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Ameren Engineer, Substation Maintenance in Peoria, Illinois

If end date is listed, the posting will come down at 12:00 am on that date:Friday December 03, 2021

About The Position

The Engineer provides technical support to substation maintenance personnel on maintenance problems.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Respond to substation outages to assist restoration as necessary.

  • Coordinate testing program to assure necessary PM tasks are completed as required by internal and external requirements.

  • Provide support to substation maintenance personnel for commissioning and checkout of new substation equipment.

  • Prepare minor design changes as needed to restore equipment to service.

  • Prepare failure reports on substation equipment.


Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited college or university required. Professional Engineer License or active commitment to obtain one preferred. Two or more years of utility experience with specific knowledge of substation equipment such as transformers, switchgear and breakers preferred.

In addition to the above qualifications, the successful candidate will demonstrate:

Good analytical, decision-making, communication, and human relations skills. Proficiency in Windows-based software such as Access and Excel preferred.

Additional Information

Ameren’s selection process includes a series of interviews and may include candidate testing and/or an individual aptitude or skill-based assessment. Specific details will be provided to qualified candidates.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, genetic information, military service or status, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other class, trait, or status protected by law.

St. Louis-based Ameren Corporation powers the quality of life for 2.4 million electric customers and more than 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area through its Ameren Missouri and Ameren Illinois rate-regulated utility subsidiaries. Ameren Illinois provides electric transmission and distribution service and natural gas distribution service. Ameren Missouri provides electric generation, transmission and distribution service, as well as natural gas distribution service. Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois develops, owns and operates rate-regulated regional electric transmission projects. For more information, visit, or follow us on Twitter at @AmerenCorp,, or LinkedIn/company/Ameren.