Civil Design Engineer

Engineering Consulting, Nuclear, Power, Power Generation
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This is the entry level for professional work with progressive assignments designed to develop knowledge leading to performance as a Professional Engineer in all aspects and functional areas. Using prescribed methods, standard Civil or Structural Engineering practices, techniques and procedures performs specific and limited portions of broader assignments and projects performed by experienced Civil Engineers. Through progressive assignments, independent professional judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications to practices, techniques, procedures and standards will be developed.


  • Performs structural and civil engineering design, maintenance support, and inspections for transmission line facilities.
  • Assignments generally involve conventional structural and civil engineering practice but may include more complex engineering and interpersonal issues which require mature judgment and innovative approaches.
  • Performs structural and civil engineering design calculations, prepares technical reports, develops design criteria, selects material, and determines physical arrangements for structural and civil features; takes into account performance, cost, operability, maintainability, and applicable codes and standards.
  • Develops, reviews, and interprets engineering drawings and data.


Steel & Concrete Structural Design; Site Design; Construction Processes; Communication & Interpersonal; Foundation Engineering; Seismic Analysis; Sound Knowledge of all Engineering Disciplines; Soils Analysis

Education and Experience/Certificates, Licenses, and Registration Requirements/Other Requirements

  • BS or MS degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited curriculum or equivalent, plus appropriate continuing education.
  • Engineer In Training (EIT) license desirable.
  • Member of Professional and Technical Societies (Member or Associate grade) desirable.
  • Engineering office and/or construction experience as a co-op intern desirable.
  • Incumbent may be required to be medically qualified and willing to work in the field and climb structures as needed performing design or storm damage inspections and developing temporary facilities using available material following TPS safety rules and practices.