Entergy DP - Engineer II, III or Sr (Utility) in United States
DP - Engineer II, III or Sr (Utility)
Date: Sep 12, 2021
Legal Entity: Entergy Services, LLC
Posting End Date: 09/27/2021
This position will be filled as an Engineer II, III, or Sr. (Dist) based on qualifications and experience of the selected candidate.
This position may be located in any regional office in Arkansas.
This position works in conjunction with other engineering disciplines and is responsible for managing construction execution of distribution capital projects. Performs a wide variety of planning, maintenance, design engineering, project management and construction, and operations activities related to routine, non-routine, and emergency restoration duties. Project areas may include grid/system design, operations and maintenance, planning, asset management, reliability, computer applications, safety, and root cause failure analysis.
Through the stage gate process, this role will be responsible for developing specific class estimates, scopes of work, construction management plans, outage plans, contract strategy, participate in design and constructability reviews, oversee contractors through execution of work, and ensuring all configuration and compliance management procedures are adhered to.
Perform a wide variety of detailed engineering analysis in distribution-related areas such as planning, maintenance, design, project management and construction, and operations.
Use engineering/technical principles, best practices, and knowledge of internal and external business issues to solve problems, develop cost-effective, technically sound solutions, and improve products or services.
Apply knowledge of engineering principles in evaluating alternatives, making decisions, and interpreting/employing applicable electrical codes, procedures, standards, processes, and policies.
Support activities to comply with applicable industry standards (i.e., NERC, SERC) and other utility regulations, as required.
Provide input to the development of project plans, including scopes, estimates, schedule, and quantitative risk analysis throughout the project life cycle.
Provide frequent financial and schedule reporting for assigned projects throughout the project life cycle
Track contractor cost and schedule performance. Work with contractors to develop recovery plans as needed.
Manage contractors in alignment with contract terms. Review, validate, challenge, and process change orders.
Ensure the integration of safety, reliability, operability, constructability, and configuration management practices into final products/designs/processes.
Oversee distribution pre-construction or construction activities.
Accountable for the resolution of technical engineering conflicts that affect cost, schedule quality or customer satisfaction.
Work with other disciplines within the Distribution organization and other company business units to achieve stated goals
Assist with storm/emergency restoration efforts as necessary
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Discipline (typically Electrical, Mechanical, Civil, Chemical, and Industrial) from four-year accredited institution
Degrees in engineering technology (typically, Electrical, Mechanical, Civil, Chemical, and Industrial)
Engineer II: at least 2 years of experience in an engineering discipline
Engineer III: at least 4 years of experience in an engineering discipline
Engineer Sr: at least 6 years of experience in an engineering discipline
Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledgeable of engineering principles
Ability to understand and comply with procedures, programs, and standards in responsible area
Good leadership skills
Good interpersonal skills along with strong written and oral communication skills
Excellent problem solving skills
Excellent project management skills
Good knowledge of Personal Computer operations and related software
Ability to manage multiple activities and changing priorities
Ability to work well under pressure
Required to work safely and follow all Entergy safety policies and procedures
Ability to recognize hazards in the workplace and have the ability to mitigate the hazards
Demonstrated acceptance of a diverse and inclusive work environment and customer base
Ability to recognize opportunities for process improvement and have the ability to enact change
In depth understanding of utility regulation and RFPs
Any Certificates, Licenses, etc.
EIT OR Graduate Level Engineering Degree OR MBA Required.
Must have valid driver's license and good driving record.
Preferred : PMP, FE, and PE
Primary Location: Louisiana-
Job Function : Professional
FLSA Status : Professional
Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered
Union description/code : NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings : 1
Req ID: 103655
Travel Percentage :25% to 50%
An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please clickhere (https://jobs.entergy.com/content/EEO/?locale=en_US) to view the full statement.
As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.
Please note: Authorization to work in the United States is a precondition to employment in this position. Entergy will not sponsor candidates for work visas for this position.
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