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Electrical Engineer

Category: Public Utilities
Description:
ELECTRICAL ENGINEER ELECTRIC UTILITIES DEPARTMENT SALARY RANGE: $76,044.80 - $125,465.60 CLOSING DATE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED FOR FULL JOB LISTING AND TO APPLY ONLINE PLEASE GO TO HTTPS://STATESVILLENC.APPLICANTSTACK.COM/X/DETAIL/A26QTRMK793R GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: PERFORMS COMPLEX PROFESSIONAL WORK IN THE DESIGN AND MAINTENANCE OF AN ELECTRIC DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF SYSTEM PROGRAMS AND PROCEDURES; SUPERVISES TECHNICIANS AND OTHERS ENSURING CODE AND POLICY COMPLIANCE; CONSULTS WITH OTHER DEPARTMENTS ON ELECTRICAL PROJECT DESIGN; DOES RELATED WORK AS REQUIRED. WORK IS PERFORMED UNDER GENERAL SUPERVISION. SUPERVISION IS EXERCISED OVER ALL PERSONNEL INVOLVED WITH ASSIGNED PROJECT. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: • PLANS, ORGANIZES AND DIRECTS THE DESIGN OF ELECTRICAL DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS, SUBSTATIONS, OVERHEAD AND UNDERGROUND SYSTEM EXTENSIONS AND MODIFICATIONS; • DEVELOPS AND IMPLEMENTS PROGRAMS TO COMPLY WITH STATE AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS; • REVIEWS AND APPROVES PLANS AND MEETS WITH DEVELOPERS, CONTRACTORS AND ENGINEERS TO RESOLVE PROBLEMS CONCERNING COMPLIANCE WITH ORDINANCES, REGULATIONS AND GENERAL CONSTRUCTION ISSUES; • PERFORMS COMPLEX ENGINEERING DESIGN AND LAYOUT OF ELECTRIC UTILITIES FOR UNDERGROUND AND OVERHEAD DISTRIBUTION; • PERFORMS AND DIRECTS TESTING AND PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE OF ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT; • WORKS WITH CONSULTING ENGINEERING FIRMS REGARDING CITY PROJECTS INCLUDING SUPERVISING INSTALLATION OF OVERHEAD AND UNDERGROUND PROJECTS, ETC.; • ASSISTS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF ANNUAL WORK PROGRAMS FOR THE REPAIR, MAINTENANCE AND CONSTRUCTION OF ELECTRIC DISTRIBUTION FACILITIES; • DEVELOPS MATERIAL SPECIFICATIONS AND EVALUATES NEW MATERIALS TO BE USED BY DEPARTMENT; • CONFERS WITH THE DIRECTOR ON TECHNICAL PROBLEMS, COST ESTIMATES AND A VARIETY OF RELATED ISSUES; • ENSURES THAT ALL WORK IS PERFORMED IN ACCORDANCE WITH OSHA, NESC AND CITY SAFETY STANDARDS AND POLICIES; EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BACHELOR’S DEGREE FROM AN ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY WITH MAJOR COURSE WORK IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING AND CONSIDERABLE EXPERIENCE IN DESIGN AND/OR CONSTRUCTION OF ELECTRIC DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM; EXPERIENCE WITH UNIT CONSTRUCTION FOR UNDERGROUND AND OVERHEAD DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS; OR ANY EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING WHICH PROVIDES THE REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: POSSESSION OF A VALID N.C. LICENSE; POSSESSION OF A LICENSE TO PRACTICE AS A REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER IN THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA OR ENGINEER-IN-TRAINING WITH ABILITY TO ACQUIRE THE P.E. WITHIN 24 MONTHS; COMPUTER SKILLS IN THE USE OF A CADD SYSTEM (AUTOCAD 2007), ARC GIS, SCADA SYSTEM (QEI), MICROSOFT OFFICE PRODUCTS DESIRABLE. THIS POSITION IS “EXEMPT” AND IS NOT ELIGIBLE FOR OVERTIME PAY. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Employer: City of Statesville
Expires: 9/1/2022
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