POWER Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking a Substation Project Engineer to work in the Power Delivery Small Utility Service (SUS) Department in our Fort Worth, Texas office. The department focuses on providing Owner Engineer and design services to electric cooperatives and includes several employees with past electric cooperative work experience. The department endeavors to have a strong service mindset. The position provides the opportunity for the applicant to serve the membership of dozens of electric cooperative systems.
Roles and Responsibilities
The successful applicant will be responsible for successful completion of assigned projects and for maintaining and improving client relationships. Completion of these functions requires a high-level of technical competence and leadership in working with clients as well as mentoring and supervising team members assigned to projects. This role will lead substation engineering project work, including, but not limited to:
Develop project work scope documents, budgets, and proposals
Complete conceptual design and feasibility studies
Prepare construction cost estimates and project schedules
Lead engineering design activities
Perform substation design checking
Support projects during construction
The successful applicant must also demonstrate the following:
Honesty and integrity
Attitude of service toward clients
Willingness to share successes with the project team
Strong command of the English language
Strong written/oral communication skills in order to communicate professionally with internal team members and clients
Willingness to travel occasionally to client sites or conferences
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Civil Engineering, or equivalent technical education
Professional Engineering license (P.E.) or equivalent in the state of Texas, or ability to achieve P.E. within six (6) months of hire date
Seven (7) + years of experience performing physical and electrical substation design
Experience preparing project work scope documents and sequence of construction plans for substation projects
Must have a valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record
E. in Texas
Experience performing substation design for electric cooperatives
Experience working at an electric cooperative
One (1) + years of experience leading substation project design teams
At POWER Engineers, Inc. you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diverse and unique initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. We encourage new ideas and fresh approaches and most importantly, we strive to be our clients’ first choice. These traits – and deep technical skill – account for our success.
Have fun, do good work, make money. As an employee-owned company, we strive to make POWER Engineers an appealing place to work, where we perform projects that we find challenging and in which we excel. We provide competitive compensation, a full benefit package, professional development, and an appealing work environment. POWER Engineers is a unique and fun engineering firm, which may be contradictory to some, but it works well for us.
For consideration, please apply through the POWER website: https://www.powereng.com/careers/search/
Internal Number: 7039
About POWER Engineers, Inc.
POWER Engineers is a global consulting engineering firm specializing in the delivery of integrated solutions for energy, environmental, food and beverage facilities, and federal markets. We offer complete multidiscipline engineering, environmental, and program management services. Founded in 1976, we are an employee-owned company with more than 2,800 employees and 45+ offices throughout the United States and abroad. For more information, please visit www.powereng.com.
Power Delivery, Environmental, Food and Beverage Facilities, Power Generation, Geospatial and Asset Management, Program Management, and Federal markets