DTE Energy Gas Pipeline Engineer I in  Cannonsburg, Pennsylvania

Gas Pipeline Engineer I

Location: Cannonsburg, Pennsylvania


This is an entry level position responsible for providing technical and other project support for either a single large project or multiple smaller projects. Duties include review of plans and specifications; answering questions related to specific aspects of a project such as scope, schedule, budget, and other requirements; monitoring and reporting of costs and project progress; and special projects as assigned.


  • Review of plans, technical documents, permit requirements, contracts, and other commercial documents.

  • Responding to questions regarding specific aspects of a project such as scope, schedule, and budget.

  • Preparing cost estimates, schedules, and purchase orders.

  • Preparing and evaluating bid packages for engineering, construction, equipment, and materials.

  • Monitoring activities at a construction sites to ensure work progresses as scheduled, within budget, as well adherence to project technical and commercial requirements.

  • Coordinating activities of contractors, consultants, and vendors in support of assigned projects or in support of a project manager.

  • Acting as a Task Manager with responsibility for compliance with scope, technical, budget, and schedule requirements for specific tasks to a larger project.

  • Performing technical due diligence activities in support of development efforts.

  • Performs all other related duties as assigned.


A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four year college or university in Engineering or equivalent discipline, with 0-2 years experience in the engineering or construction fields, to provide for the following:

  • Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures related to the engineering and construction industries.

  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.

  • Works under supervision of an engineering manager or director.

  • Ability to function within a matrix organization in which functional and business leaders have equal authority within the organization and employees report to both a functional leader and a business leader.

  • Ability to develop and maintain productive relationships with both a functional and business leader, who collaborate on employee issues and decisions (including performance management, compensation and development).


The physical demands epitomize those that must be met by an employee to properly perform the integral functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


The employee performs job duties in a climate controlled office environment, with a moderate noise level.

DTE Energy is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, national origin, citizenship, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.

Requisition ID: 19765