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Electrical Discipline Lead - Industrial Water

Company: Stantec Inc.
Location: Benton
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

Electrical Discipline Lead - Industrial Water - ( 210002C6 ) Description Many of the world's top engineers and scientists come together in our Water business because they view a community's interaction with water a bit differently-as a single holistic system, rather than unconnected networks divided by jurisdictional boundaries. Working throughout the hydrologic cycle, we are delivering sustainable solutions to make sure water is where it should be and available when needed. Our experts guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. Every day, we help communities improve, reuse, and protect this precious resource for future generations. By 2025 we're hiring 2,000 people (like you) to join our team. Grow with us, H2O U. Your Opportunity: Are you ready to grow? We are looking for an Electrical Discipline Lead, to support our growth within the Industrial Water Sector at Stantec The Industrial Electrical discipline provides an overarching structure and organization within the Water Business Line for practitioners of industrial instrumentation, controls and automation engineering and associated services. The Discipline seeks to intelligently utilize natural processes to solve complex problems facing the communities we serve. The Industrial Electrical discipline supports the Water Business Line (practice and delivery) as well as other business lines by providing technical leadership and specialized project delivery services related to the evaluation, planning, design, construction and management of Electrical systems, including: * Unit Substation Design * Motor Control Center Design * Power systems modeling (ETAP or SKM) The market focus for the Industrial Electrical discipline is primarily private sector and industrial clients. The Industrial ELECTRICAL Water Delivery Group also supports other business lines, principally, manufacturing, power, oil and gas. Your Key Responsibilities: The Discipline Lead implements the vision for Industrial Water Sector and works collaboratively with the Sector Leaders and the Water Delivery Group Technical Staff in identifying allocating the right resources, mapping teams to appropriate skills and advancement and delivering projects. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: * Develop electrical plans and specifications for medium and low voltage distribution in an industrial setting. * Evaluates, selects, specifies, and engineers electrical equipment for projects under the supervision of a senior engineer * Engages in the development of a design through sketches, electronic models, diagrams, and other visual formats. * Participates in multi-discipline coordination meetings with internal team members and/or external consultants, owner and contractor, sub-contractors, and vendors. * Performs calculations using company standard software, and proprietary manufacturer software such as ETAP. * Participates in constructability reviews. * Maintain a high level of quality on all documents produced * Works on multiple projects. Quality & innovation: * Set and provide oversight of discipline-specific professional standards and quality assurance practices for deliverables management. * Monitor compliance with our independent and peer reviewer design delivery frameworks to ensure the discipline-specific resources are allocated early on in pursuit and project planning and scoping and hold appropriate levels of expertise. * Control the suite of applications used by the discipline (e.g. design tools, software applications) and co-ordinate advancement and learning around the futureproofing of the engineering teams as they pursue Digital (BIM enabled) Delivery. * Reviews, approves, and drives compliance with standard processes for delivering engineering design work. * Identify opportunities to differentiate the Industrial ELECTRICAL discipline group through showcasing advancement. * Control the collation of Intellectual Property data and the implementation of a comprehensive knowledge sharing platform. * Facilitate the capture and communication of lessons learned at project close out or through project feedback. * Maintain best practice guides and has overall responsibility for development of centralized resources for standards (guide specifications and standard details) as they apply to the discipline-specific engineering group. * Coordinate software disciplines-specific software licensing in collaboration with IT and with partner business lines (where applicable). Project Management & Execution: * Execute projects as either a discipline lead, Project Technical Lead, Project Manager and/or in a senior technical capacity on significant projects in the region, or corporately. * Collaborate with other Regions to promote work sharing and the import and export of personnel as required to successfully deliver projects throughout the business. * Ensure participation in project risk scoping and appropriate ownership of technical lessons learnt at project close out. * Delegate tasks under the Technical Lead's responsibility to staff qualified to assist completion of these efforts. Health & Safety: * Organize technical learning as it relates to Stantec's Health and Safety Framework" and instill a culture of delivery efficiency through the application of the framework. Support Stantec policies regarding health, safety, and environmental compliance. People Management: * Maintain a culture of learning and collaboration across the Industrial ELECTRICAL discipline group in a drive for quality and consistency across the engineering pool. * Actively maintain internal and external networks to provide mentoring and coaching opportunities for team members. * Ensure career paths are managed and monitored to highlight progress of staff as we look at both succession planning and opportunities. Business Development & Collaboration: * Map engineering groups to visual "heat maps" highlighting capacity, capability, and skills as they relate to regional groups. * Coordinate the implementation of appropriate Industrial ELECTRICAL discipline-specific communities of practice and ensure the teams are engaged and planning around key platforms and areas of expertise. * Market Industrial ELECTRICAL discipline-specific design and technical capabilities. * Pursue and lead significant projects within the ELECTRICAL discipline * Maintain and enhance Stantec's reputation with clients, approval agencies and industry professionals as an outstanding service provider. * Participate and volunteer in national standards communities and organizations. Your Capabilities and Credentials * Requisite knowledge and application of National Electrical Code and applicable energy codes. * Must have 10 yrs. plus, experience in heavy industrial and utility capital project engineering * General understanding of all phases of project document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications. * Knowledge of electrical systems, means and methods, materials, and industry standards. * Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought. * Thorough understanding of electrical engineering concepts and ability to effectively communicate ideas to others. * Advanced oral and written communication skills. * Presentation and interview skills are preferred. * Requires understanding of Microsoft Office Suite, and AutoCAD. * Results-oriented individual who excels in a multi-disciplinary environment. * Strong project planning and delivery experience. * An appreciation of Project Frameworks, policies and procedures, professional standards, quality program and health & safety policies. * Strong leadership, management, communication, and team building skills are essential. * Skills and knowledge to create, suggest and introduce innovative and effective client solutions and integrated deliverables that are aligned with the business objectives. * Proven experience in building rapport and trust. * Desire to succeed, be enthusiastic, and possess a high degree of integrity. * Superior and demonstrated communication, verbal, and written skills. * Ability to travel. Qualifications Your Capabilities and Credentials The successful candidate will possess the following: * A skill set that positions them at the highest technical level of their engineering field. * A master's degree in science or engineering is strongly recommended, however a bachelor's degree may be sufficient should the candidate possess a strong skill set and appropriate professional accreditation (PE., or P.Eng.). * Minimum of 15 years of relevant experience with a background in engineering consulting, preferably in the Industrial Water Sector, however experience with Power, Oil & Gas, and other industrial sector clients will also be considered. Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each others' talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best Primary Location : United States-Texas-Houston Other Locations : United States, United States-Virginia-Richmond, United States-North Carolina-Charlotte, United States-Tennessee-Nashville, United States-Kentucky-Lexington, United States-Georgia-Atlanta, United States-Tennessee-Chattanooga Job : Electrical Engineer Organization : BC-2243 Water-Delivery-US Employee Status : Regular Job Level : Manager Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Nov 12, 2021, 8:18:43 AM Req ID: 210002C6 Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law. Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans

Keywords: Stantec Inc., Little Rock , Electrical Discipline Lead - Industrial Water, Professions , Benton, Arkansas

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