System Electrical Engineer - Senior or Junior level
Platte River Power Authority
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Years of Experience:
5 - 10
Salary listed is junior level
Platte River is seeking to hire one system electrical engineer for placement at either the senior or junior level.
*Senior System Electrical Engineer*
Responsible for electric transmission system protection relay settings and coordination, fault studies, disturbance analysis, meter settings, automation controller programming, and associated NERC compliance. Other responsibilities include detailed design, design review, coordination, construction and inspection of 115 kV and 230 kV substations and/or transmission lines and generation facilities.
The Electrical Engineer provides support for the detailed design, coordination and construction of Platte River’s 115kv/230kv substations under direct supervision. This entry level position may be the ideal opportunity for a recent graduate who is interested in advancing to a system electrical engineer or eventually work in areas focusing on design or protection & automation.
Platte River Power Authority is a not-for-profit utility that generates and delivers safe, reliable, environmentally responsible and financially sustainable energy and services to its owner communities of Estes Park, Fort Collins, Longmont and Loveland. Platte River's generation portfolio includes thermal, hydro, wind and solar resources.