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Senior Substation Engineer - Protection and Controls  Remote Position   Posted: 4/8/2024
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Senior Substation Engineer - Protection & Controls 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: 
  • Active Coordination with P&C Designer/Drafter to develop the above listed drawings.
  • Ability to coordinate efforts with other various external and internal project team members (Inter-Disciplinary and Cross-Disciplinary) 
  • Technical Support for Procurement and Construction 
  • Some domestic travel to client locations may be required.

Development of:
  • One-line and Three-line Diagrams
  • Potential and Current Schematics
  • Control Schematics
  • Alarm Schematics
  • Communications Schematics
  • Panel Front Views
  • Control House Layouts
  • Wiring Diagrams
  • Equipment Specifications
  • Protection and Control Specifications (Preferred)
  • I/O Mapping (Preferred)
  • Points Mapping (Preferred)
  • Relay Settings (Preferred)
  • Documentation for Design Calculations
  • Construction Documentation (Sequence and RFP)
  • Bill of Material

  • DC battery sizing and battery charger sizing 
  • AC & DC system analysis 
  • AC station service transformer sizing 
  • Overcurrent protection 
  • Voltage drop and cable sizing 
  • CT/VT saturation and burden 
  • Short-circuit analysis (Preferred)
  • Arc flash analysis (Preferred)
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. 
About ExecuPOWER: We are powering our future through partnerships, principles, and passion. We are a full-service, certified women-owned engineering consulting firm that provides design and project services to the power industry. Our mission is to provide premium engineering design and consulting services to the power industry, offering innovative, cost-effective solutions to our clients and delivering each project on schedule or sooner, and at the utmost level of safety and quality.
ExecuPOWER's Benefits: As an organization, one of our top priorities is to maintain the health and wellbeing of our employees and their families. To achieve this goal, we offer robust and comprehensive benefits including:
  • Time Off: Paid Holidays, PTO, and Parental Leave 
  • Career Growth: We have grown over 170% since last year, and we are projected to grow by almost 50% next year! 
  • Tuition Assistance: Certifications and Continuing Education 
  • Flexibility: Our Employees have flexible work schedules. 
  • Retirement: We provide a 401K Plan and Match for our Employees. 
  • Healthcare Coverage for your family and pets: 
    • Medical, Dental, and Vision Plans
    • Health Savings Account Company Contributions 
    • Daycare Flexible Savings Account 
    • Short-term and long-term disability, supplemental life insurance 
    • Pet Insurance

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