Position Overview: Performs electrical design, programming, field testing, and troubleshooting associated with automation and control systems for power generation, transmission, and distribution systems. As part of the larger Electrical Engineering department, the engineer may perform protection and control design (protective relay one-lines and schematics, automation & integration one-lines and schematics) and protective relay settings coordination, development and calculations.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Depending upon complexity of the project, the candidate may prepare, provide guidance, or assist in preparing and developing the engineering deliverables for electric substation projects - including the development of: one & three line diagrams; schematics and wiring diagrams; relay settings and calculations; control and relaying panel layouts and specifications; control and relaying panel and equipment wiring diagrams; SCADA system and communications interfaces including RTUs, HMIs, and IEDs; auxiliary system design including batteries and chargers, AC & DC load centers, conduit and cable sizing, backup generator sizing (UPS); commissioning and functional testing specifications; and the overall bill of materials.
Will be responsible for working closely with other engineering and design team members to coordinate overall design package and requirements. Other duties include developing technical specifications, development of project design basis, providing direction and guidance to drafters and designers, directing the flow of drafting and designer duties, insuring design schedules are met, including regularly providing project status updates to project engineer. Responsible for handling multiple projects and providing a detailed design package that complies with applicable engineering design standards and all safety codes.
Graduate of four-year college or university with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE), Electrical Engineering Technology (BSEET), Computer Science, Telecommunications, or a minimum of seven years of equivalent experience or related military training
4+ years experience as a practicing engineer or state registration as a Professional Engineer preferred
Proficient in engineering theories and principles
Proficient in practices of researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
TRC Companies, Inc.