AltaLink’s Project Group is currently posting to fill the role of Manager of Project Engineering, South. Reporting to the Director of Engineering, Projects, the successful candidate will lead a multi-disciplinary technical team who are responsible to ensure that all new substation, telecommunication and transmission line facilities are appropriately integrated into AltaLink’s high voltage transmission system.
This is an excellent opportunity for a Professional Engineer with strong technical and leadership capabilities.
Provide leadership to a multi-disciplinary team of technical professionals who are responsible for the following:
Developing project scoping documents that provide sufficient detail to allow accurate estimating and clear design direction to an EPCM contractor.
Assisting with the development of project execution strategy.
Providing technical direction and answering questions of the EPCM contractors.
Reviewing drawings and specifications to ensure each project meets acceptable standards for operability, functionality, maintainability, reliability, durability and safety.
Liaising with internal departments and customers to resolve technical and project issues
Manage staffing levels and development to meet an ever changing project workload.
Continuously review Project Engineering processes & practices to improve the delivery of AltaLink projects.
Professional Engineer in good standing with APEGGA
Broad understanding of electric transmission utility technology, operation & maintenance and business.
Project experience particularly with respect to design processes and the role of an Owner’s Engineer.
Excellent problem solver coupled with a proven ability to lead groups involved in fast paced, high-pressure environments.
Demonstrated ability to take a leadership role for resolving technical issues.
Strong interpersonal skills complimented by strong verbal and written communication skills.
Proven track record for management and development of staff.
Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage a wide variety of issues simultaneously.
Only the candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.