Instrumentation & Controls Engineer
- Location: Kansas City
- Salary: Market related
As an I&C engineer, work with a team of I&C engineers and designers, and other disciplines, to perform detail engineering, including front-end planning work, develop I&C quantities and cost estimation, conduct conceptual studies, perform technical quality reviews, attend Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT), and support construction & commissioning activities . Work under a direct supervision of an I&C lead or work independently on smaller projects or standalone activities.
**this is a 6 month contract to direct hire opportunity100% remote- work from home anywhere within the United States**NO sponsorship available! Only US based candidates apply! Overview:As a Senior Protection & Control Engineer, you will be responsible for designing and implementing protection and control engineering activities for high voltage substation and transmission projects. You will utilize your knowledge of protective relaying and control systems to contribute to EPC substation and transmission projects.Responsibilities:• Perform analysis and design of Protection Systems for HV substation/ and FACTS • Develop substation relaying & metering diagrams (i.e. Single line/A.C./D.C. schematic diagrams) • Develop the substation communication and network diagram • Prepare specification & Bill of Material for Protection/Control/Metering/RTU/ Communication Panels • Develop Protection and Control Panel layouts. • Develop Protection and Control Panel wiring diagrams. • Develop Cable Schedule for Substation. • Perform Factory Acceptance Test for Protection and Control Panels. • Perform reviews of work performed by others • Work closely with other engineering and design team members to coordinate overall design package and requirements • Perform relay coordination study and develop the relay settings file • Coordinate with supplier and contractors • Flexibility to travel locally and internationally to customer meetings and project sites, with an approximate travel of 25%.Qualifications:• Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering with a power systems emphasis from an ABET-accredited engineering program; Master's degree preferred. • 8 years or more of experience with a focus on protection/control/communications design for high voltage substations. • Experience in Communication Network Technologies • Experience in Communication protocols such as IEC61850, DNP, Modbus, … • Experience in writing and providing support documentation for relay calculations. • Knowledge on ANSI standards, IEC standards knowledge is a plus. • Experience with various vendor protective relay equipment typically used in substation. protection, including SEL, Siemens, GE. • Familiarity with Auto-CAD or Micro-Station. • Good communication skills. • Professional Engineering license is preferred. • Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization. Siemens Energy employees with current visa sponsorship may be eligible for internal transfers.
This includes managing all activities related to project scope, schedule, cost/budget, quality, communications, resources, procurement, and risk elements to optimize client service, quality and financial performance on large, complex and challenging projects.Essential DutiesLeads the planning and implementation of medium-large power delivery engineering projects ranging in complexity and utilizing resources from multiple office locations.Supports business development by participating in project scoping, fee development, proposal preparation, interviews, negotiations, and contract development.Reviews assigned project(s) after award to define project scope, determine work procedures/sequences and develops schedules, budgets, staffing, vendor lists and progress billing points.Forms a project team and sees that responsibilities are assigned and the execution of tasks are begun and completed according to schedule.Submits documents to federal, state and local authorities for code compliance review and obtains permits required.Meets with client management as necessary during the term of a project to resolve issues and to obtain approvals at the project's completion.Maintains a continuing business relationship with clients as part of ongoing business development efforts.Plans, organizes, communicates and coordinates project engagements.Manages the day-to-day activities of project engagements including Clients and Project Teams.Prepares project opening orders, project outlines, project initiation, project schedules, project executions and project closings.Achieve project objectives including quality/scopes, budgets, and schedules.Maintains accurate and comprehensive Project Records.Achieve project performance metrics established for the engagement (i.e. target margins, revenue, multiplier, etc.).Analyzes project performance, resource utilization, profitability, margins, and revenues.Identifies potential out of scope work. Manages, and negotiates contract change orders.Identifies and manages project risk from the proposal phase through the duration of the project.Trains, mentors, and oversees other Project Managers and conducts/participates in portfolio and project reviews.QualificationsBachelors of Science in engineering from an accredited college or university or relevant experience.MBA (preferred but not required).PE (preferred but not required).Minimum of 15-20 years of increasing experience in the Power Delivery Industry with a minimum of 5 years in project management.Firm understanding of financial management.Demonstrated capabilities and success in managing large multi-discipline programs, projects, multi-office projects, and/or multiple projects.Thorough understanding of various types of power delivery projects (transmission, substation, distribution).Demonstrated understanding and experience in multiple project delivery methods (i.e. DBB, DB, EPC, CM@Risk).Outstanding time management skills.Performance StandardsJob KnowledgeQuality of WorkScheduleBudget and Cost Control and PerformanceRisk ManagementJudgment and InitiativeInterpersonal Skills and TeamworkAdherence to Company Policies and TeamworkLeadership and MentorshipClient Satisfaction
