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Senior Engineer - Asset Management - Salt Lake City, UT - #105242

Date: May 14, 2021

Location: SALT LAKE CITY, UT, US, 84116

Company: PacifiCorp

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PacifiCorp is seeking customer-centric candidates to grow and sustain our commitment to a culture of customer service excellence, environmental sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion. 
 

General Purpose

Develops engineering studies, plans, specifications, calculations, evaluations, design documents, and performance assessments associated with the planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of the company's transmission, distribution, or other utility facilities/systems.

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, modify, and evaluate systems, process, or facilities to support company objectives, utilizing engineering methods to support company Asset Management objectives and activities for Transmission and Distribution Operations organization.
  • Perform analysis on company owned assets to prioritize maintenance and capital investments for the 10-year capital plan.
  • Perform condition, criticality, risk assessments, life-cycle analysis and other equipment evaluations on system assets.
  • Develop highly complex engineering studies, plans, specifications, calculations, evaluations, design documents, and performance assessments for programs such as wildfire minigation and reliability improvement. 
  • 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 to accomplish the assigned work.
  • Monitor and report on performance and reliability of distribution and transmission system assets.
  • Collaborate with groups to analyze and develop projects to ensure high level of reliability and customer service.
  • Maintain project timelines and budgets.
  • Audit, analyze, and report the overall success of completed initiatives.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering.
  • A minimum of five or more 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, budgets, and deliver on commitments.
  • Understanding of company’s business, and relevant policies, procedures, and practices.
  • Knowledge of applicable federal, state, local laws, regulations for California Independent System Operator (CAISO), Western Electricity Coordinating Council (WECC) and the National Electrical Safety Codes (NESC).
  • Ability to perform effectively in high-pressure situations while maintaining focus and calmness.
  • Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills involving the ability to work cross-functionally to understand requirements, present alternatives, and recommendations.
  • Proficient with the use of personal computers including automated tools.
  • Valid Driver License
  • Ability to travel and perform field visits.

Additional Information

Req Id: 105242
Company Code:   PacifiCorp 
Primary Location:  Salt Lake City, UT    
Department: Rocky Mountain Power
Schedule:  Full-time
Personnel Subarea:  Exempt
Hiring Range: $93,900 - $110,500 
Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.

At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.  

It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening


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