Entry Level Substation Electrical Engineer
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Wade Trim

501-1,000 employees

Civil engineering company
Company Overview
At Wade Trim, we are committed to maximizing the value of your infrastructure investment. For nearly a century, we’ve been solving complex engineering challenges to create stronger communities. Our work approach is customized to fit each client and project. We use a collaborative, friendly style – built on excellent communication before, during and after your project – to deliver solutions you can stand behind.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Consulting

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1926

Headquarters

Detroit, Michigan

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

18%
Locations
Grand Rapids, MI, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
AutoCAD
CategoriesNew
Electrical Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 0 to 3 years of related experience required
  • Completion of Part I of the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam preferred
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D, Bluebeam Revu is preferred
Responsibilities
  • Perform high voltage substation design, including electrical installation design and PR&C design with an emphasis on continuous improvement
  • Prepare one-line diagrams, electrical installation plans, electrical installation section views, electrical installation details, below grade grounding & conduit plans, and cable schedules in accordance with governing industry code and client standards
  • Prepare panel elevations and PR&C schematic, wiring, and interconnection diagrams in accordance with governing industry code and client standards
  • Prepare auxiliary power equipment sizing calculations
  • Perform complex engineering calculations/studies related to substation projects such as: lightning protection, conduit fill, AC/DC station service loading, surge arrester sizing and voltage drop
  • Create SCADA RTU control, status and analog point lists
  • Prepare construction drawings with the assistance of a designer/technician competent in the use of industry standard CADD software, and in accordance with client standards
  • Prepare construction specifications, project documents, and bill of material lists, in accordance with both client and industry standards
  • Attend site visits as required
  • Assist in the preparation of proposals
  • Assist Project Managers as needed
  • Attend client, project and staff meetings including client progress, plan review, pre-construction, etc.
  • Attend seminars and/or training classes
  • Maintain excellent client relations
  • Maintain a safe working environment
Desired Qualifications
  • Completion of Part I of the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D, Bluebeam Revu