Graduate Substation Engineer
Dashiell - Madison, WI

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POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Responsible for assisting in the overall Design and Engineering of substations, as assigned, from schematic phase through final construction drawings and project completion.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs Electrical Engineering work requiring a sound working knowledge of utility substation designs and standards.
Provides Electrical Design for projects such as: Relay Upgrades, Breaker Additions/Upgrades, Transformer Replacements, RTU Installations, and Metering.
Provides Physical Design for projects such as: Bus Additions, new Equipment Installations, Above and Below-Grade Layouts.
Provides Electrical Design working with client's Relay Recommendations and/or marked prints of Schematics showing Protection and Control Logic; Panel Layout showing proposed device locations; One-Line Diagrams showing Breakers, Transformers, CTs, PTs, etc.
Creates/modifies Current, Voltage and Trip Schematics.
Lays out all Panel/Equipment Wiring Diagrams.
Performs Point-to-Point Wiring and Inter-panel Wiring.
Creates Cable Diagrams and Charts.
Prepares Material Lists.
Backchecks all Wiring against Schematics.
Creates Removal and Addition sets, if required.
Prepares Final Construction Sets.
Performs As-Built revisions.
Performs the Engineering and Design of Field Wiring, Remote Terminal Units (RTUs), Metering, Digital Fault Recorders (DFRs) and SCADA Units inside an electrical substation.
Reviews and evaluates drawings.
Performs site visits for documentation, as required by clients.
Additional duties as assigned by the Manager of Electrical Engineering or a Senior Electrical Engineer.

PERSONAL QUALITIES:
Ability to interact successfully with all levels of staff, clients and vendors.
Able to work in a collaborative process.
Able to plan, organize and implement with successful and timely results.
Efficient use of software, materials and equipment is required, resulting in minimal operational cost. All work time, unless otherwise directed, will be spent performing work that is billable.
Dedication to completing a project on schedule is essential. Efficient use of time is critical.
Working unusual and extended hours to meet project deadlines is sometimes necessary.
Close attention to detail is required. Consistency, accuracy and thoroughness are critical.
Open to change; receptive to new ideas and concepts.

EXPERIENCE / EDUCATION GUIDELINES:
Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited College or University. Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Microstation, word processing and spreadsheet programs.
Candidate must pass a Background Screening & Drug Testing (required).
Realtime Utility Engineers, Inc. is a progressive and growing consulting engineering firm providing Substation and Transmission Line Engineering, as well as field services such as commissioning and testing and construction project management, to electric utilities nationwide.
Headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin, we offer a very pleasant working environment, a friendly team of seasoned employees, excellent wages, and a comprehensive benefits package. Realtime is currently searching for motivated individuals, who have the desire to grow professionally, attributing to the continued successes of our company. If you offer professionalism, innovative thinking, resourcefulness, and are motivated to address and conquer every day, real-world challenges, please click on the "Apply" button below. Further information on Realtime can be found on our website, www.rue-inc.com.
Must be at least 18 years of age and legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis without visa sponsorship. No third party recruiters please.

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Dashiell specializes in designing, building, testing, and maintaining high and medium voltage electrical systems for utilities, power...