Field Engineer job San Angelo Texas
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Field Engineer Job

Employer Name: UNICON International for AEP SpiderID: 8557250
Location: San Angelo, Texas Date Posted: 4/11/2019
Wage: Category: Miscellaneous
Job Code: 25024
Number Of Openings: 1

Job Description:
The selected candidate will perform the following duties:

- Provides engineering support on projects initiated and/or managed in the field (ex: many blanket projects, tower light replacements, Asset Health/yard fiber)

- Coordinates changes/outages for what will be effected (except for NERC CIP)

- Serves as a liaison/resource to Business Units to provide engineering & support for Business Unit sponsored projects. (E.g. Distribution Automation, Transformer monitoring, NERC/CIP security, TDC & DDC, Maestro, IP phone configuration)

- Will do site visit (physical or virtual) to assist and verify project scopes determine needs for scope of Project

- Verifies all field requirements are met, all materials (not people resources) needed to do the job are available and resolve any issues prior to installation

- Assist with new equipment installation as needed, in Engineering Role

- Participates in identification of end-of-life replacements of site support equipment

- Technical liaison to facilitate Telecom Ops for new technology and equipment

- Assist with responsibilities such as installation, programming, configuration, and training on telecom

- To be part of upcoming trainings when training dates are provided

- Assists Telecom Engineering to determine the best test equipment for the project as needed

- Provides Quality Assurance (QA) for recently installed projects

- Assists Field Operations on major outages / repairs in the field as needed

- Technical liaison to aid Field Operations troubleshoot technology and equipment issues in the field (transport, wireless, SCADA, demarks, circuits, etc.)

- A resource to Transport Engineering, SCADA Engineering, Wireless/Grid SMART Engineering & Network Engineering to be their eyes & ears in the field for projects

- Collaborates with Telecom Engineering and other groups to create standards for test and production equipment to determine common equipment platforms across the company

- Ensures O&M and capital budget targets are met

- Participate in monthly project meetings with RPM, LC & Field Mangers and reports the status of projects

- Designs, develops, implements, maintains, and enhances telecommunication networks, systems and equipment

- Analyzes existing networks and equipment and identifies opportunities for improvement

- Develops solutions that meet business requirements. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures

- Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals

- Coordinate and monitor work activities, using approved applications and tools, for projects as required to perform routine engineering tasks

- Prepare cost estimates for the routine engineering assignments using established guidelines

- Perform documentation of project work using established guidelines

Job Requirements:
Required Skills and Experience:

- Bachelor degree in engineering, engineering technology, computer science or telecommunications

- 4 Years of relevant experience with Bachelor Degree or 8 years relevant experience without one of the Bachelor Degrees listed above

- Valid Driver License Required

- Possesses intermediate level knowledge of communications technologies and inter-networking principles

- Demonstrate competency in analytical techniques necessary to handle assignments of moderate complexity. (e.g., by dividing the problem into component steps, and performing the analysis necessary to complete each step.)

- Exhibit understanding for pertinent telecom equipment, materials, systems and business processes

- Exhibit ability to understand interrelationships between systems and component equipment.

- Demonstrate ability to analyze and recommend enhancements to business processes.

- Collaborate with others within the work group, department, or other corporate entity as necessary to complete routine activities

- Provide cross-training to other employees as assigned

- Initiate corrective action when project objectives are not being met.

- Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Demonstrate the ability to extrapolate beyond known facts to reach logical conclusions

- Demonstrate an attitude and desire to listen to and satisfy both internal and external customers who use and depend upon their organizational unití

- Use initiative in looking for opportunities and presenting new ideas and new approaches

- Relate to people in an open, friendly and sincere manner

- Effectively lead and facilitate meetings.

- Use initiative in looking for opportunities to increase job knowledge and technical skills.

- Core Competencies: Continuous improvement, team player, assumes positive intent, safety first focus, continuous learning, and professionalism

- Travel required and varies depending on project workload. Could be as high as 75% of the time.

- Understand and follow policies, practices, procedures, standards, and rules of the company and complies with the regulations and procedures required by external agencies

- Learn organizational structure and the specific role and responsibility of their individual organizational unit

- Adhere to budgeting and approval processes as part of annual planning and project planning

- Perform routine engineering activity with minimum direction from higher level employees

- Utilize basic techniques to perform analysis associated with the resolution of routine technical problems

- Apply economic analysis techniques in project development and approval

- Demonstrate knowledge of networks, components and facilities by enable more efficient and comprehensive responses to projects and problems

- Follow the standard workflow for routine engineering projects

Job Criteria:
Start Date:
Position Type: Contractor
Years of Experience Required:
Education Required: Bachelors
Overnight Travel:
Vacation Time:

Job Benefits:
Health/Dental Benefits, Retirement Benefits, Paid Holidays, Vacations, and Sick Leave, Life and/or Disability Insurance

Company Profile:
UNICON International, Inc. was founded in 1990 and is a top consulting firm in Columbus, Ohio dedicated to achieving total client and employee satisfaction. We place consultants in a variety of positions with clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small and medium sized businesses. If you are interested in working for an organization where honesty, integrity and quality are among the core principles then apply today at UNICON!

Contact Information:
Contact Name: Linda Berens Company Type: Staffing Agency
Company: UNICON International
City: Columbus
State: Ohio
Zip: 43213
Web Site:

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