Luminant, a subsidiary of Energy Future Holdings , formerly TXU Corp., is the largest competitive power generation business in Texas. Its operations also include mining, wholesale marketing and trading, and development. Luminant has more than 15,400 megawatts of generation, including 2,300 MW fueled by nuclear power and 8,000 MW fueled by coal. The company is one of the largest purchasers of wind-generated electricity in Texas and the nation. Luminant has mined and restored over 60,000 acres and planted over 25 million trees in a land-reclamation program that has been recognized with over 120 awards for environmental conservation. At Luminant, we are committed to improving our environment by serving our customers and communities through more efficient- and cleaner sources of energy. We are also committed to our values of honesty and integrity, mutual respect, innovation, competitive spirit and diversity.
This position is responsible for engineering duties at the mine in support of mine operations to ensure maximum productivity
Key Roles & Responsibilities Other duties may be assigned. Directly or through others, the incumbent will:
Performs complex engineering tasks of design, evaluation, problem solving, analysis, and planning to support mine site operations.
Provide project management for construction of roads, ponds, drainage and other mine structures to meet schedule, design, monetary, and regulatory requirements. Provide professional engineering certification of designs and analysis as required. Comply with safety policy and procedures to ensure a safe working environment. Interface with engineering staff, mine site operations groups, and other TXU personnel to ensure consistent, practical, and effective engineering solutions. Participate in special projects and committee assignments as requested
Education, Experience, & Skill Requirements
Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering. Mining Engineer strongly preferred.
6 years professional experience.
Professional Engineering License in Texas preferred.
Proficient in computers
Possesses and applies comprehensive knowledge of particular field of specialization to the completion of complex assignments
Capable of crossing professional disciplines
Professional Associations (IEEE, ASME, etc…) preferred
Must have recognized standing in professional field through original contribution.
Substantial knowledge of open pit mining methods and regulatory requirements.
Ability to use database, spreadsheet, word processing, and CAD software. It is the policy of Energy Future Holdings, Luminant, and TXU Energy to comply with all employment laws and to afford equal employment opportunity to individuals in all aspects of employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, military service, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected under the law.