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Substation Engineer

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Permanent position: Engineering client is looking for a couple Substation Protection & Control Engineers with 3-15 years of experience performing substation protection, control and communications design for high voltage (69kV or above) electrical substation projects. This position is located in Atlanta and the client will relocate if you are not local to Atlanta. There are also similar positions in Orlando, Charlotte, & Raleigh. ** Salary is commensurate with experience & education **

Responsibilities for the Substation Engineer

  • Perform substation protection, control & communications engineering as part of a team to support turn-key engineering, project management, & construction efforts
  • Develop equipment specifications for protection, control, and communications equipment in the substation
  • Work with client to develop scope of work and conceptual design for new and modifications to existing substations
  • Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to less experienced staff members on the development of one & three line diagrams, schematics and wiring diagrams
  • Developing client relationships

Requirements for the Substation Engineer

  • BS or MS degree in Electrical or Computer Science Engineering, a FE or EIT is mandatory and PE license would be a huge plus
  • 3-15 years of experience designing protection & control systems (relays & metering) for high voltage substations
  • You need experience with microprocessor based protective relays
  • Perform system analyses including relay coordination, grounding, load flow, short circuit, and stability & power quality studies for high voltage substations
  • Use software applications (SKM, ETAP, ASPEN, etc...) for ground grid design, relay coordination, transformer sizing, and load flow and short circuit studies
  • Ability to prepare relay panel specifications and relay setting calculations
  • Experience with advanced high voltage substation protective relaying, carrier schemes, telecommunications, and SCADA


  • 401k with company match
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Performance bonus
  • Relocation package provided
  • Company stock options
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Professional training
  • Paid Vacation


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