Posted: Thursday, January 4, 2018 5:31 AM
Requisition ID: 38808
Job Function/Category: 55589
Employment Type: Exempt Full Time
This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity and inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our operational excellence journey. PSEG has more than 12,000 employees who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener Energy
Principal Staff Engineer:
This position seeks out an energetic, motivated and technically competent graduate electrical engineer to develop and direct the long:term, strategic and asset management focus of transmission and distribution substation equipment.
Responsibilities include the development of specifications, technical and maintenance standards and practices for 500KV through 4KV: Transformers, Reactors, Surge arrestors, GIS, Circuit Breakers, circuit switchers, disconnect switches, CCVTs, stand alone CTs, PTs, metering units, etc. Provide field support (24 x 7) to operating divisions with operational and maintenance issues associated with the previously listed equipment. Prepare equipment bid requests, evaluate proposals and purchase recommendations. Local and international travel in support of equipment design reviews, factory audits, equipment inspections, witness factory acceptance testing, review and approve test results. This position supports the engineering and design activities for construction / operation / maintenance of the substation transmission system. Utilize system expertise and working knowledge of standards and regulations to ensure environmental and regulatory compliance in addition to providing energy solutions for new / large customers.
Provides analysis and solutions of engineering, specific equipment and complex system performance issues through mature judgment, creativity, and originality by utilizing and adapting a broad knowledge of basic engineering principles and practices acquired through progressive experience, such as switching transient issues, resonance, equipment failures, and equipment mis:operations.
The maintenance of PSE and Gs transmission and distribution substation assets requires critical and highly specialized skills to analyze specific equipment and system performance; identify trends and gaps; generate solution options (maintenance / replacement plan); determine system impacts; effect on business targets; and evaluate economic and operational risks. Work with and support Substation Equipment Expert and other group members as required to: research, investigate, develop and apply innovative technologies and products to foster cost efficiency in the growth and operation of the transmission and distribution system.
Develop and evaluate subordinates including: providing feedback, reviewing performance, preparing appraisals and assisting subordinates in planning developmental and corrective programs.
This position represents PSE and G in technical forums as an active contributing member of professional and technical standards committees (IEEE Switchgear Committee, PJM Transmission Substation Design Standards Committee). Maintain and apply working knowledge of PSEG Standards for Business Controls and meet management's expectations for effective internal business controls.
:BS degree in Electrical Engineering.
:Working knowledge of applicable codes (ANSI, IEEE, ASTM, NEC, NESC, etc).
:Minimum 7 years of electrical utility or plant experience and knowledge of electrical substations and switching stations equipment such as transformers, GIS, circuit breakers, medium volt
• Location: New Jersey, newark
• Post ID: 153116692 nynj