Hawaii Gas Project Engineer I in Honolulu, Hawaii

Under general supervision, performs on standard projects or phases of major projects; consults with supervisor routinely. JOB DUTIES:Performs all the engineering requirements of assigned projects to include the development and design of gas service specifications; the evaluation of proposed installation for compliance issues; provision of technical recommendations; the preparation of cost estimates, securing of approvals through CEF and management of budget, conformance to engineering standards and regulations; submitting for City and County Planning approval and Fire Permits for LPG installations; solicitation of bids for contractors when necessary.Assists other departments and neighbor island branches in the interpretations of codes and regulations. Provides expertise requested for new business projects and/or mains or services replacements or relocation and LPG tank installations. Conducts analytical and special studies on engineering proposals and field requirements.Provides technical assistance to architects, engineers, consultants, and developers. Assists customers with the design and troubleshooting of their gas systems. Reviews construction plans and proposals by other companies to preclude any conflicts with the utility gas network. Provides consultation and assists in coordination with contracting companies working near buried gas facilities. Prepares response letters to requests for plan reviews from other utilities, contractors, architects and developers.Prepares company standards, policies, and procedures, ensuring conformance to federal and local codes.Enforces appropriate safety rules and procedures; provides for a safe work environment. Complies with all written safety rules and procedures and reports all unsafe acts and conditions and corrects those within authority.Practices and communicates the Companyandrsquo;s Desired Leadership Style; sets expectations for project personnel that promulgate its principles.Keeps abreast of technological changes and developments in the industry and works with respective departments to implement viable changes.Performs related and other duties as assigned; e.g. prepares or completes reports; recommends personnel action. Assists the Engineering Department Manager with special projects and performs work in other related areas.