- Location: Pennsylvania
- Salary: $140k per year
Power System Engineer in Power Flow and Stability (PSSE + TARA)
We are seeking an experienced engineer knowledgeable in power flow and stability, with proficiency in PSSE and TARA software. As an integral member of our team, you will be responsible for various tasks related to power system analysis, including analysis and modeling of power flow studies, transient stability studies, contingency analysis, and system stability improvement.
- Conduct power flow studies using PSSE software to analyze and evaluate the behavior and performance of power systems.
- Perform transient stability studies using TARA software to assess the capability of power systems to maintain stable operation during transient events such as faults or sudden load changes.
- Analyze and model power systems, including transmission networks, generators, transformers, and load centers.
- Identify and troubleshoot power system issues related to power flow and stability.
- Prepare detailed reports and presentations summarizing analysis findings and recommend solutions or corrective measures.
- Collaborate with internal teams, such as transmission planning, operations, and maintenance, to ensure the implementation of recommended solutions.
- Stay updated with industry trends and advances in power system analysis, particularly in power flow and stability studies.
- Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or a related field.
- Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in power flow and stability analysis.
- Proficiency in PSSE and TARA software for power system analysis.
- Solid understanding of power system theory and operation, including power flow, transient stability, and contingency analysis.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to identify and resolve power system issues.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, to effectively convey analysis findings and recommendations to a diverse audience.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and communicate with internal stakeholders.
- Familiarity with industry standards and regulations related to power system analysis.
- Knowledge of advanced power system analysis techniques and tools is a plus.
- Professional certifications in power system analysis or related fields are preferred.
- Attention to detail and ability to multitask to meet project deadlines.
- Willingness to continuously learn and adapt to new technologies and industry trends.
If you meet the above requirements and are passionate about power flow and stability analysis, we encourage you to apply for this position. Join our team and contribute to the efficient and reliable operation of power systems.
To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and any relevant certifications.
- Salary$160k per year
Power Systems Stability and Steady-State EngineerWe are seeking a talented and experienced Power Systems Stability and Steady-State Engineer to join our team. As a Power Systems Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in analyzing and enhancing the stability and steady-state performance of our power systems. The ideal candidate should possess significant experience in both stability and steady-state as they relate to power systems.Responsibilities:· Perform comprehensive stability analysis of power systems, including transient stability, voltage stability, and small signal stability assessments.· Conduct steady-state analysis, load flow studies, and power flow simulations to evaluate the performance of the power system under various operating conditions.· Identify potential stability and steady-state issues and provide recommendations for system improvements, control strategies, and operational enhancements.· Collaborate with the planning and operations teams to assess the impact of system changes, such as generation additions, load variations, and network expansions on stability and steady-state performance.· Utilize advanced stability and steady-state analysis software and tools to model and simulate complex power system networks accurately.· Investigate and troubleshoot stability and steady-state-related events, working closely with field personnel and control center operators.· Develop and implement stability control schemes, as well as steady-state control algorithms, to improve the overall dynamic and steady-state performance of the power system.· Stay updated with industry standards, emerging trends, and best practices related to power systems stability and steady-state analysis.· Participate in the testing and commissioning of new power system equipment and control systems to verify their stability and steady-state performance.· Prepare technical reports and documentation, presenting findings and recommendations to stakeholders.Requirements:· Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field. A master's degree in Power Systems or a relevant discipline is preferred.· Extensive experience in stability and steady-state analysis as they relate to power systems, including transient stability, voltage stability, small signal stability, and power flow studies.· Proficiency in using industry-standard stability and steady-state analysis software such as PSS/E, PSCAD, PowerWorld, or DIgSILENT PowerFactory.· Strong understanding of power system dynamics, control systems, and protective relaying.· Familiarity with grid codes, regulations, and standards related to power systems stability and steady-state analysis.· Experience with dynamic modeling and simulation of power system components like generators, FACTS devices, and HVDC systems.· Solid analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to interpret simulation results and propose effective solutions.· Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.· Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and deliver results within defined timelines.· Professional engineering license or willingness to obtain one is a plus.Join our team and contribute your expertise in both stability and steady-state analysis to ensure the reliable and efficient operation of our power systems. If you are passionate about power systems and possess the required experience, we encourage you to apply for this challenging opportunity.
