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MidAmerican Energy Company Engineer I, II, Senior Engineer or Principal Engineer - Gas in Rock Island, Illinois

Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Job Function) The engineer - gas provides engineering services and directs the work of others for the planning, design and construction of project additions to MidAmerican Energy Company's energy delivery system. Responsibilities include project management for all phases of project additions; overseeing and guiding engineering staff in project management and design and problem resolution of complex engineering problems. Typical Duties Provide engineering services for the planning, design and construction of project additions to MidAmerican Energy Company's natural gas transmission pipelines and stations; focus would include planning and budgeting gas transmission systems, conducting system expansion studies and economic evaluation studies, separately and in conjunction with natural gas suppliers, designing new facilities, preparing specifications, drawings, contracts and construction of natural gas facilities and transmission pipelines. (40%) Provide technical project management for all phases of a project including scheduling, design, estimates, engineering specifications, drawings, materials procurement, construction contracts, cost tracking and project cost projections. (25%) Conduct engineering studies and complex investigations; prepare oral and written reports of results and recommendations. (15%) Provide engineering assistance to other departments; facilitate internal training classes for engineers and technicians; responsibilities may include developing presentations for senior management and professional/industry groups, authoring technical papers for publication by professional/industry organizations, chairing company committees/task groups and participating in industry standards committees and perform additional responsibilities as requested or assigned. (15%) Keep informed of industry issues/technical trends and recommend and implement changes to benefit MidAmerican Energy Company's business. (5%) Provide technical leadership to staff. Provide technical input to assist in development of project planning. Perform additional responsibilities as requested or assigned. This is a multi-level posting. Bachelor's degree in engineering from an accredited institution. The engineer II - gas requires one to three years of engineering experience. The senior engineer - gas requires five years of industry experience as a practicing engineer. The principal engineer requires fifteen years of successful industry experience as a practicing engineer with experience performing highly technical work of a specialized nature. Effective interpersonal skills and leadership abilities. Advanced leadership skills and ability to utilize personal talents and skills of others to achieve success on complex, high -level project. Effective analytical and problem solving skills. Advanced project management skills; ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and projects concurrently. Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without an accommodation. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status. Job: Engineering* *Organization: Gas Delivery *Title: *Engineer I, II, Senior Engineer or Principal Engineer - Gas Location: IL-Rock Island Requisition ID: 2100671 Other Locations: IA-Cedar Rapids

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