Entergy Engrg Associate-Dist I-Sr (Gas) in New Orleans, Louisiana
Engrg Associate-Dist I-Sr (Gas)
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Date: May 14, 2018
Location: New Orleans, LA, US
Job Summary Purpose:
Responsible for meeting with customers to determine gas facility requirements, performing engineering calculations, and designing gas facility installations in AutoCAD and electronic work management systems.
Meeting with customers, determining gas load requirements
Performing Mathematical calculations and assisting other EAs and Engineers with gas lost, gas volume and pressure drop and weight and constituents of natural gas
Performing engineering calculations to size meters, mains and services
Performing Field walkdowns to identify subsurface conflicts and determine optimal facility routing
Designing and performing updates in the electronic facility and maintenance information systems
Determining exact locations of gas facilities using survey equipment
Preparing AutoCAD and GIS facility drawings.
Performing Regulator station design and equipment selection
Preparing packages for Piping Facility Installation/Relocation
Preparing GDT estimates for gas main and service design jobs
Performing conflict resolution
Providing storm/outage restoration assistance
Minimum education/experience required of the position
2 year technology or Bachelor’s degree in drafting, geography, computer science or related field AND 2 years Gas Industry experience; or 5 years Gas Industry experience
Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position:
Skills in computer use, imaging and multimedia
Solid background in PC applications, networking and databases
Demonstrated proficiency using Microsoft Word, Access, Excel, Outlook
Problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure
Must possess strong communication skills. including effectively interfacing with all levels of management and employees
Excellent communication and interpersonal, budgeting, work planning, employee counseling/coaching/mentoring skills
Be adaptable to both field and office environments.
Be available for late hours, callouts, weekends, outage restoration.
Be available to assist with gas or electric restoration efforts during emergency situations.
Knowledge of engineering principles and gas laws
Have knowledge of gas distribution construction practices and procedures
Candidate must have experience with and the ability to draw and read construction plans while possessing strong math and geometry skills.
Working knowledge of gas distribution and transmission systems
Knowledge of gas operations and measurement technology and practices
Candidate must possess skills, knowledge and be proficient in: GIS = Geographical Information System and AutoCAD
Understanding of Coordinate Systems and geography
Ability to perform land survey functions
Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position
Must have valid driver's license and good driving record.
Must be able to submit to and pass random DOT/PHMSA drug screenings.
Must be available for 24-hour call out and extended hours as necessary. As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.
Primary Location: Louisiana-New Orleans
Job Function :Professional
FLSA Status :Professional
Relocation Option: Not approved
Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings :1
Req ID: 79464
Travel Percentage :Up to 25%
Nearest Major Market: New Orleans
Job Segment: Gas, Engineer, Geology, GIS, Drafting, Energy, Engineering, Technology
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