- Salary£80.5k - 107.3k per year
Engineering Manager The position is to be filled for an undetermined period of time. Your tasks: Independent set-up and control of an engineering team within projects (engineering management) Implementation and coordination of construction projects in connection with process engineering/power plant-specific tasksPreparation of project phase-dependent documents (terms of reference, tenders, etc.)Preparation of cost estimatesParticipation in project meetings, negotiations, evaluation of bids and preparation of award recommendationsEnsuring quality assurance and quality control during the planning, tendering, construction and operation phasesSelecting and specifying CHP plant and heating plant components in accordance with international regulations and standards as well as internal Vattenfall standardsParticipation in inter-project and inter-departmental exchanges of experiencePreparation of meeting reports and presentationsIn this role, you report to the Project Manager within a project and to the Manager Execution Engineering, be a sparring partner for the project manager and the rest of the project management teamUsing "people Skills" to build and motivate engineering teams. Your profile Degree in process engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or power plant engineering and at least 5 years of professional experience in planning and project management. Experience in the operation of heating and combined heat and power plants is an advantageYour professional skills include a sound knowledge of power plant-specific processes in heat generation plants as well as the interface of generation plants to district heating networks, CCS is a plusYour personal competencies include leadership qualities and excellent analytical skillsYou work in a structured manner, are self-initiated and have good communication skillsGood focus on safety and safety in designYou have a very good command of Swedish and EnglishYou have experience in planning and engineering processes as well as in teamwork, including cultural sensitivityWorking on interdisciplinary topics and interfaces with other departments are obligatory for youTravelling is not a problem for you. Engineering Manager The position is to be filled for an undetermined period of time. Your tasks: Independent set-up and control of an engineering team within projects (engineering management) Implementation and coordination of construction projects in connection with process engineering/power plant-specific tasksPreparation of project phase-dependent documents (terms of reference, tenders, etc.)Preparation of cost estimatesParticipation in project meetings, negotiations, evaluation of bids and preparation of award recommendationsEnsuring quality assurance and quality control during the planning, tendering, construction and operation phasesSelecting and specifying CHP plant and heating plant components in accordance with international regulations and standards as well as internal Vattenfall standardsParticipation in inter-project and inter-departmental exchanges of experiencePreparation of meeting reports and presentationsIn this role, you report to the Project Manager within a project and to the Manager Execution Engineering, be a sparring partner for the project manager and the rest of the project management teamUsing "people Skills" to build and motivate engineering teams. Your profile Degree in process engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or power plant engineering and at least 5 years of professional experience in planning and project management. Experience in the operation of heating and combined heat and power plants is an advantageYour professional skills include a sound knowledge of power plant-specific processes in heat generation plants as well as the interface of generation plants to district heating networks, CCS is a plusYour personal competencies include leadership qualities and excellent analytical skillsYou work in a structured manner, are self-initiated and have good communication skillsGood focus on safety and safety in designYou have a very good command of Swedish and EnglishYou have experience in planning and engineering processes as well as in teamwork, including cultural sensitivityWorking on interdisciplinary topics and interfaces with other departments are obligatory for youTravelling is not a problem for you.
