Electrical Engineer Morgantown, WV Posted: 3/26/2021
Permanent Full Time
Technical Solutions Inc. is currently looking for an Electrical Engineer on behalf of our client, a local power plant. The Electrical Engineer will report to the Reliability & Performance Manager and is responsible for all electrical engineering duties required for our client. The Electrical Engineer is involved with System and Plant performance, Electrical Devices, Components, Motors, Exciter, Generator, Substation, Switchyard, Motor Control Centers, Breakers, and Plant Auxiliaries. This person will use engineering principals to provide technical support for our client's Power Station.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
*Manage all technical aspects of High and Medium Voltage equipment and systems.
*Manage Transformer Condition Assessment program including infrared, airborne ultrasonics, oil analysis, and electrical testing.
*Manage all technical aspects and condition assessments of motors including PdMA Motor Testing, infrared, and shop surveillance.
*Manage the technical aspect for NERC related activities relating to electrical systems including relay protection
*Adopt a continuous improvement approach to find opportunities to improve reliability and efficiency by understanding plant processes and identifying opportunities for improvement.
*Manage capital and expense projects as assigned to completion including documentation and communication of new procedure requirements.
*Complete Root Cause Analysis and lead implementations to resolve root causes.
*Demonstrated experience with PLCs, DCS, and various controls equipment.
*Develop, budget, plan, and execute projects of various sizes.
*Work with other Engineers and plant personnel to develop, revise, and implement operating, maintenance, and other procedures.
*Work with other Engineers and plant personnel to resolve malfunctions, implement repairs, and review operating characteristics in the plant.
*Comply with the obligations of all permits including Federal, State, and Local regulations.
*Review and Specify Systems, Components, Modifications, and Performance.
*Provide assistance, technical information, and direction to plants personnel.
*Provide feedback to other personnel regarding failures, problem resolution, and lessons learned.
*Diagnose faulty operations, maintenance, and process procedures and implement corrections.
*Conduct tests that analyze Design, Feasibility, Operation, and Performance of systems, components, and equipment.
*Coordinate regular periodic plant audits and inspections to ensure that proper regulatory plans are in place, tracked, reported and updated as needed.
*Stay familiar with applicable engineering standards and abreast of changes.
*Read and interpret Blueprints, Technical drawings, Schematics, and Computer-generated reports.
Job Requirements (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills):
*A Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering or equivalent level of experience.
*A minimum of five (5) years of experience in steam and electric power plant operations or similar industry.
*Extensive experience in the use of personal computers and various software applications such as Excel, Word, MS Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, etc.
*Ability to productively work independently and as an overall integral team member.
*Must have strong communication both written and verbal skills and the ability to effectively organize and facilitate process teams to implement facility improvements.
*Ability to handle quick changing situations under stress and to work extended hours on short notice if and when required.
Other Duties and Responsibilities:
*Comply with all safety policies, practices and procedures.
*Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals.
*Perform other duties as assigned.
*Provide leadership to others through example and sharing of knowledge/skill.
*Ability to review, recommends, and communicates in a very high level of detail.
*Stay current on Engineering principals, technology, and standards.
Technical Solutions Inc. provides a wide range of technical and staffing services. We specialize in engineering, IT personnel, management professionals, and also offer management consulting services. Our customer base is located throughout Western Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. For more information on our company and to view our other great job opportunities, please visit www.tsiwork.com