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Electrical Substation Engineer (BUF 1885) in Buffalo, NY at Middough Inc.

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Buffalo, NY
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/27/2018

Job Description

Electrical Substation Engineer

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/technical reports.
  •  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 design experience is preferred, medium voltage required.

Physical Demands:
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing duties of this job, the employee will:
 
  • frequently be required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs and ladders, balance, stoop or kneel, talk and hear, and use fingers and hands to feel objects, tools or controls;
  • frequently use up-close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.
In addition:
 
  • Overtime may be necessary as workload’s dictate. This may include weekdays, weekends and/or holidays.
  • May require occasional overnight travel to another client location/facility or the home office.
  • Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply.
  • When working outside Middough’s office, appropriate safety training and safety equipment will be provided by Middough and/or Client, as required.
Middough Inc. does not support sponsorship for any applicant that requires an employment visa (i.e. H-1B) to work lawfully in the US.
Middough Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of diversity and actively recruits minority, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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