System Protection and Studies EIT/Coordinator (166978)

Posted: 09/18/2022

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

HDR Engineering is looking for a System Protection & Studies (SPS) EIT/Coordinator to join our growing and nationally ranked team of Power Delivery professionals in our Billings, Montana office. 

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of System Protections and Studies EIT/Coordinator, we'll count on you to:

  • Conduct analyses to develop electrical design options, performing modeling and/or calculations

  • Assist with preparing cost estimates or specifications.

  • Perform routine engineering and design tasks and participate in field reviews or construction observation. 

  • Work under the direct supervision of a Project Engineer, APM, or PM.

  • May independently work on small tasks and may assist senior engineers on larger, more complex projects.

  • Perform other duties as needed

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, MicroStation a plus.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Previous experience with an architectural/engineering or engineering consulting firm desired.

  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.

  • Some travel may be required.

  • Previous internship beneficial.

  • EIT or ability to obtain.

  • Strong computer skills using AutoCAD and Microsoft Office.

  • Desire to pursue growth opportunities and obtain registration.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • EIT certification strongly preferred.  Candidates hired without their EIT will have the title of "Coordinator" and will be expected to obtain their EIT for career progression

  • 2+ years of experience doing electrical power system analysis, electrical system planning, protective device application, settings and substation design is highly preferred.


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way. 

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.
We are an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

We consider all qualified applicants, regardless of arrest and conviction records.