Lead Engineer

  • location: Roanoke, VA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $60.15 - $68.52 per hour
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Lead Engineer

Contract position: A Constructability Lead is needed for a world class utility company in the Roanoke, VA area. This role will ensure safety & construction efficiency with an emphasis on reducing construction duration and cost, and develop scope to achieve overall project success leading the team delivering a complex multiple site project. No per diem available. M-F 7-4 or 8-5. Possibility of OT. Travel 50%

Responsibilities for the Lead Engineer
  • Create Constructability Reviews for projects within assigned region and present to execution team before detailed scoping begins.
  • Evaluate construction access strategy for both Construction and Maintenance of critical infrastructure along Transmission ROW and within Substations & Switching Stations across varying terrain.
  • Communicate with Transmission Leadership regarding regional construction method improvements, updates, and initiatives. Provide monthly reports on overall constructability development to leadership.
Requirements for the Lead Engineer

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Safety or related field and 6 years experience of overseeing/directing transmission and distribution station construction and/or transmission line construction work
  • Ability to read and interpret one-line station diagrams and transmission line switching diagrams, and anticipate proper clearance points and zones of protection.

  • Healthcare
  • 401k
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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