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Electrical Substation Engineer - 2197.20

Company: Wade Trim
Location: Taylor
Posted on: September 12, 2023

Job Description:

What We Offer:
Our excellent salary and benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long-term disability coverage, education reimbursement, 401(k), performance bonuses, and an employee stock program. Employee Resource Groups and Programs offered include the Young Professionals Group, Women at Wade Trim, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Professional Development, Leadership Development, Rotation Program, Mentor Program, Sustainability Program, and Wellness Program.
Position Description:
We are looking for an Electrical Substation Engineer to join our ICE Team to improve infrastructure in our Taylor office. The candidate must have a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, and 5 or more years of experience with high voltages substation design. Experience with Bentley Microstation, AutoCAD, Geographical Information Systems (GIS), and SAP/Maximo is preferred. Some travel will be required for this role. A Professional Engineering License is preferred. The candidate must also be self-motivated, work well with others, and have excellent writing, organizational, and communication skills. A flexible hybrid-remote work schedule available after 90 days of employment.
Typical responsibilities include:

  • Prepare one-lines, connection diagrams, panel elevations and protection & control schematics for power substation equipment
  • Prepare auxiliary power equipment sizing calculations
  • Design wiring diagrams for protective relaying panels
  • Perform complex engineering calculations/studies related to substation projects such as: lightning protection, conduit fill, AC/DC station service loading, surge arrester sizing and voltage drop
  • Create RTU control, status and analog point lists, raceway/cable schedules along with maintenance/signage and nameplates
  • Perform high voltage substation design, including physical design, protective relaying/control with an emphasis on continuous improvement
  • Provides guidance and direction on design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes
  • Assists in developing, maintaining, and updating engineering standards
  • Provides technical guidance to others regarding projects and disciplines
  • Perform quality reviews of project deliverables
  • Attend and/or conduct client and project meetings
  • Maintain excellent client relations
  • Promote sales
  • Review scope, budget, and schedule for project tasks
  • Assist with proposals, marketing, project reports and technical presentations
  • Maintain a safe working environmentEducation:
    • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering requiredSkills/Experience:
      • 5 or more years of experience with high voltage substation design is required
      • Knowledge of utility standards, NESC, and an understanding of construction techniques is required
      • Exposure to Bentley Microstation, AutoCAD, utility Geographical Information Systems (GIS), SAP/Maximo is preferred
      • Professional Engineering License is preferred
      • Candidate must be willing to travel About Wade Trim:
        Wade Trim is committed to maximizing the value of infrastructure investments. We've been solving complex engineering challenges for nearly a century. We customize our work approach to fit each project using a collaborative, friendly style to deliver solutions our clients can stand behind.
        Our supportive culture recognizes and strives to fulfill collective client, company, and individual needs. Mentoring and building skills of Wade Trim staff is a priority. Frequent interaction among staff is encouraged, company leadership is easily accessible, and opportunities are provided for staff to help shape the firm's future through strategic planning. Work/life balance is supported through a flexible, hybrid work schedule that brings team members together in the office at least two days a week and connects them virtually when working from home.
        To solve our clients' toughest challenges, we've devoted ourselves to delivering innovative solutions. Our Office of Applied Technology (OAT) is dedicated to seeking new technologies or ways to apply existing technologies to enhance value to our clients and positively impact communities. All staff are encouraged to share ideas and suggestions for innovative technologies or processes to adopt. This open-minded approach enables us to advance technology, foster innovation, and stay ahead of our clients' needs.
        Wade Trim's success is shared by the employees that make it happen. Since our beginning, our firm has been 100% employee owned. This cultivates an ownership mindset that benefits our work approach, collaborative culture, and ability to deliver client solutions. We believe employee ownership drives the sustainability and growth of our firm and provides all our employees with opportunities for financial success.
        If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in a friendly environment, please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section of our website at .
        Wade Trim is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Keywords: Wade Trim, Taylor , Electrical Substation Engineer - 2197.20, Professions , Taylor, Michigan

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