Substation Wiring Designer
Utilities | Lisle, Illinois

Who We Are

We’re a people-first organization. We value knowledge and learning. We believe in the power of connection and collaboration and we seek to build relationships that mean something. We employ some of the best and brightest in the industry and we work hard to maintain a culture that our people can be proud of.

Working For Primera

Our Utilities division is a talented team of experts working together to provide solutions that are vital to energizing our future. We provide full-service electrical, civil, and structural engineering services to support electric and gas utilities nationwide. We’re also fortunate to support wind farms and renewables; transmissions systems; and university and industrial facilities.

Who You Are

  • You studied design and drafting. An associate’s degree in design and drafting is a must; even better if you already have one to two years of experience and a preference for power delivery systems. You also possess a basic knowledge of industry standard practices.
  • You’re a people person with the ability to interface and collaborate effectively with other team members. Your strong organization and communication skills will contribute to your success.
  • You’re a detail-loving design enthusiast. You’re meticulous and have a knack for quality. We need someone who can strictly maintain project documentation, quality check lists and project files.
  • You’re proficient with business and engineering applications. Microsoft Office and AutoCAD or Microstation proficiency is a must.

What You'll Do

  • You’ll flex your design muscle. You’ll prepare control panel and equipment wiring diagrams for review and approval by a Senior Designer. You’ll manage scope and the quality review process for your projects. You’ll also monitor and resolve technical issues with minor supervision.
  • You’ll ensure adherence to company and industry standards. The details make the difference. You’ll apply our standards, guidelines, specifications, practices and procedures or appropriate industry standards in preparing design diagrams. You’ll maintain project documentation, including documents, design input documentation, quality check lists, project filing, etc.
  • You’ll connect with people. You’ll regularly communicate and coordinate project activities with internal team members.
  • You’ll enjoy what you do. You’ll work with great people, learn, grow and have a good time doing it.

 

Some of What You'll Enjoy

  • An excellent benefits package including 401K match, gym and transit subsidies, continuing education reimbursement and much more
  • A fun, inclusive, and collaborative environment
  • The fruits of our employee-led committees focused on offering engaging social, wellness and community service activities all year long

Equal Employment Opportunity
Primera is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity. Primera’s practices and employment decisions, including those regarding recruitment, hiring, assignment, promotion and compensation, shall not be based on any person’s race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, ancestry, disability, physical handicap, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship status or other protected group as defined by law.

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