Black & Veatch Substation Design / Distribution Design - Electrical Engineer in Des Moines, Iowa
Substation Design / Distribution Design - Electrical Engineer
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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation
Req Id : 34422
Job Title : Substation Design / Distribution Design - Electrical Engineer
Location : USVRTL
Business Unit Sector : COR-POWER-PROJECTS SERVICES
Opportunity Type : Staff
Relocation eligible : Yes
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: Yes
Under close supervision, performs engineering functions requiring knowledge and experience in engineering principles. This level builds on experience gained as Engineer1 by either obtaining more depth in specific subject area with the expectation that assignments are larger and more complex, or by gaining experience in more subject areas.
- Engineering Standards:
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
Continues developing knowledge and complies with Black and Veatch quality program relative to assigned tasks
Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts
Prepares and verifies less complex engineering deliverables such as one-lines, connection diagrams, panel elevations and protection & control schematics for power substation and/or distribution equipment
Performs research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection
Collects, assimilates, and manages data for engineering work
Prepares engineering calculations/studies related to substation and/or distribution projects such as lightning protection, conduit fill, AC/DC station service loading, surge arrester sizing and voltage drop, following standard methods and principles
Understands and adheres to budget, schedule, and quality requirements
Seeks out supervisor or project leadership to share information and gain guidance with respect to details of design and interdisciplinary coordination
Coordinates with others as assigned by supervisor or project leadership
Focuses on the needs of internal clients (project team leadership) while attempting to gain basic understanding of external client's main interests and drivers
May provide support to business development or pursuit activities
Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology:
- Shares current knowledge of latest technology and processes
Learning on the Fly
Drive For Results
Dealing with Ambiguity
Basic knowledge of 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 1 year 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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