Civil Structural Engineer

Employer
Vistra Corp
Location
Dallas, Texas
Salary
$122,000
Posted
Oct 21, 2021
Closes
Nov 20, 2021
Position Type
Engineer, Senior Engineer
Organization Type
Producer / Manufacturer

Key Accountabilities

 

•  Incorporates personnel and public safety as a priority in the design and operation of system projects.

•  Prepares and presents reports, sketches, and designs, including recommendation to resolve complex issues.

•  Coordinates and maintains Chimney Inspection Program and Structural Integrity Program for the generation fleet.

•  Ensures all project designs are in accordance with sound engineering practice.

•  Prepares and designs civil standards and operating procedures.

•  Performs assignments in a thorough and reliable manner.

•  Ability to effectively manage significant number of projects.

•  Works with minimal supervision.

•  Shows adaptability to coordinate materials, personnel and schedules.

•  Recognizes and accommodates unusual aspects of a challenge.

•   Ability to communicate technical subjects and complex ideas to a diverse audience.

•  Clearly explains options, costs, benefits, risks.

•  Ability to persuade and negotiate solutions.


Education, Experience & Skill Requirements:

 

•  Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering

•  8 years related job experience

•  And registered PE in at least one state with Luminant plant assets

•  Design, repair, and/or maintenance practices for power plant equipment

•  Technically proficient in civil/structural engineering

•  Cognizant of legal, regulatory, and code requirements to meet design constraints.

•  Understands objectives and parameters of design and construction and works within them.

•  Experience gained through college degree programs and/or certifications is applicable to above skills.

 

 

Key Metrics:

 

•  Meets expectations of work product reliability and volume.

•  Completes objectives within target time constraints.

•  Effectively communicates and resolves issues with other work groups while preparing and presenting detailed documentation and plans of complex design.

•  Technical issues are resolved in a manner consistent with operational profile of the asset.

•  Effective Chimney Inspection Program and Structural Integrity Program documentation and program sustainability.