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Power Engineers Remote Option - Substation Physical Design Electrical Engineer/Designer in Ft Mill, South Carolina

Remote Option - Substation Physical Design Electrical Engineer/Designer

Location: Southeast


Department: Power Delivery Ft Mill Substation Dept


Remote Option - Substation Physical Design Electrical Engineer/Designer

Job Summary

POWER Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking a mid-level Electrical Engineer/Designer with experience in substation physical design to work out of the Power Delivery Substation Department of our Fort Mill, South Carolina office. Flexibility is available to work virtually and/or in the office; for geographical details please see "Required" list below.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Perform and direct others in the detailed design of medium to high voltage utility substations.

  • Perform detailed design of one-line diagrams, general arrangements, elevations, AC service calculations, conduit and cable sizing/routing, substation physical layouts, ground grid layouts and details.

  • Occasional travel will be required.

Required Education/Experience

  • BSEE (BS Electrical Engineering), BSEET (BS Electrical Engineering Technology), Associate’s degree or equivalent technical education.

  • Experience in 15kV through 138kV substation design and IEEE/ANSI standards.

  • The candidate must be able to take a written scope document and develop a detailed physical substation design and drawing package using good engineering judgement and industry/client standards with minimal oversight.

  • Experience filling the role of substation design engineer for multiple projects occurring concurrently (brownfield and greenfield projects).

  • Five (5) or more years of experience in utility substation design as outlined above.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, with an emphasis on Excel and Word

  • The candidate must have a strong command of the English language with good written and oral communication skills to work effectively with internal team members and external client personnel.

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. without the need for work sponsorship.

  • Candidate must live within a 4-hour driving distance from the Fort Mill, SC office, as occasional office visits will be required. Certain portions of the following states fall within this criteria: NC, SC, VA, GA, TN, KY, or WV.

Desired Education/Experience

  • Engineer in Training (EIT) registration

  • Professional Engineering license (PE) a plus.

  • Experience in 230kV through 500kV substation design a plus.

  • Experience with MicroStation (V8 or newer) or AutoCAD (2016 or newer) a plus.

  • Experience performing design in BIM software (Inventor, P4A, Primtech).

At POWER Engineers, you can have a rewarding career on every level. Our philosophy is simple: Do Good. Have Fun. Build Success.

You’ll work on fun and challenging projects and initiatives. You’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on society and the environment. And you’ll find the support, coaching and training it takes to advance your career.

Since we’re employee-owned, we get to make POWER a great place to work. That includes providing competitive compensation, professional development and a full benefit package:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision

  • Paid Holidays

  • Vacation/Paid Sick Leave

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • 401K

  • Telehealth Benefit covers all providers

  • Maternity and Paternity Leave

  • New Dads and Moms Benefit program

  • Fertility Benefits

  • Gender affirming care

POWER is a fun engineering firm. That might seem contradictory to some, but it works for us!

Salary DOE: The pay range for this position is $70K - $115K per year; however, base pay may be higher or lower depending on the candidate's job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. This figure does not include additional compensation such as health benefits, vacation, 401k, etc.

EOE, including disability/vets