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Substation Engineer - (Physical)  ,   Posted: 8/17/2023
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Substation Engineer or Sr. Substation Engineer (Physical) needed for a direct opportunity with ExecuPOWER.  (Remote)
The Big Picture - Top Skills You Should Possess:    
  • The Substation Engineer will need to work closely with the Project Engineer(s) and Management to ensure technical deliverables are completed in a timely manner and always strive to exceed client expectations. 
  • As a primary technical contributor, the Substation Engineer will need to continuously review and understand industry and client standards, trends, and leading-edge technologies.   
  • Attention to detail is critical.  ExecuPOWER takes great pride in exceeding client expectations and the Substation Engineer's leadership on projects will be crucial both during iterative design and as he/she performs quality assurance checks of the final deliverables. 
  • ExecuPOWER is a growth-minded company and developing a skillset as a part of the team is important.  A natural curiosity and desire to learn is essential.  We work in a fast-paced environment where the Substation Engineer will have the opportunity to realize his/her potential. 
  • Client satisfaction is essential to our shared success. Understanding our clients' needs at the deepest level ensures we deliver on our promise of quality. 
  • In the Substation Engineer's first six months, he/she will be fully engaged with one to two of our key clients to learn everything about their day-to-day business, their needs, and building a strong working relationship.  This initial engagement will be the steppingstone to growing these clients within the company and expanding into new clients. 
What You'll Be Doing: 
  • ExecuPOWER is a women owned firmed that provides Engineering Design for Transmission, Substation and Distribution as well as Project Management, Construction Management, QA/QC Inspection and Renewable Energy.         
  • Some domestic travel to client locations may be required. 
  • Substation physical engineering (aka, outdoor electrical) 
  • Ability to coordinate efforts with other various external and internal project team members (Inter-Disciplinary and Cross-Disciplinary)
  • Technical Support for Procurement and Construction

Development of:
  • General Arrangements         
  • Plan Views and Elevation Views  
  • Grounding Plans and Details 
  • Cable Trough/Conduit Plans and Details 
  • Specifications for Major Primary Equipment (transformers, breakers, switches, etc.)
  • Documentation for Design Calculations
  • Bill of Materials
  • Construction Documentation (Sequence and RFP)

  • Grounding Studies
  • Direct-Stroke Shielding (Lightning) Studies
  • Illumination (Lighting) Studies
  • AC and DC calculations for Station Service and Battery System Sizing
  • Bus Fault Stress Analysis
  • Conduit Fill
What You Need to Bring to the Table: 
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering 
  • The ability to meet the performance objectives is more important than years of experience.  However, most individuals will likely need at least 5 years of substation experience but could have significantly more experience. 
  • A professional engineer certification is not required for this position but on the path to licensure is desirable. 
What's In It for You? 
  • 401K Plan, paid holidays, paid PTO, full medical plans (medical, dental, vision and prescription), life insurance  
  • Flexible work schedule  
  • Internal advancement 
  • Working with a top-notch team of industry experts 
  • 176% employee growth over past 1.5 years  
  • Lunch and Learns 
  • Exciting new developments/projects 

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