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Electrical Engineer 2 - Substation Design

TX-College Station

Req#: 30009BR

Date published: 28-Sep-2017

Opportunity: Experienced Hire

Business Line: Power

Business Plan: ENG

Level: 128

Black & Veatch provides engineering, technology, consulting and construction solutions that span the life cycle of projects in the power generation, power delivery and hydrocarbon process industries. Our services encompass planning, design, procurement, construction, startup, optimization and maintenance.

Primary Purpose:
Under close supervision, performs engineering functions requiring knowledge and experience in engineering principles. This level builds on experience gained as Engineer1 by either obtaining more depth in specific subject area with the expectation that assignments are larger and more complex, or by gaining experience in more subject areas.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Engineering Production:
• Prepares less complex engineering deliverables for substation projects.
• Performs research and develops recommendations for substation equipment and/or materials selection.
• Collects, assimilates, and manages data for engineering work.
• Prepares engineering calculations following standard methods and principles.
• Understands and adheres to budget, schedule, and quality requirements
Engineering Standards:
• Learn and remain current on client/department design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and B&V policies.

Quality / Continuous Improvement:
• Develops knowledge and complies with B&V quality program relative to assigned tasks.
• Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts.

Project Coordination:
• Coordinates with others as assigned by supervisor or project leadership.

Minimum Qualifications:
Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 1 year work experience in Substation Design.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
Basic knowledge of substation high voltage protection design or physical (outdoor) design: one lines, schematics, wiring diagrams, substation arrangement, electrical clearances, rigid bus design, raceway, lightning protection, grounding analysis/design and similar areas.

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