Support Engineer/Senior Engineer
Posted on: June 26, 2020
Support Engineer/Senior Engineer
- Prepares moderately complex plans and conducts engineering
assignments, alone or as part of a team. Schedules work to meet
completion dates and technical specifications. Reviews design
documentation to determine compliance with design criteria or
- Works in a variety of engineering functions either in field
locations or in the home office, which may include necessary
activities to optimize system/component performance and
availability, and analysis for and development of design packages
to add/modify systems, components or standards.
- Solves a range of moderately complex technical problems or
issues. Analyzes possible solutions and assesses each using
standard procedures. Applies broad engineering principles to
provide technical and cost-effective recommendations that resolve
- Works effectively in a team environment and may assume the role
of team leader.
- Prepares cost estimates and assists in bid and material
procurement contract evaluations.
- Assists in the special testing of components, troubleshooting
of equipment or process problems or special studies.
- Provides technical guidance and recommendations to other PPL
employees in support of high quality, timely and cost-effective
engineering solutions to technical problems.
- Builds knowledge of the organization processes, customers and
wide understanding of the technical and engineering aspect of the
equipment and facilities in the function's work scope.
Under general supervision, responsible for moderately complex
engineering activities including a variety of tasks in the
planning, design, construction, operation and maintenance of
systems, structures, facilities, components and tariffs in
generation, transmission, distribution or utilization of electrical
energy. Works with regular guidance in own area of knowledge,
conferring with supervision or other experts on unusual
Candidate QualificationsCandidates must meet the basic
qualifications and pass all required tests or assessments to
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required
to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and
to complete the required employment eligibility form upon
Basic Qualifications1. Bachelor's Degree in engineering or
engineering technology from a college or university Discipline
required will vary by the specific job requirements.
2. Minimum 2 years related engineering experience.Equal Employment
OpportunityOur company is an equal opportunity, affirmative action
employer dedicated to diversity and the strength it brings to the
workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex,
national origin, protected veteran status, sexual orientation,
gender identify, genetic information, disability status, or any
other protected characteristic.Regular or Temporary
Preferred Qualifications1. Bachelor's Degree in engineering or
engineering technology from a college or university accredited by
ABET, or recognized by ABET as substantially equivalent. Discipline
required will vary by the specific job requirements. OR PE license
in the state of Pennsylvania.
2. Engineer in Training Certificate.
- Experience in the energy industry.
4. PE license in the state of Pennsylvania.
- Background in tariff, generation interconnections, or
regulatory environment such as dealing with PUC, PJM, or other
regulatory entities on tariff and distributed generation.Full-time
Corporate SummaryAs one of the largest investor-owned companies in
the U.S. utility sector, PPL Corporation delivers on its promises
to customers, investors, employees and the communities we serve.
Our utilities - Western Power Distribution, Louisville Gas and
Electric and Kentucky Utilities, and PPL Electric Utilities -
provide an outstanding service experience for our customers,
consistently ranking among the best in the United States and the
United Kingdom. PPL has grown from a company with customers and
facilities in one region of Pennsylvania to a diverse energy
company with more than 10 million customers in the U.S. and the
U.K. PPL provides energy for millions of customers while providing
challenging and rewarding careers for thousands of employees around
the U.S. and abroad.
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