Business Title Substation Electrical Engineer 4
Location TX-College Station
Requisition Number 13864BR
Employee Type Full Time
Percent of Travel Required 0-10
Training and Certifications Most positions – depending on the nature of work performed as defined by the division – will typically require incumbents to have the professional registration or licensure in their home country, or be in active pursuit* of such registration if not already registered or have foreign registration, if available, which is accepted as valid in the home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Exceptions may be approved by division management on a case by case basis.
Visa Sponsorship Available? Yes
Relocation Available? Yes
Division Marketing Statement Black & Veatch provides engineering, technology, consulting and construction solutions that span the life cycle of projects in the power generation, power delivery and hydrocarbon process industries. Our services encompass planning, design, procurement, construction, startup, optimization and maintenance.
Primary Purpose Functions as a technical specialist or in a lead role. With minimal supervision, applies advanced engineering techniques and analyses for problems and methods. Expands knowledge and skill set in area of discipline. May start to expand knowledge in other disciplines and/or functional areas.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities Electrical engineering design for electric utility related high voltage substation projects. Experience as a lead engineer doing engineering, detailed physical design, & technical direction and oversight of projects teams for substation projects through 500kV. Candidates should have working knowledge of electrical substation facilities. Prepares design for an assigned system. This may include analysis, calculations, research, selection, layout, etc., necessary to develop
required design documents. Prepares design materials for basic design assignments. Supervises drafters, designers, and occasional subordinate engineers assigned to the project. This includes work assignments, scheduling, and review. Coordinates design efforts with other project personnel in the same or other departments. Coordinated items include space control, schedule and layout
optimization. Evaluates manufacturer's or contractor's proposals, data, reports, etc., for conformance with B&V criteria. Prepares assigned reports, studies or analysis for project. Maintains records, lists, schedules, etc., for engineering projects.
Minimum Qualifications Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 5 years related work experience.
Preferred Job Qualifications Written Communications, Drive For Results, Decision Quality, Priority Setting, Planning, Delegation, Directing Others, Conflict Management, Informing, Listening, Dealing with Ambiguity, Customer Focus, and Building Effective Teams. Intermediate knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline Intermediate knowledge of other disciplines Intermediate knowledge of company quality program Intermediate knowledge of construction & constructability practices & principles Intermediate knowledge of procurement & contract administration Basic knowledge of process, procedures for project controls and estimating Intermediate knowledge of technical aspects of the proposal process Intermediate business & financial acumen Supervisor Competencies