Physical Designer - Substations (774-188)

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  • Philadelphia, PA
  • 27 Apr, 2020

Job Description

Reference #: 774-188Physical Substation Designer - Philadelphia, PAWestwood Professional Services, Inc.Westwood Professional Services, Inc. is seeking a Physical Substation Designer to join our team in our Philadelphia, PA office. The physical designer would work with our growing Substation Engineering Team to prepare civil and physical electrical drawings for high voltage utility substations projects and renewable energy interconnections..and.nbsp; The position would require the employee to work with engineers and consultants to create these drawings.Westwood has a highly experienced and dynamic team of individuals dedicated to providing high-level professional services to our clients.Duties and Responsibilities:Computer aided design and drafting of all engineering products and deliverables.Collaborate with engineers and other drafters to correct discrepancies in drawings and designs.Typical drafting is that of plan and profile drawings forGeneral ArrangementsPlan Views and Elevation ViewsGrounding Plans and DetailsFoundation Plans and DetailsCable Trough/Conduit Plans and DetailsSteel Structure Fabrication DrawingsConcrete Foundation Detail DrawingsOil Containment Detail DrawingsMetal Grate Platforms Detail DrawingsFire Wall Detail DrawingsFoundation Layout PlansImportation of tables and calculations such as BOMs as well as creating notes to be applied to each drawing.Self-checks all work performed to ensure its accuracy prior to turning it over to the supervisor or designee assigned to review the work.Understand .and.amp; meet project schedule, and quality requirements.Complete drawings accurately and efficiently.Detailed and quality oriented.Able to handle multiple projects concurrently and maintain flexibility to changes in work assignments as changes occur in projects.Actively assist in the delivery of a complete project. This may include phone or e-mail correspondence, attending meetings, and other project documents required for project completion.Provide interdepartmental support as required.Required ExperienceAssociate degree in Design .and.amp; Drafting Technology or related field of study.Minimum of 8 yrs. of CAD experience, AutoCAD experience preferred.Previous experience drafting civil and physical electrical drawings for high voltage utility substations projects is required.Knowledge of transmission and distribution projects in addition to substation projects preferred..and.nbsp;Interpersonal Skills:Excellent Verbal .and.amp; Written Communications skills.Driven for Results, Decision Quality, Priority Setting, Planning, Conflict Management, Informing, Listening, Dealing with Ambiguity .and.amp; Customer FocusedAbility to invite and accept constructive feedbackAbility to use Microsoft Office Products including Excel, Word, and Power Point.Ability to function in a team environment and culture of cooperation and collaboration.About Westwood Professional Services, Inc. (Westwood)Westwood is a multi-disciplined national surveying and engineering services provider for commercial and residential development, public infrastructure, wind energy, solar energy, energy storage, and electric transmission projects. Westwood was established in 1972 in Minneapolis, Minnesota and has grown to serve clients across the nation from multiple U.S. offices. In 2018, Westwood received Zweig Group.and.#39;s Best Firms to Work For and Marketing Excellence awards, ranked on industry top 25 lists, and received recognition for its involvement on award-winning projects nationwide.Equal Opportunity Employer .and.ndash; minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.