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Atlanta, Georgia - USD Full Time Posted: Thursday, 11 July 2019
Atlanta, GA, USA
Description Power your future with Power Grid Engineering (PGE) in our Field Services department as a Senior or Lead Field Test Engineer who specializes in SCADA.
Our seasoned Field Test Engineers lead and perform testing/routine maintenance of Perform Configuration, Testing, Routine Maintenance of Transmission, Distribution, Substation & Power Plant SCADA/SIA systems & connected equipment. Adhering to our Core Value- Safety Around the Clock, all of our employees contribute to a safe work environment, follow all safety and Human Performance best practices, and work to uphold PGE Core Values.
As a Senior or a Lead Field Test Engineer- SCADA, you will be responsible for:
  • Power Utility experience with installation, commissioning and troubleshooting of SCADA/SIA equipment including but not limited to PLCs, RTACs, and relays.
  • Perform installation and repair of relays and other misc. SCADA/SIA equipment
  • Provide local and remote technical support including occasional non-standard
  • The Test Engineer/Technician will have a good understanding of utility distribution, controls, and high voltage transmission systems
  • Updating connectivity and password protection for existing substation relays, DFR, and other equipment
  • Configure and install Switches and gateways
  • Configure different types of utility grade RTU's
  • Connect cables to existing relays and DFRs
  • Create as-built drawings
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in Substation Relay/system testing, analysis, and SCADA/SIA systems.
  • Working knowledge of electricity and hazards posed by electrical equipment and conductors is required
  • Knowledge of test equipment and tool/wiring usage
  • Interpretation of wiring and elementary diagrams; basic test skills to perform duties listed above, basic PC skills
  • Candidates must be able to perform physical activity such as pushing, pulling, lifting and bending in all types of weather extremes
  • Candidates must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. without assistance
  • Valid drivers license and good driving record
  • Experience working in or near High Voltage Substations and systems preferred
  • 5+ years of experience configuring utility grade RTUs with SCADA/SIA systems preferred.
  • Relay testing, commissioning, troubleshooting and isolation experience is highly desirable.
  • Experience with communication systems to relaying and DFR's in High Voltage substations and associated equipment preferred.
  • PLC Programming or RTAC programming experience
  • Quickly learn and apply test procedure for various types of substation equipment
  • Associate of Electrical Technology (AET) or equivalent specialized training in system protection
  • Technical experience may be substituted in lieu of Technical Degree
Why work for Power Grid Engineering?
The founders of PGE are dedicated to providing the highest quality services and product design to our clientele. The members of our corporate leadership team provide our clients with experience and qualifications earned over decades of providing utility-grade engineering services.
As an award-winning power systems design firm, PGE is proud to have developed in-house project teams comprised of highly qualified technical engineers and operational professionals, with exceptional QA/QC processes assuring our clients peerless levels of service and quality.
  • Full Time or On- Call employment opportunities available
  • Beyond Compensation: Total compensation doesnt just include salary, but there are a number of fringe benefits to select from for Full time and part-time employees.
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance available from day one for our employees and their dependents
  • Paid Time Off- We value work-life balance; so much so, we have a core value reflective of this: Theres Time for Work and Time for Play. Were a family-friendly company and we recognize the importance of spending time with loved one
  • 401K Matching
  • Life Insurance- Basic Life Insurance is offered to our employees at no cost.
  • Annual Incentive Program
  • Continuing Education
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information.
Posted: April 11, 2019

Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
Power Grid Engineering
Power Grid Engineering
7/11/2019 3:38:17 PM

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