National Grid Electrical Designer / Engineer in Hicksville, New York
_About the Position:_
_Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):_
Responsible to evaluate and prepare electrical physical and/or control wiring designs for modifications and additions to existing electrical power and control systems in Steam Generating and Gas Turbine Power Stations.
Work closely with plant staffs and engineers to establish equipment locations, cable and raceways physical designs, control equipment requirements and control logic to support plant maintenance and operations.
Support the preparation of detailed drawings of electrical physical arrangements, cable raceway systems and control wiring diagrams/schematics in AutoCAD.
Preparation of computerized cable and conduit lists.
Prepare engineering drawings and calculations in analysis of design.
Assemble electrical drawing work packages and prepare transmittal letters and communications.
Support the development of design manhour and material estimates.
Familiar with the National Electric Code and/or National Association of Corrosion Engineer standards.
Perform field surveys to support design development and record as-built conditions.
Provide technical support and troubleshooting of field installations.
Commissioning of equipment as required at any of the power station sites.
Interface with electrical engineers, other engineering disciplines, engineers/designers, plant staffs, National Grid maintenance support departments, and installation Contractors.
Review and approve vendor drawings.
Develop specifications and bid documents.
Prepare project purpose and necessity documents and cost estimates.
_Knowledge & Experience Required:_
1-10 years of related power plant electrical, controls, cathodic protection or equivalent experience. General knowledge of electrical power systems equipment, controls, instrumentation and wiring design. Experience inspecting electrical installation work.Experience working with other engineering design disciplines. Experience installing, troubleshooting and operating electrical equipment desired.
Experience with power plant systems.
This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.
/National Grid is an equal opportunity employer thatvaluesa broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture ofinclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to bean affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team./
Job: *Power Plant Operations
Organization: *Core Business
Title: Electrical Designer / Engineer
Requisition ID: 20181826