|Job Ref:||23141BR||Employer:||Black & Veatch||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United States||County/State:||Kansas||City:||
Overland Park ||Address:||Post Date:||15/10/2016 01:01|
Functions in a mid-level engineer capacity, or technical specialist. Under general supervision, performs all aspects of conventional design engineering and analysis. Broadens knowledge and skill set in area of discipline. May start to expand knowledge in other disciplines and/or functional areas. |
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Power cycle design for combined cycle, cogeneration, and conventional thermal power cycle steam cycles. Must have knowledge in the following areas: experience in heat balance modeling using Thermoflow (equivalent experience in using Gate Cycle, PEPSE, or similar programs will be considered); power generation equipment specification development; and evaluation of major power plant equipment including combustion turbines, steam turbines, feedwater heaters, and boiler feed pumps. Preferred qualifications include knowledge of circulating water transient analysis and power plant performance testing. Duties include completion of conceptual design studies, feasibility studies, and cycle and heat rejection optimization. Coordinate with personnel in other departments, project managers, and client personnel to review designs and resolve areas of concern. Perform special studies or analyses involving review, research, calculations, selection, etc. to develop required reports.
Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing.
Minimum of 5 years Thermal Performance Engineering experience
Preferred Job Qualifications
Learning on the Fly, Problem Solving, Intellectual Horsepower, Written Communications, Drive For Results, Decision Quality, Informing, Listening, and Dealing with Ambiguity. Intermediate knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline Basic knowledge of other disciplines. Intermediate ability to interpret engineering deliverable content as assigned. Basic industry knowledge and technology trends Basic knowledge of company quality program Basic knowledge of construction & constructability practices & principles Basic knowledge of procurement & contract administration. Basic knowledge of process, procedures for project controls and estimating Basic knowledge of technical aspects of the proposal process.
Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Disabled/Veterans/Females