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Avangrid Engineer - Gas Engineering in Rochester, New York

Engineer - Gas Engineering



Rochester, NY, US


Under varying levels of supervision, maintains various engineering documentation, proceses and records. Supportsgas transmission and distribution integrity management programs and inspection activities in accordance withregulatory requirements. Provides recommendations for asset remediation or replacement and systemimprovements based on analysis and integrity records. Supports gas material processes including but not limitedto new material identification, material specification development and defective material evaluation. Providesgeneral technical and engineering guidance to Gas Operations and Gas Engineering. Applies company, industry,local, state, national codes, tariffs, and standards, and ensures compliance with regulatory requirements. Interactswith technical support contractors/consultants, customers, developers, municipalities, agencies or others.Employee is assigned to a primary Corporate location with travel to other operating divisions or IUSA locations asneeded. Occasional work outside of the service territory for industry or government meetings or training may occur.

  1. Supports a variety of gas engineering functions such as but not limited to the distribution and transmissionsystem integrity management program, capital project reviews, maintenance engineering, performance datareporting, materials, O&M procedures and Gas Construction Standards review and development. (30%, P)2. Provides technical and engineering support to Gas Operations and Gas Engineering. Recommends remedialactions to mitigate operational risk to meet mandated requirements. Support inspection processes and maintainsinspection databases. Interacts with technical support contractors/consultants and utilizes applicable SAPprocesses. (10%, S)

  2. Under supervision of Lead Engineers, compiles reviews and updates data to maintain integrity managementmodels, including the relative risk analysis and the IM data management program. Interfaces with the GIS/MappingDepartment to support the IM data management program. (10%, S)4. Under supervision, compiles system data and main record information to prioritize system main replacements.Interacts with contractors/consultants and utilizes applicable SAP processes. (10%, P)5. Interfaces with and supports Gas System Planning, Gas Engineering and Gas Field Operations. Providesengineering support for the design, operation, maintenance and inspection of distribution and transmissionsystems. (5%, S)6. Interprets and applies appropriate codes, regulations, polices, and procedures. Interfaces with internal andexternal customers, municipalities, agencies and others. (25%, P)7. Develop, implement and report performance of maintenance plans and other performance reporting (5%, S)8. Under supervision, assist on complex projects or initiatives. May assist Lead Engineers with projects that dealwith unfamiliar concepts (5%, S)

Skills and Requirements

Education & Experience Required:•Bachelors’ degree in Mechanical, Civil or related technical area of study with a minimum of 3 years relevantexperience required.•Knowledge in piping design and construction principles.•Knowledge of corrosion control techniques, gas system construction practices, underground pipe locating, mapreading, and blue print reading.•Knowledge of state and federal pipeline safety regulations.

Certifications:•Valid drivers license.•EIT or PE license desirable.

Skills/Abilities:•Strong analytical and problem solving skills•Strong organizational skills.•Able to multi-task.

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Nearest Major Market:RochesterJob Segment:Gas, Pipeline, Energy