Lead Transmission Lines Engineer

Location: Mandaluyong City
Job type: Permanent
Contact: Angelica Rose Gabriel
Reference: ASI0003E2

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, our Power team is geared towards providing a more integrated approach offering end-to-end service to support our clients in energy networks, thermal generation, renewable generation and storage solutions space. We are helping our clients meet the challenges faced in countries and cities across the globe, providing innovative solutions from replacing conventional thermal power plants with renewable energy to developing demand side management strategies.

With several existing and new long term panel contracts with leading Power Utilities across Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia and the UK, the Jacobs Power team continues to grow with the vision of becoming the leading provider of engineering solutions in Transmission Line Design.

We require a Lead Transmission Lines Engineer to carry out overhead transmission line design for low voltage and high voltage transmission lines. Jacobs recognise the transmission line industry has experienced professionals in distribution line design who may like to enhance their careers in overhead line design, we’re open to hearing from you! Training and support will be provided to upskill your career to become a Transmission Line Engineer in high voltage design.

Your eventual Transmission Line role responsibilities will include:

  • Ability to develop new business with existing & new clients. Existing connections within Transpower preferred.
  • Provides technical leadership and mentoring to less experienced engineers.
  • Ability to develop strong engineering service proposals and fee estimates
  • Exciting overhead transmission line design projects for a variety of interesting projects in Power, Mining, Utility and Infrastructure clients throughout ANZ, Malaysia and the UK.
  • Utilising PLS CADD, POLE and TOWER to perform design work. Training will be provided to Distribution Line Designers with skills/ experience in Distribution Line Design.
  • Working within AS/NZS, Client Standards, ASCE, IEEE and IEC guidelines.

 Here's What You'll Need:

Preferably, you’ll hold a relevant bachelor’s degree in Structural Engineering and at least 15 years’ experience in overhead transmission line engineering.

As a Lead Transmission Line Engineer, we’re looking for your knowledge in the following areas:

  • Experience in scoping and developing engineering design documents for pole relocation, UGOH positioning, clearance assessment for vegetation and ground clearance.
  • Working knowledge of Utility Distribution Line Standards highly desirable.
  • Experience in distribution line design for overhead and UGOH poles.
  • Electrical and structural criteria in line design preferred but not essential.
  • Prior experience in design software such as Powerlines Pro, Poles n Wires, CYMCAP and/or NPOLEs.
  • Advanced user of PLS CADD, TOWER and POLE

Jacobs. A world where you can.

From our inclusive employee networks to our positive mental health champions – we’re committed to driving a culture of caring where you can be you. With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

We aim to embed inclusion and diversity in everything we do. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative. We accept people for who they are, regardless of age, disability, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental health, race, faith or belief, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, and whether you’re pregnant or on family leave. This is reflected in our wide range of Global Employee Networks centred on inclusion and diversity – ACE, Careers, Enlace, Harambee, OneWorld, Prism, Vetnet, and Women’s Network – find out more about our employee networks here.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. First Nations peoples are strongly encouraged to apply. Jacobs aims to provide cultural safety at our interviews and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are invited to nominate for a cultural representative to participate on the interview panel, please let your recruiter know in your application.

If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs