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Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Rensselaer, New York
Country:
United States
Industry:
Engineering - Electrical
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
ID
201664
Job Title:
Planning Engineer, Facility Studies
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Planning Engineer, Facility Studies

 

The New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) manages the efficient flow of electricity on more than 11,000 circuit-miles of high-voltage transmission lines, dispatching power from hundreds of generating units across the state. The NYISO’s Facility Studies department invites applications for a full-time Planning Engineer.

 

The Planning Engineer will coordinate, perform, and review technical studies related to the interconnection of proposed new generation, transmission and load facilities to the New York State transmission system (i.e. interconnection projects). This individual will have a focus on coordinating, performing, and reviewing technical studies related to the Class Year Facilities Study, in addition to assisting in other interconnection studies or planning studies as required.

 

Qualifications include:

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering is required; a concentration in power systems preferred.
  • Three years of experience in the areas of power system planning or design, planning and/or design of transmission system facilities preferred. However, candidates with no prior industry related experience are encouraged to apply.
  • Experience with computer programs used in transmission planning or interconnection studies such as power flow, short circuit and/or transient stability; working knowledge of PTI PSS/E, TARA, ASPEN software tools preferred.
  • Knowledge of reliability standards and practices related to power system planning and design.

 

The NYISO takes pride in recruiting, developing and retaining highly talented individuals. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer a comprehensive benefits package and innovative reward programs.

 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

 

To apply for this position please visit us online at: https://nyiso.hua.hrsmart.com/hrsmart/ats/Posting/view/648

 

The NYISO is an Equal Opportunity Employer and as such, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices.

 

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