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Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Orlando, Florida
Country:
United States
Industry:
Engineering - Electrical
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
5+ years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
ID
197254
Job Title:
Senior Power Generation Electrical Engineer

Senior Power Generation Electrical Engineer

Senior Power Generation Electrical Engineer

Florida Municipal Power Agency is a wholesale power company owned by community-owned electric utilities. We provide economies of scale in power generation and related services to our owners and maintain a positive and engaging environment for our staff.

We are responsible for maintaining and operating three electric power generating facilities. We are looking for an experienced professional Senior Electrical Engineer position to support operations and maintenance of these plants. Your primary responsibilities will be providing technical leadership and oversight on projects to improve electrical systems at our power plants, creating/developing project plans and project execution concepts. You will also be responsible for performing analyses of plant electrical systems, including troubleshooting and root cause analyses, maintaining design records and change management processes, preparing and reviewing detailed engineering calculations and maintaining excellent working relationships. Solid communications skills and the ability to convey complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders, along with a solid grasp of key electric power fundamentals will be key to this role.

The ideal candidate should have 10+ years’ experience in the following areas:

  • Generator and major equipment protection and controls. This includes experience with microprocessor protective relays, communications and control devices. Experience with PLCs and variable frequency drives is also favored.
  • Maintaining and/or designing industrial and/or electrical power plant auxiliary electrical systems and protection, control and maintenance practices for major plant electrical equipment. Emphasis will be placed on experience with equipment and systems in electric power plants, especially understanding metal clad switchgear, motor control centers, and large motors/starters/drives.
  • Using plant electrical power system analysis software such as SKM, ETAP, EDSA, and Easypower. Must have experience analyzing relay coordination and working with Time-Current Coordination curves (TCCs) and arc-flash hazard assessments. 
  • Experience working with synchronous machine operation/control and maintenance.
  • Preparing and/or reviewing power plant electrical drawings, calculations and equipment specifications.
  • Complying with regulatory requirements (especially NERC Standards)
  • 10+ years related experience
  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering/Electric Power

Florida Municipal Power agency is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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