OGE Energy Corp Electrical Engineer in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Electrical Engineer

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Job Description

Position Summary:

Develops plans and specifications, performs analysis, and provides reports on assigned tasks involving design and construction of new facilities or operation and maintenance of existing facilities. Technically involved in the resolution of equipment and operational problems that may include performing field investigation or inspections, performing design work, and detailed checking of design computations done by others, or general coordination of specific design aspects into a project.

Primary Duties:

  • Provides on-the-job training to new staff.

  • Manages multiple projects and associated budgets, schedules and resources.

  • Functions as quality inspector or defines quality requirements on engineering designs and projects.

  • Assures that all design specifications conform to the latest national and local codes, rules and regulations.

  • Reviews and critiques proposed changes to engineering standards, policies and guidelines.

  • Review development plans for compliance with adopted engineering standards and good engineering practices.

  • Conducts surveys to gather field data.

  • Prepare and interpret schematics, drawings, layouts and other visual aids.

  • Prepares engineering analysis for small/routine projects to include: preliminary design, calculation, life cycle cost and equipment selection.

  • Assists upper level engineers as directed while developing specialized engineering skills.

  • Supports company safety programs and initiatives by following all EHS and Operating procedures and adhering to established design standards.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering (ABET accredited) or PE.

  • Five (5) years directly related experience as an Engineer.

  • Valid State Driver's license.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years directly related experience as a Power Engineer.

  • OEM field service engineering experience of electrical rotating equipment (motors, exciters, synchronous generators, etc.).

  • Experience working in a Power Plant or large Industrial Facility (refinery, steel mill, etc.).

  • Experience troubleshooting Power Plant equipment, such as, induction motors, rotating exciters, and synchronous generators.

  • Experience with 4160 – 13,800 volt switchgear maintenance and inspection.

  • Experience performing arc flash analysis per IEEE 1584.

  • Experience with SKM analysis software.

  • Experience calculating protective relay settings and coordinating with upstream protective devices.

  • Experience replacing/upgrading protective relays.

  • Experience with transformer maintenance, inspection, and testing.

  • Experience with automatic voltage regulators maintenance, testing, inspection and upgrades.

  • Familiar with NERC regulations related to Power Generating Stations.

  • Familiar with NEC, NESC and NFPA code.

  • Good working knowledge of SAP PM (Plant Maintenance).

  • Exceptional communication skills (oral, written, and presentation).

  • Exceptional problem solving skills.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Able to communicate effectively in speech and writing with members at all levels throughout the organization and outside professionals.

  • Self motivated.

  • In depth knowledge and experience in multiple engineering initiatives.

  • Able to work without supervision and make independent decisions.

  • Strong project leadership skills.

  • Ability to work within stringent deadlines.

  • Able to manage multiple projects with shifting priorities.

  • Interpersonal skills with the ability to interface with diverse personalities.

  • Team Player.

  • Strong problem solving, organizational and analytical skills.

Working Conditions:

  • May require travel.

  • May be required to work non-standard work schedules.

  • May be exposed to extreme conditions and inclement weather.

  • May be required to work at heights up to and exceeding thirty (30) feet, underground and in confined spaces.

Job Location

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States

Position Type



92,000.00 - 137,600.00 USD