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Principal Substation Physical Engineer

  • Location:

    Colorado

  • Sector:

    Power Delivery

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    $125,000 - $150,000

  • Contact:

    Shannon Powell

  • Contact email:

    shannon.powell@wearero.com

  • Contact phone:

    713 589 5256

  • Job ref:

    36873

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-10-12

Ready to amplify your career in the breathtaking landscapes of Colorado? Imagine working on cutting-edge high voltage substation designs, surrounded by the majestic Rocky Mountains. We’re not just offering a job; we’re inviting you to be a part of a transformative journey. Join us, where your expertise meets innovation, and your work shapes the very foundation of communities. Welcome to a career where the Colorado skies are not the limit—your ambition is.

About the Company and People:
Our workplace isn't just a workplace; it's a community of passionate professionals committed to driving change. Here, innovation isn't just encouraged; it's celebrated. As an employee-owned company, we value the unique perspective each member brings. With a legacy spanning over a century, we have successfully completed 50,000+ projects globally, shaping the future of power generation and delivery, transportation, water, energy, and more.

What Your Role Is:
As a Principal Substation Physical Design Engineer, your expertise will be at the core of our mission.

You will:

• Lead Innovation: Spearhead high voltage substation physical designs, generating detailed diagrams, elevations, and installation plans, ensuring precision and excellence.

• Client Collaboration: Work directly with clients, understanding their needs, and delivering solutions that exceed expectations.

• Mentorship: Share your wealth of knowledge by mentoring and guiding less experienced engineers, shaping the next generation of industry leaders.

• Quality Assurance: Ensure adherence to codes, standards, and client specifications, maintaining our commitment to excellence.

• Problem Solving: Tackle complex challenges, from equipment sizing to grounding and lightning protection, showcasing your analytical prowess.

• Site Support: Provide invaluable on-site support during construction, ensuring seamless implementation of designs.

What Skills You Will Need:
To excel in this role, you should possess:

• Education: Bachelor’s degree from an ABET accredited University, coupled with a Professional Engineer (PE) license.

• Experience: Over 15 years of hands-on experience in substation physical design, managing budgets and schedules, and leading design efforts.

• Technical Proficiency: Expertise in generating detailed substation designs, conducting site visits, and writing precise material procurement specifications.

• Communication: Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, vital for client interactions and team collaboration.

• Innovation: A passion for innovative solutions and a track record of applying creativity to complex engineering challenges.

Join us, where your career is not just a job—it’s a legacy. Be part of a team where your ideas matter, your expertise is valued, and your future is limitless. To apply, send your resume, cover letter, and portfolio to shannon.powell@wearero.com

We are an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences to bring their unique perspectives to our collaborative and innovative team.