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Senior Project Engineer- Philadelphia, PA in Philadelphia, PA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 2/14/2019

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Job Description

SUMMARY:    Provide technical designs, project management, assistance and support for assigned department duties and provide leadership to junior engineering staff.
 
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
§  Manage and oversee activities on multiple engineering projects conducted by junior engineering staff.
§  Communicate accurately and effectively with Engineering Manager and Senior Management on projects.
§  Provide mentoring and guidance to junior level staff. 
§  Take on senior level role in assisting, and at times, substituting for the Engineering Manager.
§  Schedule and complete engineering projects in support of any of the following: plant operations, maintenance, distribution and metering operations, customer needs and business development activities.
§  Provide designs for maximum system reliability, safety and construction.
§  Update and review drawings.
§  Review new customer proposals.
§  Conduct data collection and project reporting.
§  Perform other related duties and tasks as assigned.
 
ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:       
§  Able to communicate effectively and courteously with all levels of employees, customers, vendors and the public.
§  Able to climb and tolerate heights, enclosed areas and higher than normal temperatures.
§  Able to work outside of normal business hours.
§  Maintain safe working conditions: identify, correct and report unsafe conditions in work areas.
§  Perform all assignments in compliance with published company operating procedures.

Job Requirements

§  B.S Degree in Engineering. Preferably in Civil or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited college or university;
§  Minimum of 3 years as a working engineer preferably in a utility or heavy industry, with a sound knowledge of engineering theory and design criteria.
§  Strong level of experience managing contractors on construction and installation projects.
§  Demonstrated computer proficiency in Excel, Word, database management programs, project scheduling programs and CAD software (Microstation, AutoCAD, etc.).