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PSEGLI Engineer-Design-UG Transmission

Date: Jan 31, 2019

Location: Hicksville, NY, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition ID:  53950 

Job Function/Category:  Engineering 

Employment Type:  Non-Exempt Full Time 




Are you an Engineer with a creative side? Come join PSEGLI UG Transmission Desgin Team and use your creativity and imagination to design and model real world items. Are you the next Engineer to design the high volatage electric cables used to service PSEGLI?



Position Description:


As the Underground Transmission Engineer, you will perform engineering and design to ensure successful completion of large-scale underground electric transmission projects. (The successful candidate will report to our Hicksville, NY office and will be assigned primarily to projects on the East End of Long Island).


Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

  • Develop and evaluate the design of electric transmission systems and related facilities based upon reliability and economy with consideration to operation, safety and maintenance requirements.
  • Develop material, engineering design, construction specifications/associated drawings, and standards as required for successful completion of assigned transmission projects.
  • Develop, review and revise standards as a result of recommendations by industry associations (e.g. IEEE, EEI, ANSI, etc.) related to state of the art materials and engineering/operating methods.  Participate in R&D initiatives, evaluate and procure new materials/equipment to improve performance of the electric transmission system.
  • Work with internal and external organizations/customers to ensure prudent engineering solutions are undertaken to special engineering and construction projects.
  • Provide construction and project management assistance with underground transmission projects.
  • Provide technical expertise and support to Operations, Project Management, Planning, Customer Services Departments, and external customers in support of the LIPA underground transmission system.
  • Evaluate the application and use of materials, equipment and new technologies on the underground transmission system.


Education and Qualifications:



  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering.
  • Knowledge of engineering design and analysis.
  • Progressive engineering and construction related work experience 
  • Strong interpersonal, communications, writing and administrative skills. 
  • Strong analytical and computer skills.
  • Willing to travel to locations within service territory - primarily Hicksville with approximately 10% of field project work on east end of Long Island
  • This position requires driving to company locations and off-site assignments and events, applicants must possess a valid driver’s license with a safe and satisfactory driver history.




  • Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical Engineering
  • A New York State Professional Engineering license 
  • Knowledge of engineering design and analysis of underground electric transmission systems including 23-345 KV pipe type cable and solid dielectric cable systems.
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and TeamCenter Enterprise.
  • Knowledge of the National Electrical Safety Code (NESC), National Electrical Code (NEC) and other related guidelines related to electric transmission system engineering, design and operation.  Familiarity with Occupational Safety Health Act (OSHA) guidelines.
  • This position may require driving to company locations and off-site assignments and events, applicants must possess a valid driver’s license with a safe and satisfactory driver history.




We offer a generous compensation package including a yearly performance bonus, medical, dental and prescription benfits  as well as 401K that will fit you and your families needs.  Additional benefits are available including tuition reimbursement, stock option and many more!


Immigration Support will not be provided in association with this position now or in the future.


This is a multi-level growth series position, the title, grade level and incentive target assigned to the successful candidate will be determined by assessing skills and related experience, learned through the interview process. 


This position has a career path which provides for promotional opportunities within and across grades as you develop and evolve in the position; gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills. 


If an internal candidate is selected they will move laterally at their current grade level and will not be eligible for a promotion at the time of accepting this position.  This applies to candidates moving within the same career path (e.g., analyst, supervisor, engineer), or to a different career path (e.g., analyst to engineer, supervisor to analyst).  The selected candidate will have an opportunity to be promoted within the career path during an annual review.



As an employee of PSE&G or PSEG Long Island, you should be aware that during storm restoration efforts, you may be required to perform functions outside of your routine duties and on a schedule that may be different from normal operations.

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