LG&E and KU Energy Electrical Engineer I, II, III or Sr. in United States
Electrical Engineer - Generation Services, Compliance & Document Mgmt
This position is the entering professional engineering level. Individual normally work under close supervision; performs a variety of projects that have specific instructions and expected results. Provides engineering and technical support, oversight and direction related to system reliability and NERC/SERC regulatory compliance functions.
220 W Main Street
Company Paid Relocation - External
Required Education & Experience
ABET Accredited Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering required.
Ability to use formal engineering training in practical application to power plant assignments. Excellent interpersonal skills and verbal/written communication skills. Excellent word processing and spreadsheet application skills. Ability to build relationships across various functions and lines of business to ensure transmission system reliability and compliance / adherence to policies and procedures.
Examines and determines options, based upon technical knowledge of work required to meet existing and pending NERC Reliability Standards at company sites and facilities, which meet regulatory requirements and which can be integrated into operational processes.
Routinely interfaces with other departments, entities and regulatory agencies, regarding reliability compliance issues. Replies to requests of information and data by NERC and SERC.
Identifies opportunities for improvement and/or suggests improved methods and gathers, correlates and analyzes specific data using established procedures.
Performs detailed and/or routine engineering assignments involving established calculations, tests and analysis.
Prepares and presents reports, requiring self-analysis and recommendations, for related system reliability, compliance and/or engineering activities.
Proposes, justifies and manages installation of equipment, structures and devices needed for the Company to comply with NERC Reliability Standards. Identifies and manages Company and contract personnel, provides budget, accrual and forecast data.
Supports operating and maintenance functions with engineering analysis, troubleshooting, problem identification, problem resolution activities.
Directs the activities of coops, bargaining employees and other, as instructed, as they perform various activities including installation or checkout of new equipment, troubleshooting, testing, tuning, etc.
Performs other duties as directed by management.
Mix of office and field work hours. May have to cross rough surfaces, climb stairs, or traverse construction sites.
Mix of sitting, stand, and walking. May have to travel moderate distances on foot over uneven terrain.
EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans
LG&E and KU Energy
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time