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GIS Equipment Engineer

Brand: Asplundh Engineering Services

Location: , MD, United States

Date Posted:

Requisition Number: 57

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Asplundh Engineering Services is seeking a highly experienced GIS Equipment Subject Matter Expert to join our team. The ideal candidate should have significant Gas Insulated Metal Enclosed Switchgear experience, with expertise in equipment functions in a High Voltage Substation (HV) up to 500kV experience preferred.


  • Provide expertise for equipment and material specifications, ensuring deliverables meet client technical requirements and follow best practices.
  • Review GIS vendor equipment drawings and designs for the major equipment and resolve related issues. Provide comments as it relates to High Voltage.
  • Correspond with GIS vendors on specifications.
  • Develop RFPs for GIS vendors. Review vendor quotes for adherence to specifications.
  • Review feasibility design packages.
  • Review all High Voltage studies and calculations developed as part of project feasibility studies.
  • Review material, equipment specification submittals.
  • Provide recommendations regarding High Voltage engineering issues.
  • Provide responses to Requests for Information (RFI).
  • Review the Electrical Construction Specifications for High Voltage.
  • Develop/Review the High Voltage Construction Sequence.
  • Provide High Voltage engineering guidance and support during construction activities in accordance with client standards.
  • Attend weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly project status meetings with client, cross-functional engineering teams, and other project stakeholders.
  • Attend schedule review meetings.


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in the GIS Equipment field with extensive knowledge of Gas Insulated Metal Enclosed Switchgear.
  • Experience in developing equipment specifications, procurement, and review of feasibility design packages.
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to correspond with GIS vendors and provide recommendations regarding high-voltage engineering issues.
  • Ability to attend project status meetings, schedule review meetings, and provide support during construction activities.
  • Ability to travel up to 10%
At Asplundh Engineering Services, we are committed to providing a safe and fair workplace environment for all employees. We offer a comprehensive benefits package and competitive compensation. If you are a skilled GIS Equipment Subject Matter Expert seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity, we encourage you to apply.

We offer a competitive benefits package that provides a foundation of support for the health, safety, and security of you and your family. We are proud to extend a broad selection of benefits to meet your needs—and medical, dental, and vision benefits start on the first day of employment.

Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation. Individuals with a disability who desire reasonable accommodations should contact the ADA Coordinator at 1-800-248-8733, ext. 1339.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please note:
  • All job offers are subject to pre-employment drug screening and a background check.
  • Unless otherwise noted, we do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.
Notice to Agencies: We only accept resumes from recruiters, employment agencies, or staffing services if a Service Agreement has been signed and we have requested recruitment/staffing services for the specific position. Any unsolicited resumes will become the property of the company, and no fees or compensation will be paid to the recruiter, employment agency, or staffing service.