This is a journey-level engineer position that requires mastery of the Associate level engineer skills and duties and is responsible for leading the engineering and design of more complex projects. The Journey engineer uses independent judgment in applying engineering principles and works with minimal supervision. This person works closely with engineers, project managers, construction personnel, and other business partners in assessing project needs. Responsibilities beyond those of the Associate project engineer include, but are not limited to, the following: Developing technical studies and reports, and providing guidance to contractors and outside vendors. Travel to/from various project-related function is required approximately 20% of the time.
- May perform functions of Associate level Engineer and in addition:
- Approves reports, new drawings, and revisions to existing drawings for projects.
- Presents findings to internal organizations, contractors and outside vendors.
- Develops, evaluates, and recommends alternative project proposals.
- Participates in the development of effective restoration plans. Assists in root cause analysis.
- Conducts walkdowns and design review meetings.
- In emergencies, promptly responds to facility failures.
- conceptual designs.
- Interprets and applies applicable codes and regulations.
- Resolves problems of moderate scope. Assignments typically require standard solutions. Under general direction, independently plans work to meet assigned objectives; progress is reviewed periodically for technical accuracy and adequacy in process and upon completion.
- Prepares written technical documents such as design criteria, scope documents, specifications, and reports.
- Represents PG&E to government bodies as required for assigned projects.
- Provides technical expertise and performs engineering analyses, studies, and develops
- Solicits, prepares, and evaluates contracts and proposals from engineering consultants.
- Reviews consultant contracts for technical compliance.
- Uses judgment in applying engineering principles and techniques to determine cost effective and practical solutions.
- Capable of leading project teams and providing solid guidance
- Demonstrates informed judgment when making decisions and recommendations.
- Interprets applicable codes, industry standards and regulations and educates others.
- Current and active California PE license
- Able to manage scope, schedule and cost of multiple projects concurrently
- 3 years of cumulative experience in engineering and design
- Able to manage resource loaded schedules for all projects
- BS Degree in Engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited curriculum in the US or the equivalent from outside the US
- Can provide thorough analysis of issues and justification of recommendations.
- Able to understand and implement the technical requirements of interfacing engineering disciplines.
- Able to work with internal and external customers and suppliers
- Able to wear company provided Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
- Strong familiarity with G.O 95, NESC, and PG&E transmission line standards and construction practices
- Strong familiarity with Transmission Line Engineering tools, i.e. PLS-CADD, PLS-POLE, etc.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: West Sacramento, California, USA
Application Deadline: N/A