Socal Gas Entry Level Jobs for Associate Engineer/Engineer II

Job Description:

Prepares or assists in the preparation of engineering designs, specifications, standards, studies, cost estimates and the development of sound technical recommendations, in support of projects and tasks managed by others. Applies a high level of technical expertise to solve operational problems identified by the Regions or other staffs.

Coordinates and directs small projects and tasks, including development of work scope, budget, and schedule. Coordinates input from, and participation with, various departments within the Company as needed to meet project objectives.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Recommend modifications to Gas Standards that reflect regulatory changes.
  • Gather data, perform calculations and prepare designs to develop technically sound findings, conclusions and recommendations.
  • Develop and provide input on Gas Standards, specifications and procedures governing selection, design, application and operation of materials, components and systems which meet Company needs on a long term basis and with optimum economic considerations.
  • Stay abreast of the latest changes, trends and technological advancements in the industry.
  • Manage and coordinate all activities leading to the successful completion of tasks and small projects including, scoping of project, selection of consultants and/or contractors, cost estimates, budgeting, permitting, design, material procurement and startup.
  • Participate in, and provide technical input to, review of proposed changes in regulatory requirements affecting codes and standards.
  • Maintain familiarity with Company operations to effectively support client requests.
  • Provide technical expertise to one or multiple project teams for the evaluation of, and resolution to, engineering problems and designs involving various engineering disciplines.
  • Follow up on implementation of recommendations and/or acceptance of conclusions to assess accuracy and/or completeness.
  • Provide direction to contractors, consultants, Company engineers, technical specialists and the remainder of the project team.
  • Interpret state and federal codes, industry standards and Gas Standards for clients.
  • Evaluate job requests to determine purpose, scope and requirements.
  • May include the assessment of alternative methods, assessment of outside support requirements, and review of Gas Standards or regulatory codes.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to prepare written communication on technical and non-technical matters for various levels of management.
  • Must be able to understand and apply engineering, mathematics and physical sciences principles, concepts and techniques to the resolution of problems.
  • Requires understanding of systematic/scientific approaches to problem solving, and the ability to apply them in daily operations.
  • Must possess the ability to review problems and propose innovative solutions, which involve technical, operational, and economic issues, and may link new concepts and technologies.
  • Ability to effectively communicate technical engineering material to technical and non-technical individuals.
  • Must possess the ability to effectively interact with various departments to maintain open lines of communication.
  • Understanding of basic engineering principles, and the practical application thereof, as appropriate to area of assigned responsibility.
  • Schedules assigned tasks to best utilize technology and equipment as well as meet requesters’ schedules.
  • Must possess basic project management skills.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent experience is required.
  • Engineer in Training (EIT) Certification is preferred.
  • 1+ years of experience in related field (e.g., sales, marketing, customer program management, etc.) is required.

Job Details:

Company: SoCalGas

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: Downey, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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