Design Engineer - Protection and Controls



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Kansas City

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Branch Information

Northern California Engineering - (USA) 3101 Zinfandel Drive Suite 240 CA Rancho Cordova , CA 95670



Job Description

Design Engineer - Protection and Controls

Our client in Kansas Cty Missouri 64120 is looking for hardworking, motivated talent to join their team. Benefit included!

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What's in it for you?

* Pay range: $40-$65/hr

* This position is Hybrid, 2 days in office and 3 days remote.

* Contract

* Full time, Monday through Friday 8a-5p

* Benefits include vision, dental, medical, 401K match, among others

Job Description

* Perform design relating to the company's electric substation, transmission line and generation equipment control systems and fault protection systems to ensure reliability and safety.

* Specify substation equipment using substation ratings to ensure reliability and safety.

* Design protective relay systems, metering and SCADA by referencing standards, past projects, new research, regulations and system requirements in order to ensure reliability and safety.

* Gather and analyze system ratings and meet new system requirements.

* Produce detailed system protection and control project scopes and cost estimates

* Prepare and study technical drawings and specifications of electrical systems and equipment to ensure that installation and operations conform to requirements.

* Work with designers and technicians to review work and monitoring progress in order to ensure compliance with safety and regulations.


* Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering

* Preferred experience directly related to electric substation, generation, and transmission line equipment control and fault protection systems.

* Knowledge of and skills in electric power engineering including: Understanding of schematic, wiring, and logic diagrams.

* Knowledge of Generation, Transmission and Distribution system relays and associated protection schemes.

* Ability to develop elementary drawings related to system protection designs.

* Experience with the use of drawing management systems or document management systems (VAULT or other similar)

* Prior experience with the use of AutoCAD (AutoCAD certification, does not need to be Power User)

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