Exelon General Engineer (Trans & Sub Reliability) in Newark, Delaware

General Engineer (Trans & Sub Reliability)

Req #:17353City:Newark

Position Type:ManagementState:Delaware

Relocation Provided:NoLocation:New Castle Regional Office (DE)

Position Description

This General Engineer (mid) level role will be part of the Transmission and Substation Reliability group within Pepco Holdings, an Exelon Company, in which the incumbent will provide engineering support for equipment failure analysis, system maintenance and various reliability initiatives.


Develops studies, plans, criteria, specifications, calculations, evaluations, design documents, performance assessments, integrated systems analysis, cost estimates, budgets, associated with the planning, design, licensing, construction, operation, and maintenance of Exelon’s electric generation, transmission, distribution, gas and telecommunication facilities/systems. Provides consultation and recommendations to the Company within and to other business units and/or customers as a result of studying company or customer-owned systems, processes, equipment, vehicles or facilities. Reviews financial data from budget and actual costs of projects. Operates independently and seeks guidance when appropriate.


Performs engineering tasks associated with critical engineering projects or a number of small projects with many complex features.

Performs assignments in areas where engineering precedents are incomplete, lacking or require broad experience.

Evaluates, develops and implements projects that have moderate financial and operational impact.

May serve as an expert for organization in a specific area or responsibility.

Position may be required to work extended hours, including 24 x 7 coverage during storms or other energy delivery emergencies.

Position Requirements


Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or Licensed Professional Engineer

Ability to analyze and interpret complex electrical and mechanical systems.

Knowledge and ability to apply problem solving approaches and engineering theory.

Knowledge of engineering designs, principles and practices.

Five or more years of professional engineering experience

Broad knowledge and experience with regulations, guides, standards, codes methods, practices, and advanced engineering principles necessary to perform very complex or unique assignments for a specific discipline, various installations or services.

Minimum of two related career experiences (i.e., changes in technical job responsibilities, which may or may not include a change in department) OR

Engineer in Training OR

50% complete (by hours) with advanced technical degree, M.B.A. or Project Management Certification


-Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering.

-Graduate degree or Graduate level work in Engineering, Business Administration or Project Management Certification

-Licensed Professional Engineer

  • Strong teamwork, interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with all management levels.

-Strong written and oral communication skills.

Pepco Holdings, an Exelon Company, is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity and does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of characteristics protected by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation,

gender identity, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other

characteristic protected by law.

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