Substation Engineering Technician (Remote Option)

United States /
Beta Engineering – Engineering and Design /
Regular Full-Time
/ Remote
Come join our creative team at Beta Engineering! We understand that finding the right place to work isn't easy. At Beta, we believe in cultivating a team that wins together and takes on the most challenging projects in the high voltage industry. 

We provide power delivery solutions for a variety of customers, including those in the utility, industrial and renewable markets. We design and build high voltage projects to our customers' specifications. Our work includes substations, transmission lines and more. We help our customers achieve their goals of creating a reliable, sustainable power grid by reducing risks and identifying innovative solutions for their problems.

Our Purpose: We pursue that which challenges us, growing our community to provide critical, creative solutions that achieve extraordinary results.

Beta Engineering is currently looking for a Substation Technician to join our team. Substation Technicians are responsible for producing physical design packages (including accurate electrical construction drawings and material lists) based on an electrical one-line diagram.  The design package will meet all industry and customer standards providing all details necessary to construct the product seamlessly in the field.  In addition to the adherence to standards and practices, the Substation Technician will be required to utilize subjective design principles to modify drawings, within specifications, to offer some visual appeal and continuity within the design.
Performs quality work within deadlines without direct supervision. 
Interacts professionally with other employees and customers.
Works effectively as a leader on all assigned projects.
Demonstrates integrity and ethics in all client relationships and communications.
Communicates regularly with supervisor and teams regarding designs, concerns, studies or tests.
Desires to participate in continued education and training.
Overnight travel to active job sites.
Must have clean driving record as use of company vehicles is a requirement of position.
Oversees the interpretation of one-line diagrams into 2D and 3D design packages using AutoCAD and other software among the members of the project team.
Leads the design and checking processes within the project team.
Communicates with Beta field personnel, product vendors, internal departments and customer representatives.
Assists in batch plotting, preparation and shipment of transmittal packages.
Delegates design responsibilities and activities within the project team.
Coordinates and problem solves issues between design teams and departments.
Answers technical questions posed by construction managers, field staff, customers and their representatives.
Recognizes and recommend methods to improve every customer’s experience.
Vocational or technical certification or an Associate Degree in the engineering field is the minimum requirement.
Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial, Civil or Electrical Engineering Technology, Construction Management or related field is preferred.
Minimum of five (5) years experience in high voltage substation design (including but not limited to: general arrangements, conduit design, grounding design, lighting design and material and equipment specification)
Strong background in Autocad, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook required; strong verbal and written communication skills are required.
Knowledge of all or some of the following applications are preferred: Inventor and Microstation.
Crest Industries believes that all people are entitled to equal employment opportunity. This means that we will extend equal opportunity to all individuals without regard for race, color, citizenship, national or ethnic origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic partnership status, age, disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, veteran status or any other protected status under federal, state or local law.

$44,095 - $88,846 per year

Salary range is estimated. Actual salary will be determined after consideration of the selected candidate's experience and qualifications and application of any geographic salary differential.

Medical, prescriptions
Life insurance
Short and long term disability
401k with a company match
Paid time off
Paid holidays
Cafeteria plan
Corporate fitness plan
Beta is owned and operated by Crest Industries, which manages Beta's job listings. Crest owns and operates companies that serve industries including power delivery, manufacturing, natural resources and specialty chemicals. Click here to learn about careers within the Crest Industries® family of companies.

Beta Engineering is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information.
Beta Engineering is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request information regarding reasonable accommodation, contact your Human Resource Business Partner.

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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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