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Engineer I - Job ID 110160

Organization : Kansas City Power and Light Company
Location: United States, Missouri, Kansas City Area
End of contest: June 6, 2014
Type (Full time / Part time): Full time
Brief Description of Duties

  • This position serves as a direct point of customer contact and initiates, processes, and follows up with customer's requests for service.
  • This position utilizes effective project management, planning, and scheduling skills and uses good judgment in decision making to complete field observations, inspections, necessary right-of-way and easement documents, and notations necessary to complete detailed construction plans for construction, maintenance, removal and replacement work.

Education & Experience

  • This position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from an accredited university (ABET) and typically possesses 0-2 years of engineering experience.
  • Knowledge and ability to apply problem solving approaches and engineering theory.
  • Knowledge of engineering designs, principles and practices.

Special Background, Experience

  • In-depth knowledge of mapping, network design, standards, drafting, construction drawing and general system operations 
  • Knowledge of network operations procedures 
  • Communicates effectively, both verbally and in writing 
  • Ability to obtain/negotiate necessary local, state & Federal permits for projects as required, including easement documents 
  • Must have good computer skills 
  • Ability to utilize a variety of Microsoft programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.) 
  • Effective project management, planning and scheduling skills 
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Able to work with and/or manage external audiences including city, township, county and state officials, as well as contractors and developers 
  • Understand customer value drivers 
  • Handle multiple projects simultaneously and use good judgment in decision making 
  • Ability to adapt in a changing environment 
  • Represent KCP&L at all times with impeccable honesty, integrity, and professionalism

NOTE: At this time applications are not being accepted via regular mail, fax, or e-mail. We are only accepting applications through this Website.

If you are interested in applying for a position with Kansas City Power & Light, a Great Plains Energy subsidiary, you must use this online application and submit your resume in the designated area.

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Kansas City Power and Light Company
1200 Main St
Kansas City
Alabama United States