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Electrical Engineer (In Office)

Company: ReCon Management Services
Location: Sulphur
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Summary of Description:Develop and oversee the engineering and design efforts for the development of engineering drawings/packages for all phases of a project from the feasibility study to construction.Duties:

  • Preparation of electrical equipment specifications, such as generators and motors, power transformers, generator circuit breakers, bus duct, switchgear, motor control centers, small dry type transformers, heat trace, lighting, and variable frequency drives
  • Lead effort for developing drawings for new or modifications of existing power distribution systems including one-line diagrams, three-line diagrams, schematics, and wiring diagrams
  • Electrical system modeling including load flow, short circuit, arc flash analysis, and protection/coordination studies. Generate reports illustrating findings and recommendations.
  • Implement recommended protection settings and generate protective relay settings
  • Prepare technical bid evaluations and make recommendations
  • Gather data from electrical equipment and conduct field evaluations to support project work involving existing power systems
  • Scope definition of the project discipline engineering requirements, estimating project man hours and requirements.
  • Develop construction scopes of work, front end engineering and design project scopes, and project execution plans
  • Supervise overall electrical engineering construction drawing package quality and production.
  • Meet with client's technical personnel to discuss project scope, options, recommendations, and to request any data or information required to execute the project
  • Interpret and apply relevant electrical and industry codes to project work as required i.e. NEC, NFPA 497, API RP 500, IEEE 1584
  • Ability to execute projects with little to no supervision or guidance required
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

    Education and Experience:Bachelor of Science Degree in a related discipline from an accredited university with at least ten (10) years of experience in refinery, petrochemical, chemical, offshore, pipeline or utility industries; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.License Requirements:
    • Valid Driver's License as per State law or requirement
    • Professional Engineer (P.E.) preferredSpecific Skills:
      • Experience with specifying medium voltage and low voltage power distribution equipment, including switchgear, MCCs, transformers, motors, generators, etc.
      • Experience with performing various power system studies, such as load flow, short circuit, arc flash, etc. in ETAP, SKM, or equivalent software
      • Experience with design scope development, budget preparation and project execution meeting schedule requirements and maintaining established budgets. Physical Requirements:
        • Ability to walk up to one mile on industrial plant and construction sites outdoors at any time of the year.
        • Ability to work in protective clothing which may elevate body temperatures by several degrees Fahrenheit for periods of up to 15 minutes without a break.
        • Ability to use multi-level stair towers and rung ladders unassisted.
        • Ability to hear safety alarms and signals while wearing hearing protection.
        • Ability to sit at desk and operate computer for extended periods of time.
        • Ability to stand, use hands and fingers, grip, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and talk and hear.
        • Ability to see with visual acuity and distinguish between colors.
        • Ability to operate a motor vehicle and have a valid driver's license.
        • Ability to lift and carry 15 lbs. on a regular basis is required and at times lifting up to 25 lbs. may be required.PI202022933

Keywords: ReCon Management Services, Lake Charles , Electrical Engineer (In Office), Professions , Sulphur, Louisiana

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