CURRENT AVAILABLE POSITIONS

 Booth & Associates, LLC is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Booth & Associates, LLC is a Drug-Free Work Environment


Designer I - Substation (Raleigh & Charlotte, NC - 1 opening in each location)

Compensation: Hourly - Based on Experience and Qualifications


Occupational Summary:

Designer I is a position for substation design work. Performs assignments designed to develop substation
knowledge and drawing abilities. Limited exercise of judgment is required on details of work and in making
preliminary selections.


Position requirements include:

  • In conjunction with Project Engineer or Project Manager, determines design criteria, compiles data, designs various facets of project for construction, and maintains reference material for design.
  • Performs non-routine assignments of substantial variety and complexity.
  • Performs design calculations, prepares material and equipment specifications, and provides preliminary sketches and notes for drawings.
  • Completes detailed drawings from sketches, plans, specification, and written and verbal instructions using MicroStation and AutoCAD.
  • Performs duties in accordance with project budgets and company policies and procedures.
  • Must be capable of self-checking routine assignments.
  • Perform basic functions of Microsoft Excel, Word, Project, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Must interface well with employees and customers at all levels.
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Two or more years of CAD or engineering technician experience.
  • Knowledge/experience with MicroStation and AutoCad.
  • A minimum of a High School diploma; may substitute advanced education for years of experience if applicable.


Six (6) Month Probation Period

 


Please send your resume and letter of interest to Jobs@Booth-assoc.com

 

Project Engineer III - Substation/Relaying Division (Hughesville, MD)

 


Compensation:
Based on Experience and Qualifications


Occupational Summary:

Engineer III performs a variety of routine tasks, which provide experience and familiarity with engineering staff, methods, practices and programs. Engineer III works under limited supervision and is expected to have a reasonable level of independence with required engineering tasks.


Position requirements include:

  •  Performs development of plans, specifications and inspection reports.
  •  Preparation of material lists and labor contracts.
  •  Preparation of substation designs and construction drawings.
  •  Basic administration of material purchases and construction contracts.
  •  Provide direction to designers, CAD operators on candidate’s assigned team.
  •  Significant customer and vendor interaction.
  •  Moderate proficiency in multiple areas of substation engineering such as physical layout design, protection/control design, relay settings programming, field support, substation commissioning, relay testing
  •  Supervises work and assists in training of other engineers.
  •  Performs advanced functions of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  •  Must interface well with employees at all levels.
  •  Performs other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering required.
  • Five to twelve years of applicable experience required.
  • Professional Engineering (PE) certification is not required but is preferred.


Minimum time in position (Learning Period):
Six (6) Month Probation Period. 1-2 years in position minimum before consideration of next level.

 

Please send your resume and letter of interest to Jobs@Booth-assoc.com


 

Civil/Structural Engineer (Raleigh, NC)

Civil/Structural Engineer opportunity with an established multi-office, industry-leading consulting engineering firm.  This is an excellent opportunity to join our team and requires the exercise of independent judgment and discretion in handling specific details and activities. The incumbent is expected to work both independently and within a team environment with minimum supervision.  Looking for a Civil Engineer with 5+ years of civil and structural experience

Responsibilities

  •  Geotechnical and structural analysis and design calculations related to transmission pole foundations including direct embedment, vibratory, and drilled pier foundations.
  •  Geotechnical and structural analysis and calculations related to electrical substation structures and equipment foundations.
  •  Geotechnical and environmental analysis and design calculations related to electrical substation oilcontainments.
  •  Structural analysis and design calculations related to substation bus-work and steel framework.
  •  Assist in the design and development of site grading and erosion and sediment control plans, details, and specifications.
  •  Design support through preparation of draft reports, calculations, details, plans and specifications.
  •  Preparation of scheduling, planning, designing, permitting and construction documents.
  •  Ensure that work meets all safety and quality standards, codes and specifications including set schedules and deadlines.
  •  Recognize, analyze & resolve problems and issues at the earliest phase possible.
  •  Provide timely and accurate information on progress, reviews, observations, solutions and/or any other project related information in an understandable format.
  •  Track budgets and project financials for accuracy; invoice clients appropriately.
  •  Conduct field observations and preparation of applicable field reports.
  •  The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all  responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.

Requirements:

  •  Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited four-year program.
  •  5+ years of relevant experience with prior professional work in a related field is desirable.
  •  Professional Engineer (PE) License in the state of North Carolina preferred.
  •  Must have excellent oral and written communication skills (English).
  •  Excellent project management skills and ability to meet deliverables on time and on budget. Experience with Microsoft Project software is preferred.
  •  Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently with multiple priorities and schedules throughout the project life-cycle.
  •  Experience interacting with technical and non-technical persons in a client-consultant setting.
  •  Computer literacy including Microsoft Office Suite and AutoCAD experience (Civil 3D experience is a plus).
  •  Ability and willingness to travel approximately 10% of the time.
  •  Physically able to negotiate construction sites and work outside.

Additional Requirements:

Must be able to pass company drug screen, background check and have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the company's driving policy.

 

Please send your resume and letter of interest to Jobs@Booth-assoc.com


 

 

Senior Engineer - System Planning Division (Raleigh, NC) 

Occupational Summary: 

Growing Full Service Consulting Engineering firm serving utility industry is seeking a Senior Engineer within the Planning, System Studies, and Distribution Automation Engineering team to perform related engineering tasks with a high level of diversified technical expertise and leadership to solve design problems under minimal supervision. This position reports to the Division Vice President.  The incumbent is expected to apply sound and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields.  Preferred areas of competence / experience include (not limited to): Power Quality, Arc Flash, Distributed Generation, Battery Energy Storage, and Micro-grid studies / analysis / implementation.

The primary objectives of this position are to plan, organize, and execute assigned engineering studies. In this position, the incumbents will at times be expected to carry out complex or novel assignments requiring the development of new or improved techniques and procedures.

Position requirements include:

All employees are expected to conduct themselves in a professional, polite, and respectful manner at all times. Must interface well with employees at all levels.

Expected to accurately produce required results without specific direction in a timely fashion. At this level, the Sr. Engineer shall be proficient in basic and more complex design scope and scheduling, understand electric utility planning/reliability criteria, be an active mentor to young designers/engineers within the department, and be able to effectively communicate inadequacies in information provided by others and offer recommendations to comply with applicable design and safety requirements/codes (such as IEEE, NESC, NEC, NFPA).

Must have working knowledge of electric utility systems: 480 VAC through 230,000 VAC, VDC experience preferred, as well.

Be an active leader in the modeling and evaluation of Client power utility and various Distributed Generation systems to ensure the needs of the Client are met in the most economical and effective manner.   Sr. Engineer is also expected to conduct accurate and efficient design reviews of work completed by peers in support of company commitment to quality.

Prepare thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondence, documentation, calculations and sketches. Must be able to make decisions leading to successful management of assigned tasks.

Usher final signed-sealed approval and certification of project deliverables with minimal supervision.

Assist in the continued development of both Company and Client standards to provide guidelines for future project planning and design.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.

Minimum Qualifications:

B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering and Licensed Professional Engineer (PE).  Minimum ten (10) years of applicable experience required, including proven design and / or analysis proficiency and project management skills.

Preferred Software Experience:

Experience with ETAP®; EasyPower®; CYMTCC; Milsoft EA WindMil® and LightTable; Office Suite

Probationary Period: Six (6) months

Compensation: Based on Experience and Qualifications

We are centrally located in Raleigh near Crabtree Valley & NC State University. We also have offices with openings in North Charlotte, Summerville SC, and West Baltimore (I695 & I70).

Please send your resume and letter of interest to Jobs@Booth-assoc.com


 

Engineer I - Baltimore Office (Civil or Electrical) (Baltimore, MD) 

Occupational Summary: 

Engineer I is an entry-level position within the Baltimore Satellite office team to perform electric and gas utility related engineering tasks and provide technical expertise to solve design problems under close supervision.  Incumbents are expected to perform a variety of routine tasks, which provide experience and familiarity with engineering staff, methods, practices and programs.  This position reports to the Operations Manager.  The engineer will need to be flexible with work assignments and eager to learn new tasks as the office grows.

Position requirements include:

Works under close supervision and receives specific and detailed instructions for required tasks and results expected.

Participate in the design and evaluation of Client both electric and gas transmission and distribution infrastructure to ensure that the needs of the Client are met in the most economical and effective manner

Participate infrastructure design using AutoCAD, PLS-CADD and/or other design tools.

Develop understanding and expertise of DOT 192, ASME and local jurisdiction natural gas requirements. Participate in preparation and administration of client construction contracts.

Develop understanding and expertise of RUS and NESC requirements. Participate in preparation and administration of IOU, RUS, state, and municipal construction contracts.

Review engineering plans, specifications and equipment for utility projects.

Prepares thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondence, documentation, calculations and sketches.

Assist in the continued development of both Company and Client standards to provide guidelines for future project planning and design

Perform basic functions of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook

Must interface well with employees and clients at all levels. 

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified. Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

Minimum Qualifications:

B.S. degree in Civil or Electrical Engineering required.  Zero (0) years of applicable experience required.  Current Engineering Intern Certification OR Passage of FE exam within first six months of hire.

Minimum time in position (Learning Period):

Six (6) Month Probation Period.  1-2 years in position minimum before consideration of next level.

Compensation: Based on Experience and Qualifications

We are centrally located in Raleigh near Crabtree Valley & NC State University. We also have offices with openings in North Charlotte, Summerville SC, and West Baltimore (I695 & I70)

Please send your resume and letter of interest to Jobs@Booth-assoc.com

 


Engineer I - Transmission/Distribution Division (Raleigh, NC)
Growing Consulting Engineering firm serving electric utilities is seeking an Engineer I to join our team.

