Design Supervisor

Ameren   •  

Saint Louis, MO

Industry: Energy & Utilities


5 - 7 years

Posted 177 days ago

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 Supervise, train, and evaluate design personnel to develop and maintain electrical drawings for customer, distribution, and sub-transmission substations.

  • Develop policies, guidelines, methods of operation, and procedures for cost-effective CAD and design. Schedule design employees and coordinate design projects with engineering groups to meet project timelines.
  • Provide estimates and explanations of CAD and design costs associated with projects and ensure conformance to both Ameren and industry standards.
  • Assist in the preparation and maintenance of the workgroup’s budget and associated activities, and manage expenditures in accordance with financial and operating requirements.
  • Interface with other company functions, vendors, architectural/engineering consulting firms, and other associates in matters related to design documents and CAD file compatibility.
  • Stay current with state-of-technology developments and improvements in the electrical CAD and design arena, and contribute to the personal and professional development needs of the designers in the group.


EDUCATION:  A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required.

EXPERIENCE:  At least five years of electrical design or related experience is required, preferably in the substation, relaying, and/or power plant switchyard areas.  Experience with AutoCAD and Microstation platforms is also required. 

 The following is preferred: 

  • Experience with AutoCAD Electrical, particularly in schematic design and intelligent wiring applications.
  • Experience with document management software such as Autodesk Vault.
  • Experience with project management software such as Microsoft Project or Primavera.