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Transmission Planning Engineer (6534058)

Posted by: Aerotek on October 18, 2018 at 03:40:01.

Contract / Temp to Direct / Direct Hire: Direct Hire
City: Jacksonville
State: Florida
Country: United States
Zip or Postal Code: 32224

Aerotek is currently seeking a Transmission Planner for a long-term opportunity with a large electric utility company in Jacksonville. This position has ample opportunities for growth for the right candidate and is in one of the 10 Largest utility companies in the U.S.

Your role will include collaborating, performing, and leading reliability and/or market driven studies including voltage, thermal, PV, transfer limit, short circuit, Dynamix, and stability assessments. The planners not only interact with internal teams but also become active with their industry peers on regional activities. Each planner has the freedom to work independently while being given opportunities to lead, all while receiving constant support from and collaborating with other team members.

A familiarity with various planning standards and planning software packages such as PSS/E and TARA is needed. Most importantly we are looking for a collaborative, technical and innovative power systems engineer with good communications skills that wants to be part of a highly effective team for the long term.

Key Responsibilities:

Collaborate, perform, and lead reliability and/or economic driven studies including voltage, thermal, PV, transfer limit, short circuit, Dynamix, and stability assessments.

Analyze and assess complex transmission systems at numerous voltage levels. Document and communicate results and recommendations as appropriate including data manipulation, report writing, and summary presentations.

Generate transmission plan, looking out 1 or 3 or 5 or 7 years for transmission planning, understanding all NERC compliance standards to ensure that the transmission plans meet those expectations, performing modeling for current and future state, reviewing previous models to determine current reliability in those models, updating models past on transmission loads increasing from years past, looking at overall power generation outputs to perform future simulations,

Continually strive to innovate and integrate improvements to increase the precision and efficiency of transmission planning. Strive to seek out and develop subject matter expert skills as necessary to mentor and support the team to aid in the advancement of business needs.

Participate in transmission and substation site inspections, attend industry workshops, training, and user group meetings as needs arise.


About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at


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