Parsons Corporation Principal Electrical Engineer - Instrumentation & Controls - Pasadena in Pasadena, California
Principal Electrical Engineer - Instrumentation & Controls - Pasadena
Pasadena, California, United States
Principal Electrical Engineer – Instrumentation Controls – Pasadena, California
Parsons has an immediate opening for a Principal Electrical Engineer for Instrumentation Controls design engineering to support primarily wastewater water treatment facilities and projects. The Principal Engineer determines methods and solutions for complex engineering problems and selects the most efficient and economical manner in meeting the objectives. Applies advanced engineering techniques and analyses within a discipline. This level of Engineer is a fully qualified professional, proficient in the utilization of current engineering theories and practices. May serve as a technical consultant in area of specialty for management or the client. Many assignments involve CAE (computer aided engineering)/CAD (computer aided design) applications. Willingness to travel or relocate to supplier, client, or construction site locations, is expected.
Will design, engineer, and program various PLC controllers for support of wastewater facilities and projects.
Design of Instrumentation and Control panels for large wastewater plants and facilities.
May function as discipline Project Engineer on medium to large projects, assuming responsibility for the work of the group.
May plan, direct, and supervise the work of a major engineering unit or project requiring a large-scale expenditure of manpower and financial investment.
Leads other Engineers and design personnel in technical excellence and growth in the Quality Improvement Process.
Provides technical consultations for interdisciplinary analytical studies and analyses.
Ensures compliance of design with all applicable codes and regulations, providing the seal and signature of the professional engineer when required by statute or contract.
Prepares material/equipment specifications and purchase requisitions; reviews supplier data; witnesses shop tests, assists with assessing supplier manufacturing capabilities.
Develops operation and maintenance plans; develops standard operating procedures; prepares O M manuals and may conduct on-site training of personnel.
Conducts surveys, studies, and site investigations.
Performs reliability, availability, maintenance (RAM) and safety analyses.
Maintains affiliation with professional societies to keep abreast of current technologies.
Helps determine budget estimates and staffing requirements for the defined scope and schedule. May assist with other administrative and technical duties.
Recommends and prepares technical papers.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
4-year degree in Electrical Engineering (or related field) and 10-12 years of related work experience with instrumentation and controls.
Experience with various PLC’s such as Allen-Bradley, Modicon - Gould, Square D, and others.
Professional Engineer registration is required.
Experience with wastewater facilities and projects is essential
Skills/ Competencies :
Potential to perform in a lead capacity, excellent written and oral communications skills, and a familiarity of industry practices and regulations are required. Must also possess a thorough knowledge of current technology and be able to select and apply appropriate engineering software for use on project.
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