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Puget Sound Energy, Inc Civil Engineer II in Snoqualmie, Washington

Puget Sound Energy is looking to grow our community with top talented individuals like you! With our rapidly growing, award winning energy efficiency programs, our pathway to an exciting and innovative future is now.PSE'sVice President of Operationsteam is looking for qualified candidates to fill anopenCivil Engineer IIposition!Specific details regarding the work arrangements for this position will be discussed in further detail during the interview process.Job DescriptionPuget Sound Energy's Substation Design and Engineering department is looking for a Civil Engineer II to join our team! The engineer shall possess a range of experience, and/or understanding of civil and structural engineering topics. Solutions typically provided by the engineer may involve complex issues, requiring interpretation of requirements, application of advanced analytical techniques and non-standard solutions. Candidate should have the flexibility to deal with shifting budgets and priorities; the ability and resiliency to adapt to changes; and a personality that promotes optimism and synergy.Under minimal supervision of more experienced staff, engineer will develop professional knowledge and abilities with developing civil permit and construction drawings for land development associated with new and existing substations. Work assignments can include grading plans, storm drainage, erosion control and other civil related elements. An understanding of state and local storm water regulations, building codes and industry standards is expected. The successful candidate should demonstrate a working knowledge of civil related calculations, reports, technical specifications and cost estimates; and supporting the permitting and construction phases of projects. The ability to communicate effectively, clearly and concisely, both verbally and written to diverse audiences in most setting is desirable. Basic understanding of electrical substation assembly and safe design practices is a plus.Upholds the safety compliance standards inherent in PSE's operating and/or field procedures related to work responsibilities. Promotes and supports a culture of total safety.This position may be subject to random DOT drug and/or alcohol testing.Demonstrates commitment to conduct business honestly, ethically and consistent with our core values and Code of Conduct. Ensures duties are performed in accordance with all regulatory compliance obligations.Job ResponsibilitiesWorks on projects that are often composed of many interrelated elements.Interprets requirements and application of company and industry standards, guidelines, and methods.Applies engineering principles, practices, and theories.Creates and reviews cost estimates, and provides economic analysis for project alternatives.Plans and develops project budgets with appropriate documentation.Identifies potential areas of weakness with assigned work, and initiates corrective action.Ensures compliance with codes, standards, and design requirements.May coordinate the work of engineering assistants, technicians, or others who assist in specific assignments (including contractors/consultants).Supports emergency response work as requested including immediate and extended restoration efforts driven by weather and other system failures.Performs other duties as assigned.Minimum QualificationsBachelor of Science degree or PE license in electrical, mechanical, civil or other appropriate engineering fieldExperience in planning, design, specification preparation, technical field work, project cost estimating and scheduling (typically achieved after 3 or more years practice as a degreed engineer). Years of acquired experience is provided as a guide and alone does not constitute readiness for job level as individual's skill acquisition rates can vary significantly.Organization, documenta