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Engineer I/II (Gas Utility)
Summary
Title:Engineer I/II (Gas Utility)
ID:122003
Subsidiary:Liberty Utilities
Department:Engineering & Technical Services
Location:Fall River, MA
Country:United States
Zip/Postal Code:02721
Description

Liberty Utilities, a subsidiary of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp, is a $10+ billion North American diversified generation, transmission and distribution utility. The distribution business group provides rate regulated water, electricity and natural gas utility services to over 750,000+ customers in the United States. The transmission business group invests in rate regulated electric transmission and natural gas pipeline systems in the United States and Canada.

Our vision is to be the utility company most admired by customers, communities and investors for our people, passion and performance.
 

The Engineer position is responsible for the planning, selection, development of procedures, compliance to applicable codes and inspection of work in progress. Provides input regarding the development and evaluation of Company operating standards.  May conduct product evaluation and present recommendations.  Reviews paperwork regarding completed jobs for accuracy and adherence to original design specifications.  

 

The Engineer must have the vision and ability to make well formulated plans, where necessary, related to engineering and design of gas distribution system facilities to meet Federal and State regulations, Company Policies, customer needs, system reliability and safety, growth demands and effectively manage the Company’s DIMP and Gas System Enhancement Program. 


Job Functions:

Responsibilities include:


This position works on a variety of engineering assignments requiring broad knowledge of engineering specialty and the effect the work has upon other fields. Solves problems using combination of standard or modifies procedures and participates in planning objectives. May perform independent studies/analyzes and interprets and draws own conclusions.   This position is not supervised in detail – only on more difficult assignments.  The position provides technical guidance to less experienced professionals/technicians assigned to common project. May have direct reports. 

 

This position will also be partly responsible for GIS mapping of newly installed and abandoned gas facilities into the companies GIS system. The expected split of duties is 75% project engineering and 25% GIS mapping.

 


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, or related discipline.
  • 0 – 4 years of related experience
  • Requires experience with drafting and GIS software (e.g., CAD, Smallworld, ESRI).
  • Experience in Gas Distribution System design, engineering and planning preferred.
     

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to building a diverse workforce as it values the knowledge, diversity and performance of our employees to make us a great company.‚Äč Our Company strives to provide equal opportunity to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. As part of our commitment, we work to ensure our application process is accessible to all candidates. If you require special assistance or accommodation during the hiring process, please notify the HR Representative.

 

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