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Drafter/Engineering Technician-Global Transmission-Ann Arbor

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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation  

Req Id : 42981 

Job Title : Drafter/Engineering Technician-Global Transmission-Ann Arbor  

Location : RGANAR 

Business Unit Sector : COR-POWER-PROJECTS SERVICES 

Opportunity Type : Staff 

Relocation eligible : No 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Project Only Hire : No 

Visa Sponsorship Available: No 

Job Summary

As a Drafter/Engineering Technician in the Global Transmission Group, will perform assignments supporting Power projects: Utilizing AutoCAD and Microstation, will create and modify deliverables  Will assist with evaluating methods used to accomplish the drafting and/or design activities. May assist with computations, material quantity estimates, dimensional checks.  Seeking a Technician who is eager to learn with good problem solving skills. This is an opportunity to develop your CAD career in the Power industry at the Black & Veatch regional office in Ann Arbor, MI. 

BV Global Power Business delivers conventional, renewable, sustainable, reliable and integrated power solutions to customers. We are an organization of highly skilled professionals delivering data-driven and strategic planning, consulting, engineering, construction, program management and combined EPC solutions. We are dedicated to innovation and staying up to date with technology advancements and have a desire to help our clients navigate changing demands and regulatory compliance, while providing a cost-effective competitive advantage.

 

 

Key Responsibilities

Engineering Standards: 

  • Continues to learn and apply standards, systems, document control, departmental guides and Black and Veatch policies and procedures  

Quality / Continuous Improvement:

  • Ensures that deliverables are accurate and compliant by continually developing knowledge of the Black and Veatch Quality Program 
  • Demonstrates personal accuracy and supports continuous improvement and change management efforts  

Engineering Production: 

  • Broadens knowledge of the applications required to modify and develop less complex deliverables based on a variety of design inputs 
  • May assist with minor computations such as material quantity estimates and dimensional checks  

Project Coordination:

  • May 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 attempting to gain 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 

Management Responsibilities

Individual Contributor

Preferred Qualifications

  • Diploma, Certificate or Associate Degree in Engineering Design Related Technology preferred 
  • Typically 1 year related work experience with CAD preferred. 
  • Interested in learning the power industry and developing experience in the design of transmission or substation power projects.  
  • Seeking a Technician who is eager to learn with good problem solving skills 

 

Preferred Non-Technical Skills:

  • Learning on the Fly
  • Problem Solving
  • Perseverance
  • Patience
  • Time Management
  • Drive for Results
  • Self Development
  • Listening
  • Informing 

 

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.

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Typical office environment. Sitting/Standing for extended periods of time. Computer usage. Keyboarding/typing and viewing computer monitor for extended periods of time. Speaking, listening, ability to utilize video conferencing tools/software for communication purposes.

Competencies

Customer focus
Accountability
Action oriented
Communicates effectively
Collaborates

Salary Plan

ENT: Engineering Technician

Job Grade

126

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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.

 

Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.

 

To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.

 

A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.

 

We are proud to be a 100 percent ESOP-owned company. As employee-owners, our professionals are empowered to drive not only their personal growth, but the company's long-term achievements - and they share in the financial rewards of the success through stock ownership.

 

By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.

 

Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.

 

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Nearest Major Market: Ann Arbor
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

Job Segment: Drafting, Engineer, Construction, CAD, AutoCAD, Engineering

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