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Civil Structural Engineer

Portland, Oregon
Job Type
9 Sep 2022


Job Description:

We are in search of a Civil Structural Engineer to join our diverse and fast-paced organization. As a core team member, you will be interacting with other electric utility disciplines, playing a valuable part in leading and designing high voltage utility projects. Our recognition as an industry leader is confirmed by the latest national rankings by Engineering News-Record (ENR) ranking Leidos within the Top 10 T&D Firms, and Top 10 Power Firms.

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This position is ideally suited for candidates residing in/near Salt Lake City, UT but all qualified candidates residing anywhere in the U.S. will be considered.

We are seeking a Licensed Civil/Structural Engineer with 5+ years of experience within the utility industry working directly for a utility or consulting company, doing design engineering and reviews.  The candidate must have a strong educational background in design of steel structures, concrete structures, geotechnical engineering, and foundations. Experience reviewing substation structure design, rigid bus design, foundation design, oil spill containment design, retaining walls, masonry control shelters, and fire-walls is required.  This position will consist of performing design reviews of the aforementioned civil/structural design components in support of the development of bid/construction packages for substation projects. Candidate will primarily function as a senior engineer leading projects, performing design reviews, as well as developing junior staff members. Site-visits to client substation facilities are expected to be part of the work, along with occasional travel for client meetings and industry related events. Candidate must comply with quality control and safe work practices and maintain compliance with project scope, schedule and budget expectations.  This position will be a senior member of a design team comprised of engineers, designers, and drafting technicians.

What you will bring to the table: 

    B.S. degree in Civil Engineering
    Engineer with 5 plus years of directly applicable experience
    PE License, (preferred or near completion)
    Experience with Microsoft Word/Excel/PowerPoint & Mathcad software, required
    Experience with STAAD.Pro, FAD, SAFE, SAG10, and LPILE software, required
    Familiarity with AutoCAD and MicroStation, required
    Strong analytical and technical writing skills
    Team player with ability to communicate with clients and staff


Pay Range:

Pay Range $74,750.00 - $115,000.00 - $155,250.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.


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  • Job Reference: 707682041-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: LEIDOS
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent