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Engineer 1 - Civil/Structural (Portland, OR /Salt Lake City, UT) #107847

Date: Jun 15, 2022

Location: SALT LAKE CITY, UT, US, 84116

Company: PacifiCorp


PacifiCorp is seeking customer-centric candidates to grow and sustain our commitment to a culture of customer service excellence, environmental sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion.

General Purpose

Applies prescribed methods and standard practices in performing specific tasks within projects and assists other engineering staff on more complex projects. Develops engineering studies, plans, specifications, calculations, evaluations, design documents, and performance assessments associated with the planning, design, licensing, construction, operation, and maintenance of the Company’s generation, transmission, distribution, telecommunication, or other utility facilities/systems.


  • Analyze and design equipment, building and steel structures and foundations.
  • Develop moderately complex studies of limited scope and prepare data for cost estimations and analyses.
  • Develop structural plans, details, and calculations.
  • Develop site, grading and fence plans in AutoCAD.
  • Develop structural drawing mark ups for drafters and designers.
  • Conduct site inspections to ensure adherence to engineering standards.
  • Review construction submittals to ensure adherence to company engineering standards.
  • Prepare and review structural calculations, designs, details, drawings and construction specifications for substation structures and foundations


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Mechanical engineering from an accredited college/university.
  • Basic knowledge and application of principles in area of engineering specialty.
  • Knowledge of applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations (if required for the position).
  • Ability to interact favorably with project and work teams. 
  • Communication and interpersonal skills involving the ability to work cross-functionally to understand requirements, present alternatives, and recommendations.
  • Proficient with the use of personal computers and automated tools. 
  • Hold a valid driver’s license, ability to travel and perform field work (investigations) as needed


  • Engineering internship or other experience specific to applicable discipline.
  • Passed the FE (Fundamentals of engineering exam)
  • Completion of internship with an electrical utility.

Additional Information

Req Id: 107847
Company Code: PacifiCorp 
Primary Location: SALT LAKE CITY / SLC, UT
Department: Rocky Mountain Power
Schedule: FT
Personnel Subarea: Exempt
Hiring Range: 72,500 - 85,300 


This position is eligible for an annual discretionary performance incentive bonus of up to 12.00% of salary.

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.


At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.  


It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.


All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

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