- SalaryMarket related
We are currently seeking a self-motivated and passionate Electrical Engineer to join our team. In this role, you will serve as the engineering support for our Distribution System Operations (DSO) department, contributing to the growth of this exciting engineering field. We are in search of candidates ready to take on influential roles within our team. Ideal candidates will have a background in electrical engineering.This is a hybrid-remote position, reporting to either our Cedar Rapids, IA or Madison, WI office. Candidates must be residents of Iowa or Wisconsin.What You Will Do: Collaborate with engineering and operations teams to plan, implement, and support distribution grid programs, projects, and initiatives using various platforms, including: SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition)ADMS (Advanced Distribution Management System)OMS (Outage Management System)DERMS (Distributed Energy Resources Management System)FLISR (Fault Location, Isolation, and Service Restoration)VVO/VVC (Volt-VAR Optimization and Volt-VAR Control) Work with internal and external stakeholders to develop recommendations for enhancing operating tools, situational awareness, and overall distribution system performance and reliability. Collaborate with field operations, engineering, IT, and transmission partners to provide long-term grid operations support, including electric and gas distribution system strategy, analysis, implementation, operation, and maintenance of complex technology systems. Maintain the data necessary for ADMS, DERMS, and other power system platforms. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to rectify errors between systems and provide feedback on recurring issues for new project analysis and scoping. Develop an understanding of customer needs and expectations and propose solutions for moderately complex issues. Participate in identifying and solving problems within the assigned area of responsibility with guidance from a supervisor. Apply governmental and organizational engineering standards, interpret policies, and exercise discretion and judgment in resolving moderately complex problems. Demonstrate critical thinking and communication skills necessary for developing recommendations that offer technically sound and cost-effective solutions to specific problems. Education Requirements: A Bachelor's Degree in an engineering program accredited through the Engineering Accreditation Commission is required. A Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree is preferred. Required Experience: 2+ years of related engineering experience.
- Salary$0 per year
Electrical Engineer with an emphasis on generation station protective relaying. Position will be responsible for the design and engineering for generation station relay replacements/retrofits and new installations. Must be eligible to get PE licensed.Desired experience includes: Proficiency in relay settings and calculations for generator, transformer, motor, feeder, and bus protection schemes with a focus on SEL, Beckwith and GE relays.Familiar with SEL, Beckwith and GE relay manufacturer softwareDesigning and reviewing drawings, including one-line diagrams, AC/DC schematics and wiring diagrams.Perform protective device coordination from 480V to 500kV relaysPerform NERC PRC evaluations and reviews (E.g., PRC-025, PRC-019)ETAP/SKM or other system analysis software knowledge.Field Testing and Commissioning is a plus (Relay testing, function trip path testing, troubleshooting, etc.)Writing test and checkout procedures.Specifying equipment such as protective relays, test switches, aux relays, CT/PTs, etc.Familiar with IEEE standards Travel RequiredYes. One or two day site visits. Occasionally provide commissioning support.QualificationsSkillsRequiredElectrical EngineerAdvancedBehaviorsRequiredDetail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done wellTeam Player: Works well as a member of a groupDedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrityLeader: Inspires teammates to follow themMotivationsRequiredGoal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasksSelf-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside helpPreferredFlexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goalsEducationRequiredBachelors or better in Electrical Engineering.ExperienceRequired5 years: 5 + years of progressive experience as a protection engineerLicenses & CertificationsPreferredProf Engineering (PE)
- Salary$0 - 170k per year
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Lead engineering staff and external suppliers according to Company policies and procedures to effectively achieve Company and department objectives. Develop employees by training, cross training, and providing continuing education opportunities. Conduct performance reviews and provide input for salary decisions.Develop engineering designs and related system drawings for applications and project installations including the development of specifications for hardware and software.Lead supplier and sourcing efforts of the division including product development, design and acceptance testing to ensure the division a consistently competitive and compete line of display products.Act as primary liaison between the Division and overseas factory on product and system related matters.Develop and maintain factory acceptance testing of all product orders to ensure delivery within Company's specification and standards. Ensure engineer staff are properly trained and certified on quality procedures.Identify and present recommendations for improvement or change in strategy, policy, product and/or procedures, including those related to product development and product launch.Create and maintain bill of materials (BOMs) and production documentation for projects and Company's manufactured assemblies and subassemblies within the Syteline system.Create, implement and maintain product and technical training for DVD personnel. Maintain and manage the testing, training and customer demonstration facility for the Division.Manage engineering resources to provide on-site engineering and commissioning of new display systems and on-site engineering support.Provide engineering resources to assist with advanced product service support and resolution of warranty issues to meet the Division's customer commitments.Manage the Division's parts repair and depot service including inventory management, policies and processes.Lead the Division's quality efforts including the management of the Quality Reporting System (QRS) and maintenance of quality policies and procedures.Collaborate with the General Manager and other departments on the development of go-to-market strategies for new product launches.Further the goals and positive, professional image of the Diamond Vision Department by assisting in the creation of marketing materials, plans, and strategies. QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's Degree in Electrical, Electronic Technology, or Computer Engineering, with a minimum 10 years of relevant large-scale video systems experience and a minimum 5 years of management experience, or equivalent education and experience.Advanced knowledge of large-scale video systems, video production systems, video/computer display systems.Intermediate knowledge of commercial, structural and electrical construction techniques.Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills.Advanced interpersonal, communication and presentation skills required to communicate with customers, employees and vendors.Ability to work in a team environment and on several projects simultaneously.Ability to read, understand, and create technical drawings and materialAdvanced computer experience with emphasis on Microsoft Office applications and computer aided drafting software.
