Mechanical Engineer (Principal or Senior Level) : Portland, OR : 31987 - (portland, oregon)
Posted: Monday, February 19, 2018 9:39 AM
General Purpose 13;
Develops engineering studies, plans, specifications, calculations, evaluations, design documents, and performance assessments associated with the planning, design, licensing, construction, operation, and maintenance of the Company?s generation, transmission, distribution, telecommunication, or other utility facilities/systems. 13;
Responsibilities for this position include the following: 13;
:Design, develop, modify, and evaluate systems, process, or facilities to support company objectives, utilizing engineering methods.
:Develop highly complex engineering studies, plans, specifications, calculations, evaluations, design documents, and performance assessments.
:Determine methods and techniques for obtaining results.
:Act as a lead/expert in the work group; train and mentor associate and career level engineers, technicians and drafters.
:Recommend alternative engineering solutions to management to meet business needs.
:Deliver on commitments and manage outside engineering services and general or specialty contractors to accomplish the assigned work.
:Develop project timelines and budgets and monitor progress compared to plans.
In addition to the above, the responsibilities of the Principal level include the following:
:Independently conduct highly complex engineering research studies and technical analyses in areas of specialized expertise not commonly available or obtainable in the competitive engineering market.
:Provide technical oversight and guidance to all engineering staff.
:Lead project teams in the development of critical engineering solutions.
:Provide technical expertise for critical plant and/or facility components.
:Serve as the company expert in the discipline and provide authoritative consultation and recommendations to senior management.
:Develop detailed design specifications and prepare bid packages for external engineering services and similar contracts to support the needs of the business.
:Investigate and evaluate system and equipment performance; review tests and analyses performed by others.
:Participate in government, industry, or academic associations or work groups which have the ability to influence or set policy impacting the future of our utility.
:Determine methods and techniques for obtaining results 13;
Requirements for this position include the following: 13;
:Bachelors degree in engineering.
:A minimum of five years of experience in industrial power systems or electric utility power systems, or related professional experience.
:Demonstrated knowledge and application of principles in area of engineering specialty.
:Project management and leadership skills including the ability to work as a team member, to maintain project timelines and budgets and to deliver on commitments.
:Understanding of companys business and relevant policies, procedures, and practices.
:Knowledge of applicable industry standards, federal, state and local laws, regulations and specialty codes.
:Ability to perform effectively in high:pressure situations while maintaining focus and remaining calm.
:Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills to work cross:functionally to understand requirements and to present alternatives and recommendations.
:Proficiency in the use of personal computers including automated tools.
In addition to the above, the requirements of the Principal level position include the following:
:A minimum of ten years engineering experience.
:Highest level of communication and interpersonal skills to work cross:functionally to understand requirements and to present alternatives and recommendations.
:Expert knowledge and application of principles in area of engineering specialty.
:Professional Engineer license. 13;
:A minimum of five years of experience in hydroelectric systems
:Professional Engineer license 13;
Additional Information 13;
Primary Location: Portland
• Location: portland
• Post ID: 26454722 portland