Distribution Designer D

District Heights, MD posted on September 20

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Position Description

Receives training and performs assignments (with supervision) involving processing, design and modification of engineering and or construction plans for service connections, distribution projects and related work.

Position Requirements

Associate's degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology or related field OR two years of college level engineering course work OR the equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience.
Experience demonstrating skill using drafting and Computer Aided Drafting software.
Experience demonstrating skill reading and interpreting construction plans and/or engineering drawings.
Experience demonstrating skill following technical instructions or procedures (for example, operating procedures, standards, code requirements, specifications).
Experience demonstrating skill performing mathematical computations involving algebra, trigonometry and geometry.
Experience demonstrating skill using PC-based word processing, spreadsheet and e-mail software to perform work functions (for example, communicate with others, create and modify letters, perform calculations).
Ability and willingness to work overtime, holidays, and weekends as required.
Ability and willingness to work during emergency conditions and storms as required.
Ability and willingness to wear and use safety equipment as required by Federal, State, Local and company regulations.
Ability and willingness to adhere to safety regulations and policies.
Ability and willingness to perform physical tasks for extended periods of time (for example, lifting, entering/exiting manhole covers, climbing ladders and scaffolding, bending, twisting, kneeling, crawling, pulling/pushing, standing, walking, and squatting).
Ability and willingness to work in a variety of work environments including outdoors in all weather conditions, on or around energized equipment, in confined spaces, underground, in heavy traffic and in noisy and dirty environments with proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
Ability and willingness to travel to various Company locations and work sites.
Ability and willingness to obtain a DOT card to operate company vehicles.
Ability and willingness to perform a second role in accordance with Pepco Holdings Emergency Preparedness Guidelines for all employees.
Must successfully pass qualification tests.
Must possess a valid driver’s license.
Must pass the Criminal History Background Check which consists of a 7-year criminal record for felony convictions.

Experience demonstrating knowledge of the fundamentals of electricity.
Experience demonstrating skill using GIS, GWD and/or WMIS (work management information system) to perform work functions (for example, create sketches, maintain accurate data, update the status of projects, create job instructions).
Experience demonstrating skill initiating and designing engineering solutions for internal and external customer requests.
Experience demonstrating skill using and maintaining various hand tools and instruments (for example, tape measure, measuring wheel, gas detector, survey instruments).
Experience demonstrating skill interfacing and coordinating with other departments, companies, and contractors.
Experience demonstrating skill preparing and modifying documentation such as contract agreements and cost letters.
Experience demonstrating skill performing outage evaluation in emergency restoration efforts and/or performing secondary roles.
Experience demonstrating skill reviewing and evaluating billing terms and issues.