• Utility Specialist

    Location US-ME-Portland
    Job ID
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    Other - Other

    CHA Consulting, Inc. is a highly diversified, full-service engineering and construction management firm working to responsibly improve the world we live in. With decades of experience, CHA brings together the talent, technology, and partnerships to meet our clients’ evolving needs. Located throughout the United States and Canada, we provide a wide range of planning and design services to public, private and institutional clients.


    CHA Consulting, Inc. is currently seeking a Utility Specialist for our Portland, ME office.


    The Utility Specialist is responsible to assist and provide support to the organization and client(s), associated with a variety of utility distribution projects, either electric or gas.  The Utility Specialist ensures the safe and efficient operation of each project and works under supervision to correctly perform and complete compliant assignments.


    • Travels and surveys existing utility distribution systems to collect data regarding existing system configuration.
    • Reviews existing system configuration and develops designs to accommodate client’s desired system modifications.
    • Collects real estate information to facilitate installation of utilities.
    • Designs specific utility distribution projects according to client’s standards.
    • Perform inspections as necessary to verify that the designated facilities are functioning within condition limits for the purpose intended.
    • Reviews and becomes proficient in application of client’s design and construction standards, and operating procedures.
    • Other related duties, as assigned.
    • Must be available for frequent travel.


    • Associate's degree is required, Bachelor's degree is preferred.


    • 5+ years of experience is required.
    • Strong knowledge of overhead line construction and/or gas distribution construction.
    • Proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Word, & Excel is required.
    • Good oral and written communication skills.
    • Strong ability to work in a team environment.


    CHA takes pride in recruiting, developing and retaining highly talented individuals. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer a comprehensive benefits package and a variety of opportunities for our employees’ professional growth and development.


    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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