Transmission Line Engineers

Reference JOB-19104

Location Remote

Job Type Engineer

RCS Staffing has an immediate need for Transmission Engineer’s on the East Coast. These are Full Time, Direct Hire positions with our Clients. Some of the positions are Hybrid and/or Remote, some requiring travel.

Overview of YOUR role as a Transmission Engineer:

Transmission Engineers play a critical role in the design, operation, and maintenance of electrical transmission systems, ensuring the efficient and reliable delivery of electricity from power plants to consumers. They work on a variety of projects related to high-voltage transmission lines, substations, and associated equipment.

As a Transmission Engineer YOU will:

  • Design and Analysis: Develop detailed designs for electrical transmission systems, including transmission lines, substations, and related infrastructure. Conduct analysis using software tools to optimize performance, reliability, and cost-effectiveness.
  • Project Management: Lead or contribute to transmission projects from conception to completion, including planning, scheduling, budgeting, and coordination with internal teams and external stakeholders.
  • Equipment Specification: Specify equipment such as transformers, circuit breakers, and conductors based on project requirements and industry standards. Evaluate technical proposals from suppliers and participate in procurement processes.
  • System Optimization: Identify opportunities to improve the efficiency, capacity, and resilience of transmission systems through upgrades, expansions, or technology integration. Compliance and Standards: Ensure that transmission projects comply with relevant codes, regulations, and industry standards. Stay updated on developments in electrical engineering best practices and emerging technologies.
  • Troubleshooting and Maintenance: Investigate and resolve issues related to transmission system performance, reliability, and safety. Develop maintenance plans to ensure the ongoing operation of critical infrastructure.
  • Collaboration and Communication: Work closely with interdisciplinary teams, including electrical engineers, civil engineers, environmental specialists, and regulatory experts. Communicate effectively with project stakeholders, including utility companies, government agencies, and community representatives.

YOU are the ideal Transmission Engineer candidate if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field.
  • Strong background in power systems, electrical design, and transmission engineering principles.
  • Proficiency in computer-aided design (CAD) software, simulation tools, and analysis techniques.
  • Knowledge of industry standards such as IEEE, NERC, and NEC. Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Effective communication and teamwork abilities.

It’s a BONUS if you have:

  • PLS CADD Experience
  • Advanced degrees or professional certifications may be preferred.
  • EIT/FE Ability to travel

Who WE Are

RCS Staffing is a certified Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) specializing in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States. Since 1994, RCS recruits top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our Recruiting Specialties consist of all Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals. RCS is an equal opportunity employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. RCS recruits, hires, and promotes for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, genetic information or age. All terms and conditions of employment such as compensation, benefits, work assignment, availability of facilities and privileges of employment are administered on the same basis of equality.

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