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Pike Corporation Engineer II- Substation Physical in Roanoke, Virginia

Position Overview:This is the second level of the Engineering classification. Provide engineering/technical expertise to solve more complex problems in a specific area of expertise, with some supervision. Incumbents are expected to develop advanced skills and the ability to work with greater independence.

Please note: This electrical engineering position is in the Substation Physical Engineering group within the Transmission & Substation division of Pike Engineering. This position will work closely with clients, engineering departments, and CAD Designers in the development of High-voltage Substation Engineering Design packages for electric utility clients. See desired qualifications below.

Duties & Responsibilities

Under some direct supervision, in the area of expertise will provide:

  • engineering/technical expertise and guidance in the identification, analysis and resolution of problems

  • effective planning, organizing, estimating, scheduling and monitoring of work activities

  • thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondence, documentation, calculations and sketches

  • continuous improvement of job-related, engineering, technical and professional knowledge, skills and performance

  • effective oral and written communication skills

  • accurate records and files

  • support of the company's goals and represents the company positively and professionally

Requirements

  • 2 to 4 years experience as a practicing engineer

  • Understanding of basic engineering theories and principles.

  • Understanding of basic practices of researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations

  • Ability to deal with a variety of individuals from various socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds.

  • Good written and oral communication skills.

Other Skills/Abilities

  • Self-Motivated

  • Work independently

  • Team-Oriented

  • Customer Oriented

  • Able to manage multiple tasks and provide leadership to other team members.

Desired Qualifications

  • Received a passing grade on the Engineering Fundamentals Exam.

  • Ability to become registered as a Professional Engineer within 12 months.

  • Understanding of basic principles of project management

  • 1 - 3 years of electrical utility substation design experience (as an intern, employee, contractor, or consultant) with a generalknowledge of the physical design of substations 23 kV and higher.

  • General knowledge of electrical and physical layout of the substation equipment (circuit breakers, transformers, disconnect switches, bus, etc.)

General knowledge of NESC and IEEE

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as requested to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Pike Engineering, LLC EEO/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled

Organization: *Pike Corporation, Inc.

Title: Engineer II- Substation Physical

Location: Virginia-Roanoke

Requisition ID: 21000048

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