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Ameren Energy Center Electrical Project Engineer in United States

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About The Position

The Energy Center Electrical Project Engineer performs engineering studies, design, and project management activities for new and existing power generation plant systems. This position has primary responsibility for supporting Missouri Regulated Generation Non-Nuclear plants with travel required.

Key responsibilities include:

·Manage and/or support projects involving electrical equipment and related systems.

·Develop engineering solutions, cost and schedule estimates, and preliminary designs associated with initial development and budgeting of projects. Upon project authorization, perform detailed design and work with drafting to complete drawings, prepare requisitions and specifications for equipment and construction contracts, analyze proposals, produce cost and schedule estimates, and assist or lead in the planning and coordination of projects. Lead the checkout and start-up of the new equipment.

·Provide engineering assistance to energy centers and other departments within the company on activities requiring experience and expertise with electrical systems.

·Interface with industry contacts and outside corporations, including consultants, contractors, and their employees.


Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited college or university required. PE License preferred. PMP certificate also preferred. One or more years of relevant engineering experience preferred. Experience managing, supervising, or leading people preferred. Experience with low/medium/high voltage electrical equipment, including but not limited to switchgear, MCCs, motors, transformers, buses, etc., preferred. Experience with protective relaying preferred. Experience with arc flash analysis and electrical modeling preferred.

In addition to the above qualifications, the successful candidate will demonstrate:

Must possess excellent analytical, communication, computer, human relations, and leadership skill. Travel between power plants and the DRC and outside of the St. Louis area required. Subject to call-outs, nights, weekends and/or holiday work to support power plants.

*Salary depends upon individual credentials, experience, and/or engineer technical path and position market pay level

Additional Information

Ameren’s selection process includes a series of interviews and may include candidate testing and/or an individual aptitude or skill-based assessment. Specific details will be provided to qualified candidates.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, genetic information, military service or status, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other class, trait, or status protected by law.

St. Louis-based Ameren Corporation powers the quality of life for 2.4 million electric customers and more than 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area through its Ameren Missouri and Ameren Illinois rate-regulated utility subsidiaries. Ameren Illinois provides electric transmission and distribution service and natural gas distribution service. Ameren Missouri provides electric generation, transmission and distribution service, as well as natural gas distribution service. Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois develops, owns and operates rate-regulated regional electric transmission projects. For more information, visit, or follow us on Twitter at @AmerenCorp,, or LinkedIn/company/Ameren.