Field Engineer (728-188)

  • Green Job Crawler
  • Denver, CO
  • 30 Nov, 2019

Job Description

Field Engineer - Denver, COWestwood Professional Services, Inc.Westwood Professional Services, Inc. is seeking a Field Engineer to supportour renewable energy field services team. As a Field Engineer, theindividual will support a variety of engineering and construction relatedfield work tasks associated with the development and construction of wind,solar, energy storage and power delivery projects across the US.Westwood's Field Engineer role is a fast paced, dynamic, and rewardingrole that offers (EITs) the opportunity to experience engineering andconstruction in action. Individuals that excel in this role are passionateabout their work, enjoy complex problem solving, and enjoy interacting andlearning from others. Working under the direction of Westwood'sprofessional and field services management you will gain valuable engineeringexperience that counts towards their professional engineering (PE)licensure. In addition, the position offers an opportunity for highercompensation and increased access to travel when compared to based engineeringWhat you will do:Operate unmanned aerial systems (drones) to obtain aerial imagery andproject data.Utilize advanced GPS equipment to locate and map objects and utilities in thefield.Utilize iPads to collect data via a cloud based data collection platform.Operate utility terrain vehicles (UTVs) in a safe manner while performingfield work.Perform load tests on installed solar foundation piles across the US.Support data processing and reporting associated with project field work.Collaborate with engineering and construction personnel to develop andimplement innovative and effective solutions.Communicate directly with clients, engineers, contractors, and thirdparties involved with Westwood's projects.Work closely with construction teams to ensure that work is done in accordancewith engineering details, specifications, and permits.Review construction documents and confirm they are adequate, followed, andfiled for the necessary construction activities.Perform periodic inspection of wind and solar equipment and review contractoror manufacture inspection documentation.Required ExperienceBachelor of Science in Engineering.Strong background in leading and promoting safe work environments.Experience with wind and solar construction and/or engineering is a plus.Valid driver's license with a favorable driving record.Strong verbal and written communication skills.Strong aptitude in the use of technology.Positive and professional attitude with the ability to solve complexchallenges as they arise.An interest and/or passion for energy related infrastructure, inparticular wind and solar generation.Willingness to work onsite in variable weather conditions for extendedduration. Projects may be anywhere within the US and onsite duration may rangefrom weeks to months.Food and lodging allowances to be provided.For extended duration projects, travel home to be provided in accordancewith company policies.About Westwood Professional Services, Inc. (Westwood)Westwood is a multi-disciplined national surveying and engineering servicesprovider for commercial and residential development, wind and solarenergy, and electric transmission projects. Westwood was established in 1972in Minneapolis, Minnesota and has grown to serve clients across the nationfrom multiple U.S. offices. In 2017, Westwood received Zweig Group's BestFirms to Work For and Marketing Excellence awards, ranked on industry top 25lists, and received recognition for its involvement on award-winningprojects nEqual Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individualswith disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.