Commissioning Engineer

Organization: Shermco Industries
Location: Akron, Ohio, United States
End of contest: July 19, 2017
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Type (Full time / Part time): Full time
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Join our team of leaders in electrical power systems engineering, maintenance, repair, testing and training.

Shermco continues to build on nearly four decades of outstanding customer service and technical expertise in the field and at the shop - and, our people stand out as the reason for our success.

We offer highly competitive pay, full benefits and a tight-knit family culture that builds teamwork around mutual success. We offer the best training in the business, encouraging personal growth and career advancement. We're a safety leader in the industry and have been named among the Best Places to Work seven times and counting.

Ask anyone on our payroll. Shermco is a fun place to work with plenty of room to grow. Are you looking for a way to add to your quality reputation? Talk to Shermco. We're always open to new and talented people joining our team.

RELAY COMMISSIONING ENGINEER This position will work directly for Shermco, but act as the end user's quality control engineer.

Job Responsibilities

  • Overseeing the changeout of HV breakers, protective relays, transformers, ground grid, and other electrical equipment associated with substations.
  • Responsible for reviewing the work performed by a NETA testing company to ensure upgrades are carried out per the design.
  • Review the design for accuracy.

Required Experience and Education: 

  • Experience in the design of high voltage equipment preferred including switchgear, transformers, power distribution, circuit breakers, protective relay schemes, overhead collection systems, overhead and underground transmission lines.
  • Experience assisting with or the commissioning of high voltage substations and associated equipment.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing calculations and analysis of power distribution systems preferred including voltage drop, load flow, and short circuit studies.
  • Prior experience in developing and reviewing high voltage technical specifications.
  • Working knowledge of local codes and standards such as NESC, NEC, NFPA, ANSI & IEEE
  • BS Degree in Electrical preferred.  High level technicians with 15+ experience will be considered.

Required Skills/Competencies:

  • 10+ years experience in Transmission and Distribution engineering and analysis, with emphasis on substation design and high voltage equipment.
  • Knowledge of SEL transmission relays and development of setting files.
  • Knowledge of electrical testing.
  • Strong communication skills and previous experience interfacing with internal and external clients.
  • Experience managing outside engineering consultants.

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