Occupational Summary: 

Growing Full Service Consulting Engineering firm serving utility industry is seeking an entry-level electrical engineering professional to join our Transmission/Distribution team to perform related engineering analysis necessary in power utility design.  Engineer I performs a variety of routine tasks, which provide experience and familiarity with engineering staff, methods, practices and programs. 

Position requirements include:

Engineer I works under close supervision and receives specific and detailed instructions for required tasks and results expected.

Participate in the design, planning, and evaluation of Client transmission and distribution systems to ensure that the needs of the
  Client are met in the most economical and effective manner

Review engineering plans, specifications and equipment for utility projects

Assist in the continued development of both Company and Client standards to provide guidelines for future project planning and design

Participate in Transmission and Distribution design.

Participate in field inventory design and reviews for Transmission and Distribution projects.

Accompany field survey crew on Transmission and Distribution projects.

Perform basic functions of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook

Must interface well with clients and employees at all levels.

Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

Travel is required for this position on an as needed basis.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.

Minimum Qualifications:

B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering required.  Zero (0) years of applicable experience required.  Current Engineering Intern Certification OR Passage of FE exam within first six months of hire.

Compensation: Based on Experience and Qualifications

 We are centrally located in Raleigh near Crabtree Valley & NC State University. We also have offices with openings in North Charlotte, Summerville SC, and West Baltimore (I695 & I70)

Please send your resume and letter of interest to Jobs@Booth-assoc.com


Protective Relaying Project Engineer (Raleigh, NC, Charlotte, NC, Baltimore, MD, and Charleston, SC)

Growing Consulting Engineering firm serving electric utilities is seeking a Protective Relay Project Engineer to join our team.

Position requirements include:

Design of protection & control systems for utility-class electrical substations

Preparation of specifications & drawings for protection & control systems & major equipment

Calculation of fault currents & relay settings

Development of digital relay logic

Calibration, testing & programming of protective relays

Functional testing protection & control systems

SCADA design experience

Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering with a minimum of 3 year’s experience

Compensation: Based on Experience

We are centrally located in Raleigh near Crabtree Valley & NC State University. We also have offices with openings in North Charlotte, Summerville SC, and West Baltimore (I695 & I70)

Please send your resume and letter of interest to Jobs@Booth-assoc.com


 

 Distribution Engineer (Raleigh, NC, Charlotte, NC, Baltimore, MD, and Charleston, SC) 

 We are an engineering firm that specializes in providing a full range of engineering and project management services to the electric utility industry. Currently we are looking for a qualified and experienced Distribution Engineer to join our team.

Responsibilities:

Prepare and monitor Distribution Project Scopes, Proposals, Budgets, and Schedules

Manage assigned projects including coordinating efforts between different departments, contractors and sub-contractors. 

Design overhead and underground Distribution Lines (4 kV to 35 kV)

Perform and or Provide assistance as needed with Material Acquisition and Management, including:

- Technical Specifications, Recapitulation, Bidding, Drawing Review, Delivery Schedule, Inventory, etc.
- Provide support to client and construction crews during construction

Requirements:

Bachelor of Science in Civil, Structural or Electrical Engineering with four (4) plus years of engineering experience or a comparable Associate's Degree with six (6) plus years of engineering experience

A minimum of four (4) years of experience in the electric utility industry

A minimum of two (2) years of experience in distribution line design and review

Registered Professional Engineer (PE)

Thorough working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Project and Outlook).

Preferences:
Experience with RUS Distribution Design Standards
Experience with RUS Construction Units, both overhead and underground
Experience with RUS Work Order Inspection process
Experience and working knowledge of AutoCAD and/or MicroStation preferred.
Experience with Distribution Line Staking Software (StakeOut, Partner. . .)

Compensation: Based on Experience

We are centrally located in Raleigh near Crabtree Valley & NC State University. We also have offices with openings in North Charlotte, Summerville SC, and West Baltimore (I695 & I70)

Please send your resume and letter of interest to Jobs@booth-assoc.com 


 

Senior Substation/Protective Relaying Engineer (Raleigh, NC, Charlotte, NC, Baltimore, MD, and Charleston, SC)

Growing Consulting Engineering firm serving electric utilities is seeking a Senior Protective Relay Engineer to join our team.

Position requirements include:

Substation design & protection management

Design of protection & control systems

Preparation of specifications & drawings for major equipment, structures, & protection & control systems

Calculation of fault currents & relay settings

Development of digital relay logic

Calibration, testing & programming of protective relays

Functional testing protection & control systems

SCADA design experience

Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering required

PE required, minimum 15 years experience

Compensation: Based on Experience

We are centrally located in Raleigh near Crabtree Valley & NC State University. We also have offices with openings in North Charlotte, Summerville SC, and West Baltimore (I695 & I70)

Please send your resume and letter of interest to Jobs@booth-assoc.com