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Design Engineer - 1144712

ENTRUST Solutions Group
Chicago, IL
  • Posted: 8 days ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

ENTRUST Solutions Group, an ENR Top 100 company, is a community of people, 2,500+ strong, who are committed to our clients and each other. We are diverse, talented, dedicated, and wholly focused on not only meeting the needs of our clients but exceeding their expectations.

We provide comprehensive and dependable engineering, consulting, and automation services to gas and electric utilities, telecommunication service providers, pipeline operators, and industrial companies. With first-hand experience operating and maintaining energy infrastructure, our engineering professionals provide expertise in Renewables, Power Services, GIS and Data Solutions, Automation Integration, Pipeline Engineering, Integrity Services, Industrial Solutions, Telecommunications, and Process Safety Management.

At ENTRUST, we work together as a team to accomplish more than we would individually, delivering innovative engineering solutions to meet our clients needs, while consistently maintaining the highest level of ethics and integrity.

We are passionate about what we do, how we do it, and who we do it for. We work with a smile, connect easily with others, and believe that work-life balance and a flexible work environment benefits everyone.

In return for top talent, ENTRUST Solutions Group offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a positive work environment designed around the philosophy of mutual respect and the challenge of contributing to the continued success of our organization.


35+ US locations with licenses in all 50 states

3000+ Employees company-wide

31+ Languages in which our employees are fluent

105+ Professional Engineers (PE)

This position requires you to travel 20% of the time

This position is responsible for performing engineering design on a variety of engineering tasks with ongoing supervision. The Design Engineer receives technical guidance on new design topics that have not been experienced by the Design Engineer. The Design Engineer will work closely with other senior engineers on typical engineering assignments tasks which are not familiar to the Design Engineer.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

Regularly interacts with clients, customers, contractors, and developers

Acquires, reviews, and submits federal, state and local permits

Track jobs according to client and company procedures

Produce routine and project specific correspondence

Adhere to client specific electrical distribution standards, procedures, and requirements

Apply correct design standards, codes and requirements

Coordinates underground and overhead design for riser re-locates

Request right-of-way boundaries and marks sensitive resources

Identify and verify existing underground and overhead utilities

Visit job sites, client offices, municipalities and other agencies as needed

Completes and reviews as-builts

Consider other factors in order to make optimal design solutions

Accurately tracks time spent on jobs, the mileage and materials needed to perform duties

Follow general safety guidelines and wear appropriate PPE

Education, Certifications and/or Experience Required:

Bachelors degree in engineering from an ABET accredited university

Basic AutoCAD skills is preferred

Experience in utilities, GIS, surveying, or engineering preferred

Must have Customer service skills

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

Enthusiasm to be a part of the team and open to learn new skills

Strong communication skills verbal and written

Unquestioned business and personal integrity

Working Conditions and Environmental/Physical Demands:

Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer, and to attend meetings at various sites within and away from the Firm; must also be able to work at a desk for long periods of time (2-3 hours); strength to lift and carry materials weighing up to 25 pounds; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone.

ENTRUST Solutions Group


Chicago, IL



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