2238m-Lead Electrical Engineer, Power Distribution

Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Posted on 01/14/2020


Position Details

Type:

Permanent

Industry:

Natural Resources / Utility - Electric Power

Function:

Engineering

Job Level:

Standard Management (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)

Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Salary:

$110,000-$130,000

Reference ID:

2238m

Working in a fast-paced environment and based in our Phoenix Office, the Lead Electrical Engineer, Power Distribution will provide technical leadership in connection with the design and review overhead and underground distribution lines from 4 kV to 25kV including engineering and design of overhead, URD, re-conductoring and asset replacement projects, and underground cable/conduit distribution design work packages. Additionally, they will review completed designs and design products to ensure compliance with client quality and consistency standards.

 

Responsibilities:
• Design and review overhead and underground distribution lines from 4 kV to 69 kV
• Develop overhead, URD, re-conductoring and asset replacement projects, and underground cable/conduit work packages
• Design complex overhead and underground distribution projects in urban and rural environments in compliance with client's engineering and construction specifications, field engineering of project requirements, identification of conflicting utilities, engineering and design calculations, and work permit development Develop Point to Point (PtP) testing plans and lead field and office personnel in the field testing
• Coordinate small design teams as needed in order to develop budgets, prepare scoping documents, design criteria, and project deliverables
• Provide clients with engineering assistance during construction, and be available to attend construction meetings, coordination efforts and community outreach as needed
• Review of completed designs and design products to ensure compliance with client quality and consistency standards
• Lead, facilitate, and coordinate work activities of others within the work group, team, department, or those external to complete substation projects
• Provide training and guidance to lower level employees
• Identify and initiate corrective action when substation project objectives are not being met
• Interpret codes and regulations and develop standards for construction projects
• Promote engineering professionalism and standards
• Develop, recommend, and implement plans by establishing goals, objectives, and requirements that include all scheduling, resources, and information for complex engineering
• Scheduled travel up to 15% with occasional travel to client sites varying in length depending on project needs

 

Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar, required; an advanced degree, MSEE, preferred
• Licensed Engineer Intern, (EIT) required; Professional Engineer (PE) License Preferred
• 8+ years of electric utility industry engineering experience, including advanced knowledge of electrical distribution system design engineering standards, practices and regulatory requirements
• 8+ years’ experience in overhead, URD, re-conductoring and asset replacement projects, and underground cable/conduit distribution design work package development
• 8+ years of experience with complex overhead and underground distribution projects in urban and rural environments
• Advanced knowledge of NESC and other applicable codes and standards
• Strong written and verbal communication and people management skills
• Demonstrate advanced ability to work with others in supplying information and seeking assistance as necessary

 

Company Brief:
Global leader in Engineering Services for 35 years with exceptional growth and profitability; providing engineering solutions through a proven, global project execution process for Utility and Large Industrial clients worldwide.

 

2238m-Lead Electrical Engineer, Power Distribution
Visit our website for more details www.mriheadhunter.com

 

This position is being offered through Management Recruiters of Bonita Springs, Inc., who proudly supports Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employment. We are committed to workforce diversity. M/F/D/V are encouraged to apply. Unable to sponsor or transfer H1 visas at this time.

 

Key Words:
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