Position of: Electrical, Instrumentation & Control Manager Scope of Responsibility includes: - • Establishing electrical operation concept, schematic drawings for HV panels, LV MCC & LV DB’s from single line diagram • Good understanding of 66/11kv, 115/11kv, 22/11kv switchgears, control panel and metering panels • Reviewing of offers/drawings for technical compliance, preparation of instrumentation I/O list, cable sizing & termination schedule preparation. Co-ordination with suppliers on design approvals and FAT & SAT • Supervision of installation, erection, testing and commissioning sub-contractors. Co-ordinate with customers to make changes related with approval drawings. • Pre-commissioning testing of various protection relays of Generator, Transformer, Motor & Feeder Protection of ABB, Schneider, Areva, GE, Reyrolle, Siemens make with following functions. • Trouble shooting and maintenance of all kinds of field instruments which are related to DCS & SCADA system • Provides technical, trouble shooting and maintenance support to all electrical equipment and instrumentation, including low/medium/high voltage substations, switchgear, transformers, motors, distribution systems and associated protection and support equipment. • Testing of Current, Voltage & Power transformers, MV/HV/LV circuit breakers, and Control & Protections schemes with complicated interlocking schemes. • Develop engineering capabilities and work with sales team on project proposal and bidding • Preferably with knowledge in Diesel Generator, Control Panel modification, commissioning and testing. Knowledge in Water Treatment System, Boiler, Turbine, Fuel Handling System, Fuel Preparation System is an added advantage. Requirements • Degree in Science in electrical engineering with emphasis on power systems • Min. 5 years of working experience in renewables, power generation, power systems design or similar field. • PE Certificate is an added advantage • Ability to perform detail-oriented, critical reviews of technical documentation • Ability to work in a fast-paced start-up environment • Strong analytical and trouble shooting skills • Ability to write technical reports in English and proficient in MS Office • Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (QHSE) mindset • Travelling/Site stationed is required Interested applicants please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
You will be responsible for relay protection and control engineering activities, including detailed design for high voltage substation and transmission projects. This position will offer the ability to directly apply you knowledge of protective relaying and control systems in EPC substation and transmission projects. Perform analysis and design of Protection Systems for HV substation/ and FACTSDevelop substation relaying & metering diagrams (i.e. Single line/A.C./D.C. schematic diagrams) Develop the substation communication and network diagram Prepare specification & Bill of Material for Protection/Control/Metering/RTU/ Communication PanelsDevelop Protection and Control Panel layouts.Develop Protection and Control Panel wiring diagrams.Develop Cable Schedule for Substation.Perform Factory Acceptance Test for Protection and Control Panels.Perform reviews of work performed by othersWork closely with other engineering and design team members to coordinate overall design package and requirementsPerform relay coordination study and develop the relay settings fileCoordinate with supplier and contractors
Qualifications: 5-7+ years' experience and a P.E. License.Ideal Projects: Mission Critical - Data Centers ExperienceAviation ExperienceCommercial Other projects are open to consideration - this position is relatively flexible. Compensation Ranges: $110,000 - $160,000+ (Commensurate w/ Experience) Benefits: Paid Parental LeaveHealth Vision Dental401k matchPTO Starts at 3 weeks, upward flexibility for sure.HolidaysSick Time ECOPass for DenverPaid parking in Phoenix Requirements A bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or architectural Engineering from an ABET accredited four-year college or university.Registration as a Professional Engineer or Architect.This position requires a strong understanding of the mission critical industry and the nuances of renovation and greenfield construction projects.Successful performance at this career level typically requires 10 - 15 years of relevant work experience in Engineering or Construction Management in the Mission Critical industry.Experience designing of medium voltage, power monitoring, lighting, and lighting controls systems a plus.Strong verbal communications skills and ability to present solutions to project teams and clients.Demonstrated ability to manage and collaborate with diverse team members who are geographically dispersed utilizing a combination of virtual technology and in-person meetings.Must be available to travel occasionally.Requires the ability to pass background checks or security screenings as required by our clients.To be authorized to work in the United States and have proof of COVID Vaccination. Responsibilities: Be the technical lead for the electrical engineering and design of high-tech facilities, including new data centers, facility expansions, and system upgrades.Create power design for complex electrical systems including UPS and generator support systems.Have expertise in power distribution, grounding, standby power, uninterruptible power, and related systems.Possess proficiency in the development of electrical one-lines, specifications, calculations, studies, and software-based systems analysis.Have a strong understanding of building systems and inter-discipline coordination.Be comfortable leading, mentoring, and delegating portions of design work to project engineers, designers, and BIM/CAD staff.
