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Company: AMEREN, Collinsville, IL
Job Title: Engineer (Repost #2)
Date Posted: 11/08/2012
Industry: Energy and Utilities
Summary: AMEREN
Req. # 10363
Title: Engineer (Repost #2)
Location: Collinsville, IL

This position will be located at one of the following locations depending upon the successful candidate: AER Headquarters in Collinsville, Illinois,  the Resource Center in Peoria, Illinois or the Resource Center in Newton, IL.
The Engineer performs relatively complex engineering studies, design, and project management activities for new and existing power generation plant systems. The position has primary responsibility for supporting Illinois De-Regulated Generation non-Nuclear plants with travel required. Key responsibilities include:
- Develop engineering solutions, cost and schedule estimates, and preliminary designs associated with initial development and budgeting of projects. Upon project authorization, perform detailed design and work with Drafting to complete drawings, prepare requisitions and specifications for equipment and construction contracts, analyze proposals, produce cost and schedule estimates, and assist or lead in the planning and coordination of projects.
- Lead the checkout and start-up of the new equipment.
- Manage projects involving transformers, switchgear, protective relaying and other plant electrical equipment.
- Manage projects involving Engineers; perform equipment check-out, start-up, and problem resolution.
- Maintain technical skills necessary to provide leadership, guidance, and assistance to Ameren AER fleet personnel regarding major electrical systems and equipment.
- Interact with other Ameren and Power Operations groups, vendors, contractors and architect /engineering firms.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited college or university required. Professional Engineer (P.E.) license preferred. Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certificate preferred.  May consider candidates that have significant directly relevant experience and a Bachelor's Degree in other technical discipline for a different job classification.
Three or more years of engineering experience in a Fossil Fuel Power Plant or relative industry/military experience preferred.
Good analytical, communication, and human relation skills required. Extensive travel between plants and general office building.
*Technical Career Path Level depends upon applicant's credentials.

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