Con Edison Technical Associate / EP in New York, New York

Qualifications: Distribution Planning is seeking to recruit a highly motivated Technical Associate (EP) in Area Station Planning. The successful candidate must be energetic and demonstrate an unwavering commitment to our Code of Conduct and The Way We Work. Must promote a positive work ethic and a customer service mentality in support of our corporate values and mission. A Bachelor degree in Engineering is required (Electrical or Mechanical Engineering) and 1 year full-time work experience, generally following completion of his or her degree. Full-time work experience may include relevant experience gained before college graduation through the Company’s summer or cooperative assignments or similar relevant full-time internships (paid/unpaid) while in college. Strong computer skills including proficiency in the use of MS Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Project), database management are required. Working knowledge of load flow analysis and/or programs is preferred. Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communications skills are also required.

A Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering is preferred.

Responsibilities: The Technical Associate (EP) will ensure implementation of Company safety, health and environmental programs for employees whose work is directed. Ensure that safe work practices are followed and the environment is fully protected in accordance with Company policy and governmental regulations. Commitment to the Way We Work Principles, and adheres to the Company’s Standards of Business Conduct and other Company procedures including Environmental, Health and Safety (“EH&S;”), Equal Employment Opportunity (“EEO”), discipline, and security. Assist with load flow studies for area substation and subtransmission systems, analyze results and write reports recommending load relief for area substations and subtransmission feeders and 4 kV substations. Perform technical and economic evaluations and work as a team with other Engineers to perform Area Substation and 4 kV Substation Planning Studies. Assist with the preparation of the 4kV load forecast based on data provided by the Demand Forecasting section. Assist with the preparation of the Ten-Year 4kV Substation Load Relief Program and reviews construction budgets for 4kV Substation Load Relief. Performs technical and economic studies for the need and timing of load relief including the installation of new transformers, capacitor additions, breaker and bus replacements, additional transformer cooling installations, ATS and load transfers. Continually assesses measures that will contribute to the optimum economical utilization of existing unit substation facilities. The measures include design criteria, substation load pick-up factor re-evaluation, load diversity, emergency load transfers and distribution bus voltage performance. Assists Senior Engineers in the preparation of Ten-Year and Long-Term Area Substation Load Relief Programs, as required. Assist in evaluating non-wires alternatives for traditional load relief projects and apply benefit cost analysis (BCA) to determine the most economical load relief projects. Provide technical assistance to Electric Operations Regions, System Operation, Substation Operations, and Substation and Subtransmission Engineering.

Physical Requirements: Must have a valid driver’s license. Must be able and willing to travel within Company service territory, and be available off hours (24 hours / day) to respond to emergencies or direct activities when necessary.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Consolidated Edison is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, affirms in policy and practice its commitment to recruit, hire, train, and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, citizenship, eligible veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by law.

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Title: Technical Associate / EP

Organization: Dist Resource Integration

Department: Distribution Planning

Expires On: 10/27/2017

Job Code: 17-0894