Cordoba Corporation

Electric Distribution Designer I

Job Locations US-CA
Design Engineer
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
USD $66,601.60/Yr.
USD $93,600.00/Yr.


We are currently seeking motivated and experienced underground Electric Service Designer level I to work as estimators to join our team. The ideal candidates will have a strong background in estimating and design, with specific experience in underground electric service work. This position offers the chance to work on various projects and collaborate with a talented team of professionals.


  • Review project specifications, drawings, and other documents to prepare accurate cost estimates for underground service projects.
  • Work with fielders to understand site visits and evaluations to gather relevant information for estimating purposes.
  • Collaborate with project managers, team members, and other stakeholders to develop comprehensive project estimates.
  • Utilize estimating software and tools to analyze data and generate detailed deliverables.
  • Prepare and present estimates to clients, addressing any questions or concerns they may have.
  • Keep abreast of industry trends, regulations, and best practices related to underground service work.


  • High school diploma required.
  • 1-3 years of experience in estimating, preferably in the underground service industry.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficiency in estimating software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of relevant codes, standards, and regulations.
  • Knowledge of detailed material and labor requirements for construction of overhead electric utility distribution pole replacement projects.
  • Knowledge of underground electric utility distribution design and construction standards and industry practices.
  • Experience with construction of distribution and/or transmission lines.
  • Experience with CPUC GO-95 and GO-128.



  • Post-secondary education preferred. Electrical degree/certification preferred.
  • Experience with California utilities distribution and/or transmission line design and/or construction is highly preferred.
  • Experience with SAP-based material and labor inventory. CPD/iCue or EES highly preferred.
  • Fielding experience in electric distribution.


Salary Range: $62,400 to $93,600

Work Environment: Remote, California preferred.

Sponsorship: Must have authorization to work in the U.S.A. on a full-time basis without sponsorship.

Ability to pass a pre-authorized physical including a drug-screening and background check.

Our Company

Cordoba Corporation is a nationally recognized civil engineering, construction management, program management, and planning firm. We specialize in education and facilities, transportation, and water and energy. In collaboration with our clients, Cordoba has facilitated the development of several complex and highly visible infrastructure projects throughout California.  Our efforts have resulted in national recognition from Engineering News-Record as a “top 100 construction management firm” and a “top 50 program management firm”. We are proud to share that ENR has also recently recognized Cordoba in 2018 as a “top 100 design firm” in California. 


Cordoba's business model has been commended for its efficiency, encouraging work dynamic, and its multifaceted approach toward projects. Many of our professionals have received praise in the media as leaders in their field of expertise.


We have established a statewide presence throughout California. Headquartered in Los Angeles, we also have offices located in San Francisco, Sacramento, San Ramon, Chatsworth, Santa Ana, and San Diego. Cordoba Corporation provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics.


Cordoba Corporation expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.


If you need special assistance or accommodation, please contact Cordoba Corporations HR Department at: (213)895-0224.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed