior grade technicians as required so that project schedules are met

Requirements for the Distribution Designer

  • 5+ years' of related utility distribution design experience

  • BS in Engineering preferred

  • Proficiency with PLS CADD or Distribution Design Studio (DDS)


  • Comprehensive benefits

  • 401 K with match

  • Relocation reimbursement

  • Career growth opportunities

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