Power Engineers Protection Engineer - Junior Level (Remote) in Orlando, Florida
Protection Engineer - Junior Level (Remote)
Department: Power Delivery SAS X Dept
Protection Engineer - Junior Level
POWER Engineers, Inc. is seeking a Junior-Level Power System Protection Engineer to join our SCADA and Analytical Services (SAS) team. This position will report to our Orlando office location and has the ability to work remotely from any location in Florida. (please note in the application questions where you prefer to be located).
Roles and Responsibilities * *
The successful applicant will be responsible for performing electrical studies for utility and industrial/commercial clients. Applicable power systems primarily include conventional and renewable generation facilities, substations, transmission systems, and distribution systems. Activities will include the following:
Protective Relaying: short circuit and symmetrical component analysis, time-current coordination, protection scheme and criteria development, relay settings calculation, integration with SCADA systems, NERC compliance, and arc flash analysis. Applicable software: AcSELerator Quickset (SEL-5030), AcSELerator Architect, GE Enervista, ASPEN Oneliner, SKM-PTW, ETAP, RSCAD/RTDS
The successful applicant must demonstrate aptitude in the following:
Initiative and self-sufficiency
Spoken and written communication
Troubleshooting and problem solving
*Required Education/Experience *
BSEE (BS Electrical Engineering), BSEET (BS Electrical Engineering Technology), or BSCE (BS Computer Engineering) degree, from an ABET-accredited university
Two (2) to four (4) years of industry experience performing design or device configuration in technical disciplines described in the Roles and Responsibilities section
Must be willing to travel on occasion
Desired Education/Experience * *
Preference is given to applicants with any of the following:
Power system courses covering topics such as three-phase power, load flow and reactive compensation, protective relaying, symmetrical components, transmission line theory, power system transients, dynamic stability, and power system electromagnetics
Internships and experience in the technical areas and software listed in the Roles and Responsibilities section
Engineer In Training (EIT) certification, with the expectation to work toward professional engineering registration (PE)
At POWER Engineers, you can have a rewarding career on every level. Our philosophy is simple: Do Good. Have Fun. Build Success.
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 benefit package:
Vacation/Paid Sick Leave
Voluntary Life Insurance
POWER is a fun engineering firm. That might seem contradictory to some, but it works for us!
EOE, including disability/vets