This position is responsible for performing, under supervision, challenging engineering work but with limited direct responsibility. Specific job positions may include planning, designing and/or overseeing construction, installation, operation and maintenance of components, systems and facilities used in the generation, transmission, distribution and utilization of electrical energy.
Assists in the work on smaller engineering projects or well-defined areas of larger projects. Uses existing procedures to investigate, evaluate and assist in producing technically correct and cost effective designs or recommendations that solve ongoing problems.
Builds relationships that will facilitate knowledge transfer, cross functional knowledge of related work groups, and ability to present work products effectively.
Works under supervision in the field and/or home office in a variety of functions and challenging but structured work that develops competencies in the function/discipline.
Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using well defined engineering procedures, which may include routine and diagnostic testing of components and systems, and engineering studies.
Continually expands and improves technical and business skill set under own initiative with instruction, guidance and direction from others.
Assists in a variety of topics including developing innovative procedures, improved design recommendations or new or better equipment purchase recommendations.
Candidates must meet the basic qualifications to receive consideration.
Bachelor's Degree in engineering or engineering technology from a college or university accredited by ABET, or recognized by ABET as substantially equivalent. Discipline required will vary by the specific job requirements.
Internship/co-op in the energy industry preferred.
Engineer in Training Certificate.
Requirements for Support Engineer level:
Bachelor's Degree in engineering from a college or university accredited by ABET or recognized by ABET as substantially equivalent.
Minimum 2 years related engineering experience.
Engineer in Training Certificate or minimum 5 years of experience specifically related to the position requirements.
Requirements for Sr. Engineer level:
Bachelor's Degree in engineering or engineering technology. Discipline required will vary by the specific job requirements or PA Professional Engineer license in the specific position discipline.
Minimum 5 years related engineering experience.
Working knowledge of regulatory requirements and industry standards for the specific position.
Professional Engineer registered in Pennsylvania or a minimum of 7 years of engineering experience related to the position.
Equal Employment Opportunity
PPL is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity and the strength it brings to the workplace - M/F/D/V
PPL Corporation - 21 months ago
PPL Corporation (PPL) is an energy and utility holding company, which through its subsidiaries, generates electricity from power plants in...