Job ID:  26442245

Company:  ALLETE

Application Type:  Seeking Full-time (post graduate opportunities)

Job Title:  Engineeer III/Senior

Description:  RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides project management leadership and expertise under limited guidance. Takes responsibility for projects, programs, or a portfolio of projects. Develops and communicates project management plans to execute project scope, schedule, and cost with internal and external stakeholders. Responsibilities include scheduling, project work breakdown structure, cost control and other project control functions for projects. Projects will support Electric Utility infrastructure improvements along with a variety of support services projects. Leads independent projects or bundled projects and on-site construction oversight when needed. Manages a variety of construction and professional services contracts. An employee in this position has developed expert knowledge of the organization, processes, best practices, and customers. Uses experience, best practices, and fresh perspective to solve complex problems and improve products and services. Requires substantial knowledge and experience in own discipline. Requires excellent interpersonal and communication skills to effectively build and maintain internal and external working relationships. Provides technical leadership and direction for engineering staff in area of expertise to assure application of sound engineering practices in a cost-effective manner to enhance customer operations, maintain reliability of systems and safety for MP employees and the public. Performs administrative work relating to projects and assignments acts as staff advisor and technical consultant within and outside assigned department in area of expertise. Promotes positive change in Minnesota Power business strategy through achievement of customer specific objectives and technological innovation of practical and profitable nature, (i.e., stakeholders benefit). REQUIRED EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in engineering, or equivalent REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Engineer III: Four plus years job-related experience. A master's degree in engineering may be equivalent for up to one year of related experience. Certification: Professional Engineer license. Engineer Senior: Eight plus years job-related experience. A master's degree in engineering may be equivalent for up to one year of related experience. Certification: Professional Engineer license. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Demonstrated professional engineering competence and performance at a Senior level. This position may be subject to assessment of skills, job match and/or aptitude. Employer will not sponsor visas for position. External applicants must apply online via www.allete.com/careers . ALLETE is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, age, marital status, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, status with regard to public assistance or any other protected class. If you are an individual with disabilities who needs accommodation or you are having difficulty using our website to apply for employment, please contact our Human Resources department at 218-723-7553. EEO/AA/F/M/Vet/Disabled

Application Instructions:
Apply online at http://www.allete.com/careers