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Electric Field Engineer/Specialist - Job Family (Goshen, IN)

NiSource Goshen, IN
  • Expired: November 08, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

To evaluate, design, estimate, and project manage the maintenance and construction of electric distribution systems. Design and manage all projects in accordance with applicable requirements, standards and codes, ensuring safe, reliable service to customers in an efficient, economical manner. Prepare detailed drawings, permits, easements, material estimates and reservations, and all other documents required for project completion. Communicate effectively with all major stakeholders including Operations, Engineering Records, Electric System Planning, Budget Analysts and customers. Responsibilities:Projects/External Customers
Promotes and assures safe working environment and public safety.
Manages capital and OM budgets while designing work.
Manages maintenance/system improvement projects to ensure timely completion of compliance and/or system related issues.
Manage customer requirements for electric service by meeting customer and project milestones within a timely manner.
Design/manage electric utility projects utilizing effective project management techniques.
Prepare/complete complex detailed CAD drawings, permits, easements, other relevant documents, and document projects in computerized systems, (CIS, Maximo, etc.) for each project.
Coordinate fieldwork on projects; provide engineering direction and synchronization with outside agencies, internal departments, and/or customer representatives.
Provide engineering solutions that effectively meet the needs of the customer and Company while still adhering to the financial goals of the Company and maintain projects within budgetary constraints.
Work a flexible schedule, including overtime, as needed to meet engineering needs.
Maintenance/Internal Customers
Provide NIPSCO departments with technical expertise to help solve operational problems.
Provide cost effective solutions and follow through to resolve requirements.
Provide support to Operations during gas and electric system interruptions and outages, including storm restoration.
Evaluate electric system performance, analysis of weaknesses, and provide solutions for improvement as needed
Business/Compliance
Complete Learning Management System (LMS) Modules prior to due date
Comply with all Safety Standards and Practices
Monitor Hold/In-Service/Supplemental Reports and address items in a timely manner
Attend yearly Peer Review meetings to forecast the following years budget
Submit timesheets and expense reports on their due date
Understand Incident Reporting Procedures
Qualifications: This position will be filled as an Engineer or Specialist depending on degree and experience.Engineer I / Specialist I
Graduate from a four year ABET accredited college or university with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering OR Engineering Technology
Understanding of basic engineering/technical theories and principles
Understanding of basic practices of researching technical design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations
Ability to read/interpret drawings/standards to analyze/solve problems
Knowledge of computer applications such as AutoCad
Knowledge of electric engineering
Ability to deal with a variety of individuals from various socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds.
Good written and oral communication skills
Valid Drivers License
Ability to perform duties under close supervision
Desired Qualifications
Understanding of basic principles of project management
PMP Certification
Experience in the electric utility industry
Engineer II / Specialist II
2 to 4 years of electric utility experience and a graduate from a four year ABET accredited college or university with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering OR Engineering Technology
All of the qualifications for Engineer I including:
Increased understanding of basic engineering/technical theories and principles.
Increased understanding of basic practices of researching technical design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations
Ability to perform duties with some supervision
Desired Qualifications
Understanding of basic principles of project management
PMP Certification
Experience in the electric utility industry
Working knowledge of operations support systems, i.e. Maximo, Work Management, GIS, CIS
Engineer III / Specialist III
4 to 9 years of electric utility experience and a graduate from a four year ABET accredited college or university with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering OR Engineering Technology
All of the qualifications for Engineer II including
Proficient in engineering/technical theories and principles
Proficient in basic practices of researching technical design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations
Proficient in dealing with a variety of individuals from various socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds
Proficient in written and oral communication skills
Ability to perform duties with minimal supervision
Desired Qualifications
Proficient in principles of project management
PMP Certification
Experience in the electric utility industry
Working knowledge of operations support systems, i.e. Maximo, Work Management, GIS, CIS
Senior Engineer / Senior Specialist
7 to 12 years of electric utility experience and a graduate from a four year ABET accredited college or university with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering OR Engineering Technology
All of the qualifications for Engineer III including:
Skilled in engineering/technical theories and principles
Skilled in basic practices of researching technical design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations
Skilled in dealing with a variety of individuals from various socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds
Skilled in written and oral communication skills
Ability to perform duties with increased latitude for un-reviewed work
Desired Qualifications
Demonstrated leadership
Skilled in principles of project management
PMP Certification
Experience in the electric utility industry
NiSource is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in each of its companies to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any protected group status as defined by law. Each employee is expected to abide by this principle.By applying, you may be considered for other job opportunities.
For immediate consideration, please apply on-line at careers.nisource.com before November 20th!
Value inclusion within your day to day responsibilities by respecting others perspectives/convictions, engaging others opinions, creating a safe environment where people, ideas, and opinions are valued within your Team/Customers and external partners.Respect and take into consideration diversity within your Team/Customers and external work partners by valuing different world views, challenges, and cultures that represent all walks of life and all backgrounds.Treat others with respect and consideration. Actively participate in creating and contributing to a positive work environment.
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