Senior Electrical Project Engineer - PE, State of CA Required in Roseville, CA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 11/25/2020

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Job Description

JobID: 380451

Johnson Service Group is seeking a Very High Level l Project Engineer for a Full Time Role located in the Roseville, CA area. - PE State of CA required.

CLIENT is NOT sponsoring Visa’s for this role. Candidate must be able to work without sponsorship.
Job Summary

This is a senior high-level project engineer job that requires high level of engineering duties and is routinely requested by management to lead/consult and implement, as assigned, engineering, maintenance and/or operational solutions for the most complex and high-risk exposure business endeavors, very large capital and expense improvements to power generation facilities, and/or high-profile projects. This role develops and applies extensive risk management and programmatic approaches for high risk and/or system-wide issues; and/or applies extensive technical knowledge and negotiation skills to resolve complex challenges; and/or negotiates and resolves broad or complex technical issues. You will provide extensive leadership, coaching and development of less experienced engineers. In addition, provide high-level technical briefings, advice, and recommendations to upper management. There may be responsibilities may include Privileged and Confidential work. 

Job Responsibilities

Performs the functions of Journey and Senior level Project Engineer but for more complex, larger budget, higher risk exposure, and higher profile projects. Jobs duties include, but are not limited to: 

  • Applies extensive generation expertise to develop strategic and tactical strategies and solutions for the most complex business endeavors. 
  • Consults on multiple large highly complex engineering, construction projects, programs, outages, and contracts. 
  • Develops and applies extensive risk management and programmatic approaches for high risk, high visibility, and/or system-wide issues and is responsible for developing appropriate solutions to technical problems. 
  • Acts as a company witness, liaison, and/or information provider on complex issues to outside parties; presents clear, concise, and well-reasoned positions for desired ideas and proposals. 
  • Collaboratively resolves broad or complex settlement agreements with multiple external parties involving high value, highly contentious, or critical projects. 
  • Represents our CLIENT at external industry associations, committees, trade organizations and other inter-utility groups. 
  • Researches and develops innovative solutions to solve challenging technical issues. 
  • Performs complex and advanced engineering system modeling, analyses, studies, and supports development of conceptual designs. 
  • Provides expert technical support in incident investigations and root cause analysis and makes recommendations to address local and system-wide problems. 
  • Provides high-level technical briefings, advice, and recommendations to upper management.  Develops technical policies, procedures, and leads the development and revision of standards, specifications, construction documents, and guidelines. 
  • Interprets, clarifies, and educates others in applicable industry and Company standards. 
  • Provides expert knowledge and guidance to others in design reviews, start-up testing, inspections, and condition assessment; actively supports complex and/or large project start-up tests and field inspections. 
  • Develops and nurtures constructive relationships with internal and external individuals and teams. 

Regularly takes a leadership role on technically complex projects. Customarily and regularly uses discretion and independent judgment in fulfilling these job functions. Regularly supports Directors, Managers, Principals, and Supervising engineers on programmatic solutions, process improvements, and contracting strategies.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent experience in engineering, design, construction or regulatory project management,
  • 20 years, including generation or heavy industry project engineering and management
  • 15 years. PE-Professional Engineer license, California


  • PMP Project Management Professional certification
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering or job-related discipline or equivalent experience
  • Expert knowledge of power generating facility systems, structures, components, principles, and theories as needed to perform at the job level
  • Knowledge of relevant federal, state, and local regulations and laws - for example FERC, NERC, CAISO, CPUC - as needed to perform at the job level
  • Knowledge of risk and compliance assessment and management theories, concepts, methods, best practices, and techniques as needed to perform at the job level

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