Engineering Technician 3-Graphics
Date published: 8-Feb-2018
Opportunity: Experienced Hire
Business Line: Telecom
Business Plan: ENT
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.
Functions in a mid level engineering technician capacity. Under general supervision, performs functions requiring intermediate knowledge and use of electronic applications, standards and document control processes/procedures in support of creating and modifying deliverables. May begin to provide technical guidance to other engineering technicians. Seeking T&D skills including distribution engineering for electric utilities. Knowledge of 12kv interconnection for distributed resources, re-closures, cap-banks, switches a plus. Experience working with Electric utilities SAP system desired
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
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.
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. 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