Tag Archives: Switchgear

Field Service Engineer – Oil & Gas / Locomotives

Global field service engineering professional with mechanical and repair skillsets involving generators, switchgear, motors, engines, pumps, hydraulics, pneumatics, and valves for oil & gas, electrical and locomotive industries. Talents include equipment installations, electrical circuitry design, schematics, wiring diagrams, wide variety of testing, design and cost analysis, and internal / consultant / customer technical support. Strong safety leader and overall “go-to”. Contract or Direct. 90K. 06042015.11

Electrical Controls Systems Design Engineer

BSEE. Designs electrical industrial, wastewater, data center and utility plant controls and PLC for facility equipment. Brings exceptional mechanical maintenance/repair background for installation planning and management regarding equipment such as motors (MCC), chillers, boilers, variable frequency drives, transformers, switchgear. Tests to regulatory & requirements specifications, creates diagrams, generates load calculations/protective relay sizing. Advanced experience with onsite contractor management. Uses MATLAB, PSpice, Assembly, C. 70K. 06042015.10

Protection & Control Engineer – NERC

BSEE, PE. Calibrates and sets SEL, GE substation/transmission relays, 4kV to 500kV, sizes and analyzes high voltage circuit breakers and switchgear, performs overvoltage and short circuit studies, transient simulations, automation restoration, and mentors others. Ensures compliance to NERC/OSHA. Develops operating instructions/training materials. Uses CAPE, EMTP-ATP, AcSELerator, AutoCAD, MATLAB, MathCAD, TCL, LabView, PSpice, C. <10 Years. 105K. 06012015.3

VP / General Manager, Data Centers/Elect Utility

MBA, BSEE. Innovative business leader involved in following products & services: Critical power, data centers, lighting, TVSS, high voltage utility/switchgear, PDUs. Includes oil & gas applications. Experienced with customer and alliance development strategies, strong negotiation skill, domestic/international business development and operations, mergers & acquisitions integration, and developing new product and services offering to grow revenue. Customer satisfaction oriented. Contract or Direct. Contact us for more details! 06012015.01

Oil-Filled Transformer Design Engineering Manager

BSEE/MS-Honors. Hands-on electromagnetics design and staff manager working with oil-filled (up to 700MVA), phase shifting and HVDC conversion transformers, switchgear, reactors, and high voltage insulation. Has developed mobile transformer units. Strong training professional, drives technology transfer, and performs re-engineering projects. TQM. Long list of publications. 140K. 05212015.3

Controls Engineer – Renewable Energy / Energy Storage

MSEE. Works with PLC integration, power monitoring and protection, medium/low voltage switchgear, various power distribution equipment, algorithm development, plus energy storage. Applies to marine, military, utility, wind/solar, oil & gas production facilities, power plants and refineries, and commercial/industrial users. Performs onsite commissioning, technical support. Uses AutoCAD, SmartPlant, MATLAB, LabVIEW, Codewarrior, C. Multilingual. 85K. 05202015.01

Vice President – Business Development, Utility Equip / Automation

MSEE. Strong executive-level business developer for utility/renewable energy equipment and services such as: Large transformers, switchgear, high/medium voltage breakers, and power transmission and distribution solutions and automation, such as substation SCADA. Strategizes, defines and monitors utility market/competition, provides marketing and promotion leadership, establishes regional service sectors and introduces strategic sales programs to boost revenue. Is liaison for overseas factories and performs product certifications. 130K. 05112015.8

Regional Sales Manager – Critical Power

Consummate orchestrator to generate critical power sales revenue involving UPS, paralleling switchgear, transfer switches and total solution packages for large entities such as hospitals, data centers, manufacturing and industrial. Often architects solutions on site, surveying, developing specifications, coordinating factory testing, training customers, conducting presentations, and performing front-end project management. Works closely with mfg reps, performs bid processes and remains in play until contract closeout. Collaboratively leads multi-divisional cross-business teams.  115K. 04202015.7

Power Solutions and Smart Grid Architect

Ph.D.EE. A transmission and distribution power solutions developer, providing Subject Matter Expertise for Smart Grid applications. Also designs and develops specification for complex distribution feeder automation projects, energy management systems from co-defined customer requirements. Uses industry network to convert emerging technologies/trends into realized product development and capitalizes on utility cross-business opportunities. Focus is on operational reliability and provides on-site service, troubleshooting. Fortran, C, Pascal, Unix, MATLAB Expert, EMTP, AutoCAD. 120K. 03172015.11

