Northern Star Industries SENIOR ELECTRICAL ENGINEER - Protection & Control Engineering Services in Iron Mountain, Michigan

As a technical professional of Systems Control’s Engineering Services in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, Iron Mountain, Michigan and Houghton, Michigan, you will be a subject matter expert responsible for designing solutions that transform the electrical industry.

  • Ability to interpret customer specifications and provide a design which meets all requirements

  • Perform transmission and distribution protection and control relay setting calculations and coordination studies

  • Perform Substation RTU/SCADA configurations

  • Create project transmission and distribution specific protection and control schematic diagrams from standard customer schematics

  • Create protection and control schematic diagrams from a 1-Line diagram

  • Update/revise existing customer substation legacy schematic and wiring diagrams

  • Modify/Create transmission and distribution protection and control relay 1-Line Drawings

  • Develop complete and detailed technical scopes for projects which meet customer requirements

  • Customer visits (travel approximately 10% of the time)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Power focus preferred

  • P.E. license or ability to obtain a P.E. license

  • Minimum of seven years of Transmission and Distribution Protection and Control related experience in both relay settings and P&C drawing package creation

  • Minimum of seven years of experience with at least five years of T&D Protection and Control related experience in both relay settings and P&C drawing package creation

  • Thorough understanding of the function, operation and application of T&D relay protection functions

  • Thorough understanding of the operation and function of all substation equipment

  • Knowledge and understanding of the specifications, structure, programming and configuration of the following control devices is also beneficial:

  • Microprocessor Based Protection and Control Relays

  • RS-232/RS485/Fiber optic/Ethernet Communication

  • IEC-61850 and DNP protocols

  • RTU/SCADA/HMI Equipment

  • SCADA Systems

  • Distributive Control

  • Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Working knowledge of transmission and distribution protection and control schematic and wiring diagrams

  • Ability to perform relay setting calculations and coordination studies

  • Proven analytical & problem solving skills

ID: 2015-1253

External Company URL: https://www.systemscontrol.com/