Electrical Engineer


: $97,590.00 - $144,930.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Engineering

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Job Purpose

To support successful and on-time delivery of substation projects including supporting the capital investment plan, distribution and transmission interconnection projects, and other emerging work or new technologies. Substation projects include equipment replacement, asset separation, rebuilds and greenfield (new) substations

Key Accountabilities

  • Produce data sets for network modelling.
  • Perform cost-benefit analysis to support policy development and other activities.
  • Assist in the development of industry codes policies and procedures.
  • Incorporate applicable company standards, and operation and safety procedures into electric systems designs.
  • Lead the identification and formulation of strategic initiatives specific to electrical transmission assets.
  • Develop informed, comprehensive technical asset plans for maintenance and capital investment in order to improve business performance.
  • Supervisory/Interpersonal- Experience Required

  • Able to lead interdisciplinary technical teams to evaluate solution options and develop project scopes, cost estimates and project schedules.
  • Qualifications

  • A Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology from an ABET accredited engineering program.
  • Minimum of 2years work experience.
  • FE exam preferred.
  • Knowledge of Bentley Microstation, AUTO-CAD, Microsoft Project, CDEGS, Primavera and/or other similar software tools.
  • Knowledge of the following is desired: Substation construction and maintenance techniques, Electric utility operation practices, Substation materials, Grounding and Lightning study analysis, IEEE, ANSI, NFPA 70, ASTM, NESC and the NYS Building Code.
  • Proven interpersonal and written communication skills.
  • Good working knowledge of industry standards, safety standards, and existing electrical design codes.
  • Proficient MS Office computer skills (Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, etc.).
  • Valid driver's license and acceptable driving record.
  • Ability to physically navigate in and around an electrical substation.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • More Information

    This position has a career path which provides for promotional opportunities within and across bandsas you develop and evolve in the position; gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.Internal candidates will be assessed and provided offers against the minimum qualifications of this role and their individual experience.

    National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.

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