Share this Job

Engineer I (Substation Design) - SLC, UT - #105691

Date: Jul 15, 2021

Location: SALT LAKE CITY, UT, US, 84116

Company: PacifiCorp

JOIN OUR TEAM!

PacifiCorp is seeking customer-centric candidates to grow and sustain our commitment to a culture of customer service excellence, environmental sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion.

General Purpose

The primary function of this position is delivery of engineering designs for substation capital construction and modification projects. Applies prescribed methods and standard practices in performing specific tasks within projects and assists other engineering staff on more complex projects. Develops engineering studies, plans, specifications, calculations, evaluations, substation design documents, and performance assessments associated with the planning, design, licensing, construction, operation, and maintenance of the Company’s generation, transmission, distribution, telecommunication, or other utility facilities/systems.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze the system design, programming, and modification.
  • Develop moderately complex studies of limited scope and prepare data for cost estimations and analyses.
  • Complete specifications and evaluate equipment supplier designs for substation and material acquisition.
  • Complete substation engineering designs including the physical and wiring designs.
  • Work collaboratively with other engineering disciplines to deliver complete project designs by the required due date to meet capital and maintenance budget requirements
  • Run equipment and performance tests and install and inspect new equipment.
  • Conduct site inspections to ensure adherence to engineering standards.
  • Develop project delivery schedules and complete capital project scopes

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from an accredited college/university.
  • Basic knowledge and application of principles in area of engineering specialty.
  • Knowledge of applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations (if required for the position).
  • Ability to interact favorably with project and work teams. 
  • Communication and interpersonal skills involving the ability to work cross-functionally to understand requirements, present alternatives, and recommendations.
  • Proficient with the use of personal computers and automated tools. 

Preferences

  • Engineering internship or other experience specific to substation engineering  discipline.
  • Completion of internship with an electrical utility.

Additional Information

Req Id: 105691
Company Code: PacifiCorp 
Primary Location: SALT LAKE CITY
Department: Rocky Mountain Power
Schedule:  Full-time
Personnel Subarea: Exempt
Hiring Range: 71,100 - 83,600 
This position is eligible for an annual discretionary performance incentive bonus of up to 12% of salary.


Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.

At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.  

It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.

 

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening


Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

Career Segment: Telecom, Telecommunications, Engineer, Construction, Electrical, Technology, Engineering