Burns & McDonnell Project Engineer – Transmission (Houston) in Houston, Texas
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Burns & McDonnell has an exciting opportunity in our Transmission and Distribution Group for an Overhead Transmission Project Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:
Providing technical leadership, direction, and support for the overhead transmission design team on projects ranging from 69kV to 500kV
Mentoring, coaching, and developing team members
Serving as the primary technical point of contact for the client
Implementation of quality control processes
Supporting proposal development
Leading coordination and communication of project requirements & schedule needs across disciplines
Identification and communication of technical risks associated with projects
Oversight of production work required to meet deliverable milestones
Identifying, developing, and communicating processes and tools to increase efficiency across team and department
Creating, improving, facilitating and teaching training courses to the project team and department
Other duties as assigned.
The ideal candidate will be able to build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external clients as well as provide technical leadership, guidance and instruction to project teams.
Bachelor's degree in engineering from accredited program.
7 years related transmission line design experience (completion of master's degree in a related field may be substituted for one year of experience).
Professional engineering license (PE).
Ability to effectively lead project teams.
Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Experience in scheduling and budgeting.
Proficiency with PLS-CADD, PLS-POLE.
Consulting or utility experience preferred.
Primary Location US-TX-Houston
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
Req ID: 223407