Responsible for engineering activities in the Power Delivery Engineering Department including design, project management, and construction coordination for transmission based projects associated with the District’s transmission lines at both new and existing facilities.
Essential Functions: -- Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge, and skills. This is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed by incumbents of this class; employees may be assigned duties which are not listed below; reasonable accommodations will be made as required. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement and is subject to change at any time by the employer. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Complete transmission engineering, design, project management, and construction coordination for transmission line facilities through 230 kV.
Work in a team environment to solve and build strong internal and external relationships.
Understand and adhere to transmission construction standards and requirements for materials and equipment at voltages through 230 kV.
Develop project budgets, cost estimates, schedules, and feasibility studies for transmission line projects.
Prepare, administer, and award contracts for materials, contractors, and professional services for transmission line projects.
Ensure that project management and construction coordination is used to effectively communicate and coordinate project status to District departments and stakeholders.
Accurately document and record project design information to assist in the closeout phase of District transmission line projects.
Provide technical support to District field crews, shop staff, and contract crews to support system reliability activities.
Demonstrated commitment to Grant PUD’s mission, vision, values, strategic plan and Vision 2021. The incumbent should be familiar with these organizational priorities and behave in a way that aligns with these expectations.
Understand and adhere to compliance requirements for this position that may include laws, regulations, security guidelines, Grant PUD policies & procedures.
Actively participate in all aspects of our safety program, including but not limited to:
- Following all safety policies and procedures;
- Alerting supervisors and coworkers to unsafe or harzdous working conditions;
- Reporting any safety incidents or close calls within 24 hours to your supervisor; and
- Accepting feedback from supervisors and coworkers regarding your own safety performance.