Senior Substation Physical Electrical Engineer

Join a team that does more than generate and deliver electricity through its work; join a team that powers growth and advances communities. Seeing beyond the project at hand, you'll work with us to advance the industry and build your career. We operate with the strength of a $3B company and have the agility of a specialized power group, and work on some of the most challenging and cutting-edge projects around the world. Whether helping to define microgrids, pushing the boundaries on clean energy or grid modernization, you'll find yourself working with leaders in transmission & distribution, thermal generation, and renewable energy in one of the world's top 10 design firms, broadening your skills and developing your career.

Your Opportunity

Our Wyomissing, PA office is seeking a Senior Substation Physical Electrical Engineer. This position is ideal for an excellent communicator and skilled problem solver, with a commitment to thrive in a proactive organization where client service and individual excellence are paramount. We offer you the opportunity to challenge your abilities in a dynamic and diversified team environment.

You will be responsible for developing and leading all aspects of HV substation design. The successful candidate must have experience in the areas of substation design & project engineering from the 25kV to 500kV levels, as well as an understanding of substation components, development of single line diagrams, substation layout and related electrical studies (clearance, grounding, isolation etc.), rigid bus design, work planning, coordination, reporting and cost estimating.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Perform QA/QC of electrical engineering design packages
  • Work closely with Project Managers to meet with project time lines for engineering deliverables
  • Determine appropriate allocation of resources and tracking man hours on project
  • Review, comment and approve electrical design & drawings for substation construction packages for codes and standards compliance
  • Work with P&C team to produce complete station drawings
  • Attend client interactions and project status meetings
  • Participate in project planning meetings and reviews

Your Capabilities and Credentials
  • Ability to lead a team of engineers working on Substation design including interdisciplinary coordination
  • Experience with site visits, in order to capture all technical data needed for estimates and execution of related substation expansions
  • Capable of producing station one lines, key plans (layouts), conduit plans, lightning, grounding calculations, lighting plans, station typical elevations and BOMs
  • Capable of writing equipment specifications and review vendor drawings.
  • Ability to develop and maintain good client relationships and be able to demonstrate solid technical ability
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and develop strong internal and external relationships
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage multiple tasks

Education and Experience:
  • Registered PE preferred, eligible for PE/P. ENG
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field with a minimum of 8 to 10 years experience in utility HV substation design
  • Experience with site visits, in order to capture all technical data needed for estimates and execution of related substation expansions

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Job: Electrical Engineer

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Wyomissing

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 190000H5


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