Utility Design Specialist

Metro Engineering Solutions LLC
Plymouth, MI
Mar 28, 2017
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Job Description

Metro Engineering Solutions LLC is a utility design firm with locations in Plymouth and Detroit MI. We currently have three openings for Utility Design Specialist. This position is an entry level position with the opportunity for advancement.

Health Benefits available after 90 days of employment

Utility Design Specialist

Job Description

JOB DECSCRIPTION: Responsible for physical inspection of gas, electric, data and other systems, and associated materials and components. Application and analysis of standards and authorities, plans and specifications provided by designers and engineers. Prepare sketches; locate and electronically document required information. Ability to understand basic principles of public and private utilities. Ability to learn and understand civil, structural, electrical, and communication systems and structures. Compliance and knowledge of site safety rules, OSHA and other best-practices.


1. Responsible for knowing and complying with owner, MES and MIOSHA site safety rules and regulations at all times.

2. Conferring with utility planners, consultants and/or engineers, to gain an understanding of the scope and requirements of a project.

3. Accurately measuring, documenting, recording, evaluating, and assessing existing utility structures.

4. Travel within the Midwest States - (Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois & Wisconsin)

SKILLS AND WORK EXPERIENCE: None required. Construction or equivalent work experience of two years preferred. Four year college degree preferred. Strong knowledge and use of Microsoft Office required. OSHA confined space training certification preferred.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to climb ladders or descend ladders into manholes is a job requirement. Ability to lift and carry fifty pounds is required. Ability to walk a minimum of 2 miles per eight hour shift is a job requirement.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Valid Driver License is required.

Company Description
Metro Engineering Solutions LLC is a full service utility design and engineering firm with locations in Plymouth and Detroit, MI. We currently serve utility customers in MI, OH, IN, IL, and WI. MES specializes in managing complex large scale projects for Fortune 100 and 500 companies!

Plymouth, MI


Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:04:16 PDT