Electrical Project Engineer
Our Client, a Public Utility that provides natural gas and electricity to the majority of Michigan s 10 million residents is seeking a talented and self-driven individual for needs serving in the role of Electrical Project Engineer
As an Electrical Project Engineer with our client' s Gas Metering and Regulation Electrical, Instrumentation and Control organization, your role will include the following responsibilities:
Project engineering and design for site electrical power, lighting, pressure and temperature instruments, HVAC, electrical valve actuators and SCADA equipment.
Field technical support during construction
Specification drafting and review
The Electrical Project Engineer has many responsibilities. The engineer frequently coordinates with other internal departments including; Operations, Supply Chain, Project Management, Project Controls, Customer Account Managers, Customer Deliverability, Meter Technology Center, Warehousing, Gas Control and many others.
Coordination and communication with multiple internal and external groups and / or service providers is a must. Examples of this work may include replacement of a specific component at a regulator station or City Gate or may be as complex as a rebuild of an entire regulation facility.
Knowledge and Experience with the following is required:
Electrical System Design/Installation for Hazardous Locations/Oil and Gas Facilities in compliance with the National Electrical Code/NFPA 70
Design/interpretation of AC and DC electrical Schematics
Digital pressure and temperature instrumentation specification and application
SCADA/PLC equipment design and applications
Solid state and electrometrical relays for control applications
Design/troubleshooting MODBUS serial communication networks
Electrical valve actuators and solenoid valves
Electrical Construction practices
Preparation of bid packages/request for proposal (RFP) documentation and evaluation of construction contractor proposals.
Candidate must be able to use competent and professional written and verbal communication with project stakeholders including mechanical engineering, information technology, project and construction managers, and construction contractors.
Practical work experience as an electrician, equipment technician or other related construction labor is desirable.
Bachelor' s degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET-accredited program is preferred. Alternative degrees (e.G. Mechanical, Chemical, etc.) will be considered with relevant experience.
Professional Engineer license is desirable.
Knowledge of the Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) is desirable.