SRP's Generation Engineering department has an opening for a Principal Mechanical Engineer. At least 10 years of design and project management experience working with power generation equipment and systems is required, preferably at combined cycle or coal power plants.
Performs as an engineering project/program leader/engineer on projects/programs which are large or have many complex features.
Prepares specifications, evaluates bids, and prepares recommendation materials for management consideration when evaluating large or complex procurements.
Performs as a staff consultant and/or advisor in a technical specialty.
May performs engineering design, analysis, and studies in an area of technical specialty requiring a significant knowledge of related fields.
Provides engineering discipline leadership when administering and reviewing work performed by consultants and others.
May prepare and/or conduct written and oral reports and presentations.
When required/requested, serves on industry committees and task forces as a representative of SRP.
Active leadership role in promoting safety within department.
Actively develops and trains engineers on technical, project management, and/or best practices related activities. Identifies or creates development opportunities.
Establishes standards and facilitates Standards Change Processes in the discipline when required.
Leads collaboration across SRP.
Represents SRP in legal and regulatory matters or proceedings of technical nature when required.
Demonstrates substantive thought leadership to further new ideas, products, services, and/or business processes to increase efficiency, effectiveness, and/or customer satisfaction.
Demonstrates substantive leadership in organizational change management to foster the success of new business products, services, and/or business processes.
EITHER I OR II
I - Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited curriculum
1. Additional specialty training (MS Engineering, MBA, or 18 graduate level college semester hours from an accredited institution in an engineering related field)
2. State Professional Engineering Registration
II - State Professional Engineering Registration
Additional specialty training (18 graduate level college semester hours from an accredited institution)
Ten (10) years full time professional experience actively engaged in engineering practice.
Must have demonstrated the successful accomplishment of work as defined for this position.
Contributed to the authoring, publishing and/or presenting of internal or external technical papers.
SRP is one of the largest public power and water utilities in the U.S. providing electricity to approximately one million customers in the greater metropolitan Phoenix area. Since its founding in 1903, SRP has fostered a culture of stewardship and customer service consistently ranking as an industry leader in customer service according to J.D. Power. SRP continues to adapt to its changing business environment by seeking innovative ways to reimagine utility service and the provision of critical resources essential to the life and economy of Arizona.