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LS Power Development, LLC Director of Engineering in United States

LS Power is a power generation and transmission group with a proven track record of successful development activities, operations management and commercial execution. LS Power has been involved in the development, construction, or operations of over 42,000 MW of power generation and over 630 miles of high-voltage transmission lines throughout the United States. LS Power is actively developing both power generation and transmission infrastructure to serve the need for new generation and improve the aging transmission system. Highly regarded in the financial community, LS Power has raised over $49 billion in capital to support investments in energy infrastructure.

About this role...

We are currently seeking a Director of Engineering to joing our team in California. As the Director of Engineering, you will be responsible for providing overall direction for a range of existing and new technologies LS Power is developing. Including the engineering and design related to utility-scale renewable energy projects, carbon capture and sequestration projects and green hydrogen and ammonia production. Evaluate the feasibility of new technologies and processes related to production, transport, and storage of hydrogen and ammonia products. Provide technical expertise in compression, pipeline transportation and storage of hydrogen, ammonia, and CO2. You will lead project development engineering and project management. As well as lead LS Power’s new technology implementations, including research, design, technology assessment, site evaluation, and contract negotiations. Plan, schedule, manage, and report on projects status and cost estimates. Manage external vendors and contractors such as original equipment manufacturers, engineering and construction contractors.

What you will do ...

  • Evaluates technology and equipment solutions and incorporates into the development and design of new projects

  • Perform conceptual, preliminary, and detailed engineering and design activities

  • Develops and oversees detailed facilities design including plans, specifications, contract documents and cost estimates for strategic business initiatives

  • Hires and coordinates engineering, procurement and construction services during construction

  • Leverages industry organizations and peers to establish best practices

We want you on our team because you ...

  • BS in Mechanical, Thermal or Chemical Engineering from an accredited university

  • 5 to 10 years of engineering and project management experience preferably in the energy industry

  • Effectively prioritize workload between multiple projects

  • Solutions focused leader with the ability to collaborate effectively with a diverse team

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

This position is available in our San Francisco or San Diego office. LS Power offers highly competitive compensation packages and is committed to the career development of its employees.

ID: 2022-1408

External Company Name: LS Power Development, LLC

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