Sr Power Distribution Electrical Engineer – Switchgear

BSEE/CET. Performs design, commissioning, and solutions project management for low/medium voltage power distribution equipment in electrical buildings, pump stations and substations for oil & gas industry:

  • AIS/GIS switchgear, outdoor breakers, variable frequency drives, transformers, MCCs
  • Orchestrates site construction from concept (work scope, grounding, layout, equipment integration, inspection/test), prepares drawings, data sheets, manuals and customer presentations

Close work with contractors, M&O and project participants. AutoCAD. 110K. 03162015.2

Director of Sales, Enterprise Energy Solutions

MBA. Leads the client by defining custom energy demand solutions which use data acquisition to manage and reduce energy consumption and costs for data centers, healthcare, retail, education, petrochemicals, and other large, critical power industries/organizations. Provides unique energy storage, automation and sustainability solutions. Works collaboratively to win cross-business within company structure, develops and trains sales teams, and develops expansive, innovative sales management systems for global use. Six Sigma. 165K. 03122015.4

Regional Sales Manager – UPS / Flywheel

Concentrated direct and managerial sales with UPS/flywheel, switchgear, power distribution units and battery management systems for large territories. Captures very large accounts within solar, aerospace, medical, and federal/GSA sectors, among others. Excels at sales channel development / training for resulting revenue growth. Develops end user programs and has extensive marketing talent. History of growing revenue exponentially to 7 figures. 120K. 03062015.2

Power Generation Plant Maintenance and Operations Manager

MSEE-Honors, PE Cert/20 Years. Provides M&O and start-up responsibility for power generation, hydro, wind, fossil fuel, and steam/gas turbine plants. Performs variety of maintenance programs: Short circuit studies for generator breakers, step-up transformers, and large electric motors; load flow and motor starting studies; transient stability analysis; power switching (switchgear); reliability tests; protective relay settings; and outage planning and coordination. Implements new installation, rehabilitation and upgrade projects from concept to completion involving construction supervision, asset management, technology development, technical support and training. Routinely monitors and work with HVAC and auxiliary power systems, PLCs, DCIS, and excitation systems. Uses MatLab, Pro-Engineer, AutoCAD, Cadkey, Micro Station, Etap, Mathcad, Primavera and more. Multilingual. 130-150K. 02122015.2

Director of Sales / Business Development – Utility Products

MBA, BSEE/>20 Years. An executive level sales and business development leader for large power transformers, switchgear, SmartGrid and distribution automation solutions / substations for utility, investor-owned and large industrial entities. Orchestrates sales revenue and business development plans and strategy road plan with defined goals and expectations. Uses various techniques including partnerships development, tactical concepts, branding, plus customer training and value-add propositions. Owns profit and loss, and penetrates national and South American markets. Drives global manufacturing facilities utilization. Brings backgrounds in high finance, and applications engineering regarding grid power, energy management systems, and energy automation software/hardware for transmission utilities with substantial technical presentation/live demonstration expertise. Multilingual. 130-140K. 01302015.5

Senior Embedded Power Electronics Engineer

MSEE/10 Years. A strong, project related range of experience for embedded systems within various power electronics and real time operating systems (RTOS) firmware. Hardware includes microcontrollers and related devices, high/low voltage switchgear, UPS, converters (DC/DC, DC/AC and hybrid), power supplies, and motor controls. Varied circuitry expertise involving gate drives, sensors, power management ICs, op-amps and IGBT.

Performs complex calculations, ARC flash and load flow studies, algorithm modeling, verification, validation, simulation, integration, test and also program managing and new product development. Has additional background working in-depth with high voltage, various topologies, battery systems, turbines, fuel cells, and more. Substantial domestic and widespread international customer interaction. Applies to telecommunications, electric vehicles, renewable energy, industrial, power plants.

Vast array of tools, languages, etc: MathCAD, Matlab, Simulink, Stateflow, ETAP, GAMS; TCP/IP, Profibus; Perl, ARM and far to much more to list. 120-130K. 01262015.4

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Power Systems / Protection and Control Engineer

BSEE-Honors, PE Cert/<10 Years. A professional engineer with power systems and substations expertise, and strong customer focus, relating to protection and control, utility networking automation (Modbus, NDP, IEC61850) and IP architecture, and complex load-flow/short circuit/fault modeling and disturbance/system stability analysis. Experience applies to various relay types (digital microprocessor, universal), SCADA, meters and metering rates concepts, switchgear and components and more. Uses 3-phase relay test sets, performs CT selection, systems simulations, implements asset management projects, and often provides managerial consulting on-site with substantial customer and regulatory officials interaction. Builds customer relationships and increases upgrade revenue. Utility, wind and solar power industries. Uses Matlab, PSpice, PSCAD, ETAP, SKM, Gantt, CRM and more. Available for direct or contract hire. 80-90K. 01222015.2



