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MasTec Utility Services Vice President of Engineering in Jacksonville, Florida

MasTec – Utility Services Group activities include the installation, maintenance and upgrade of communication and utility infrastructure, including, but not limited to: electrical distribution, telecommunications, and natural gas distribution infrastructure.

At MasTec you’ll be joining a family where we are dedicated to supporting each other and building an atmosphere of teamwork. As part of our team, your opportunities are limitless.

In addition to the valuable skills gained through training and on-the-job experience, MasTec offers competitive pay, including medical, vision and dental coverage, 401K and employee stock discounts.

We are currently seeking a Vice President of Engineering to join our dynamic Team in the Jacksonville, FL area to lead our engineering teams across the country.

Job Summary

The Vice President of Engineering supports the Executive Vice President and has responsibility for managing and coordinating regional engineering group and third-party engineering firms. The Vice President of Engineering will provide leadership and regional oversight functions by managing, coordinating, and developing MasTec personnel. The Vice President of Engineering will act as the principal engineering representative and will meet regularly with senior management of the organization and customers.

The ideal candidate will be able to work cooperatively with other business units and customer representatives and will set the standards for customer service, engineering execution and design, planning, scheduling, quality control and all supporting functions necessary to deliver a quality product.

Candidates should have significant experience in the utility engineering field as a service provider in an EPC environment, with an emphasis on electrical distribution and telecommunications.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensures assigned projects are completed within budgets and schedules while meeting Client needs, business objectives and design guidelines;

  • Establishes and oversees implementation of engineering standards;

  • Oversees engineering and business operations of regional engineering offices;

  • Manages employee training and development programs for engineering functions;

  • In cooperation with the Executive Vice President, develops program and annual budget for regional capital expenditures;

  • Works with Executive Vice President to ensure engineering operations comply with applicable laws and standards;

  • Monitors progress, provides financial control and ensure the quality of projects;

  • Makes presentations to senior management;

  • Responsible for hiring, management and development of engineering staff;

  • Develops responses to engineering RFPs.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Electrical Engineering, or a related applicable engineering discipline;

  • Be currently registered as a Professional Engineer with the ability to be licensed in multiple states. Must be currently licensed in the State of Florida;

  • A minimum of 10 years’ related work experience;

  • Demonstrated experience in the design of electrical distribution utility systems for utility companies. Experience in telecommunications design a plus;

  • Must have demonstrated EPC experience and ability to work cooperatively with construction teams;

  • Excellent ability to communicate orally and in writing is essential;

  • Excellent customer service and analytical skills are necessary;

  • Intense attention to details;

  • Must have experience in managing both the business and technical aspects of an engineering organization.

  • Must exhibit strong initiative and desire to achieve results and exceed expectations;

  • Must have demonstrated ability to manage complexity and be organizationally and politically astute;

  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships and motivate diverse groups of people;

  • Demonstrated ability to manage staff and a strong understanding of the entire corporate utility infrastructure functions from planning to delivery.

Don’t miss this great opportunity!

All applicants must pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen. Benefits available include Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life insurance, a 401k plan and Employee Stock Purchase plan.

MasTec is a publically traded company MTZ (NYSE).

MasTec, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories. It is also MasTec’s policy to comply with all applicable state, federal and local laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions.

Title: Vice President of Engineering

Location: FL-Jacksonville

Requisition ID: 30378