Associate Project Engineer- Steel Structure Design (STAAD)

Hitachi India Pvt Ltd

  • Chennai, India
Associate Project Engineer- Steel Structure Design (STAAD)
Job Posted : Nov 30th, 2023

Job Description

You will be a part of the GIS Steel Structure Engineering team, you will be supporting the project engineers / project lead engineers to develop project specific engineering documents and drawings for submission to customer and the documents required for manufacturing of Steel Structures for GIS (transmission and sub-transmission systems). You will be an individual contributor who would deliver the tasks as per the given inputs and when required need to work in coordination with other colleagues and should exhibit good collaborative skills to complete the task. You may also interact with other departments like Primary Engineering, Secondary engineering, Project Management and Production units


  • Preparation of design calculation of Steel Structure for Gas Insulated Switchgears above 66kV.
  • Ensure all necessary inputs are available from stakeholders.
  • Prepare project specific civil plan for customer providing GIS loading for design of customer building floor, ceiling cranes etc., Influence of environmental conditions on GIS structure designs etc.
  • Support sales / Tender team by providing technical specifications of GIS support structures.
  • Ordering of materials in SAP system.
  • Self-review & peer review of documents.
  • Delivery of designs on time with Quality.
  • Coordinating with the other team members and project lead engineer.
  • Safety and Integrity: Living Hitachi Energy’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Hand on experience in Structural engineering using STAAD software.
  • Familiarity with codes and applicable standards applicable for structure design.
  • Use of SAP for engineering interface with SCM.
  • Basic knowledge of HV substation.
  • Team player.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge tools like CREO, AUTOCAD, MS Office, design tools such as Tekla.
  • Knowledge of painting procedures.
  • Knowledge of international standards such as IEC / ANSI, seismic zones and impact.


  • Chennai, India.

Company Overview:-

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.