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American Transmission Company System Protection Specialist in De Pere, Wisconsin

Summary of Responsibilities:

Are you a problem-solver? Does working with data and details excite you? If so, bring your positive energy to ATC! We are looking for a System Protection Specialist to provide expert technical support, direction and advice in analyzing, evaluating, and managing data for our System Protection department.

Essential Responsibilities:

You’ll use your Associate’s degree in Electrical Engineering Technology, computer aided design/drafting, or Construction Technology to participate in the development of transmission line and substation protection specifications, retrieve event records from remote relays and disturbance recorders for fault analysis and manage and maintain the department’s databases of relay settings and event records. In lieu of degree, equivalent, applicable work experience may be considered.

In addition, you’ll participate in root cause analysis and process improvement teams, manage system protection documentation on internal and external ATC websites and prepare substation and transmission line design guides, standards, drawings and specifications, so experience with multiple software programs and managing data is a must.

If you would like to be part of a team that provides technical direction to our organization related to issues on the transmission system we want you to bring your positive energy to the system protection department! We have a strong System Protection team that will help you become an outstanding System Protection Specialist.

Grades 25/27

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Full time

Equal Opportunity Employer:

ATC is an equal opportunity employer that seeks to foster diverse teams of talented people working safely together. We respect and embrace diversity of all aspects and hire, train and promote employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We encourage women, minorities, veterans and individuals with a disability to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to any characteristic protected by law.

American Transmission Co. is a transmission-only electric utility that helps keep the lights on, businesses running and communities strong in Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota and Illinois. As owner and operator of more than 9,530 miles of transmission lines and 530 substations, we help meet the electric needs of more than 5 million people in our service area.