Power Engineers Distribution Project Engineer in Syracuse, New York
Distribution Project Engineer
Department:Power Delivery Distribution Services Group VI
Distribution Project Engineer
POWER Engineers, Inc. is seeking a Project Engineer for our Distribution team in Syracuse, NY. Initial expectations are for this individual to perform project work and develop local client relationships.
Roles and Responsibilities
This project engineer will perform aspects of conventional design engineering and analysis along with managing engineers on smaller, often multi-discipline, engineering projects and interfaces directly with clients. Candidates will apply advanced engineering techniques and analyses to solve project-related problems. This engineer will be expected to deal directly with clients and therefore must possess good written and oral communications skills.
Responsibilities include but may not be limited to:
Assigning tasks to/coordinating with internal/external project team members
Working with Project Manager (PM), planning coordination activities, ensuring quality standards are met
Identifying and communicating the need for work scope variances as needed
Coordinating with the PM to develop supporting documentation and managing the project documentation process to meet POWER’s record retention policy
Assisting the PM in evaluating the upcoming resource needs for specific design activities
Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent industry related experience) from an accredited university required – architecture, engineering, engineering management, or construction management discipline preferred
Five (5) + years of experience in the design and operation of overhead and/or underground distribution lines (4 kV through 35 kV)
The qualified candidate should be experienced with the following:
Joint facilities design
Construction package development
Design and operation of advanced systems
Distribution design software
Permitting including: City, County, State, RR
The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate the following:
Excellent computer skills
Familiarity with various scheduling techniques
Excellent leadership and organizational skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work effectively with competing priorities and stressful situations
Knowledge and experience with project management processes and tools
Proficiency with financial analysis tools
- New York P.E. License preferred
At POWER Engineers, Inc. you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diverse and unique initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. We encourage new ideas and fresh approaches and most importantly, we strive to be our clients’ first choice. These traits – and deep technical skill – account for our success.
Have fun, do good work, make money. As an employee-owned company, we strive to make POWER Engineers an appealing place to work, where we perform projects that we find challenging and in which we excel. We provide competitive compensation, a full benefit package, professional development, and an appealing work environment. POWER Engineers is a unique and fun engineering firm, which may be contradictory to some, but it works well for us.