- Salary$0 per year
Job DetailsDescription We've got the power to energize Your career and spark YOUR Work/Life Balance through professional development and exceptional benefits. Don't delay, plug in today for an inclusive meaningful career in power, distribution, transmission, engineering, design, technology, or innovation at Mesa Associates, Inc.Electrical Engineer with an emphasis on power generation. Multi-discipline projects in hydro, gas and fossil power generating facility experience is required. Duke, TVA, Exelon, Dominion or other power industry experience is desired. Desired experience includes low voltage and medium voltage power distribution, motor controls for both low voltage and medium voltage, interfacing industrial processes to DCS and/or PLC systems and the use of power distribution system modeling software (ETAP or similar). Need to be familiar with panel design, and 3D environment.Candidate needs to be a leader, capable of coordinating engineering and design efforts, working within a team, and comfortable being in front of peers and clients leading/conducting meetings. At times job duties will require coordinating with project managers, and client to develop proposal documents and estimates to facilitate bidding on work. Work will mostly center around modifications and upgrades in existing facilities. Experience in relay protection would be a plus.Travel RequiredYes. Occasional one or two day site visits.QualificationsSkillsRequiredElectrical EngineeringIntermediateBehaviorsRequiredTeam Player: Works well as a member of a groupLeader: Inspires teammates to follow themDetail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done wellDedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrityMotivationsRequiredGoal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasksFlexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goalsSelf-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside helpEducationRequiredBachelors or better in Engineering.ExperienceRequired4-10 years: 4-10 years of progressive experienceLicenses & CertificationsPreferredProf Engineering (PE)
- Salary£50 per hour
ICS / MENSA project DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: • Responsible for the delivery of agreed modules within a project (PLC, SCADA, Testing, Networking, Documentation, Hardware design etc) • Work as directed by the Senior/Lead Engineer and Project Manager • Responsible for meeting the technical and quality requirements of project • Ensure project adherence to company quality processes and procedures • Identify project opportunities and variations • Support the Project Manager in identifying and managing risks and issues • Identify and enable use of reusable modules by standardisation and modularization of systems where appropriate • Provide Health and Safety leadership by example • Develop project modules. (Modules as identified in the design – PLC code modules, SCADA, scripts, Mimics, comms drivers, etc.) • Report on progress of all assigned activities to Senior/Lead Engineer or Project Manager • Identify any deviations from agreed functionality or scope and notify Senior/Lead Engineer or Project Manager • Peer review documents created by the project team or other teams as required • Undertake site surveys as required • Support outline design, upfront design studies and requirement definition for clients • Develop FDS and DDS • Develop test specification & design testing methodology • Development of site work documentation (Risk assessment, method statement, site test documentation) • Develop O & M documentation • Undertake full integrated system testing, CFAT, SAT and installation • Undertake observations, variation and reworks as well as packing and shipping of the system • Undertake site installation and retesting • Provide warranty support as necessary QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE: • Experience of the full project life cycle from system specification through design, development, testing and on-site commissioning is essential • Hands on experience of PLC and SCADA systems • A good appreciation of Control panels, electrical installation and Instrumentation solutions • A Degree or HND/HNC in Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Control Systems or relevant discipline • Incorporated Engineer or working towards professional registration • Experience of some or all of the following is desirable:
- Salary$120k - 160k per year + W2 employment, employer paid medical and dental
