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Substation Engineer

  • Job type: Job Type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : Job Reference: SO_(95159)(H)(EL)
  • Location: Location: USA, Texas, Houston
  • Sector: Sector: Transmission and Distribution, Power
  • Salary: Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: Date Posted: 20/09/2016

Assignments may include:

Design substations utilizing client standards including bill of materials, yard layouts, plans, sections and details, grounding, ground grid, control building arrangements, interior and exterior raceways, auxiliary AC and DC power systems, and cable lists.
Prepare calculations and equipment specifications.
Prepare new and modify existing relay drawings including relay panel arrangements, single lines, three lines, AC schematics, DC elementaries, equipment wiring, and relay panel wiring.
Assess feasibility or soundness of proposed applications when data is insufficient or testing is advisable.
Coordinate departmental or divisional project studies, reports or project design assignments.
Regularly meet and correspond with clients or outside personnel.


Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from accredited program. Minimum of one year of related experience. Experience in setting microprocessor based relays is a plus. Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred. Excellent written & verbal communication skills. Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

For more information about this role please contact our Houston office