Associate Distribution Engineer (648600)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description

Leidos Engineering is a trusted and future-focused solutions provider. Utilities consistently come to Leidos for reliable power expertise, as reflected through our work with more than 50 investor-owned utilities and more than 160 municipals/cooperatives across the country as well as a growing number of local utility providers and private developers. Our project portfolio includes large energy projects for electric utilities, power generation owners, and industrial clients. In addition, Leidos works with an established group of industry-leading construction partners delivering meaningful energy delivery solutions. Our recognition as an industry leader is confirmed by the latest national rankings by Engineering News-Record (ENR) ranking Leidos within: the Top 10 T amp;D Firms, Top 10 Program Management Firms, and Top 20 Power Firms

Currently, we have an opportunity for an Associate Distribution Engineer, who will be part of established Power Delivery team of Distribution Engineers, Distribution Designers, and CAD technicians. The successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal skills, working directly under the supervision of the project engineer, in the development of various utility distribution design work packages, including:

• Designing of overhead, URD, re-conductoring and asset replacement projects
• Underground cable/conduit distribution projects in urban and rural environments
• Maintaining compliance within client engineering and construction specification
• Identification of conflicting utilities,
• Performing engineering and design calculations and work permit development
• Maintain quality control and safe work practices and while maintaining compliance within the project scope, schedule and budget

• Bachelor’s Science Electrical Engineering required
• 0-2 years of experience with an electric utility and/or electric utility consulting company with design engineering preferred, but training is available
• EIT is preferred
• Experience with design standards is preferred
• Proficiency in Auto-CAD, MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.) required
• Excellent verbal and written communications skills
• Willingness to perform both field and office work
• Ability to work in outdoor environments

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems Global Solutions business (IS GS). For more information, visit The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. JBLeidos ICJBMeta