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Civil Engineering Technician 8- Civil Site Solar- US Remote

Company: Black & Veatch
Location: Nashville
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

**Civil Engineering Technician 8- Civil Site Solar- US Remote**

Date: Sep 9, 2022



Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

At Black & Veatch, our employee-owners go beyond the project. For over a century, we have been breaking down social, economic and geographic barriers by making life's critical resources accessible to all. Working with us, you will help provide critical expertise as we, along with our valued clients, deliver solutions that positively impact communities around the world. Our professionals are our greatest asset, and we believe nothing is more important than the health, happiness and professional growth of our employee-owners. With a focus on flexible work-life balance options, an expanding and diverse workforce, and limitless career growth opportunities, we will give you our best to help yougive us your best, and together we can build a world of difference.

  • *Company :** Black & Veatch Corporation
  • *Req Id :** 85822
  • *Opportunity Type :** Staff
  • *Relocation eligible :** No
  • *Full time/Part time :** Full-Time
  • *Project Only Hire :** No
  • *Visa Sponsorship Available:** No
  • *Job Summary**
    The Virtual Design & Data Solutions (VDDS) Engineering Technician 8, performs functions requiring advanced knowledge and use of electronic applications, standards, and document control processes/procedures in support of creating or modifying deliverables. Ability to provide technical guidance to other engineering technicians. This role will be responsible to lead design teams in the development of utility scale solar design projects.

    Engineering Standards: Knowledge of current standards, systems, document control, departmental guides and Black & Veatch policies and procedures.

    Quality / Continuous Improvement: Responsible for adherence to Black & Veatch Quality Program to ensure that the deliverables are accurate and compliant. Demonstrates personal accuracy and supports continuous improvement and change management efforts.

    Engineering Production: Directs and supports project teams on the use of applications to continuously evaluate and improve methods, processes and procedures used to accomplish deliverables. Create and develop deliverables based on a variety of design inputs. Perform and coordinate computations such as quantity estimates and dimensional checks.

    Project Coordination: Lead coordination of deliverables with other groups to minimize interference or errors.

    Client Focus: Understands and meets the needs of internal clients while understanding the external client's main interests and drivers.

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

    **Key Responsibilities**

    • A minimum of 15 years related work experience
    • Utility scale solar project leadership, design, and supervisory experience
    • Work closely with civil engineers, technicians, project coordinators, project managers and support staff to produce site plans, detailed engineering drawings, profiles, construction drawings and details for Utility Scale Solar PV systems (50-500MW+)
    • Participate as part of multi-discipline teams including a design engineer (focused on the layout, details, etc.), a system studies engineer, with additional support from Engineering Technicians
    • Support development of early-stage projects with conceptual designs and material take-offs.
    • Support development of initial system conceptual ideas into fully developed optimized EPC designs.
    • Contribute to continual development of internal solar engineering standards, tool sets and work processes.
    • Convert field survey data into topographic survey drawings and surfaces suitable for producing site plans and construction drawings
    • Use Excel spreadsheets, commercial and proprietary engineering software to design Solar PV systems
    • Preferred Non-Technical Skills: Learning on the Fly, Problem Solving, Perseverance, Patience, Time Management, Drive for Results, Self-Development, Customer Focus, Listening, Informing
      **Preferred Qualifications**

      • Autodesk Civil 3D
      • Bentley MicroStation Experience 2D/3D
      • Autodesk AutoCAD
      • Bluebeam
      • Excellent time management
      • Team building
      • Excellent problem-solving skills
        + PLS-CADD

        + Overhead Transmission experience

        **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.



        Communicates effectively


        Directs work

        Instills trust

        Interpersonal savvy

        Organizational savvy

        Customer focus

        Decision quality

        **Salary Plan**

        ENT: Engineering Technician

        **Job Grade**


        Black & Veatch endeavors to makeaccessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process because of a disability, please contact the Employee Relations Department at +1-913-359-1622 or via our. This contact information is for disability accommodation requests only; you may not use this contact information to inquire about the status of applications. General inquiries about the status of applications will not be returned.

        Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.

        Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.

        To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.

        A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.

        We are proud to be a 100 percent ESOP-owned company. As employee-owners, our professionals are empowered to drive not only their personal growth, but the company's long-term achievements - and they share in the financial rewards of the success through stock ownership.

        By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.

        Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.

        For our EEO Policy Statement, please click. If you'd like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please clickand.

        • *Notice to External Search Firms** : Black & Veatch does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be obligated to pay a placement fee for unsolicited resumes. Black & Veatch Talent Acquisition engages with search firms directly for hiring needs.
        • *Job Segment:** Design Engineer, Construction, Civil Engineer, CAD, Drafting, Engineering

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