Power Grid Engineering Open Positions

PROTECTION & CONTROL ENGINEER - SENIOR LEVEL

LOCATION: Raleigh, NC

REPORT TO: Director of Engineering  

FLSA: Exempt

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BASIC FUNCTION:

Responsible for the design of electrical protection and control systems for generation, transmission and distribution systems with emphasis on quality and project costs following client’s requirements and internal company’s quality control and quality assurance practices. Responsibilities (but not limited to the following):

  • Development of complete engineering design packages for protective relaying and communications systems, including AC one-line and three-line diagrams, DC schematics, logic and functional diagrams, panel layouts, interconnection diagrams, relaying equipment specifications and bill of materials.
  • Provides technical direction and on-the-job training to drafters, engineering technicians, and less experienced engineers.
  • Performs assignments independently with instruction as to the general results expected and with guidance from Director of Engineering and/or Lead Engineer on unusual or complex projects.
  • Developing, nurturing and maintaining trusted relationships with senior level engineering, managers, and executives with current or prospective clients.
  • Confidently and comfortably present technical solutions to key customers, respond in real time to technical concerns and answer questions in a knowledgeable articulate manner.
  • Direct and/or participate in client meetings / job site visits to collect or deliver design and engineering data. 
  • Reports to Director of Engineering.

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering (not engineering technology program). An international engineering degree will be considered.
  • A Master degree in Electrical Engineering will be considered in lieu of the B.S. Engineering degree.
  • Seven (7) or more years of electrical engineering experience is required, experience in protection and control engineering is preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record are required.
  • Professional Engineer registration or plan to become registered is required.

 

BASIC SKILLS:

  • Must have strong analytical and computer skills.
  • Must have strong written and verbal skills.
  • Possess to ability to effectively communicate with a wide variety of support personnel.
  • Strong commitment to customer service and care.

 

TRAVEL:

Position requires 20% travel

 

EXCELLENT BENEFITS:

Health, Dental, Life, Vision Insurances, 401 K with employee match, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability and more!! 

PGE is an Equal Opportunity Employer