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UNS Energy Corporation Substation Engineer I, II, III, IV, Sr Technical, Sr Lead in Tucson, Arizona

Substation Engineer I, II, III, IV, Sr Technical, Sr Lead

Company Tucson Electric Power

Location Tucson, AZ

Requisition ID 5275

About Us

UNS Energy Corporation ( , headquartered in Tucson, Arizona, is a subsidiary ofFortis Inc. ( , the largest investor-owned electric and gas distribution utility in Canada. Our public utility subsidiaries, Tucson Electric Power Company, UNS Electric, Inc. and UNS Gas, Inc., power our economy by providing electric and gas service to nearly 700,000 customers in Arizona.

We embrace a spirit of giving, dedicated to improving quality of life in the communities we have served for generations, and in TEP’s case, since the 1890s. We’re building a cleaner, greener grid, with more wind and solar power than ever before, while maintaining safe, reliable, and affordable service.

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Our culture is rooted inshared core values ( that define how we work and who we are. Our team of innovative professionals bring their authentic selves to work each day to power our vision and make a difference. Be Part of Our Story.

We create opportunities for employees to thrive through:

  • Continual growth: In an industry changing faster than ever before, our commitment to professional growth and leadership development means we never stop challenging ourselves to explore new possibilities.

  • Active Engagement: We support a collaborative environment, with peer-to-peer learning and employee-driven groups that foster an inclusive culture.

  • Total compensation: UNS Energy Corporation also offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes a 401k plan with a generous company match, a company-sponsored pension plan, affordable individual and family health insurance plans, tuition assistance, life insurance, long-term disability insurance and much more.

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Job Description - Substation Engineer I, II, III, IV, Sr Technical, Sr Lead

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· Do you want to be part of a company culture founded on safety, teamwork, collaboration, and positive leadership?

· Do you have the creative ability to develop large scale substation projects?

· Do you enjoy working closely with civil, transmission, and structural engineers to ensure your vision becomes a reality?

If you answered "Yes" to any of these questions, read on. We want to know of your interest. If you apply, you are not just a number, you are a possible team member! Our culture is at the heart of our success and we are looking for talented individuals for the position of Substation Engineer to bring their skills and experience to the table while enriching our already strong culture.

What you will do

  • Develops, designs, and evaluates possible alternatives to meet both major and minor substation project requirements

  • Provides budgetary estimates of projects for departmental or interdepartmental incorporation into the Capital Budget

  • Develops detailed design specifications appropriate for the use in compiling material lists, procurement activities for equipment, materials, and service require for project completion

  • Leads formal and informal meetings concerning assigned projects and able to communicate effectively with all levels of personnel both in the office and field crews.

  • Initiates work orders and tracks expenditures as may be required to complete Capital Budget project assignments.

  • Evaluates, from an engineering standpoint, vendors, manufactures, equipment and/or components available to meet project specifications and in conjunction with the Material Procurement Department recommends awards that optimize cost and reliability.

What you bring

  • B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering.Emphasis in power related classes preferred.

  • Two or more year’s professional experience with substation design and project engineering.

  • Ability to write and produce the sequence of construction process.

  • Ability to estimate cost of various types of construction and installation

  • Strong analytical capabilities and ability to closely supervise new aspects of assignments.

  • Act as the technical project lead for assigned projects

  • The skillset to develop specifications for construction of various substation projects

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply now!

Pay Rate: Salary determined based on candidate's experience & qualifications.

All job offers are contingent on successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

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