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SCADA Engineer - W/WW

Company: RK&K
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: July 30, 2022

Job Description:

RK&K has an immediate and exciting opportunity for an Electrical Engineer to join our team in Virginia Beach, Virginia and help implement cutting-edge technology advancements in municipal and commercial utility systems. As an Electrical Engineer at RK&K you will support the evaluation, design, commissioning and troubleshooting of electrical and instrumentation and control systems for water and wastewater transmission/conveyance, storage and treatment, natural gas transmission and related facilities.
Basic Responsibilities/Functions

  • Design, size, select and specify equipment and instrumentation used to power, monitor, and control utility engineering systems
  • Conduct technical evaluations to support planning and design efforts related to instrumentation and control systems
  • Prepare and review technical memoranda, reports, drawings, specifications, and miscellaneous contract documents
  • Facilitate construction administration and engineering services (submittal review, contract document interpretation, requests for information, correspondence, change requests and change orders)
  • Perform field engineering and inspection services including factory and site operational and acceptance testing and trouble shooting
  • Prepare documentation and support startup and commissioning of new facilities
  • Communicate effectively and coordinate with clients, utility owners, and project teams including other design disciplines, such as architectural, civil, mechanical, plumbing, structural and electrical designer professionals
  • Prepare detailed engineering cost estimates

    Other Duties
    Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
    What We Offer
    RK&K offers excellent potential for career advancement and professional growth. We also offer attractive compensation packages commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, tuition reimbursement, company health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances as well as a 401(k) plan with company matching.
    About Us
    RK&K is a full-service planning, engineering, environmental, and construction management/inspection firm serving a wide range of clients in the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, and South-Central United States. Fueled by a talented and diversified staff of more than 1,400 in strategically located offices, RK&K provides creative solutions to complex challenges that improve the quality of life in our communities. RK&K's technical expertise places it 73rd on ENR's 2022 listing of the Top 500 Design Firms. What sets RK&K apart is an award-winning culture that has fostered a spirit of collaboration and trust for nearly 100 years. To its clients, the firm delivers concepts, processes and outcomes that are designed for success. RK&K has earned its reputation as a trusted partner, responsive employer, and community steward.Required Technical and Functional Skills

    • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, or related engineering field
    • One (1) to (4) four years of experience in electrical and instrumentation and control systems
    • Excellent technical writing and communication skills
    • Demonstrated proficiency in organization and presentation of documentation
    • A self-starter, versatile, and interested in working on a variety of projects
    • Ability to work with others to solve complex electrical and instrumentation and control systems issues
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite including Word, Outlook, Project, Excel and PowerPoint, AutoCAD, and Revit.

      Preferred Qualifications

      • Successful completion of FE/EIT
      • Familiarity with electrical codes and standards
      • Proficiency with PLC and OIT programming
      • Proficiency with SCADA systems
      • Demonstrated experience with the sizing, design, specification, construction, and start-up of electrical power and instrumentation and control systems including power distribution, standby power, variable frequency drives, PLC systems, instrumentation, and SCADA
      • Knowledge pertaining to water/wastewater/natural gas utility systems


Keywords: RK&K, Virginia Beach , SCADA Engineer - W/WW, Other , Virginia Beach, Virginia

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