Field Service Engineer – Substations

BSEE/5 Years. Provides on-site technical engineering support and troubleshooting for substation operations and auxiliary subsystems. Identifies and resolves potential operational problems proactively, and leads subsystem component testing activities. Is technical liaison to customers (performance indicator reporting and more) and also to vendors / suppliers. Performs training for O and M technical staff, and manages technical documentation such as operations and maintenance guides, manuals. Brings EIT/NERC certifications and high voltage power transmission experience. 120K. 01212015.2

UPS Systems Applications Engineer – Technical Sales Liaison

BSEE/>20 Years. Provides high level, “go-to” technical support to managers, engineering groups, sales reps, consultants and customers in support of 3-phase UPS sales revenue growth. Performs and supervises integration including UPS, batteries, switchgear, multi and single module systems (MMS, SMS), conducts internal/external technical presentations, and oversees applications engineering. Has a focus on stringent regulatory standards compliance, and interfaces with electrical inspectors. Has effected a 20% annual sales growth average. 80-90K. 01192015.8

Power Distribution / Substation Design Engineer – Contract

BSEE/>20 Years. Design engineer skilled in medium and low voltage power distribution systems, substations, relays and switchgear, plus integration of arc flash studies analysis. Works under NEC, IEEE/ANSI standards, performs load flow and short circuit complex calculations / analysis. Uses variety of tools such as SKM Dapper and ETAP for high level studies for: Motor starting, voltage drop, and sizing for breakers, transformers, load centers, MCC, UPS, batteries and cabling. Provides ampacity and penetration protection calculations for DCN/EDN/FCR modifications for nuclear power plants. Generates various diagrams for power factor improvements using AutoCAD. Designs / models lighting systems using AGI132. Assists with bid processes. Available for both full time roles and consulting projects. 100K. 01192015.6

Lead Engineer – Substations, Power Transmission

MSEE/<10 Years. Dual high voltage engineering managing lead for building and installing full utility substations, power transmission lines, power plants upgrades, and wind power generation: Miles of circuit line, cabling replacement, transformers, reactor banks, breakers, switchgear, protection and control, magnetics, PLC upgrades, algorithms and more. Provides oversee of 3rd party on site workers / consultants / contractors, voltage and environmental calculations, load flow analysis and contingency plans. Substantial field installation and supervision. 110-120K. 01152015.2

Engineering Manager – Utility/Grid, Wind and Solar

MBA, MSEE. A diversified, top level managing professional for large engineering groups with talents affecting multi million $ in revenue and cost savings.

  • Smart Grid, power transmission and distribution for solar/wind, substations/SCADA, power electronics (switchgear, generators, UPS), software/embedded projects.
  • Drives lifecycle product innovation and special skillsets include project/program management, overseas outsourcing, proof of concept.
  • Diversified Industries: Utility, solar, wind, avionics, aerospace, petrochemicals, automotive, medical, robotics.

Six Sigma Black Belt, TQM and lean. 125K. 01122015.11

Substation Protection Engineer / Field Technician Manager

BSEE/7 Years. A dual-role substation leader for utilities / large entities involving multi million $ projects, plus Smart Grid, power distribution and transmission. Multiple skillsets to include hands on design, test, programming, implementation, troubleshooting, plus innovation, project management, schematics, complex calculations, load planning and studies, outage and storm response group coordination / dispatch / field management, customer support, contractor interaction, and stringent standards compliance. Experience involves protection and control relays / plans, automated switchgear, capacitors and more. Also has startup installation and residential experience, plus extensive safety background. Multiple professional certifications. 70-75K. 01122015.8

Applications and Power Electronics Design Engineer

MSEE/>10 Years. An innovative design engineering professional involved with drives, switchgear, converters, transformers, embedded controls, microcontrollers, circuitry (analog, digital), MOSFETs, gate drives, generators, protection and control, PLC, SCADA, excitation systems, turbines and more. Provides design, simulation, test, troubleshooting, and extensive specifications / manuals / manufacturing documentation. Applications vary and include substations and power plants for utility industry. Has significant test engineering involvement and some field installation / startup / failure analysis management expertise. Uses Matlab, Simulink, Labview, PSCAD, SIMetrix, and more, and has some FPGA. 70-85K. 01122015.3

