Black & Veatch Electrical Engineer 3 - Substation Design - Remote in Topeka, Kansas
Electrical Engineer 3 - Substation Design - Remote
Date: Apr 27, 2022
Ann Arbor, MI, US US
Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies
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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation
Req Id : 69357
Opportunity Type : Staff
Relocation eligible : Yes
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: Yes
Functions in a mid level engineer capacity in a substation design role encompassing distribution, subtransmission and transmission level voltage classes.. Under general supervision, performs all aspects of conventional design engineering and analysis. Broadens knowledge and skill set in area of discipline. May start to expand knowledge in other disciplines and/or functional areas.
Perform substation design, including physical design, protective relaying/control with an emphasis on continuous improvement
Continues to learn and remains current on departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and Black and Veatch policies and procedures
Applies to assigned tasks as appropriate
Begins to independently apply knowledge and complies with Black and Veatch quality program relative to assigned tasks
Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts
May start to perform internal Quality Assurance technical reviews
Prepares a variety of moderately complex engineering deliverablesfor substation design
Performs complex research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection
Collects, assimilates, and manages data for engineering work
Prepares complex engineering calculations following standard methods and principles
Understands and adheres to budget, schedule, and quality requirements
Recognizes, defines and resolves problems within assigned area
May provide direction and guidance to others
May perform QA/QC responsibilities
May prepare design budgets
Assigns tasks to and coordinates with other internal/external team members on less complex projects
Initiates contact with other disciplines as needed to identify and coordinate details of the work
Interface directly with clients, vendors and subcontractors
Actively seeks to understand client interests and drivers through normal client contact and through interaction and communication with project leadership
Applies understanding of client interests and drivers to their own behavior and performance of the work under his/her responsibility
May provide support to business development or pursuit activities
Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology:
- Shares current knowledge of latest technology and processes
People Management - (supervision,career development, training, mentoring):
- May assist with performance management process, mentoring, recognition, and any corrective actions required #LI-CG1 #LI-CG1
Substation Design – Physical and/or P&C
Learning on the Fly
Drive For Results
Listening and Dealing with Ambiguity
Intermediate knowledge of engineering of high voltage substation engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline
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 3 years related work experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Work Environment/Physical Demands
- Typical office environment
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To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.
A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.
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Nearest Major Market: Ann Arbor
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit
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