Spencer Ogden is partnered with a MNC specializing in manufacturing building materials. My clients are looking for an experienced Maintenance professional to join them in their Malaysian plant based in Klang. Job summary:The Manager will be responsible to lead the Engineering strategy aligned towards business growth by ensuring optimum care and reliability of plant and equipment. He / She will also be very involved with the plant Senior Leadership in directing, developing and implementing a robust maintenance and reliability strategy. Job description: Develop and implement maintenance strategy to support all production lines to ensure equipment is reliable and functioning wellDevelop the future strategy of the equipment, plant capability and reliability through Manufacturing ExcellenceDevelop Maintenance Systems towards Predictive Maintenance and Autonomous MaintenanceDevelop people capability to meet business needsDevelop and strategize engineering projects to enhance capability to support current and future business needsPlant improvement projects for safety and efficiency, in alignment with Manufacturing Excellence and Cost Efficiency initiativesHigh Safety standards, good Safety setup and practices with Site Safety teamEnsuring plant maintenance is at tip top conditionVisual factory and conducive working environment, including canteenEnsuring Safety and Environment requirements, including Government Regulations.Ensuring continuation improvement on manufacturing capacityPlanning of all Preventive Maintenance activities, purchases and spare part inventory Job requirements: 15 years' experience in Planning or Maintenance Strategy within Heavy Industries.Degree in Engineering is essential. Mechanical, Electrical or Mechatronics will be preferred.Experience with Reliability Engineering or RCM is essential.Experience in Change Management is essential.Experience in MNC environment is an advantage.Good spoken and written command of English and Malay. To apply, please email to email@example.com or contact me at +6017 603 8268. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidentiality.
Lead Field Service Engineer Rotating Machines, Reduction gears and TurbinesRole Summary:The Lead Field Service Engineer (FSE) will provide technical direction for overhaul, repair and maintenance of equipment consisting of: marine and industrial gear sets; and motor and generator bearings to customer repair teams. You will report to the FSE Manager and manage work items to support customer and internal requirements.Essential Responsibilities:As Lead Field Service Engineer you will:· Perform technical service for safe and successful overhaul, repair and maintenance on marine main reduction gears, industrial gears, attached drives, alignments, motor and generator mechanical equipment. This will include providing technical direction to skilled labor performing work on customer sites to assure the executed work reflects the technical requirements and quality standards of the service request;· Knowledge and ability to execute electrical tests in MV AC Electrical Motors and Generators: Insulation resistance, Winding resistance, voltage drop test, transformation ratio.· Knowledge and ability to perform tests and inspections: Borescope inspections, Neutral zone adjustments, brush and brush holders' tests and adjustments, commutation inspection (surface condition, sparkling conditions, etc.).· Knowledge and ability to perform motors & generators Start-up/Commissioning: Static tests, operational tests (temperature elevation, vibrational tests, electrical parameters, etc.).· Knowledge and ability to execute assembly/disassembly of electrical components such as cables, capacitors, rtd´s, surge arresters, fan motors, CT´s, TC´s, winding (coil assembly, parts insulation, etc.), etc.· Effectively communicate internally and with customers and skilled labor the job-planning requirements (including risk assessment, and technical requirements) that define in detail the operations to be performed through your review of the job requirements, engineering procedures, drawings, schedules, and process instructions;· Prepare timely and accurate timesheets, expense account statements, and professional reports.· Knowledge and ability to execute mechanical inspections in Large and Medium electrical rotating machines (motors & generators): Dimensional control Sleeve & roller bearings, air-gap inspections, metrology skills, etc.· Knowledge and ability to perform shaft alignments: Flexible and solid couplings, Motor - Gear box / Load machines, Generator - gear box / turbine;· Knowledge and ability to execute assembly/disassembly of mechanical components, machine parts such as rotor, stator, covers, heat exchanger, sleeve bearings, roller bearings, couplings, mechanical seals, etc.;
Job Responsibilities: Technical Lead for the mechanical engineering and desgin of projects including: Data CentersFacility ExpansionSystem Upgrades Design and review of design of Mechanical Systems: HVAC, Air handlers, Chillers, Plumbing and Sprinkler Fire protection, and performing calculations. Knowledge of building systems and multidiscipline coordination.Leading, mentoring, and delegating workload to your team (Junior Engineers, BIM/CAD Staff, Designers) Qualifications & Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Mechanical EngineeringP.E. Licensed (required)6+ yrs required, 10+ preferred.Verbal communication skilss - present solutions to teams and clientsManagement and Collaboration w/ internal and external teamsOccasional TravelPass Bckground Checks and/or security screeningsAuthorized to work in the US. Benefits! Training & Development: Personal and Professional specialized training.Mentorship Professional Licensure Reimbursement E.I.T / P.E. / FPE Study Courses (PAID FOR)Time off from work to study (PAID)Exam Cost (PAID FOR) Company paid parkingESOP opportunitiesCompany Paid Holodays, PTO, Parental Leave (paid)Vision, Dental, Medical - Employer HSA, FSA OptionsHybrid WFH - 2 days WFH 3 days in officeTraditional and Roth 401(K) - immediate vesting on matching contributions
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.