Project Manager – Electrical Plant Engineering

BSEE/>15 Years. Long term experience managing projects for installations and upgrades of water and electrical power plants for utilities, industrial, municipalities and government organizations. Works with small and very large multi million $ contracts, and manages relevant engineering personnel. Involves substations, instrumentation, fire protection, telecommunications, security, power protection and control, power electronics replacement, feasibility and other studies, critical power issues and green energy. Equipment ranges from transformers, generators, switchgear, regulators and more, to gas/steam turbine engines. Liaison for regulatory and permitting / construction related requirements. Has many professional certifications. 150K. 01092015.5

Field Service Electrical Engineer / Protection and Control

BSEE/15 Years. Brings a varied background with multiple technical talents for design engineering, field service installation, maintenance and repair for substations / utility. Includes calibration, extensive test expertise / troubleshooting, failure mitigation, complex analysis and comprehensive regulatory compliance skill. Significant vendor relations/monitoring. Involves transformers, transducers, breakers, switchgear, relays, fiber optics, SCADA. Has aerospace/avionics and automotive design background: VFDs, motors, pumps, video, thermal imaging, instrumentation/sensors, and accelerometers for vibration / reliability systems issues. Also FAA expertise, Top Secret clearance. Fluent: Spice family, Matlab, LabView, Simulink, Catia, SAS and much more. Multi-lingual. Multiple professional certs. 80-100K. 01072015.2

Systems & S/W Engineering, Program Mgr-Embedded Controls

MSCE, BSEE/>20 Years. Well-rounded multi-role engineering leader and program manager for consumer electronics, robotics, aerospace, avionics, defense and space program. A natural variety of products to include: Power electronics (analog, digital, converters, switchgear), embedded controls, controllers (solar array, rocket engine propulsion, ASIC motors), li-ion battery chargers, electro-hydraulics, emulators.  Performs design development for software/firmware, mechanical packaging, develops start-ups, generates complex proposal responses, conducts technical reviews, re-boots under-performing engineering design divisions. Patents. 165K. 01062015.12

Mechanical Design Engineer / Transformers

MSME/20 Years. Exceptional experience designing various types of transformers, preparing drawings and manufacturing packages, works closely with production and ERP, providing bid process support and trains engineering groups. Focus is on detailed review and input to customer specifications and drawing packages. Uses AutoCad, GRMS, Gull and more. Awards recipient. 70-80K. 01062015.2

Consultant – Power Electronics / Energy Sciences

MBA, BSEE, PE/10 Years. A high level business consultant for power electronics and energy technology to drive business development, sales, product management, bid processes, engineering / manufacturing / operations supervision, processes improvement, design management, complex strategies and studies and especially all facets of project management (technical specifications, resources, accounting, Gantt, reporting, scheduling). Varied applications involve power generation / demand, power distribution, systems software, utility substations, Smart Grid, high voltage, generators, switchgear, automation, motor controls / drives, pumps, photovoltaics and lighting. Develops SCRUM process, load flow analysis. Has electrical forensic legal experience. 75-85K. 01052015.8

Supervising Substation Engineer

MBA, MSEE/<10 Years. A supervisor-level engineering professional with concentrated high voltage utilities substation expertise. Prepares technical drawings / schemes / plans for various purposes: Structural (i.e. elevation), and electronics such as switchgear, relays, meters, breakers, UPS, generators, transformers, etc.  Various project management elements include: Generating SOWs / BOMs, working with customer specifications, complex calculations, preparing estimates / schedules / bid processes, commissioning, site visits / inspections / FAT, customer liaison, and contract management. Also has significant data centers/HVAC experience. Fluencies: SCADA, Minitab, PLC. Has multiple technical certifications (Six Sigma and more). 125-135K. 12232014.7

Regional Sales Director, Power Electronics

MBA, BSEE/>20 Years. Manages large sales groups for multi million $ sales volumes for power electronics (switchgear, automation, reclosers, power demand equipment, high voltage) and test instrumentation, cabling. Applicable industries: Utilities, industrial. Responsible for new product and business development, strategic account and sales channel management, planning, forecasting, negotiations, and managing customer service teams. Has significant training and education experience. 120K. 12082014.6

Project Manager / Technical Sales – Substations

BSME, EE/>20 Years. A multi-talented technical professional working with various substations and related systems, high voltage, power transmission / cogeneration / distribution, GIS/AIS, and gas insulated for industrial and utility. Focus is on customer for all activities: Sales, schedule, tracking deliverables and proposal activities. Has extensive structural design expertise, engineering management background, product development, marketing, presentations and materials ordering. An excellent consultancy candidate. Well travelled. Uses AutoCAD, SAP. 110-120K. 12052014.14

