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Field Welding Engineer in Waynesboro, GA at Westinghouse Electric Company

Date Posted: 12/21/2018

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Job ID: 28792BR

Energize your career with Westinghouse Electric Company! Our commitment to safe, clean nuclear energy is second to none, and we’re proud of our rich heritage of technical innovation and commitment to our global customers’ success. If you are interested in being a part of a company that values exceeding customer expectations and providing future generations around the globe with emission-free energy, we want to hear from you.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Field Welding Engineer in Waynsboro, GA.

Construction Field Engineers help plan, direct, and execute work for all engineering disciplines in the field to support construction projects. As required they interface and coordinate activities with home office engineering, field construction supervision, and field subcontractors. Additionally, they may support Field Procurement, System Turnover, and Commissioning. As Construction Field Engineers progress through field engineering career path, they will increase their knowledge in all construction field engineering operations and related disciplines. Employees are required to take direction and guidance from the designated Construction Field Engineering Manager(s), senior construction field engineers, and superintendents. Additionally, employees are required to have general knowledge of construction processes along with a specific certified field engineering discipline.


Construction Field Engineer 4 job activities include:

- Demonstrate proficiency and work independently, seeking validation only as needed
- Direct activities of construction technicians and junior Construction Field Engineers
- Coordinate internally with other execution disciplines and external suppliers both within Company prescribed policies/procedure and/or direction from the Construction Field Engineering Manager
- Observes and ensures construction practices as required for compliance of construction operations/execution with federal, state, and local codes, industry standards, company procedures, and contractual requirements
- Gather approved required documents and information to support the successful completion of relevant construction activities/requirements.
- Study and understand the project specifications, procedures, and relevant portions of the Contract
- Responsible for adhering to and promoting safe work practices
- Represent Construction in project meetings
- Achieve successful completion of assigned work responsibilities on time, within budget, schedules, and contract requirement

Minimum Requirements:

All Construction Field Engineer 4 employees share common technical competencies in which they must demonstrate proficiency. These competencies are outlined below:

- Advanced technical knowledge in construction aspects of a specific engineering discipline
- Advanced knowledge of construction process
- Working technical knowledge in construction aspects of all engineering disciplines
- Ability to delegate and prioritize tasks based on staff skills
- Advanced knowledge of project team roles and responsibilities
- Advanced knowledge of other discipline scopes, roles, and responsibilities
- Working knowledge of applicable federal, state, and local codes
- Advanced knowledge of industry and company standards
- Ability to determine and apply contract requirements
- Advanced knowledge of company construction procedures including subcontracting practices
- Advanced knowledge of company and project safety requirements
- Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately with groups outside of Construction Field Engineering and the company
- Advanced ability to coordinate operations with construction team
- Ability to provide informal coaching and guidance to others
- Advanced ability to resolve problems and seek assistance if necessary
- Ability to take direction from project and departmental leadership
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office application suite
- Working knowledge of collaboration resources (i.e. SharePoint)
- Working knowledge of turnover department software
- Working knowledge of records management software


Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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