at Black & Veatch in Dover, Delaware, United States
Electrical Engineering Technician 6 – Designer & Drafter – Remote – United States
Date: Jun 14, 2022
Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies
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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation
Req Id : 64045
Job Title : Electrical Engineering Technician 6 – Designer & Drafter – Remote – United States
Opportunity Type : Staff
Relocation eligible : Yes
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: No
Recruiter: Kira Lau Hoi Ling Spring
Who We Are…
Black & Veatch is an employee-owned engineering, procurement, consulting and construction company with a 100-year legacy of innovations in sustainable infrastructure. We go beyond the project. We break down social, economic and geographic barriers by making life’s critical resources accessible to all. Our work empowers our clients with the knowledge, ownership and confidence they need to make meaningful differences. Black & Veatch’s Global Power Business conventional, renewable, sustainable , reliable and integrated power solutions to customers. We are an organization of highly skilled professionals delivering data-driven and strategic planning , consulting, engineering, construction, program management and combined EPC solutions . We are dedicated to innovation and staying up to date with technology advancements and have a desire to help our clients navigate changing demands and regulatory compliance, while providing a cost-effective competitive advantage.
Black & Veatch’s Power division is one of the largest and most geographically diverse groups in the industry, serving electric power transmission and distribution clients worldwide. Black & Veatch provides complete engineering, procurement, and construction new asset and operating asset services in the following areas:
? Overhead Transmission Lines
? Underground Transmission Lines
? Renewables Integration
Black & Veatch is looking for a dedicated team of professionals to support the project management, project controls, procurement management, engineering, and construction oversight for multiple greenfield and brownfield projects for transmission lines, high voltage substations and distribution projects in Puerto Rico . Although not indispensable for the roles, Professionals Engineers licensed in Puerto Rico , and professionals fluent in both English and Spanish are encouraged to apply. The projects will be executed by teams working in the USA and physically on site in Puerto Rico . We are looking for candidates for both locations.
Your Key Responsibilities…
In this role you will function in a senior lead engineering technician capacity. Under general direction, you will modify and/or create deliverables and perform assignments of a design nature by applying basic engineering principles in energy design . You will establish design practices to develop complex design concepts. Lastly, you will provide technical guidance and direction to other engineering professionals.
+ Provides guidance and direction by utilizing knowledge of standards , systems, document control, departmental guides, applicable codes and Black and Veatch policies and procedures.
+ Reviews project requirements and accurately determine the correct format and contents of the required deliverables.
Quality / Continuous Improvement:
+ Ensures that deliverables are accurate and compliant.
+ Responsible for drawing control and historical records, utilizing the appropriate method, as established by the project.
+ Demonstrates personal accuracy and supports continuous improvement and change management efforts.
+ Applies basic engineering principles and establish design practices in developing moderately complex energy design concepts and deliverables.
+ Makes decisions with respect to deliverables and input interpretation.
+ Performs design calculations , detailed material quantities and estimates, and records.
+ Uses advanced applications like modeling and design software.
+ May review the deliverables of others, define work assignments and maintain schedules.
+ May program control systems or participate in other plant start-up activities associated with a specialized area of expertise.
+ Coordinate deliverables with other groups involved on the same project to minimize errors.
+ May support field activities.
+ May communicate project design requirements, progress and schedules.
+ Focuses on the needs of internal clients while attempting to gain basic understanding of external client’s main interests and drivers.
+ May communicate client interests and drivers to project team members and develop approaches to accommodate these concerns.
Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology:
+ May assist discipline or department management in developing and communicating appropriate design standards and process improvement activities.
+ Identify training and development needs for personnel they supervise.
+ Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in Drafting or an Engineering Design Related Technology preferred
+ Typically a minimum of 8 years related work experience
+ Energy Design Experience
Preferred Technical Skills:
+ Include but not limited to CADD experience and other electronic applications, information modeling and document storage systems.
+ Advanced knowledge of engineering standards, systems, document control, departmental guides and Black and Veatch policies and procedures.
+ Advanced ability to interpret engineering deliverable content as assigned.
+ Basic knowledge of constructionandconstructability practicesandprinciples.
+ Intermediate knowledge of engineering design principles (preferably in energy design ) and applicable design guides related to assigned engineering discipline.
+ Basic knowledge of procurementandcontract administration, procedures for project controls and estimating.
+ Basic knowledge of management techniques and company/division HR programs, policies, procedures,and organization structure.
+ 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: extensive sitting, keyboarding and telephone usage. Limited lifting/carrying of files and boxes.
ENT: Engineering Technician
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A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company matched 401k