Lead Power Distribution Engineer

$114,000 - $145,000 yearly
  • The Resume Review - Recruiting Department
  • Nashville, TN, USA
  • Mar 03, 2023
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Job description
Engineering Design, Development, Installation and Support
Technical Expertise/Knowledge
  • Leads the Electrical Safety in the Workplace program (primarily NFPA 70e & OSHA 1910)
  • Design, troubleshooting and maintenance of HV/MV Switchgear, protective relaying and power distribution (various manufactures)
  • Design, troubleshooting and maintenance of MV/LV unit substations and 480 3ø power distribution (various manufactures)
  • Supports the standardization and maintenance of power monitoring system
  • AutoCAD Electrical, Vault, Revit, and other Autodesk suite software
  • SKM arc flash modeling software
Deploys the yearly preventative maintenance program for electrical utility and power distribution at our plants; coordinates with all stakeholders during plant shutdowns for power outages and reaching the organization’s goals for the outage Leads and maintains plant power distribution one lines, arc flash study and power distribution coordination studies Makes informed recommendations for additions and modifications to new and existing equipment required for powerhouse, utilities and power distribution equipment Analyzes system failures and suggest appropriate resolution. Available for remote support 24/7. Maintain documentations of all engineering tasks performed for future reference purposes
Project Management
Leads, plans, organizes and controls major infrastructure projects; projects range from $100K to $5M.
Analyze project requirements, identify and address design parameters, review engineering challenges and ensure solutions are timely and within budget
Responsible for meeting project goals on scope, quality, cost and schedule
Handles multiple projects simultaneously
Coordinates the efforts of other engineers, technicians, plant personnel and contractors
Responsible for Safety Design Process for all projects
Responsible for Contractor Safety for all projects
Create documentation such as Training documents, Program backup, Network diagrams, Electrical drawings, etc
Consulting and Communications
First point of contact for power distribution anomalies with electrical utility providers
Work closely with Vendors, Local Utility Company, Consultants, Corporate Personnel, and Manage External Contractors on Installations and Maintenance
Give technical guidance on electrical design and installation for maintenance and production equipment capital projects
Coaches, reviews, and delegates work to lower-level professionals
Observes on-site activities during scheduled outages (Usually over July 4th and Xmas)
Participates in site surveys and assessments (Physical observation)
Maintenance of Expertise
Designing electrical control system knowledge for automated equipment
Good mechanical aptitude and knowledge to support other Infrastructure and production area projects
Understands industry trends, direction and standards that guide new technology offerings, and uses technology and market intelligence to provide strategic recommendations on initiatives to achieve business objectives; attends trade shows, technical seminars, and reads technical publications to keep abreast of the latest technology
Provides training to other engineers, maintenance and plant staff
Travel is 35% up to 75% at certain times
Other duties as assigned
Required Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Electronics Engineering with 7+ years of relevant experience, or other related degree with 10+ years of relevant experience