Black & Veatch Civil Lead Transmission Line Engineer in Denver, Colorado

Civil Lead Transmission Line Engineer



Date published:4-Jan-2019

Opportunity:Experienced Hire

Business Line:Power

Business Plan:ENG


Primary Purpose:

Functions as a technical specialist or in a lead role; under general direction, develops and applies advanced engineering techniques, concepts and approaches to complex engineering problems. May provide technical guidance over a group or supervise engineering staff on projects of low to medium complexity. May be responsible for developing, validating, and presenting specialist/technical output.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Engineering Production:

-Prepares a variety of complex engineering deliverables for design of high voltage and EHV substation projects including foundation and anchor bolt design and analysis, structure loading, design and analysis.

-Designs a complete project of moderately complex scope within the practice area.

-Experience with RISA-3D (or equivalent finite element program), LPile, Sag10, and Hilti Profis.

-Performs complex research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection.

-Prepares complex engineering calculations following standard methods and principles.

-Manages assigned budget, schedule, and quality requirements.

-Independently applies advanced engineering techniques and analysis problems and methods.

-Reviews lower level engineering work or assignments.

-Experience with site design is a plus.

Responsible for one or more of the following: leading larger production teams; coordinating multiple discipline activity; serving as the responsible charge for a project

Engineering Standards:

-Remains current and applies independent knowledge and interpretation of departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and B&V policies relative to assigned tasks including ASCE 113, ASCE 7, ACI 318, and the AISC Steel Construction Manual.

-Provides technical guidance to others from the same project or discipline.

Project Coordination:

-Actively coordinates with all other internal/external team members on moderately complex projects.

Client Focus:

-Responsible for assisting with identification of key client interests and drivers on moderately complex projects and may determine the key clients in some instances.

-Communicates client interests and drivers to project team members and develops approaches to accommodate these concerns in the performance of the work on moderately complex projects.

-May provide support to business development or pursuit activities.

Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology:

-Recognized as a technical specialist within the division, and provide consultation and guidance to project teams within the same discipline.

-Support multiple projects on complex technical challenges.

-Actively fosters knowledge transfer and provides mentoring.

People Management (supervision, career development, training, mentoring):

-Typically assists with performance management process, mentoring, recognition, and any corrective actions required.

-May participate in career planning, and learning and development.

Resource Management - (budgets, tools, processes, project support):

-Implements resource management strategy. Manages engineering resources for small groups of a single discipline

Minimum Qualifications:

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 5 years 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.

Preferred Job Qualifications:

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 8 years related work experience. Professional Engineer (P.E.) License is required. Experience with design and QA/QC of all Civil Structural aspects of Substation design and EPC projects

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