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Xcel Energy Services, Inc. Senior Or Principal Electrical Engineer - Henderson, CO Job in Henderson, Colorado

Location(s): CO - HendersonAre you an engineer who wants a challenging, rewarding career at a Fortune500 company that's committed to excellence, safety and environmentalstewardship? Do you want to be part of shaping our energy future? Anengineering position at Xcel Energy could be a great match for you.Xcel Energy is seeking an experienced Electrical Engineer to be based inHenderson, CO. This position will require travel to support our power plantfleet within Colorado, up to 50% of the time.During COVID-19 Pandemic this position may require the ability to temporarilywork remote within the company service territory until company protocoldictates return to the office criteria has been met.Position SummaryApplies extensive technical expertise, and has full knowledge of otherrelated disciplines. Performs as a staff advisor and consultant in a technicalspecialty, a type of facility or equipment, or a program function. Carriesout complex or innovative assignments requiring the development of new orimproved techniques and procedures. Work is expected to result in thedevelopment of new/improved techniques and procedures or new/refinedequipment, materials, processes, products, and/or scientificmethods. Represents the organization as the prime technical contact oncontracts and projects and interacts with senior external personnel onsignificant technical matters often requiring coordination betweenorganizations. Work is performed without appreciable direction andconsiderable latitude is exercised in determining technical objectives ofassignment. Guidance relates largely to overall objectives, criticalissues, new concepts and policy matters. Completed work is reviewed from arelatively long- term perspective, for desired results. May assign tasks toand direct engineers, technicians, craft personnel and administrativestaff, including coordination and review of work assignments. Responsiblefor (and may lead) multiple projects of moderate to large size or portionsof mEssential Responsibilitiesa) Applies extensive technical expertise and has an understanding of thebasic principals of other related disciplines. Fully demonstrates the uniquetechnical skills and core competencies for this engineering level by applyingtechnical standards, principles, theories, concepts, and techniques tolead projects of moderate to large size, scope and complexity.b) Largely self-directed work is expected to result in the development ofnew or improved techniques, procedures and standards. Supports thedevelopment of technical documentation (including but not limited todesigns, testing, calculations, reports, standards, etc.)c) Without appreciable direction exercises considerable latitude indetermining ongoing technical support for project activities within areas suchas Operations, Maintenance, Testing/diagnostics and Regulatory. Providesfield engineering oversight and direction for activities such as support ,testing, installation, inspections, commissioning etc.d) Coordinates/leads multiple projects or portions of projects(including phases such as research, design, equipment selection,procurement, installation and commissioning). May lead more criticalprojects with oversight of a higher level engineer or supervisor.e) Represents the organization as the prime technical contact in thebid/evaluation processes including preparation of bid documents,completion of technical evaluations for proposals and providingrecommendations for selection. Interacts with senior external personnel onsignificant technical matters often requiring coordination with internal andexternal organizations.f) Effectively and with precision resolves difficult technical/businessmatters both inter-organizationally and with outside customer/vendors withall formats of communication.g) May assign tasks to and/or direct engineers, technicians, craftpersonnel and other support staff including coordination and review of workassignments. Provides guidance and mentoring to less experienced engineers.Resp

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