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Philadelphia Gas Works Engineer - Gas Processing Plant - Mechanical/Electrical/Chemical in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia Gas Works

Looking for a challenge and ready to power up your career?

Free Health Insurance Options– Free Dental Insurance – Flex Spending - Commuter Benefits - Pension Plan – Free Parking – Wellness Programs – Onsite Gyms – Tuition Assistance- PSLF Eligible Employer- Parental Leave - Hybrid Work Environment

The Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) is the largest municipally-owned gas utility in the nation, supplying gas service in the City of Philadelphia to over 500,000 customers. From its humble beginnings in 1836, PGW has grown into the large, modern facility that exists today. As one of the nation's leading natural gas providers, PGW prides itself on stability and continual growth. PGW is dedicated to becoming the Greenest Natural Gas Delivery Company in the region.

Become part of the PGW Team!

Review current recommended procedures for adherence to safe design alternative to develop/enhance knowledge of applicable laws, codes, regulations, and industry standards for projects including engineering aspects such as mechanical, electrical, structural, etc.

Review current recommended project design and performance to develop an understanding of implemented technology, materials and equipment used in the construction and remodeling of facilities and plants.

Review current recommended procedures for adherence to cost estimates and budgets for capital engineering projects to develop an understanding of how projected budgets are created.

Assist in the research and assembly of detailed procedural customer instruction manuals outlining directives and equipment for assigned projects.

Assist in the coordination and implementation of engineering design concepts, prepare cost estimates, ascertain scheduling, specify equipment and materials, methods of implementation and prepare design drawings and specifications related to departmental operational needs.

Assist in tracking project expenditures and project status as directed to facilitate construction activities relative to budget constraints, project schedules, equipment and materials expediting and tracking.

Assist in the analysis of historical engineering project design concepts, budgets, proposal, and technical solutions to assist in the development of future departmental budgets.

Work with senior peers to perform calculations required to select materials, equipment, size structures, facilities, and systems; prepare and provide supporting information including price lists, quotes and prior contracts for estimates and project design costs for work order authorizations.

Attend project design team meetings to become familiar with customers, internal departments, contractors, etc. and learn coordination processes for implementation of project design concepts to ensure engineering standards follow all applicable laws, regulations, codes, and industry standards.

Perform other special projects and assignments as directed.

Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or other related field of study.

Completed internship or co-operative experience with knowledge of general engineering principles.

1 to 5 years direct technical, administrative and project management experience within the utility industry is preferred.

Knowledge of safety and hazardous situations associated with the construction and maintenance of facilities housing flammable gases and liquids under all weather conditions is preferred.

Familiarity with city, state and federal regulations/codes and industry standards as they relate to the natural gas industry preferred.

Basic knowledge of general office practices as they relate to budgeting, project planning and training.

Excellent interpersonal/communications skills with the ability to interact effectively at all levels of the organization.

Excellent project management skills with the ability to effectively adapt to rapidly changing technology, work under pressure while handling multiple assignments to meet business needs.

Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability to apply learned principles to practical work environment situations.

Basic computer skills with proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office.

Flexible with the ability to work out-of-hours as needed.

COVID-19 Vaccination: Effective November 8, 2021, PGW requires all new employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodations.

We offer a strong benefit package that includes free basic health and dental insurance. PGW is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/VAAP/EEO.

Location: 800 W Montgomery Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19122

Please apply directly at: at the Careers Section.

While we appreciate all responses, only those who are uniquely qualified will be contacted.

ID: 2022-1658

Department for Portal Display: Gas Processing

ADP Department #: Gas Processing [53]

Street: 800 West Montgomery Avenue