Power Engineers Transmission Planning/Studies Engineer in San Diego, California

Transmission Planning/Studies Engineer

Location:San Diego

State/Territory:California

Department:Power Delivery SAS Group II

Description

Transmission Planning/Studies Engineer

Job Summary of Roles and Responsibilities

Power Engineers, Inc. is seeking a mid- to senior-level Transmission Planning/Studies Engineer. This individual will be responsible for interfacing with other engineers in the preparation of computer-based models and performing power system studies on utility transmission/distribution systems and industrial/commercial electrical power systems, including: protective relay settings, stability (transient & dynamic), long/short range planning studies, short circuit, load flow, motor starting, power factor, and other related studies.

The level of this engineer requires an individual who has experience participating in the proposal writing process as well as enjoys customer contact to assist in bringing in new business to the company. This person must have a strong conceptualization ability and strong interpersonal communication and organizational skills - including the capability to explain complex technical issues to decision-makers and project teams.

Required Education/Experience

  • Requires a BSEE

  • Seven (7) + years of experience in electrical engineering system studies

  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills, including proposal writing, report writing, and other technical writing

  • Experience with PSSE or PSLF software packages, preferably both

  • Willing to travel (25% or more at times)

  • Ability to work successfully in a customer-focused, project-oriented environment

Desired Education/Experience

  • Professional licensure: EIT (passing of the FE exam) or PE registration (or equivalent) is preferred

  • MSEE is preferred

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.

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