Full Job Description
COVID-19 Precaution: Virtual Interviews
Our commitment to hiring the best talent in the industry and helping them thrive professionally is stronger than ever. Because the health of our employees and candidates is a top priority, we will be conducting our hiring process virtually and conducting interviews via phone or video until further notice. We will provide candidates selected for interviews with all the required instructions. Thank you for your interest in Sargent & Lundy.
Sargent & Lundy provides comprehensive engineering and design services for electric power generation and power delivery projects.
Our highly experienced engineering staff is dedicated solely to the energy business. We have the ability to take on the smallest tasks as well as the largest projects.
If you are interested in working in the energy business with an industry leader and for an outstanding group of clients, consider joining Sargent & Lundy.
Our Core Values
We are a company of principled professionals guided by core values that have fundamentally shaped our business practices and culture. They provide us with guidance in the day-to-day performance of our work, and adherence to these values is our compass in all business conduct:
Exercise uncompromising integrity and ethics in the conduct of all business
Focus on client satisfaction in all activities
Maintain a highly competent and satisfied staff
Communicate openly and honestly
This position will offer you the opportunity to utilize and expand your academic background in Electrical Power Systems and Protection Analysis
In providing technical analytical support for project teams, you will be involved in the design of new power plants, modifications to existing power generation facilities, plant electrical systems betterment, and transmission line/distribution system protection systems, as well as, microgrid/smart grid applications
Your work will have you perform the following types of studies:
Load flow and short circuit
Industrial electrical single line design
Your other duties shall include preparing conceptual designs for the following:
Generating station electrical auxiliary power systems
Cathodic and lighting protection
Additional activities include electricity market studies and generation planning expansion with expected load growth scenarios
There is the potential for you to travel to client offices to provide on-site consultation
We do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.
Essential skills and experience:
This position requires an MSEE with a strong academic background and coursework emphasis in Power Systems Analysis
An understanding of the practical application of electrical engineering and technology including applying systems, principles, techniques, and procedures to a project design
Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in the production of technical plans, drawings, and models
Proficiency with MS Office applications
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Valued but not required skills and experience:
Successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam, and designation as an Engineer in Training
Internship or work experience in performing power analysis, preferably within the power industry
Experience performing transient analysis of power systems using software such as: PSS/E, ETAP, SKM, PSCAD and EMTP-RV
Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.