Req. # 11862
Location: St. Louis, MO
End date: 02/13/2013
The Engineer (Electric) is primarily responsible for designing and estimating electrical distribution work as it pertains to new business, maintenance, system improvements and code compliance. Key responsibilities include:
-Complete designs and estimates for transmission and distribution systems with emphasis on adherence to company standards, procedures, and policies, including designs for new business, replacements, maintenance, regulator stations, and metering installations. Provide technical assistance and direction to other personnel completing designs and estimates of distribution projects. Update and maintain documentation of completed field work.
-Review construction plans from outside sources for potential conflicts and recommend actions to prevent or remove conflicts.
-Perform distribution planning and engineering analysis of transmission and distribution systems in order to identify capacity or operational deficiencies. Develop projects to correct and improve the safe and reliable operation of systems.
-Review the physical condition of transmission and distribution systems and make engineering recommendations for the replacement of obsolete or inadequate facilities.
-Coordinate large engineering projects and serve as project engineer. Participate in project development, planning, implementation and completion.
-Work collaboratively with operations supervision and other Company departments to ensure safe and reliable delivery to meet customer expectations and commitments. Effectively utilize and provide technical support relating to the use of the energy delivery business systems.
-Contribute to the development and implementation of Division and function goals. Identify and implement improvements in Division operations designed to control costs and improve productivity.
Education: Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical, Civil or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited college or university required. Professional Engineer (P.E.) License preferred.
Experience: Three or more years distribution related engineering experience preferred.
Other: The Engineer (Electric) works a standard day-shift in an office and field environment. In rare circumstances, may be called in after hours or required to work in unpleasant weather conditions. May also be subject to 24-hour emergency calls. Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications required. Must possess good analytical, decision making, communication, organization and human relations skills, and be able to interact effectively with various stakeholders.
* Technical career path level depends upon applicant’s credentials.