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Xcel Energy Inc.

Engineer (Engineer, Staff or Senior) Job

Xcel Energy Inc. - Eau Claire, WI

Location(s): WI - Eau Claire

 

Do you want to have a vital role supporting the infrastructure that provides electricity to millions of homes and businesses? Do you want to build a long-term career in a stable industry at a company that's committed to treating you with respect, training you well and ensuring your safety? Consider a position with Xcel Energy's electric distribution team.

 

 

We are hiring an Engineer at our Eau Claire Service Center in Eau Claire, Wisconsin! The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering with engineering experience. The below job description reflects the duties of the Engineer level; additional duties and responsibilities may be required at higher levels within the engineering hierarchy (Staff or Senior.)

 

Summary

This is an entry level position designed to develop technical expertise in a particular area of specialty. Performs work that involves conventional types of plans, investigations, surveys, structures or equipment with relatively few complex features for which there are precedents. Activities are of limited scope requiring knowledge of principles and techniques commonly employed in the specific narrow area of assignments. May lead small-medium, non-critical projects and/or provide field oversight of critical projects under direction of higher level engineer or supervisor. Work is reviewed for soundness of technical judgment, overall adequacy and accuracy. As proficiency is gained, may work on portions of larger projects. Works under supervision and follows established procedures. May supervise or coordinate the work of interns, drafters, craft personnel, technicians and/or others.

 

Responsibilities

*Uses and applies technical standards, principles, theories, concepts, and techniques to perform activities/assignments of limited scope.  *Supports the development of technical documentation (including but not limited to designs, testing, calculations, reports, standards, etc.) Utilizes and may assist with the development of procedures.   *Provides ongoing technical support for project activities within areas such as Operations, Maintenance, Testing/diagnostics, Regulatory, etc. May provide field engineering oversight for activities such as commissioning, testing, inspections etc. under direct supervision.  *Coordinates/leads projects or portions of projects (including phases such as research, design, equipment selection, procurement support, installation and commissioning), under the direction of a higher level engineer or supervisor. *Under the direction of a higher level engineer/supervisor, supports bid/evaluation processes by performing basic analysis and calculations on existing documentation and materials that support the preparation of bid documents. In completing segments of technical evaluations for proposals may need to effectively communicate with other business areas of the company following appropriate processes.  *Effectively exchanges information in all formats, on matters having a wide range of importance and complexity both inter-organizationally and with outside customer/vendors.  *May coordinate the work of interns, drafters, technicians, and/or others and provides guidance and mentoring to less experienced engineers. Responsible for continuous self development of technical skills and competencies.  *May perform activities such as budgeting, estimating, forecasting, accounting, work order management, in support of engineering projects.

Requirements for a Engineer

Minimum Requirements

*Bachelor's degree in Engineering from ABET accredited curriculum (or recognized equivalency) *0+ years relevant engineering experience *Ability to demonstrate the unique technical skills and core competencies for this engineering level established & documented by the organization

Preferred Requirements

*EIT/FE (Engineer in Training/Fundamentals of Engineering) preferred *Strong customer service skills

Requirements for a Staff Engineer

Minimum Requirements

• Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from ABET accredited curriculum (or recognized equivalency).

• 2+ years relevant engineering experience.

• Demonstrated broad knowledge and proficiency in specialty area, knowledge of related specialties, and general knowledge of other related disciplines.

• Ability to demonstrate the unique technical skills and core competencies for this engineering level established & documented by the organization.

Preferred Requirements

*EIT/FE (Engineer in Training/Fundamentals of Engineering) strongly preferred *Strong customer service skills

Requirements for a Senior Engineer

Minimum Requirements

*Bachelor's degree in Engineering from ABET accredited curriculum (or recognized equivalency) *5+ years relevant engineering experience *EIT/FE (Engineer in Training/Fundamentals of Engineering) required *Ability to demonstrate the unique technical skills and core competencies for this engineering level established & documented by the organization.

Preferred Requirements

*PE (Professional Engineer) registration may be required depending on business need *Strong customer service skills

The successful candidate will be placed at a level that is commensurate with the candidate's skills and experience.

 

 

 

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As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you're ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

 

Posting Notes:  WI - Eau Claire || WI - Eau Claire || United States (US) || Operations || 59390:Area Engineering North || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 10396

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com

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Engineer (Engineer, Staff or Senior) Job Xcel Energy Inc. - Eau Claire, WI, United States

   

Location: Eau Claire, WI

Company Profile:
Our name reflects our core value — excellence in energy products and services. We are committed to customer satisfaction by continuously improving our operations to be a low-cost, reliable, environmentally sound energy provider. We have been successfully proving this to our customers for more than 130 years and will work hard to continue with this commitment in the future.