Project Engineer

Engineering and Construction Los Angeles, California San Francisco, California


Description

About EVgo 

EVgo is the nation’s largest public fast charging network for electric vehicles, with more than 800 fast charging locations in 66 markets in 34 states. Powered by 100% renewable energy. EVgo serves more than 200,000 customers nationwide.

EVgo fast chargers are compatible with all fast charge capable EV models currently on the market, including Tesla Models S/X/3 with a CHAdeMO adapter EVgo has the best operating record in the industry – more than 98% uptime – and consistently earns top consumer scores on PlugShare. 

Founded in 2010, EVgo partners with retail hosts, hotels, shopping centers, gas stations parking lot operators, and other stakeholders to make it easier to fast charge your EV close to where you live, work and play.

Position Summary:

EVgo is seeking a Project Engineer to manage the technical aspects of EVgo charger builds in the RFP through Commissioning phases. A bridge between Development Engineering and Project Management & Construction, you will support finding the right contractors, ensuring they are onboarded and using the project management tools, handling RFIs.  Overall, the Project Engineer manages to get EVgo's large volume of fast paced projects into the hands of our trusted contractors to get them built and placed into operation.

Responsibilities:

  • Package project RFPs and manage the centralized RFP system
  • Provide analysis of contractor bids for design/build services for all EVgo charging station projects.
  • Coordinate the resolution of Requests for Information (RFI) during the bidding and construction phases, and will manage the review and approval of change orders
  • Support Project Managers and Contractors with system-level functions for budget and scheduling functions as well as field mobile apps.
  • Coordinate the purchase of equipment and coordinate the logistics of delivery.
  • Accountability for excellent quality control and code compliance when reviewing Contractor bids, RFIs, and work deliverables.
  • Ensure projects adhere to EVgo standards as much as possible as they pertain to new programs, technology selection, and regional requirements.
  • Pipeline Reporting and maintenance; provide conscientious reporting on multiple projects in the RFP and construction phases.

Qualifications:

  • BS/ MS in Engineering, Electrical Engineering preferred, PE or EIT working towards PE preferred.
  • 2-5 years of experience in construction-related projects
  • Computer savvy, comfortable working with databases. Salesforce or Sitetracker experience a big plus.
  • Ability to work on a high volume of short timeline (3-6 month) projects
  • Project estimating, construction related costing methods, RFP methodologies
  • Utility, Renewables (commercial solar, energy storage), High Voltage Engineering Industry Experience.
  • Understanding of distribution network and utility/ AHJ requirements.
  • Working knowledge of Salesforce or enterprise CRM systems.
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal communication, and management skills.

 

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