Electrical Substation Engineer

Middough   •  

Buffalo, NY

5 - 7 years

Posted 268 days ago

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An Electrical Substation Engineer collects and prepares data/information and performs the detailed engineering calculations, prepares the required engineering design drawings, engineering specifications, and/or reports to meet the power generation and transmission & distribution project requirements and scope of work. He then submits the drawings, specifications and reports to senior department management for review and approval.

Essential Functions:  Collects and prepares data/information, performs detailed engineering calculations, and writes formal engineering/technicalreports.

  • Assist in field work to verify existing conditions and ascertain compliance of new installations with construction drawings and specifications.
  • Collect and prepare data/information, and perform detailed engineering calculations.
  • Prepare detailed engineering drawings including single lines, relay and metering, wiring diagrams and schematics, develop technical specifications and/or data sheets for the procurement of major equipment, and prepare engineering reports.
  • Review vendor submittals, perform technical evaluation of bids and make recommendations which meet Client requirements for operability, reliability, maintainability and safety.
  • Manage procurement and engineering design deliverable schedules.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • BSEE with emphasis on electrical power (preferred)
  • 5+ years with municipal, utility or industrial / process design                                             
  • SKM or EasyPower or ETAP ,  AutoCAD
  • PE license
  • Proven Client interface skills and project lead capabilities
  • Interact with other departments, suppliers and clients to obtain required project design input.
  • Have knowledge of the NEC, NESC and industry standards.
  • High voltage (>24kV) substation designexperience is preferred, medium voltagerequired.

(BUF 1804)