Pike Corporation Engineer II- Substation Physical in Roanoke, Virginia
Position Overview:This is the second level of the Engineering classification. Provide engineering/technical expertise to solve more complex problems in a specific area of expertise, with some supervision. Incumbents are expected to develop advanced skills and the ability to work with greater independence.
Please note: This electrical engineering position is in the Substation Physical Engineering group within the Transmission & Substation division of Pike Engineering. This position will work closely with clients, engineering departments, and CAD Designers in the development of High-voltage Substation Engineering Design packages for electric utility clients. See desired qualifications below.
Duties & Responsibilities
Under some direct supervision, in the area of expertise will provide:
engineering/technical expertise and guidance in the identification, analysis and resolution of problems
effective planning, organizing, estimating, scheduling and monitoring of work activities
thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondence, documentation, calculations and sketches
continuous improvement of job-related, engineering, technical and professional knowledge, skills and performance
effective oral and written communication skills
accurate records and files
support of the company's goals and represents the company positively and professionally
2 to 4 years experience as a practicing engineer
Understanding of basic engineering theories and principles.
Understanding of basic practices of researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations
Ability to deal with a variety of individuals from various socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds.
Good written and oral communication skills.
Able to manage multiple tasks and provide leadership to other team members.
Received a passing grade on the Engineering Fundamentals Exam.
Ability to become registered as a Professional Engineer within 12 months.
Understanding of basic principles of project management
1 - 3 years of electrical utility substation design experience (as an intern, employee, contractor, or consultant) with a generalknowledge of the physical design of substations 23 kV and higher.
General knowledge of electrical and physical layout of the substation equipment (circuit breakers, transformers, disconnect switches, bus, etc.)
General knowledge of NESC and IEEE
NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as requested to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.
Pike Engineering, LLC EEO/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled
Organization: *Pike Corporation, Inc.
Title: Engineer II- Substation Physical
Requisition ID: 21000048