Black & Veatch Engineering Technician 7 in Burlington, Massachusetts

Engineering Technician 7



Date published:31-Jul-2014

Opportunity:Experienced Hire

Business Line:Energy

Business Plan:


Black & Veatch provides engineering, technology, consulting and construction solutions that span the life cycle of projects in the power generation, power delivery and hydrocarbon process industries. Our services encompass planning, design, procurement, construction, startup, optimization and maintenance.

Primary Purpose:

Functions in a technical specialist/entry level supervisory capacity. In a technical design role, solves difficult technical problems, as well as provides consultation and training. In addition to design and production responsibilities, directs efforts of other engineering technician professionals as required.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Engineering Standards: Communicate and may set appropriate design and graphic standards. Reviews project requirements and accurately determine the correct format and contents of the required deliverables. Quality / Continuous Improvement: Promotes quality within project/group/section. Reviews design inputs in order to ensure consistency. Assists to ensure deliverables are in compliance with the specific codes and standards in force for the project. May contribute to the continuous improvement of guides and standards. May participate in and lead process improvement activities and assignments. Responsible for drawing control and historical records, utilizing the appropriate method, as established by the project. Demonstrates personal accuracy and drives continual improvement and change management efforts. Engineering Production: Applies basic engineering principles and established design practices in developing complex design concepts and deliverables. Applies judgment and makes decisions with respect to deliverables and input interpretation. Capable of handling difficult technical assignments within an area of expertise and can provide technical guidance to other professionals. Performs design calculations, detailed material quantities and estimates, and records. May review the deliverables of others. May coordinate the presentation, delegate production design, or other electronic applications. May monitor production to assure consistency, budget and schedule of the deliverables. May program control systems or participate in other plant start-up activities associated with a specialized area of expertise. Project Coordination: Coordinates with other design group personnel to review and exchange project information necessary for design development. May support field activities. Communicates project design requirements, progress and schedules. Client Focus: Responsible for assisting with identification of key client interests and drivers and may determine the key clients in s

Minimum Qualifications:

Associate Degree in Drafting or an Engineering Design Related Technology required. Bachelor Degree in an Engineering Design Related Technology (preferred). Minimum of 11 years related work experience

Preferred Job Qualifications:

Non-Technical: Drive for Results, Self Development, Customer Focus, Listening, Informing, Decision Quality, Dealing with Ambiguity, Priority Setting, Planning, Delegation. Technical: Ability to use the appropriate electronic applications and programs required for performing assignments. Include but not limited to CADD, other electronic applications, information modeling and document storage systems. Advanced knowledge of engineering standards, systems, document control, departmental guides and B&V policies and procedures. Advanced industry knowledge and technology trends. Advanced knowledge of company quality program. Advanced ability to interpret engineering deliverable content as assigned. Advanced knowledge of other disciplines. Intermediate knowledge of construction & constructability practices & principles. Intermediate knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides related to assigned engineering discipline. Basic knowledge of procurement & contract administration. Intermediate knowledge of process, procedures for project controls and estimating. Intermediate knowledge of management techniques and company/division HR programs, policies, procedures, and organization structure

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