Principal Staff Engineer - Technical
Posted on: May 27, 2023
Requisition : 74013
PSEG Company: Public Service Electric & Gas Co.
Salary Range : $ 89,400 - $ 169,900
Incentive : PIP 15%
Work Location Category : Hybrid
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PSEG offers a unique experience to our more than 12,000 employees - we provide the resources and opportunities for career development that come with being a Fortune 500 company, as well as the attention, camaraderie and care for one another you might typically associate with a small business. Our focus on combatting climate change through clean energy technology, our new net zero climate vision for 2030 and enhanced commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion; and supporting the communities we serve make this a particularly exciting time to join PSEG.
This is a lead position with the Electrical Layout Design group in the Projects and Construction (P&C) organization. This requires broad knowledge of electrical utility industry, applicable engineering principles and practices, strong technical background in substation electrical layout design, and strong leadership skills to effectively develop and lead a team of electrical layout designers. This position requires at least eight (8) years of electrical layout design experience working in the electrical utility industry or similar industry and at least two (2) years of experience leading and/or mentoring technical professionals.
Utilizing electrical layout knowledge and skills to complete and/or oversee all electrical layout design drawings
Preparing and/or supervising the preparation of electrical layout drawings necessary to accurately convey construction and/or fabrication instructions
Preparing and/or supervising the preparation of detailed bill of material (B.O.M.) required to connect major substation equipment (GIS/GIB, transformers, circuit breakers, disconnect switches, CCVT's, wave traps, bus, etc.)
Familiarity with utility best practices, IEEE, NESC and industry engineering design standards
Reviewing and/or supervising the review of engineering drawings (including technical documents) produced by external architectural and engineering (A&E) firms and/or internal designers to ensure compliance with PSE&G process, standards, and practices, constructability, maintainability, operational needs, safety and acceptable utility practice
Serve as a lead to a team of lower grade levels to oversee electrical layout designer to ensure projects are completed on time, on budget, and in accordance with established schedule,
Serve as a lead to a team of lower grade levels to oversee electrical layout designer to ensure projects are completed accurately and in accordance with PSE&G's policies and procedures
Job Specific Qualifications
B.S. in Electrical Engineering or equivalent degree or technical experience
Must have at least eight (8) years of electrical utility experience and knowledge of electrical substations and switching stations equipment, e.g., transformers, circuit breakers, medium voltage switchgear, gas insulated switchgear (GIS), regulators, capacitor banks, disconnect switches, oil pumping plants, and associated electrical system for switching and substations and/or outside plant electric distribution and/or transmission systems.
Must have at least two (2) years leading and/or mentoring technical professionals
Other Basic Qualifications:
Superb knowledge of Microstation/CADD software
Strong computer skills in MS Office applications
Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment
Must have strong written and verbal communications skills
Must have effective problem-solving and decision-making skills, strong planning and organizing skills, must be adaptable and results-oriented
Advanced degree or technical training
Electrical utility experience
Familiarity with substation equipment and operations
Able to read/understand electrical one lines
Experience with contingency planning
Experience with outage planning
Minimum Years of Experience
8 years of experience
Bachelors in Electrical Engineering or Engineering
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Requisition : 74013
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