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Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Requisition ID:  236387

  • Relocation Authorized:  National - Family
  • Grade:  27
  • Position to be Panel Interviewed?  Yes  
  • Requisition Posting End Date: 09/14/2021  
  • Salary Range: $108,900 - $166,080 anually (determined by function, education, experience, and qualifications of the applicant)
     

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Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact.

 

We serve the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planning and investments, through start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are our values – ethnics, safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and sustainability, and our covenants – integrity, respect, collaboration, trust, and delivery. They are what we believe, what customers can expect, and how we deliver.

 

Project Overview:

The Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (PCAPP) will safely destroy 2,611 tons of mustard agent in mortar rounds and artillery projectiles stored at the U.S. Army Pueblo Chemical Depot (PCD) approximately 25 miles from Pueblo, Colorado. Neutralization followed by biotreatment is the technology selected by the Department of Defense to destroy the Pueblo chemical weapons stockpile. The PCAPP plant began the operations and munition destruction phase as of September 2016.  

 Candidates for unescorted access to the Chemical Limited Area must successfully clear National Agency Check with Local Check (NACLC). All employees are subject and agree to random drug and alcohol testing as a condition of employment. Must be physically fit and able to work safely at an operating plant. Eligible applicants must be a US Citizen and successfully go through a government screening process. Based on project goals and objectives, candidates established within our local community are desirable.

 

Position Summary:
The Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (PCAPP) is looking for a Sr. Electrical Engineer at the Pueblo, CO location.  This position will report to the Electrical and I&C Engineering Group Supervisor and will be responsible for producing design in support of modifications to an operating process facility.  The senior electrical engineer will be responsible for coordinating extensively with other engineering disciplines as well as other departments on the Project in order to independently produce quality deliverables within a set schedule.  He or she is expected to provide informed code interpretation to support various parts of the Plant, and to present design options to management for approval. 

This is a long-term assignment with a 4-10s schedule. The work hours are from 7:00am – 4:30pm Monday – Thursday. This position may require additional overtime hours as deemed necessary.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates, selects, and applies standard engineering methods, techniques, procedures and criteria, using independent judgment with limited oversight.
  • Performs electrical engineering design, including the development of single line diagrams, panel schedules, schematics, connection diagrams, load lists, etc.
  • Leads multi-disciplinary design teams on projects of moderate complexity.
  • Develops material requisitions and specifications for non-standard equipment and bills of material for off-the-shelf equipment and components.
  • Properly interprets and applies codes & standards and customer design requirements, for the preparation of electrical design documents, specifications, material requisitions and system descriptions related to design tasks.
  • Conducts document and design checking as required. 
  • Demonstrates leadership qualities with emphasis on continuous improvement and team building, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Provide guidance on engineering methods, techniques, procedures and criteria to expand the skillsets of peers.
  • Participates in and fosters a work environment that is based upon openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.
  • Day to day responsibilities may include support to: operations, maintenance, operations support, acquisitions, safety, and/or quality.

 

Qualifications and Skills

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Electrical engineering from a US Accredited institution with 13 years of relevant experience.
  • Must be a United States citizen.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain any security clearances required for this position according to Army Regulation 50-6 (Chemical Surety). *

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be physically fit and able to work safely at a construction site.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule and/or additional working hours during Key Project initiative time periods.
  • Must have strong understanding of engineering discipline drawings and system calculations such as short circuit and load-flow.
  • Ability to size equipment and perform cable sizing calculations.
  • Experience with Microsoft office programs, VISIO, and other common computer programs.
  • Extensive knowledge and application of NEC code and ANSI/IEEE Standards.
  • Extensive knowledge on electrical systems, schematics and electrical equipment layouts.
  • Excellent listening, oral and written communication, planning and organizational skills.

 

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • MS degree in Electrical engineering from a US Accredited institution with 11 years of relevant experience.
  • PE Registration.
  • Experience working on a Department of Defense Project.
  • Experience with the SETROUTE program.
  • Field experience supporting installation or troubleshooting of installed and operating equipment/components.
  • Experience working within an engineering group in an operating facility.
  • Experience in developing procedures.

*PCAPP Project Only* "Surety Program Statement" required for all posted positions

This project is subject to the Army Regulations (AR50-6 Chemical Surety) which governs persons performing work under the Unescorted Access Program (UAP). Depending on the work performed and the access granted a government security investigation and other physical requirements such as respirators may be mandated. Eligibility to be placed in a UAP position requires US citizenship.

The following Surety Program marked with an “x” apply to this job:

_____ None / No Program

_____ This position is designated as a Chemical Duty Position and is subject to the requirements of the Chemical Personnel Reliability Program (CPRP). As a condition of employment, candidates and incumbents must favorably complete a series of screenings included but not limited to: a personnel security investigation, urinalysis testing, medical exam and respiratory screening, and must meet and maintain personnel suitability and reliability requirements established by Army Regulations.

__X__ This position is designated as an Unescorted Access Position (UAP). As a condition of employment, candidates and incumbents must favorably complete a series of screenings included but not limited to: a personnel security investigation, urinalysis testing, respiratory screening and must meet and maintain personnel suitability and reliability requirements established by Army Regulations.

 

At Bechtel, our employees enjoy a competitive total rewards package that includes comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans, along with optional disability and supplemental insurance options, generous paid time off, paid holidays, paid parental leave, discretionary bonuses, and a well-designed 401K plan with matching and profit-sharing components. 


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