Clay Electric Cooperative, Inc., the 9th largest electric cooperative in the nation, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Field Engineer for our Salt Springs district office. Clay Electric is located in north central Florida, with easy access to beaches, outdoor activities and both college sports and NFL.
Individuals in positions allocated to this class and assigned to a District perform the required work in a district which involves handling electric service applications and maintaining records, and other engineering related activities. Primary responsibilities include handling electric service applications or other service inquires, preparing staking sheets and processing permits/right-of-way easements. Individuals in positions allocated to this class and assigned to the E & O - Engineering Department perform reliable professional engineering services in the area of system planning, transmission substations and distribution design. Primary responsibilities include minor project engineering and/or developing phases of major projects. Responsibilities may also include performing engineering computations, conducting studies resulting in estimates and surveys which will produce statistical reports used in the design of project specifications.
Essential Job Functions include:
Work with customers, builders or developers. Work with customers, builders or developers to assure there is a good understanding between them and Clay Electric about the requirements for new services as stipulated in the Standards for Electric Service and the customer, builder or developer's needs. Job Orders. Receive, stake and process job orders, ensuring required engineering and related data/records are kept up-to-date. Mapping System. Utilize and maintain automated mapping system making sure projects are properly and timely entered into the mapping system to insure accurate engineering data. Engineering Projects. Handle minor project engineering and/or assist in developing phases of major projects. Easements. Prepare and process permits/right-of-way easements. Compile and submit reports as required or directed. Cost Estimates. Prepare cost estimates as required. Make engineering studies, surveys or perform other similar work as needed. Prepare statistics, reports, minor design and project specifications. Contact Manufacturer’s Representatives. Contact manufacturer’s representatives and assume minor supervisory responsibility for construction projects in the field as directed.
Minimum Training and Experience: This position requires graduation from an accredited college or university with a four (4) year Bachelor of Technology degree plus eighteen (18) months of experience equivalent to an Engineering Technician at Clay Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Individuals in this position must maintain a valid State of Florida driver's license.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: This position requires the knowledge to read circuit diagrams and maps concerning the electric system, to utilize the engineering mapping system, the customer information system, and other computer based systems, as required. This position requires the ability to comprehend and understand construction work plans.
This position requires the ability to prepare work-related studies and surveys. This position requires the ability to work with other divisions in order to render the most efficient service possible. This position requires the ability to design and prepare plans and specifications for electric distribution facilities.
This position requires a comprehensive knowledge of the National Electric Safety Code, Clay Electric’s Construction Standards, Clay Electric’s Standards of Electric Service and be knowledgeable of the National Electric Code.
The physical demands of this position require exposure to adverse elements and the normal hazards associated with working in the field such as opening gates, walking over rough terrain, heavy woods and underbrush, bad dogs and climbing fences. This position may require the employee to travel from time to time and to be available during emergencies, such as storms. This position requires proficient use of a computer.
Employees in this position assigned to a District shall comply with Policy # 110., " Residence Required in Districts and Operations Department".
To apply please send a resume to the Chief Human Resource Officer, P. O. Box 308, Keystone Heights, FL 32656 or e-mail to the Human Resources Generalist at email@example.com. Clay Electric Cooperative, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.