Substation Mechanical Engineer

BSME/15 Years. Concentrated mechanical design experience with substations, treatment plants, pump stations. Provides full structure physical layouts plus control room, foundation, grounding, route maps, elevation. Also designs high voltage equipment, switchgears, transmission lines, cable routing, transformers (with installation). Performs 3D modeling, assembly drawings, translates sketches to full drawing packages, creates BOMs / orders materials, creates additional technical documents (civil works guides etc), manages review meetings, evaluates manufacturing processes (lean), evaluates CNC components, and is well-travelled for customer requirements definition. Is project-oriented. Uses Solidworks, MicroStation, AutoCAD/Desk and more. 90-100K. 12042014.4

Regional Sales Manager – Industrial Equipment

BSBA/>20 Years. A proven leader over regional sales teams for test and measurement equipment, power distribution units, switchgear and lighting for utilities and industrial sectors. Performs at multi million $ level. Is expert at streamlining sales teams while increasing sales revenue. Has product management, marketing background and hands-on electrical.  160-170K. 12032014.2

Sales Director – Electrical and Power Electronics

MBA/<15 Years. A proven, global sales and marketing professional with concentrated background in electrical devices and power electronics. Products include: Switchgear, electrical safety and reliability systems, software, meters and more. Has developed significant OEM business, implemented higher industry standards for product performance, covered contracts administration / engaged in substantial negotiations, and drove product development and process improvements. Has also led sales in medical and automotive industries, and filled a vacancy long term as Operations Manager for multi-task. Has extensive marketing background to include value add activities, webinar / seminar development for outreach, and bid processes. Six Sigma, Lean, ISO. Well travelled. 100-120K. 12202014.12

Electric Utility Power Distribution Switching Engineer

BSEE/>5 Years. works with utility high voltage substations and power distribution on an operational / planning / hands on level to ensure reduced service outages and reliability. Extensive knowledge of interconnects, switching execution and planning. Works to stringent electrical standards, trains employees, performs root cause analysis and has significant expertise with power protection and control (relay) with lab test environment and on site. Maintains SCADA, performs various studies such as line impedance, employs load, voltage and equipment considerations for switching activities – especially for emergency or storm scenarios. Uses MatLab, Visual Basic and more. 75-85K. 12022014.7

Substation Technical Sales and Design Engineer

BSEE/<15 Years.  Provides substantial customer support and requirements / specifications definition on a project level basis to include development of substation design packages (relay, wiring and other schematics, layouts and other details), reverse engineering, partial additions and upgrades for system reliability, and more. Has field service equipment installation and troubleshooting background with switchgear, breakers, transformers, etc. Contributes to, and leads process improvements. Uses Aspen OneLine, Visio, Maximo, CADD and more. 90-100K.  12022014.4

Executive Director and Operations – Power Systems

BSEE-Honors/>20 Years. A top executive driving multi-million $ successful businesses in the power transmission and distribution industry. Involves especially substation engineering, large electrical equipment, transformers, switchgear and more for various industries to include solar and wind power. Creates joint ventures, and leads all departments for full business operations toward profitability and growth. Very well travelled. 175-200K. 11262014.5

Regional Power Systems Manager

BSEE (plus)/20 Years. A sales professional working with companies having multi-million and billion $ sales revenues and a global reach for variety of industries including utilities, government, military, industrial, commercial, residential, medical and more. Power management, automation, protection and control units involve also motor controls and variety of motor drives, transformers, GIS, switchgear, metering, AC/DC, turbines and more. Conducts both sales and marketing for new business development, using value add solutions, substantial specifications abilities, service sales development. Expert in regulatory code and safety. Brings technical expertise to customer interaction and has program management background. 110-130K. 11252014.13

Design Engineer – Power Electronics / Technical Support

MSEE-CS/5 Years. Works with various power electronics such as reclosers, switchgear, switches, high voltage, microprocessors, circuit indicators and more, for utilities. Performs design, testing, programs firmware, substantial technical support / documentation, new product development, competitor intelligence gathering and analysis. Uses TOPS, KBM. 80K. 11242014.10

Regional Sales Director – Electrical Components (Utility)

BSEE/>20 Years. Technical background enhances sales management abilities for sales force and mfg rep efficiency / development, and is proven sales revenue growth expert with record of tripling $’s. Recipient of multiple awards. Focus is with following examples of electrical products: transformers, high voltage units (and services), switchgear, switches, connectors, etc. A particular expertise to develop and provide direct technical training for customers and sales force. Industries are utilities, OEM and electrical wholesale. 120-130K. 11132014.3