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WEC Energy Group Engineering Supervisor in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Engineering Supervisor

Wisconsin Electric Power , a subsidiary of WEC Energy Group, is seeking a Engineering Supervisor in our Milwaukee, Wisconsin location.

Job Summary

The Engineering Supervisor leads a team of engineers/technicians and is responsible for commissioning and distribution automation project assignments, development, and implementation to ensure safe, reliable, and cost-effective delivery of electric service to customers. One of the Engineering Supervisor positions associated with this posting will be focused on the Start-up Group and one will be focused on the Distribution Automation (DA) Group.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead a team of engineers and support staff on complex engineering projects.

  • Has full technical responsibility for planning, developing, interpreting, organizing, coordinating and executing a variety of projects that are complex in nature and require the application of engineering and project management skills.

  • Plans work activity schedules, resource allocation, prioritization of activities, etc.

  • Develops scope of work, design criteria and selection of outside service providers.

  • Performs other department work as needed including, engineering design, preparing and/or approving construction and material specifications, monitoring project budgets and overseeing the work of contractors.

  • Properly applies a wide variety of codes, standards and regulations and coaches others on proper use.

  • Updates drawings and other engineering documentation and maintains corporate records by filing in accordance with business unit guidelines.

  • Oversees equipment and system design and performance operations to ensure quality and safety standards are met.

  • Coordinates with professional engineering staff to improve equipment and system reliability, efficiency and performance.

  • Conducts research on complex issues to develop innovative approaches.

  • Leads large projects in response to evolving industry standards, environmental and regulatory requirements, advanced technology opportunities and/or performance improvement needs.

  • Prepares RFP's, reviews proposals and makes recommendations based on advanced knowledge of requirements.

  • Coordinates preparation, approval and distribution of standards, specifications and contract language.

  • Performs contract administration and construction inspections for complex, multidisciplinary projects.

  • Provides oversight to ensure successful completion of all aspects of large projects.

  • Has supervisory responsibility for entry, intermediate and senior level engineers, support staff and union staff (in specific circumstances) including hiring, training, supervising, evaluating and administering discipline.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering

  • 5+ years relevant engineering experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Wisconsin Professional Engineering (PE) License

End Date: 12/06/2022

We reserve the right to modify the application deadline or discontinue accepting applications for any position if deemed necessary.

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Milwaukee, WI, US, 53203 Green Bay, WI, US, 54307-9001

Company: We Energies (WE)

Req ID: 2098