TECHNICAL ENGINEER –ELECTRICAL


Employee Type:

Full - Time Employee


Location:

1501 Ardmore
Pittsburgh,PA


Degree Requirement:

4 Yr Degree


Travel Requirement:

Up to 50%



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Description:


Primary Functions & Duties:

Act as internal technical consultant for a specific discipline to insure all related construction activities are performed in accordance with accepted professional (and company) practices and standards.

TYPICAL DUTIES:
1. Provide technical support during design and preconstruction to assist owner, the Owner Architect/Engineer and Walbridge Project Team.
2. Manage Equipment start up turnaround process (KAN-BAN / VStart)
3. Assist in the implementation of the project’s QC Planning and inspection process.
4. Monitor Field Construction of Mechanical and Electrical subcontractors for schedule management and conformance to contract documents.
5. Provide expert technical support to company personnel as required to resolve field construction problems or issues. May include interpretation of codes, design of specialty equipment, etc.
6. Develop, issue and maintain general instructions and guidelines for field construction methods.
7. Assists in the the writing of scopes of work or other pertinent bidding documents.
8. Review A/E specifications, bid inquiries, etc. to insure technical and code requirements for material, equipment and field activities are met.
9. Participate in constructability reviews of design documents to help determine most cost effective and schedule efficient method of construction.
10. Perform additional assignments per supervisor’s direction.


Job Requirements:


Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:

Requires a 4 year engineering degree in appropriate discipline or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or trades-related experience.

Requires a minimum of 10 years experience related to assigned discipline gaining a thorough knowledge of all aspects of discipline construction technology, equipment, materials, methods.

Proven track record [5 years minimum experience] of coordinating work with UAW tradesmen.

Proficiency in problem solving and written/verbal communications skills essential.

Prefer computer skills in a wide variety of applications including web-based project management systems.

COMMENTS:

Specialist position: Provides technical input to any company business unit (supervision, estimating, cost, etc.) as required.

EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V



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