Remote or Saint Louis, MO
**_About The Position_**
_The Engineer will provide technical expertise, support, and consultation for Energy Delivery Divisions (MO and IL) regarding electric distribution system components, material specifications, design standards, construction standards and tools. Represent Ameren in various industry and trade associations through participation and leadership to enhance Ameren technical capabilities and influence technical solutions to issues facing Ameren and the utility industry._
**_Key responsibilities include:_**
+ Develop Engineering Design and Construction Standards in compliance with the National Electric Safety Code (NESC) for the maintenance and construction of new and existing distribution facilities with attention to safety, economics, availability, and customer reliability. Define material requirements through field investigations, contact with suppliers, factory representatives, and other utilities. Develop and update the Ameren Electric Service Manual.
+ Perform economic analysis of alternate construction or maintenance practices and alternate materials. Investigate material failures as reported by field personnel and initiate corrective action as necessary. Apply continuous improvement principles to all areas of responsibility.
+ Perform studies, analyze data, and create timely reports that support recommendations for cost and efficiency improvements. Provide training as required to field personnel.
+ Establish relationships and positively interact with other internal Energy Delivery groups and customers, and external vendors, contractors, industry and trade associations, and architect/engineering firms in performing the duties of the position.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited college or university, preferably Electrical Engineering. Professional Engineer (PE) License or active commitment to obtain is required. Three or more years in various utility distribution engineering, operations, or related areas preferred. Must have good knowledge of materials, tools, and equipment used in utility distribution system construction.
* Hybrid Work Environment: Position will be a mixture of work from home, in the office, and in the field.
*Salary and level on Technical Engineer Path dependent upon individual credentials, experience, and/or engineer technical path/ position market pay level.
**In addition to the above qualifications, the successful candidate will demonstrate:**
Good analytical, communication, and human relations skills; Must be a creative self-starter and have ability to work effectively as part of a team; Ability to handle multiple projects with varying completion dates and the following Ameren competencies: Think Customer, Inspire and Engage, Foster Innovation, Drive Results, Champion Learning, Build Trust, and Be Strategic.
Ameren's selection process includes a series of interviews and may include a leadership assessment process. Specific details will be provided to qualified candidates.
**All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, genetic information, military service or status, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other class, trait, or status protected by law.**
St. Louis-based Ameren Corporation powers the quality of life for 2.4 million electric customers and more than 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area through its Ameren Missouri and Ameren Illinois rate-regulated utility subsidiaries. Ameren Illinois provides electric transmission and distribution service and natural gas distribution service. Ameren Missouri provides electric generation, transmission and distribution service, as well as natural gas distribution service. Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois develops, owns and operates rate-regulated regional electric transmission projects. For more information, visit Ameren.com, or follow us on Twitter at @AmerenCorp, Facebook.com/AmerenCorp, or LinkedIn/company/Ameren.