Stantec System

Physical Designer

5 months ago(8/22/2017 1:15 PM)
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Power Engineering

Your Opportunity

Every power project is a community project—whether it’s a gas plant conversion, a transmission line corridor, or a wind development. Our goal is to improve industrial, business, and local communities through our project work. We see beyond the project at hand to where our work fits in the big picture. Join a team that does more than generate and deliver electricity through its work; join a team that powers growth and advances communities.

Your Duties

The Physical Designer (Technologist) will report to the Substation Physical Engineering Manager based out of our Wyomissing, PA office.  As a Physical Designer, you will assist Substation Physical Engineer in Physical design for AIS & GIS substations. Preparation of Site Plan, Layout and Section/Elevation drawings from oneline will be main task for this position. Coordination between P&C and Civil/Structural Engineers/Designers & drafting will also be responsibility of the selected candidate.


Understanding and implementing client’s standards, specs & guidelines for Physical design is one of the main requirement of this job.



  • Performing following tasks for IFR/IFC on 4kV, 13kV, 26kV,69kV, 138kV & 230kV AIS and GIS stations.
    • Design Bus Plan, Bus sections
    • Design Grounding Plan, Grounding Details
    • Design Conduit Plan, Conduit Details
    • Design Duct Plan, Duct Details
    • Design Lighting Plan,
    • Design Lightening Protection Plan
    • Preparing Bill of Material (BOM)
    • Design Control House layout as per client’s standards & specs
    • Experience of working on Green & brown filed Physical Design
    • Hands on experience of working on MicroStation and AutoCAD

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Degree in Engineering Technology with Min Four (4) years of experience in Substation (AIS/GIS) Physical Design OR Diploma in Electrical Technology with Min six (6) years of experience in Substation (AIS/GIS) Physical Design.
  • Strong knowledge on AIS & GIS Substation equipment
  • Hands on experience on AutoCAD and MicroStation software
  • Knowledge of substation P&C Design
  • Effective interpersonal skills (written, verbal) and ability to successfully work in a team-oriented environment 
  • Must have a valid US driver's license and good driving record
  • Ability to multi-task from project to project

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