Career Opportunities

Sr. Project Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Project Engineer - High Voltage Testing and Maintenance Services

JOB FUNCTION:
Inspect and troubleshoot complex electrical systems.
Demonstrate to customers how HMT’s complete electrical testing and maintenance programs will assist them in avoiding dangerous and costly electrical failures.
Interpret Engineering Reports for customers and assist with the engineering recommendations.
Establish customer maintenance programs for testing and maintenance of switchgear and transformers.
Prepare project estimates and proposals.
Maintain strong client relationships - perform inside and outside sales activities in support of HMT’s engineering and technical services.
Coordinate, schedule, and direct field work with HMT’s field technicians and with customers.
Serve as project manager for various projects both temporary and ongoing.
Complete projects consistently on budget and at a reasonable contribution.
Locate and purchase parts and materials for customer work.
Position requires limited supervision.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduate Engineer BSEE required, with electric power emphasis preferred.
Licensed Professional or PE registration desirable.
Three to ten years experience in electrical power delivery systems with a utility, major manufacturer, or major facility.
Familiar with all types of test equipment and have some experience in coordination of electrical systems.
Good theoretical understanding of electrical power systems, and good aptitude for problem evaluation.
Strong background and experience in most types of switchgear testing through the 230 kV class.
Knowledge of the National Electrical Code and various industry standards, such as OSHA and NFPA.
Strong verbal and written communications skills.
Good judgment, dependable, responsible for management of large projects that require good supervisory and organizational skills.
May be mentally demanding, requiring concentration on several projects and activities at once.
Strong computer skills including editing, formatting and using templates in Microsoft Word, use of Internet for standards/products/manufacturer research and operation of computer controlled test equipment.
Able to write detailed reports and process project billing with few changes.
Regularly required to stand, walk, use hands and fingers, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk, hear, and smell. Frequently required to sit, climb and balance. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus. Regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and frequently lift and/or move 100-pound test sets.
Valid Driver’s License.
Willing to work flexible hours, weekends, holidays and night work occasional in hot or cold conditions due to weather or customer environmental conditions.
Business dress normally appropriate, although work clothes suitable to the occasion are acceptable.

OUR COMPANY:
HMT, Inc., headquartered in Syracuse, New York has been a leader in high voltage electrical engineering, equipment testing, maintenance, calibration, and repair services since 1996. We are an independent testing company and provide unbiased test results and recommendations based on the latest principles of quality and value engineering. HMT has achieved Full Member status with the InterNational Electrical Testing Association (NETA) that has worked with a variety of industries to establish reliable and safe procedures and standards. You can capture additional information through our web site at www.hmt-electric.com.

HMT is an equal opportunity employer. It will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, sex, religion, age, national origin, color, disability, or veteran status. HMT is committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

If you are interested in pursuing employment opportunities with HMT, Inc.,
please forward your resume to:

HMT, Inc.
P.O. Box 1957
Cicero, NY 13039
315-699-5911 - fax
Email: careers@hmt-electric.com