Electrical Engineer - Substations

Engineering design, Physical data model, Electrical engineering, Distribution, Design engineering, Engineering
Contract W2, 6 Months
$50 - $70

Job Description

Job Title : Electrical Engineer 3 - Substation Design

Location: Orlando or Remote 

Pay is $45-$60 per hour

s or Holders Only

Mon-Fri  8am – 5pm


Job Summary

Functions in a mid-level engineer capacity in a substation design role encompassing distribution, sub transmission and transmission level voltage classes.. Under general supervision, performs all aspects of conventional design engineering and analysis. Broadens knowledge and skill set in area of discipline. May start to expand knowledge in other disciplines and/or functional areas.

Key Responsibilities

Engineering Standards:
    Perform substation design, including physical design, protective relaying/control with an emphasis on continuous improvement
    Continues to learn and remains current on departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and Company policies and procedures
     Applies to assigned tasks as appropriate  

Quality/Continuous Improvement:

     Begins to independently apply knowledge and complies with Black and Veatch quality program relative to assigned tasks
     Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts
     May start to perform internal Quality Assurance technical reviews

Engineering Production:

      Prepares a variety of moderately complex engineering deliverables for substation design
     Performs complex research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection
     Collects, assimilates, and manages data for engineering work
      Prepares complex engineering calculations following standard methods and  principles
      Understands and adheres to budget, schedule, and quality requirements  
       Recognizes, defines and resolves problems within assigned area
      May provide direction and guidance to others  
      May perform QA/QC responsibilities
      May prepare design budgets

Project Coordination:

     Assigns tasks to and coordinates with other internal/external team members on less complex projects
    Initiates contact with other disciplines as needed to identify and coordinate details of the work

Client Focus:

      Interface directly with clients, vendors and subcontractors
      Actively seeks to understand client interests and drivers through normal client contact and through interaction and communication with project leadership  
     Applies understanding of client interests and drivers to their own behavior and performance of the work under his/her responsibility  
     May provide support to business development or pursuit activities  

Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology:

      Shares current knowledge of latest technology and processes

People Management - (supervision, career development, training, mentoring):

    May assist with performance management process, mentoring, recognition, and any corrective actions required

Preferred Qualifications

    Substation Design – Physical and/or P&C
    Learning on the Fly
    Problem Solving
    Intellectual Horsepower
    Written Communications
    Drive For Results
    Listening and Dealing with Ambiguity
    Intermediate knowledge of engineering of high voltage substation engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline


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 3 years related work experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Typical office environment.



Dice Id : RTX1e0429
Position Id : 7120926
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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