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Power Engineers Entry-Level Substation Electrical Engineer in Houston, Texas

Entry-Level Substation Electrical Engineer

Location:Houston

State/Territory:Texas

Department:Power Delivery Houston Substation Dept

Description

Entry-Level Substation Electrical EngineerJob Summary of Roles and Responsibilities

POWER Engineers is seeking an Entry-Level Substation Electrical Engineer to work in its Power Delivery Substation Department in Houston, Texas. Responsibilities

The Electrical Engineer will share responsibility with the rest of the department to produce a product consistent with POWER's mission statement and culture. They are expected to support the department in achieving the department's goals, maintain POWER's high-quality standards, promote internal teamwork and meet the needs of our clients.

  • Perform the detailed design of low to extra high voltage substations including, but not limited to:

  • One-line diagrams

  • Station physical layouts

  • Sections/Elevations

  • Cable and conduit plans and details

  • Ground grid design and details

  • Foundation plans

  • Structural plans

  • Control enclosure design and details

  • Lightning protection plans

  • Yard lighting plans

  • Bills of Materials

  • Site visits

  • Support QA/QC for deliverables to clients.

  • Shall learn, understand, and adhere to client standards and processes while working individually or within a team to complete complex and technically challenging designs.

  • Occasional travel.

Required Education/Experience

  • BSEE (BS Electrical Engineering), BSME (BS Mechanical Engineering), or BSEET (BS Electrical Engineering Technology) degree, preferably with a power option from an accredited university.

  • Strong knowledge and understanding of electrical engineering to build on.

  • The candidate must have a strong command of the English language with good written and oral communication skills to work effectively with internal team members and external client personnel.

  • Candidates must be willing and able to work effectively and efficiently in a remote work environment when required.

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. without the need for work sponsorship.

Desired Education/Experience

  • At least three months relevant electrical engineering work experience; could be on an internship or co-op basis.

  • Minimum 2.5 Grade Point Average (GPA).

  • Knowledge of electrical utility substations and familiarity with substation design.

  • Engineer In Training certificate (EIT) or passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.

At POWER Engineers, you can have a rewarding career on every level. Our philosophy is simple: Do Good Work. Have Fun. Make Money.

You’ll work on fun and challenging projects and initiatives. You’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on society and the environment. And you’ll find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career.

Since we’re employee-owned, we get to make POWER a great place to work. That includes providing competitive compensation, professional development, and a full benefits package:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision

  • Maternity Leave

  • Parental Leave

  • Paid Holidays

  • Vacation/Paid Sick Leave

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • 401K

POWER is a fun engineering firm. That might seem contradictory to some, but it works for us!

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