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Graduate Electrical Engineer - Houston
Summary
Title:Graduate Electrical Engineer - Houston
ID:1086
Department:Engineering
Location:Houston, TX
Description

Primary Function:

As a member of a project team, the Graduate Electrical Engineer will perform engineering and design duties, which require application of engineering principles.  Assignments are closely supervised and designed to further develop employee’s job knowledge and abilities.

Duties & Responsibilities

Employee may be called upon to perform any or all of the following functions:
·         Work with project team to perform specific tasks as assigned for the creation of design documents and drawings for a project, including creating wiring diagrams from schematics, generating bills of materials, and applying field mark-ups of project as-built drawings under direct supervision
·         Perform engineering support tasks such as relay burden, lighting, simplified load flow, and short circuit calculations under direct supervision
·         Learn and apply engineering application software to complete engineering tasks such as ground grid design, relay coordination, transformer sizing, and load flow and short circuit studies under direct supervision
·         Complete tasks as assigned to meet engineering and design effort project schedule requirements
·         Learn and apply engineering standards including NEC, NESC, NEMA, IEEE and ANSI
·         Learn and properly use the document management system
·         Learn and apply corporate standard engineering practices
·         Spend time at job sites to gain hands-on knowledge and additional training in substation construction and design
·         Take personal responsibility for the quality and accuracy of his/her work
·         Bring potential project-related problems and possible solutions to the attention of the responsible party
·         Travel out of town for short periods of time as required by projects and assignments
·         Other duties as required
 

Minimum Qualifications / Experience

Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university is required, a power focus is preferred.  Engineer in Training (EIT) certificate or ability to obtain EIT certificate within one year of date of hire is required.  Prior internship and/or related work experience in the power field is preferred.
 
Possess skills in the following areas:
·         Knowledge of electrical AC/DC fundamentals
·         Basic knowledge of three phase power systems
·         Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to work in a team environment
·         Strong problem solving and analytical skills
·         Demonstrated communication skills, both verbally and written
·         Knowledge of common word processing, spreadsheet, and e-mail software 
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