Black & Veatch Engineering Technician 2 in Overland Park, Kansas

Engineering Technician 2

KS-Overland Park


Date published:19-Oct-2016

Opportunity:Experienced Hire

Business Line:Telecom

Business Plan:ENT


The Telecommunications Division delivers telecommunication infrastructure solutions to utilities, local and state government agencies and the commercial wireless industry. Through a unique combination of experience, expert resources and innovative solutions, Black & Veatch supports the entire range of both legacy and emerging technologies used in today’s wireless and wireline networks, voice, video, Internet and data systems and utility automation.

Primary Purpose:

Under close supervision, performs basic functions requiring technical knowledge utilizing electronic applications, processes, standards and document control processes/procedures for the purpose of creating or modifying deliverable. Evaluates methods used to accomplish the drafting and/or design activities.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Engineering Standards: Continues to learn and apply standards, systems, document control, departmental guides and B&V policies and procedures.

Quality / Continuous Improvement: Ensures that deliverables are accurate and compliant by continually developing knowledge of the B&V Quality Program. Demonstrates personal accuracy and supports continuous improvement and change management efforts.

Engineering Production: Broadens knowledge of the applications required to modify and develop less complex deliverables based on a variety of design inputs. May assist with minor computations such as material quantity estimates and dimensional checks.

Project Coordination: May assist in coordinating deliverables with other groups involved on the same project to minimize interference or errors.

Client Focus: Focuses on the needs of internal clients while attempting to gain basic understanding of external client's main interests and drivers.

Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology: Proactively seeks and shares knowledge of latest technologies and processes.

Minimum Qualifications:

All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:

Diploma or Certificate preferred. Associate Degree in Drafting or an Engineering Design Related Technology preferred. Typically a minimum of 1 year related work experience.

Preferred Non-Technical Competencies:

• Learning on the Fly

• Problem Solving

• Perseverance

• Patience

• Time Management

• Drive for Results

• Self Development

• Customer Focus

• Listening

• Informing

Preferred Technical Competencies:

• Intermediate knowledge of Computer Automated Drafting Design (CADD) or other applications or design or modeling skills.

• Basic knowledge of engineering standards, systems, document control, departmental guides and B&V policies and procedures.

• Basic industry knowledge and technology trends

• Basic knowledge of company quality program

• Basic ability to interpret engineering deliverable content as assigned.

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