Role: TOP Engineer Location: IrelandContract Duration: 5-months Position Overview: Our power generation client is looking for a Turnover Package Engineer to join an exciting power project in Ireland. The Turnover Package Engineer ensures planning, preparation and coordinator the TOP process from installation to commissioning for mechanical and electrical equipment on Gas Turbine and Combined Cycle Power Plants. Responsibilities: Managing the turbover process between Mechanical and Electrical Installation and Commissioning on site for internaol hand over of systems and subsystems from Installation to CommissioningReviewing the TOP documentation and implementing TOP process controls control tools and ensure it is updateed on a weekly basis Inform the PTW Engineer about each package turned ovr to commissioning Checks together wiht the COMPLEs early in advance the completeness fo each packge in the field before each turnover Ensure that MTA tool is proper maintaned and updated according to the TOP process Compile individual punch-lists for each TOP and passes each of them to the QA MGR/Dept for implementation in the Master-Punch list Qualifications & Requirements: 5+ years' of experience as a TOP Engineer Experience of the end of Installation and Turn Over to commissioning process for mechanical and electrical equipment on Gas Turbine and Combined Cycle Power PlantsStrong analytic and problem-solving capability Willing to travel worldwide for long term assignments an engineering degree from an accredited university International Driving License The ideal candidate wil be either a UK or EU national. If this role is of interest to you, please send your most recent CV to firstname.lastname@example.org with your contact details and I will reach out promptly. Please note that this role closes May 25, 2023.
Principal SCADA Engineer with a background in SCADA and Communications design for Substation Utility or Generation clients. Technical responsibilities will include the design of any / all of the following: SCADA and Communications systems including RTUs, RTACs, HMIs and IEDs; computer modeling/analysis of electrical systems; preparation of specifications for equipment and systems; report preparation; applying codes and standards and performing and reviewing design computations.Essential Duties: Detailed design of SCADA and Communications systems for high voltage substations including generating single lines, schematics, points lists and configuration files for RTUs, RTACs, HMIs, IEDs and other communications systems componentsDesign of SCADA interfaces with Protection and Control designs including panel wiring, AC/DC schematics, and Control building and relay panel layoutsCoordination with other disciplines as neededPerforming site visits for gathering data, site acceptance and commissioning supportWriting material procurement and construction specifications & evaluating contractor bidsFamiliar with NERC SIP regulatory requirementsProtective relay coordination and settings experience preferredReviewing shop drawingsResearching equipment and client standardsPerforms typical calculations such as equipment and conductor sizing, voltage drop and battery sizingGenerating engineering fee estimatesProviding field support during constructionMentors and teaches less experienced engineers and design staffOccasional overnight travel may be required for client meetings and or site visits Required skills, education and experience: BSEE from and ABET accredited University15+ years of protection and control design experienceExperience working directly with clients, supporting marketing proposals/efforts preferredExperience managing a design budget and schedule preferredMust have excellent verbal and written communication skillsPE license preferred
Description:Responsible for oversight of substation engineering and consulting services for clients across the US and internationally. Main responsibilities include leading others in 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 and reliability of the electric grid. Opportunities to advance into leadership/management roles are available. Position may include full or partial responsibility of the following assignments: Lead in preparation of proposals and scope development, including: Conceptual designs and execution plansEngineering/project cost estimates and schedules Lead in the execution of engineering activities: Physical 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 wiringCalculations for studies and reports (grounding, lighting protection, AC/DC load studies, etc.)Equipment specifications for procurement and/or factory acceptance testing Lead coordination of design activities with other departments (Civil/Structural, Networks, Transmission Line, etc.)Develop and improve processes, tools and/or technology implementationsProvide leadership, training and mentoring to less experienced engineers and 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 modeling/design, or industry/professional technical committee involvement Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from accredited program Minimum 7 years related experience (completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience)Professional Engineer registration 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