KBR Technical Professional Leader - Electrical in Buffalo, New York

Title: Technical Professional Leader - Electrical

Location: US-US-NY-Buffalo

Job Number: 1049370


When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, procurement, construction, and services company, we support the energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure, power, industrial, and commercial markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business segments, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our clients have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With more than 27,000 employees around the world, we deliver top-quality service and performance in engineering, procurement, construction, operations and maintenance, logistics and project management services to clients who entrust us with their most vital projects.

Join us, and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401(k) plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


Under broad direction, the Technical Professional Leader - Electrical supervises and leads a group of engineers and provides technical direction over a group and is responsible for coaching and developing lower level professionals. The incumbent plans, budgets, organizes, and controls an important segment of a very extensive and highly diversified engineering program or an entire engineering program of moderate scope. Job role is responsible for a measurable asset such as an assigned staff and budget.


Responsible for study, design, specification and services related to electrical and electronic systems including power generation, transmission and distribution, power systems performance and control, cabling and wiring, lighting, motor control centers, communications systems, cathodic protection, grounding lightning protection, heat tracing etc.

Provides technical guidance to designers and less experienced engineers.

May be responsible for leadership of a functional area on a small project or a segment of a larger project.




Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or similar engineering field



years of professional working experience


Experience with electrical distribution (low to medium voltage), process measurement and control instrumentation, and DCS and PLC controls


Familiarization with OSHA, NFPA, IEEE requirements


Good oral and written presentation skills, including familiarity with Microsoft Suite program


Ability to manage work and undertake multiple tasks simultaneously


Electrical and Controls Instrumentation Engineering experience a plus

Job: Engineering/Technical - Electrical