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Permitting Graphics Team Lead

KS-Overland Park

Req#: 34648BR

Date published: 12-Apr-2018

Opportunity: Experienced Hire

Business Line: Telecom

Business Plan: ENT

Level: 127

The Telecommunications Division delivers telecommunication infrastructure solutions to utilities, local and state government agencies and the commercial wireless industry. Through a unique combination of experience, expert resources and innovative solutions, Black & Veatch supports the entire range of both legacy and emerging technologies used in today’s wireless and wireline networks, voice, video, Internet and data systems and utility automation.

Primary Purpose:
The primary function of this position will be to perform as the Permitting Graphics Team Lead, managing a small graphics production team of engineering technicians for the drawing production of a set of Wireline (ISP/MDU/OSP fiber) Telecom project permit drawings (both aerial and underground) under the supervision of the Wireline Graphics Section lead and the direction of the Market Lead Engineer(s) and/or Market Engineering Manager.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
The primary function of this position will be to perform as the Permitting Graphics Team Lead, managing a small graphics production team of engineering technicians for the drawing production of a set of Wireline (ISP/MDU/OSP fiber) Telecom project permit drawings (both aerial and underground) under the supervision of the Wireline Graphics Section lead and the direction of the Market Lead Engineer(s) and/or Market Engineering Manager.
This person will also remotely coordinate production tasks with the Market GIS Lead, Designer(s) and the Site Acquisition team.
The chosen candidate will perform advanced functions requiring knowledge and use of electronic applications, standards and document control processes/procedures in support of creating and modifying permit drawing deliverables, provide technical guidance and direction to other technical professionals including delegation of work assignments, and evaluate methods used to accomplish the drafting/graphics activities on an ongoing basis.

Engineering Standards: Continues to learn and remains current on standards, systems, document control, departmental guides and B&V policies and procedures.
Quality / Continuous Improvement: Begins to proactively apply knowledge of the B&V Quality Program to ensure that the deliverables are accurate and compliant. Demonstrates personal accuracy and supports continuous improvement and change management efforts.
Engineering Production: Broadening the use of applications to learn to continuously evaluate and improve methods, processes and procedures used to accomplish deliverables. Create and develop deliverables based on a variety of design inputs. May perform basic computations such as material quantity estimates and dimensional checks.
Project Coordination: Assist in coordinating deliverables with other groups involved on the same project to minimize interference or errors.
Client Focus: Focuses on the needs of internal clients while gaining basic understanding of external client's main interests and drivers.
Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology: Proactively seeks and shares knowledge of latest technologies and processes.

Minimum Qualifications:
All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
Diploma or Certificate preferred. Associate Degree in Drafting or an Engineering Design Related Technology preferred.
Typically a minimum of 2 years related work experience, prefer 4+ years.

Preferred Non-Technical Competencies: • Learning on the Fly • Problem Solving • Perseverance • Patience • Time Management • Drive for Results • Self Development • Customer Focus • Listening • Informing
Preferred Technical Competencies:
• Understands and applies Computer Automated Drafting Design (CADD), information modeling or other applications or design or modeling skills and/or design principles and practices.
• Basic knowledge of engineering standards, systems, document control, departmental guides and B&V policies and procedures.
• Basic industry knowledge and technology trends
• Basic knowledge of company quality program
• Intermediate ability to interpret engineering deliverable content as assigned.
• Basic knowledge of other disciplines
• Basic knowledge of construction & constructability practices & principles

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