Company: First Tek, Inc.
Posted on: May 24, 2023
This function provides professional engineering expertise in assisting project manager and other engineering personnel in implementing BPA management approved projects, supporting field maintenance crews and other related engineering activities.
Education & Applicable Fields:
Bachelor s Degree in Engineering (from an ABET accredited school), Engineering Management or a directly related field is required.
ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology)
Education & Experience Requirements:
" 6 months of engineering experience is required.
" Knowledge of engineering concepts, principals, and practices applicable to components and facilities found on a regional transmission system is required.
Typical Tasks may include:
Note: All official drafts, documents and recommendations, as listed below, must be reviewed, finalized and approved / accepted by appropriate BPA manager or other federal personnel with the authority to do so.
" Confer with engineers, internal customers, and others to discuss existing or potential engineering projects
" Provide planning support, coordinate plans of service with stakeholders, and implement BPA management approved plans for assigned projects.
" Prepare detailed design, material, or procurement specifications for assigned projects, verifying that technical tradeoffs have been considered, and decisions conform to existing policies and standards and are within budgetary constraints.
" Prepare engineering designs or assist in developing engineering requirements for the development, installation and modifications of existing facilities.
" Provide technical support to construction, operations, and maintenance personnel.
" Apply diversified knowledge of engineering principles/practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields.
Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:
General Skill Requirements:
" Engineering degree required and practical experience. Must have knowledge of engineering concepts, principals, and practices applicable to components and facilities found on a regional transmission system.
" Ability to analyze and design complex installations, facilities or structures using the latest techniques and applicable standards.
" Ability to participate and perform effectively in a project team environment and effectively manage multiple work assignments and changing priorities.
" Ability to manage and provide overall coordination for the design and construction of various facilities including project scheduling and estimating.
" Ability to review and evaluate packages prepared by technicians (including drawings, material certifications, and submittals for conformance to the design specifications).
" Skill in oral and written communication to effectively fulfill stakeholder/ customer/team requirements.
" Keep up-to-date technically and applying new knowledge.
" Communicate with people outside the organization, representing the organization to customers. This information can be exchanged in person, in writing, or by telephone or e-mail.
" Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
" Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
" Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
" Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
" Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer services.
" Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions.
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