Exelon Designer I (Civil Design) in BALTIMORE, Maryland

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• Familiarity or knowledge of Substation Civil Design Fundamental’s (Highly Preferred)

• Knowledge of Substation Civil Design Construction Documents a plus:

  • Building Permit Plans

  • Zoning – Special Exception Plans

  • Grading, Fencing, & Roadway Plans

  • Site Development Plans – Sediment Erosion, Drainage, Landscaping, Storm Water Management, Plan & Details

  • Soil Boring Plan & Data – Geotechnical Studies

  • Foundation Location Plan

  • Foundation Details

  • Steel Setting Plans

  • Steel Structure Assembly & Detail Drawings

  • Fire Protection Plan & Details

  • Architectural Plan & Details

Candidates with experience or exposure within the following various areas would be beneficial as well:

• AutoCAD Design

• Substation equipment and function.

• Engineering design utility organization

• Autodesk Inventor to design documents within a utility organization

• Solidworks software for the production of construction documents within utility engineering units

• AutoCAD for the production of design and construction documents within a utility engineering unit organization

• Building Information Modeling (BIM)

• Understanding of hardware required to run the above applications

• Ability to visit substations and comply with safety and PPE requirements

* LIDAR scanning and associated applications* * • AutoDesk Vault

• AutoDesk Recap or equivalent*

Location: Baltimore, MD

Pay range: $29.10 - $35.37/hr


  • Entry Level Design position.

  • Under immediate direction and training oversight learning the basic foundations and fundamentals of design such as electric and gas standards and associated IT systems and, performs the least complex design for the extension and improvement of electric substation, transmission, or gas/electric/outdoor lighting distribution system, including relocation, extension, abandonment, and removal of facilities which requires the application of published standards and calculations using computer aided design and drafting methods.

  • Under immediate direction is instructed on how to determine specifications, materials, costs, customer charges, permitting, and right of way requirements and develops the necessary documentation and work management system input to meet all prerequisites for construction.

  • Under immediate direction, learns appropriate customer contact and communication techniques.

  • Coordinates job planning with field construction personnel for jobs designed approves minor field changes.

  • Under immediate direction is instructed on the approved methods to perform field location survey work and plots above, below, and proposed facilities to show their relationship.

  • Job duties may be electric transmission only, electric substation only, electric distribution only, gas only, outdoor lighting only or combination gas, electric, and outdoor lighting.

  • Work assignment is considered training level.

  • Subject to overtime.

  • May be required to respond to emergency events.



  • Demonstrated knowledge of algebra, trigonometry, and mechanical drawing necessary to create legible, accurate, and technically acceptable construction drawings.

  • Familiarity with utility maps and records.

  • Demonstrated ability to interpret construction drawings, various corporate map records, and construction standards.

  • Satisfactory completion of the Technical Occupations Selection System Test.

  • Valid drivers license and ability to meet Company driving standards.

  • Ability to use personal vehicle on a regular basis for Company business.

  • May be required to become Notary Public in the State of Maryland, depending on specific assignment.

  • High School Diploma

  • Experience in the construction and installation of gas/electric/lighting distribution facilities is preferred.

  • Experience or training in the utilization of CADD is preferred.

  • In lieu of these preferences the equivalent combination of formal education/training and experience can be considered.

Reports To:

Supervisor - Design Services

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Job Design Technician

Organization: BGE

Title: Designer I (Civil Design)


Requisition ID: 216075