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Residential Planner

  • Full Time
  • Vancouver, Wash.
  • Salary: DOE
  • Posting End Date: December 4, 2021

Website Clark Public Utilities

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This full-time position reports to the Manager of Construction Design and is located at the
Operations Center, 8600 NE 117th Avenue, Vancouver, WA 98662.



Advise customers on technical information pertaining to their request for new service and act as a technical liaison for the customer and contractor.
Explain District guidelines, fee schedules and design parameters to customers.
Perform necessary field visits to obtain needed design information.
Work with Right-of-Way to acquire easements and resolve property issues.
Prepare necessary permit applications for City, County and State permits.
Utilize design, work management and estimating programs to develop design and job estimate. Determine phasing, calculate loading and fuse coordination to meet utility standards. Prepare cost estimate sheet and material issue.
Prepare necessary documents for issue to Operation Office and work closely with T & D Superintendents and Construction Coordinators regarding construction practices to ensure smooth completion of jobs.


Qualified applicants must have a fundamental knowledge of utility engineering design, construction practices and basic electrical principles.  Knowledge and ability to interpret technical drawings, schematics and electric system maps.  Knowledge of trigonometry and algebraic calculations.  Familiarity with personal property rights and right-of-way easements.  Experience or training in residential or commercial construction practices preferred.  Significant interaction with customers is required.  Must work well in a team environment.


Clark Public Utilities offers excellent benefits, an attractive wage, and company incentive programs.  For confidential consideration, please forward your resume with cover letter via email to  Resumes may also be sent to Clark Public Utilities, Human Resources Department, P.O. BOX 8900, Vancouver, WA 98668.


Equal Opportunity Employer

At Clark Public Utilities, we are committed to being a place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, to stay and do their best work.

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