Power Engineers Protection Engineer - Mid Level (REMOTE) in Vancouver, Washington
Protection Engineer - Mid Level (REMOTE)
Department: Power Delivery SAS II Dept
Protection Engineer - Mid Level
POWER Engineers, Inc. is seeking a Mid-Level Power System Protection Engineer to join our SCADA and Analytical Services (SAS) team. This position is posted in multiple POWER office locations with the ability to work remotely from a mutually acceptable location (please note in the application questions where you prefer to be located).
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 in primary production roles as well as leadership competence in working with clients and mentoring and supervising team members assigned to projects. Assigned projects will include electrical studies for utility and industrial/commercial clients. Systems to be analyzed will include conventional and renewable generation facilities, substations, and transmission and distribution systems. Technical disciplines include the following:
Protective Relaying: short circuit and symmetrical component analysis, time-current coordination, protection scheme and criteria development, relay settings, integration with SCADA systems, NERC compliance, arc flash analysis.
Applicable software: AcSELerator Quickset (SEL-5030), GE Enervista, ASPEN Oneliner, SKM-PTW, ETAP, RSCAD/RTDS
The successful applicant must also demonstrate aptitude in the following:
Initiative and self-sufficiency
Spoken and written communication
Leadership and mentoring
Business and commercial performance
Troubleshooting and problem solving
Successful candidates must be willing to travel on occasion and work successfully in a customer-focused, project-oriented environment.
*Required Education/Experience *
Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (BSEE)
Five (5) or more years of industry experience performing studies in technical disciplines described in the Job Description section
EIT certified and eligible to sit for the P. Eng Exam
*Desired Education/Experience *
Preference is given to applicants with any of the following:
Registered professional engineers (P. Eng.) or equivalent
Power Systems focused MSEE
A proven history of completing similar projects in a consulting environment
Experience in mentoring others and in providing technical and commercial leadership in customer-focused engineering projects
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