Utility Power System Engineer- Lewiston
Eaton Corporation - Winthrop, ME

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External Job Title Utility Power System Engineer- Lewiston, ME AutoReqId 34565BR Function Engineering Division Electrical Engineering Services & Systems Job Description Eaton Corporation in New England has an opening for a Electrical Transmission & Distribution Power System Engineer. Primary responsibilities: Develops, analyzes, coordinates, guides and follows electrical transmission and distribution projects to completion within assigned area of responsibility. Perform general and specific engineering duties associated with the development of an assigned project, system, study or apparatus. Specific Functions: a) Performs transmission and distribution system analysis, including load flow, short-circuit, voltage drop, reactive power compensation, reliability, transient stability, and protective relay coordination.

b) Performs transmission and distribution system design primarily related to substations, including equipment sizing and specification, equipment layout and elevations and construction bid package preparation. c) Creates and modifies designs for electrical protection and control systems, including protective relay and protection scheme applications and elementary, one-line, three-line and connection wiring diagrams. Applications may range from modern green-field design to modernization of previous generation equipment. d) Establishes project related contact with utilities to determine the utility connection requirements to incorporate in substation design projects.

Projects a professional and technical presence required for success in interaction with utility representatives. e) Performs substation ground grid design and analysis for sub-transmission and transmission voltage level facilities. f) Performs guidance, review and mentorship for more junior engineers assigned to work on transmission and distribution design projects. g) Improves personal, technical and professional business skills enabling incumbent to analyze systems to customer's satisfaction.

Incumbent demonstrates an awareness of customer needs, preferences, and time and financial constraints. h) Provides timely, detailed and accurate reports on engineering and analysis work performed, and product performance. i) Provides customers basic applications information via phone or on site consultation. j) Contributes to commercial negotiations and technical proposals.

k) Maintains current with product technology as measured by ability to engineer and specify products to meet customer and system requirements. l) Develops and maintains strong working relationships with customers, authorized service shops, other service organizations, and product business units to assure customer satisfaction. m) Demonstrates ability to handle irate or difficult customers and gain satisfaction. n) Demonstrates safety consciousness in equipment handling, electrical and electronic procedures, and the unique situations encountered at diverse work sites.

Please note - this position provides relocation assistance to the preferred location of Winthrop, ME. The position location could be flexible to other Eaton locations in New England. Basic Qualifications (Including Educational Requirements) a) BS degree in electrical engineering from an accredited college or university required. PE license strongly preferred.

b) Minimum of 7 years engineering experience with recognized project management ability and progressive project responsibility. Experience in transmission and/or distribution engineering for utility systems strongly preferred. c) Must have demonstrated experience in one or more of the following: a. Transmission and Distribution System Analysis b.

Substation Design c. Transmission and Distribution System Protection and Control d. Distributed Generation e. Ground Grid Design d) Demonstrated skill in using computers and relevant software packages such as Aspen, PSS/E, PSLF, CYME, EMTP, PSCAD and SES CDEGS.

e) Demonstrated ability in verbal and written communicati

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