Randstad Engineering Technologist in Charlotte, North Carolina

Engineering Technologist


Charlotte, NC Salary:

US$ 26 - US$ 29 per hour Date Posted:

Monday, October 3, 2016 Experience:

12 years Job Type:


Reference #:



Randstad Engineering

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Electrical power generation client is currently seeking a Senior Engineering Technologist preferably in the Charlotte, NC or Lake Mary, FL area, but the position could work out of Raleigh, NC, Cincinnati, OH, or Plainfield, IN areas as well. This is a 1 year, 4 month CONTRACT position. No per diem is available.

Responsibilities for the Engineering Technologist

  • Create Maximo material item templates for transmission material items. Review and correct Maximo transmission material items to follow the developed template format to ensure consistency. Review current material item specifications to ensure correct manufacturer, part or model number, cost data is accurate and complete.

  • Review current material items such as transformers, breakers, poles, relays, etc. to ensure proper accounting has been applied to compatible unit. Work within Maximo to submit new material item requests for items. Create material item compatible units for new transmission material items.

  • Submit request to catalog group to consolidate duplicate material items as they are identified. Review and ensure that unit of measure matches the Material Issue Unit in the Item Master. Material usage/obsolescence review of substation material items. Develop queries of Maximo database.

Requirements for the Engineering Technologist

  • Maximo experience required. Either 6+ years of relevant industry experience coupled with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (or equivalent), or 8+ years of experience and Associate Degree in Engineering Technology (or equivalent), or 12+ years equivalent experience without a degree.

  • A general understanding of work methods, material, resources, tools, and equipment used for protection and control and transmission lines, distribution, and transmission substations preferred. A detailed understanding of the unit of property catalog (retirement units/units of property, property units, utility accounts, and FERC accounts) preferred.

  • A general understanding of how units of property are unitized and booked in PowerPlan, PowerPlan validation rules and what causes ARC (close) failures preferred. A general understanding of CWIP, RWIP, CIAC, tax jurisdictions, and other information PowerPlan uses preferred.

  • A detailed understanding of capital work orders and O&M work orders preferred. A general understanding of what accounting states require and what accounting is used in rate cases preferred. A detailed understanding, or able to learn quickly, of CU hierarchy preferred.

  • A detailed understanding of how every piece of data in a CU is used by Maximo and other systems preferred. A detailed understanding of Maximo asset templates, location templates, static and dynamic attribution, job plans, master PMs, and PMs preferred. A detailed understanding of how all the design tools use CUs preferred.


  • 401K

  • Health Insurance

Job Number: 125749

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