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PPL Corporation NERC Coordinator- Support Engineer/Senior Engineer in Allentown, Pennsylvania

5719BR

Internal Title:

NERC Coordinator- Support Engineer/Senior Engineer

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Prepares and executes plans and conducts reviews confirming engineering protection and control procedures are implemented in the execution of capital infrastructure installation and upgrades. Schedules work to meet completion dates and technical specifications. Reviews design documentation to determine compliance with design criteria and standards.

  2. Able to work in a variety of functions either in field locations or in the home office, which may include necessary activities ensuring quality processes are implemented in optimization of system/component performance and availability. Verification of engineer’s analysis for and development of design packages to add/modify systems, components or standards.

  3. Applies industry best practices in development of procedures and processes addressing quality and reliability standards requirements.

  4. Works effectively in a team environment and may assume the role of team leader.

  5. Able to prepare cost estimates and assists in bid and procurement contract evaluations.

  6. Assists in quality aspects of engineer’s development of special testing of components, troubleshooting of equipment or process problems or special studies.

  7. Provides quality assurance, procedure and standards requirements guidance and recommendations to other PPL employees in support of high quality, timely and cost-effective engineering solutions to technical problems.

  8. Builds knowledge of the organization’s reliability and quality procedures and processes.

  9. Ensures department deliverables exceed all industry standard requirements through development and implementation of uniform processes based on industry best practices.

  10. Implement industry best practices in development of efficient review processes and procedure development.

Requisition ID:

5719BR

Position Summary:

Under minimal supervision, responsible for oversite of complex engineering activities including all aspects of protection and control NERC reliability processes and procedures. A strong background in process controls and procedure development is required for this position. This position ensures high quality of the engineering team’s deliverables verifying all documented processes and procedures are followed. These procedures are based on enforceable national standards, PPL and industry best practices and are uniformly applied in system protection.

Candidate Qualifications:

Candidates must meet the basic qualifications and pass all required tests or assessments to receive consideration.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility form upon hire.

Experience Level:

Professional

Recruiting Location:

PA-Allentown

Basic Qualifications:

Support Engineer

  1. Bachelor's Degree in engineering or engineering technology from a college or university Discipline required will vary by the specific job requirements.

  2. Minimum 2 years related engineering experience

Senior Engineer

  1. Bachelor's Degree in engineering or engineering technology from a college or university. Discipline required will vary by the specific job requirements.

  2. Minimum 5 years related engineering experience.

  3. Working knowledge of regulatory requirements and industry standards for the specific position.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Our company is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity and the strength it brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identify, genetic information, disability status, or any other protected characteristic.

Regular or Temporary:

Regular

Preferred Qualifications:

Support Engineer

  1. Bachelor's Degree in engineering or engineering technology from a college or university accredited by ABET, or recognized by ABET as substantially equivalent. Discipline required will vary by the specific job requirements. OR PE license in the state of Pennsylvania.

  2. Engineer in Training Certificate.

  3. Experience in the energy industry.

  4. PE license in the state of Pennsylvania.

Senior Engineer

  1. Bachelor's Degree in engineering or engineering technology from a college or university accredited by ABET, or recognized by ABET as substantially equivalent. (Discipline required will vary by the specific job requirements).

  2. Professional Engineer, registered in applicable state.

Full-time or Part-time:

Full-Time

Corporate Summary:

As one of the largest investor-owned companies in the U.S. utility sector, PPL Corporation delivers on its promises to customers, investors, employees and the communities we serve. Our utilities – Western Power Distribution, Louisville Gas and Electric and Kentucky Utilities, and PPL Electric Utilities – provide an outstanding service experience for our customers, consistently ranking among the best in the United States and the United Kingdom. PPL has grown from a company with customers and facilities in one region of Pennsylvania to a diverse energy company with more than 10 million customers in the U.S. and the U.K. PPL provides energy for millions of customers while providing challenging and rewarding careers for thousands of employees around the U.S. and abroad. Follow PPL Corporation on social mediaTwitter: @PPLCorporation (https://twitter.com/PPLCorporation)LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/ppl-corporation)Follow PPL Electric Utilities on social mediaTwitter: @PPLElectric (https://twitter.com/PPLElectric)Facebook (www.facebook.com/PPLElectric)

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