** Only US based candidates will be considered. NO SPONSORSHIP availableThis is a remote opportunity. Work from home anywhere in the United States. You will be expected to work PST hours.This is a 12 month contract to direct hire opportunity Job Title: Senior Power Generation EngineerWe are looking for a highly experienced Senior Power Generation Engineer to join our team. As a Senior Power Generation Engineer, you will be responsible for performing complex engineering work in the design, construction, and maintenance of District Power Generation facilities. You will manage engineering and construction projects through their design and construction phases, ensuring compliance with policies and regulations of outside regulatory agencies that apply to District operations. Additionally, you will supervise and develop staff, provide technical and functional supervision, and ensure quality assurance of work.Responsibilities: Perform complex professional engineering work in the design, construction, and maintenance of District Power Generation facilities.Ensure compliance with policies and regulations of outside regulatory agencies that apply to District operations.Manage engineering and related construction projects through their design and construction phases.Supervise and develop staff, provide technical and functional supervision, and ensure quality assurance of work.Assist in long-range capital improvement planning and budgeting.Represent the District in the community and at professional meetings as required. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in EngineerFive years of increasingly responsible professional engineering experience.Ability to perform technical engineering work of a complex nature.PE license preferred but not requiredKnowledge of principals and practices of organization, administration, budgeting, and personnel management.Strong project management skills.Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with both internal and external contacts and communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you get along with customers, clients, co-workers, and management. If you meet the requirements and are looking for a challenging role in a dynamic environment, we encourage you to apply.
- Salary$55 - 65 per hour
Essential Functions: Design electrical infrastructure for photovoltaic systems, incorporating electrical engineering knowledge, solar photovoltaic system design principles, and industry best practices.Develop construction documents based on customer requirements, engineering decision-making, and compliance with NEC and CEC codes.Address comments from the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) during the permit review process, following company SOPs, to facilitate timely issuance of building permits.Conduct technical reviews of system components and ancillary devices to ensure compliance with design specifications.Provide prompt responses to Requests for Information (RFI) from field installation personnel, in accordance with company SOPs.Review testing data from internal field personnel and third-party testing agencies to ensure product quality.Provide engineering guidance and internal training to the company upon request.Support other departments with electrical questions and problem-solving throughout the construction process.Perform other assigned duties as required. Knowledge, Skills, and Experience: Required: Strong verbal and written communication skills in English.Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously.1-3 years of design or engineering experience related to renewable energy.Proficiency in AutoCAD.Proficient in MS Office.Knowledge of photovoltaic systems, NEC requirements, and construction practices.Effective prioritization and task execution in a high-pressure environment.Willingness to learn and apply new technologies.Valid driver's license.Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering. Preferred: Proficiency in PVSyst.Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related discipline.EIT Certification.
- SalaryMarket related
My client are currently looking for an experienced grid engineer to join their established team in Dublin. The client is one of Europe's most experienced wind energy developers and has successfully developed renewables projects with over 3,500MW of rated capacity to date. Specific Responsbilities: To work closely connected both with the project development teams in Ireland and Germany· Interacting with grid regulation authorities and grid operators in their role as project stakeholders.· Providing input for Pre-feasibility studies and technical risk assessment.· Developing and optimising grid connection solutions for wind, solar and energy storage projects.· Seeking alternative network access solutions based on grid studies, including technical, legal and commercial evaluations.· Representing the client on industry grid policy committees / working groups, applying learnings from these forums and providing regulatory advice to the strategic aims of the company in both jurisdictions.· Preparing grid applications and managing the grid application process.· Supporting project tendering and acquisition processes by creating technical documents and checking documents issued by others. To work closely connected both with the project execution teams in Dublin and Wiesbaden offices· Preparing requests for quotation for engineering, construction, procurement and testing of the electrical balance of plant for renewable and / or sustainable energy projects.· Creating, checking and or reviewing technical documents according to our company wide workflow procedure.· Preparing inspection and test plans and supervising construction work.· Controlling electrical project construction costs and project variations.· Carrying out tasks / projects assigned by the Electrical Department in Germany and other ad hoc projects as required by the Director of the Dublin office.
