Electrical Substation Engineer

Posted on 4/30/2024

Wade Trim

Wade Trim

501-1,000 employees

Civil engineering and infrastructure planning services

Industrial & Manufacturing

Mid, Senior

Remote in USA

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 2-5 years of experience with high voltage substation design
  • Knowledge of utility standards, NESC, and construction techniques
  • Exposure to Microsoft Office and Bluebeam Revu PDF Editor
  • EIT (Engineer in Training) in pursuit of obtaining PE License
  • Willingness to travel
  • Prepare one-lines, installation plans, section views, and details for power substation equipment
  • Prepare schematics, panel elevations, panel wiring diagrams, and interconnection diagrams for protective relaying & control schemes
  • Perform research and develop recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection
  • Perform complex engineering calculations/studies related to substation projects
  • Create RTU control, status and analog point lists, raceway/cable schedules, maintenance/signage, and nameplates
  • Develop electrical design deliverables including protection and control design and physical design
  • Assist in developing, maintaining, and updating engineering standards
  • Provide technical guidance to others regarding projects and disciplines
  • Initiate contact with other disciplines as needed to identify and coordinate work details
  • Perform QA/QC responsibilities
  • Attend client and project meetings
  • Maintain excellent client relations
  • Adhere to budget, schedule, and quality requirements
  • Maintain a safe working environment

Wade Trim stands out in the civil engineering, planning, and surveying sector for its collaborative and communicative approach, enhancing project reliability and client value in infrastructure ventures. The company fosters a culture that promotes teamwork and open communication, ensuring effective project outcomes and a supportive work environment. This focus on cooperation and precision in executing infrastructure projects makes it an exemplary place for professionals keen on impacting urban and community development positively.

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Detroit, Michigan



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