SUN Technical Services, Inc. Sr. Engineer II in Essexville, Michigan

Sr. Engineer II Essexville, MIPosted: 7/11/2017 Category: Utility Job Type: -Minimum Experience: 8 + Required Education: Bachelor (BA, BS...) Benefits: - Job Description*Michigan Residents only* Contract position Duration (-/+) 5 months*Emerson DCS experience*Duties: The electrical project engineer will work on the project engineering team within the generation engineering and services department. The projects consist of modifications to existing facilities and new construction for the electric generating and gas compression fleet. This position will require working closely with project managers, engineers of other disciplines, plant engineers, plant operations and maintenance personnel, outage managers, start up and testing, Architectural Engineering firms, contracted labor, and vendor representatives.Key Responsibilities include:Develop and/or review engineering drawings and calculations that detail plans and specifications for construction projects.Communicate effectively with a vast group of stakeholders to ensure all electrical technical aspects of the project are completed per the safety, scope, schedule, and budgetary objectives.Identify, analyze, and recommend corrective actions to technical issues identified in the field during project execution or initial operation.Develop and/or review electrical engineering technical specifications and bid documents for engineered equipment, materials engineering, and construction service contracts.Perform field engineering and support the resolution of construction and start up and testing issues.Assist project management and project controls with the development of project schedules and budgets.Attend and/or lead project coordination meetings.Participate in the closeout of projects including turnover of project files and record documents at project closure; captures lessons learned.Physical RequirementsThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. Must be able to stand and walk for periods of up to and beyond eight hours in all kinds of weather; snow, mud, dirt water, ice, etc. The employee frequently is required to talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and move up to ten pounds and occasionally lift and move up to seventy-five pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The noise level on the construction site is often loud.Skills: Essential Functions:Planning, design, construction, and maintenance of Electric and Gas Distribution and Electric Generation systems as well as facilities and ancillary support process for all utility operations. Duties and who this individual reports to will fluctuate between projects, Practice Areas, and offices. Individual possesses the skills lead, problem solve, and work well in a team environment. Individual should exemplify safe work practices and follow the company's compliance standards. Lead and/or assist with engineering projects to include design, plans, inspec