Davey Resource Group, Inc. Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA
Jan 30, 2020
Requisition Number: 53326 Company Name: DRG Inc Service Line: 1UAM - DRG Utility Asset Management Employment Type: Regular Job Type: Full Time Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years Travel Expectations: Up to 75% Position: Utility Field Designer Asset Management is a division of Davey Resource Group (DRG) which has been employee-owned since 1979. Asset Management specializes in managing the assets of utility companies throughout the U.S. by providing solutions, focused around the electrical and telecommunication industries. We believe in smart growth that continues to provide career advancement opportunities. We utilize cutting-edge technology to deliver proven solutions for utility companies with design, construction, and field inspection services. Asset Management is currently seeking motivated self-starters that can thrive in a fast paced environment to learn and develop new skills to contribute to our group. Responsibilities: Execute and plan daily goals while meeting quality, time and budget constraints. Apply engineering design standards to aerial and underground pole/line cable including Joint -Use Design, Make Ready, Pole Replacement, Primary Service, Reliability/Maintenance Design, Upgrades, Voltage Conversion, and Tie Lines. Visually identify, inspect, and record equipment and structures in the right-of-way Perform field audits of existing electrical distribution activities Analyze and produce cost-effective models Use fiberglass hot-sticks to accurately measure heights on utility poles Resolve anticipated construction problems through drawings Apply NESC Standards Requirements: AS in Civil/Mechanical Engineering or a related technical discipline. Must be able to work in all weather conditions. Must be able to endure frequent: driving, standing, walking long distances (up to 5 miles or more in a day), navigate through rough terrain on foot and lifting/balancing objects that may weigh up to 20 lbs. Clean DMV driving record and ability to safely drive/operate a 4x4 vehicle. Must be computer literate – especially MS Word, Excel, MS Project, and/or Google Chrome. Must be willing to travel overnight as needed. Proven ability to deal with governing authorities and their requirements, negotiate with private landowners and provide communication, instruction, and guidance as needed to contractors. Strong oral and written communication skills. Ability to learn and operate customer based proprietary software and other computer systems to expedite and facilitate the work order process. Strong electrical distribution technical knowledge and skills. Knowledge of electrical distribution construction and planning procedures. Additional Information: The ideal candidate would be comfortable traveling within service territory of customers. The Davey Resource Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is focused and relentless in our pursuit to help our utility clients deliver safe, accurate, and reliable utility services to their customers. We are results-driven by our great people we hire and the technology we use at our fingertips.. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply. Compensation is based upon experience, qualifications and education. DRG offers, incentive programs, excellent benefits. Full-time positions include options to buy company stock and participate in a 401k after 1yr, access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment drug screen, background screening and Social Security Number verification required. We encourage you to take ownership of your future. We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law. If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at email@example.com .