- Salary$40 - 65 per hour + Benefits
One of our leading EPC Clients is looking to hire a Civil Engineer with a 2-5 years experience. This is an Engineering position responsible for supporting Engineering Services and EPC project management support for high voltage substation foundation and structural design. You will have an active role in helping develop substation design processes, standards, and custom designs for foundations and steel structures for all EPC and Engineering Services projects.Responsibilities are as follows: Review equipment specification/data sheets for foundation and steel design.Technically evaluate vendor proposals for major equipment for foundation and steel design.Proficient knowledge of various substation designs to correspond to physical design standards.Implement design standards for various structures and foundations.Develop steel and foundation designs to Client standardsDevelop engineering expertise to evaluate GeoTech Reports and Soil Reports.Support pre-bid meetings and documentation by evaluating GeoTech Reports.Implement GeoTech Report data into engineering and design processes. Develop and maintain a system for evaluating design quality control and metrics for long term management of design group (internal or external).Provide proper documentation for project drawings and other project documentation.Provide detailed steel and foundation drawings with proper bills of material.Review steel and foundation detail drawings for design accuracy and quality control.Working knowledge of design software such as MFAD, STAAD, PLS-Pole, ACAD Inventor, and other comparable design software.Develop skills to write technical documentation for steel and foundation calculations. Desired Skills & Experience Bachelor’s Degree in Civil EngineeringProfessional Engineering License (Desirable)Strong Communication SkillsFamiliarity with ACAD Inventor, STAAD, PLS-Pole and other design software
- SalaryMarket related
- LocationSt. Louis
Responsible for substation engineering and consulting services for clients across the US and internationally. Main responsibilities include creating electrical protection & control and/or physical layout design deliverables. Projects range in size, complexity, and voltage class from small distribution equipment upgrades to large transmission projects. This position can influence the future of the resiliency, reliability and economic operation of the electric grid. Opportunities to advance into leadership roles are available.Position may include leading or executing the following assignments: Preparation of proposals and scope development, including conceptual designs and execution plansPrepare engineering cost and man-hour estimates and schedulesPhysical substation design including yard layouts, plans, sections and details, grounding, lightning protection, control building arrangements, interior and exterior raceways, auxiliary AC/DC power systems, and associated bills of materialProtection and control design including panel arrangements, one lines/single lines, three lines, AC schematics, DC elementaries, equipment wiring and relay panel wiringPrepare calculations and reports for engineering studies (grounding, lightning protection, AC/DC load studies, etc.)Prepare equipment specifications for procurement and/or factory acceptance testingCoordinate design activities with other departments (Civil/Structural, Networks, Transmission Line, etc.)Provide guidance and mentoring to less experienced team membersRegularly meet and correspond with clients or outside personnelPerform quality reviews for other engineers and designersProvide short term field support during constructionSupport business development and marketing initiativesOther areas of involvement may include: relay settings, 3D/intelligent design, or industry/professional technical committee involvement Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from accredited program Minimum 3 years related experience (completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience)Completion of FE exam strongly preferredProficiency with National Electrical Safety Code and IEEE / ANSI StandardStrong preference for those with: Excellent written & verbal communication skillsStrong analytical and problem-solving skillsCapability of solving difficult problems that require adaptation and modification of standard approaches, techniques, procedures and criteria