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Looking for candidates Substations Civil Design Engineer

  • GE Power
  • Experienced
  • Posted 11/22/2017 3:49:37 PM
  • 3016363
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Power Grid Solutions
Location(s): Mexico; Queretaro


About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.



Role Summary:

To plan basic and detailed design, to manage / monitor detailed execution progress, to deliver required engineering document for procurement, manufacturing and site erection associated to concerned activity, based on Customer specifications and requirement and internal standards. To elaborate / coordinate of documents done internally. Lead engineer is the technical guarantor of the proper performance of design, in matter of committed design budget (man days), deadline and Quality.



Essential Responsibilities:

  • Establish, based on tender and contract analysis, project strategy the list of documents to produce for covered field of activity.

  • Participate with PEM or PM to design time evaluation and deliverables issuance dates for concerned package and commit to such budget in man days and in time delivery.

  • Elaborate civil and structural basic design and detailed for HV and EHV substations such as: HV equipment foundations sizing, control building and relay building design, drainage, metallic structures design (Equipment support and gantries), etc.

  • Define civil design criteria’s for substations, ensuring traceability from Customer requirements specifications.

  • Manage and monitor detailed execution progress and short term plan.

  • Follow project strategy.

  • Highlight scope or design changes (data for claims ,claims, VO..)

  • Ensure traceability from Customer requirements to equipment specifications.

  • Participate to issuance of technical specifications and basic document to enable procurement of main items and SUBSTATION detailed design.

  • Prepare and or coordinate elaboration of document ,calculation and Simulation, to validate technical options proposed to the customer.

  • In line with general time schedule, participate to elaboration of required specification & BOQ to sourcing to prepare RFQ on time & coordinate BOQ updating.

  • Follow design subcontracting process.

  • Give support to project construction team in order to solve any issue related to substations engineering.


  • Qualifications/Requirements:

    We may not have a specific job for you today, but are interested in your expertise for tomorrow. We’re looking for experienced people, and we offer opportunities around the globe in Engineering.

  • Have a Bachelor's Degree on Civil or Mechanical Engineering+6 years general experience on engineering field.
  • Have minimum 5 year experience on HV and EHV substations civil and metallic structures design (110 kV and above).

  • Knowledge of international normative related to substations design.

  • Communication skills in English. Must have High Intermediates Level. Must be able to maintain a normal day-to-day fluid conversation on any topic).

  • First experience in management of subcontracted design work package of reduced size (preferably outside).

  • Willingness to work in different locations for short or medium period and to travel world-wide when required.

  • Knowledge of Transmission or Distribution industry.

  • Knowledge about Project organization and engineering process covering his field of activity.
  • We may not have a specific job for you today, but are interested in your expertise for tomorrow. We’re looking for experienced people, and we offer opportunities around the globe in Engineering.



    Desired Characteristics:

  • Knowledgeable of Alstom technology.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Ability to influence others and lead small teams.
  • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact.
  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously.
  • Effective problem identification and solution skills.
  • Proven analytical and organizational ability.



    Locations: Mexico; Queretaro

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


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