Substations Civil Design Engineer (Engineer 3)

03 Oct 2016
22 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
To plan basic and detailed design, to manage / monitor detailed execution progress, to deliver required engineering document for procurement, manufacturing and site erection associated to concerned activity, based on Customer specifications and requirement and internal standards To elaborate / coordinate of documents.

Essential Responsibilities

• Establish, based on tender and contract analysis, project
strategy the list of documents to produce for covered field of activity
• Participate with PEM or PM to design time evaluation and deliverables issuance dates for concerned package and commit to such budget in man days and in time delivery
• Elaborate civil and structural basic design and detailed for HV and EHV substations such as: HV equipment foundations sizing, control building and relay building design, drainage, metallic structures design (Equipment support and gantries), etc.
• Define civil design criteria's for substations, ensuring traceability from Customer requirements specifications.
• Follow project strategy
• Highlight scope or design changes (data for claims, VO..)
• Participate to issuance of technical specifications and basic document to enable procurement of main items and SUBSTATION detailed design
• Prepare and or coordinate elaboration of document ,calculation and Simulation, to validate technical options proposed to the customer
• In line with general time schedule, participate to elaboration of required specification & BOQ to sourcing to prepare RFQ on time & coordinate BOQ updating
• Follow design process.
• Give support to project construction team in order to solve any issue related to substations engineering.


• Have a Bachelor's Degree on Civil or Mechanical Engineering+6 years general experience on engineering field.
• Have minimum 5 year experience on HV and EHV substations civil and metallic structures design (110 kV and above).
• Knowledge of international normative related to substations design.
• Communication skills in English. Must have High Intermediates Level. Must be able to maintain a normal day-to-day fluid conversation on any topic).
• First experience in management of subcontracted design work package of reduced size (preferably outside)
• Willingness to work in different locations for short or medium period and to travel world-wide when required
• Knowledge of Transmission or Distribution industry
• Knowledge about Project organization and engineering process covering his field of activity

Desired Characteristics

Knowledgeable of Alstom technology.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
Ability to influence others and lead small teams.
Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact.
Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously.
Effective problem identification and solution skills.
Proven analytical and organizational ability.