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Engineer I at Pike Corporation

Posted in Architecture 25 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Shreveport, Louisiana





Job Description:


Position Overview: This is the first level of the Engineering classification.  Provide engineering/technical expertise to solve problems in a specific area of expertise, with close supervision.  Incumbents are expected to develop skills in their field of study, and the ability to work with greater independence.
 

Local Candidates preferred

 


 

Duties & Responsibilities
Under close supervision, in the area of expertise will provide:


  • engineering/technical expertise and guidance in the identification, analysis and resolution of problems 

  • effective planning, organizing, estimating, scheduling and monitoring of work activities

  • thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondence, documentation, calculations and sketches

  • continuous improvement of job-related, engineering, technical and professional knowledge, skills and performance

  • effective oral and written communication skills

  • accurate records and files

  • support of the company's goals and represents the company positively and professionally 


 

 


Requirements


  • Graduation from an ABET Accredited four-year college or university program with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering.

  • Understanding of basic engineering theories and principles.

  • Understanding of basic practices of researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations.

  • Ability to deal with a variety of individuals from various socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds. 

  • Good written and oral communication skills.

  • Understanding of basic electricity and power quality.

  • Knowledge of Distribution construction standards and methods.

  • Effective oral and written communication skills.


Other Skills/Abilities


  • Self-Motivated

  • Work independently

  • Team-Oriented

  • Customer Oriented

  • Able to manage multiple tasks and provide leadership to other team members.


Desired Qualifications


  • Received a passing grade on the Engineering Fundamentals Exam.

  • Understanding of basic principles of project management

  • Experience in the utility industry.

NOTE:  This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Pike Engineering is an equal opportunity employer