Premier Power Maintenance Lead P&C Commissioning Specialist in United States
Job Title: Lead P&C Commissioning Specialist/Engineer
Reports To: P&C Area Supervisor
Job Summary: Responsible for customer relations and project oversight for the projects assigned to them by the P&C Area Supervisor.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Act as a single point of contact with the customers representatives as necessary to maintain customer relations
Scheduling and coordination of the day to day activities being performed at assigned project
Become familiar with all applicable policies and procedures and making sure that information is effectively communicated to all team members working on a project
Attend project safety and planning meetings as required
Assist with job cost estimates and proposals
Create and maintain project schedule
Review financial health of assigned projects and track project costs
Communicate potential schedule or cost overruns to the Area Supervisor in a timely manner
Assist with development or provide justification for change orders as necessary
Constantly explore new business or customer opportunities
Must be willing to travel overnight as needed to fulfill job responsibilities.
Identify safety hazards associated with the project and develop a task-hazard-mitigation analysis.
Identify human performance risks and develop a task-risk-mitigation analysis.
Supervise, mentor, and train less experienced team members
Provide feedback to Area Supervisors on performance reviews and assessments
Review timesheet and expense reports and submit to customer for approval
Become familiar with all Premier Power policies and procedures and ensuring that team members assigned to their projects are adhering to them
Provide technical support and assistance for team members assigned to or working on their projects
Foster teamwork by encouraging cross training leveraging the strengths of team members on their projects
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Able to provide evidence of leading the successful execution of numerous P&C commissioning projects
Strong understanding of protection relay schemes, P&C commissioning procedures, and relay testing
Ability to use a variety of relay test sets and automated relay testing software
Strong understanding of network communications including TCP/IP, DNP, Modbus and media structures such as Ethernet and Serial over copper, fiber optics, telephone or wireless systems and powerline carrier systems
Familiar with construction and apparatus testing standards and procedures. NETA III or IV certification is a plus
Strong understanding of NERC Standards and CIP policies and procedures and required compliance documentation
Strong working knowledge with common software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. Experience with project management software is a plus
Strong working knowledge with common electrical industry software applications from industry manufacturers such as SEL, GE, Cooper, Novatech, ABB, Siemens, etc.
Must show the ability to effectively communicate both written and verbally with customers and other team members
Demonstrates organizational skills to include on time reporting of time and expenses, weekly status reports, and any other documentation and reporting requirements
Demonstrates the responsibility required to maintain a professional appearance as well as keeping tools, test equipment, and vehicles in clean and organized condition and up to date with service and calibrations
Work in close, but safe, proximity to live electrical substations
Able to work flexible hours including overtime, nights, weekends, and some holidays
Able to work overnight, multi-day and out-of-town projects
Must be willing to take calls, give technical advice and schedule workforce outside of the normal workday
Must be able to lift and maneuver at least 50 lbs.
Standing, climbing, walking, lifting, carrying, and grasping are all required
Education and Work Experience:
Associates technical degree or equivalent military training such as Army Prime Power or Naval Nuclear Power fields with minimum of 3 years of P&C, project management, substation commissioning or related experience.
NETA Level III or IV certification with a minimum of 5 years of P&C, project management, substation commissioning, or related experience
Must be able to pass a pre-employment criminal background check, education verification, motor vehicle report, physical abilities test and an approved hair and urine drug screen
Must have a valid driver’s license, DOT commercial licensing preferred
Must be willing to obtain a company paid TWIC card, OSHA 30 hour, NFPA 70-E, and CPR training