Power Engineer Jobs


Job Information

Power Engineers Substation Project Engineer in Ft Worth, Texas

Substation Project Engineer

Location:Ft Worth


Department:Power Delivery Ft Worth Small Utility Service Group


Substation Project Engineer

POWER Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking a Substation Project Engineer to work in the Power Delivery Small Utility Service (SUS) Department in our Fort Worth, Texas office.

Roles and Responsibilities

The successful applicant will be responsible for successful completion of assigned projects and for maintaining and improving client relationships. Completion of these functions requires technical competence as well as leadership competence in working with clients and mentoring and supervising team members assigned to projects. This role will lead substation engineering project work, including, but not limited to:

  • Develop project work scope documents, budgets, and proposals

  • Complete conceptual design and feasibility studies

  • Prepare construction cost estimates

  • Develop project schedules

  • Lead engineering design activities

  • Perform substation design checking

  • Support projects during construction

The successful applicant must also demonstrate the following:

  • Honesty and integrity

  • Strong initiative

  • Attitude of service toward clients

  • Willingness to share successes with the project team

  • Strong command of the English language

  • Strong written and oral communication skills in order to communicate professionally with internal team members and clients

  • Willingness to travel occasionally to client sites or conferences

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Civil Engineering, or equivalent technical education

  • Professional Engineering license (P.E.) or equivalent in the state of Texas, or ability to achieve P.E. within six (6) months of hire date

  • Ten (10) + years of experience performing physical and electrical substation design

  • Experience preparing project work scope documents and sequence of construction plans for substation projects

  • Must have a valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record

Desired Education/Experience

  • P.E. in Texas

  • Experience performing substation design for electric cooperatives

  • Experience working at an electric cooperative

  • One (1) + years of experience leading substation project design teams

At POWER Engineers, Inc. you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diverse and unique initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. We encourage new ideas and fresh approaches and most importantly, we strive to be our clients’ first choice. These traits – and deep technical skill – account for our success.

Have fun, do good work, make money. As an employee-owned company, we strive to make POWER Engineers an appealing place to work, where we perform projects that we find challenging and in which we excel. We provide competitive compensation, a full benefit package, professional development, and an appealing work environment. POWER Engineers is a unique and fun engineering firm, which may be contradictory to some, but it works well for us.