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Title- Protection and Control Engineer
If interested email resume bill.lawrence@zolontech.com
Duration- 12 months
Position Type: contract
Location: Washington, DC, United States
Description:
Job Description: PRIMARY FUNCTION: Perform engineering and design duties, which require application of engineering principles and knowledge of substation design. The candidate requires knowledge of protection and control design and settings applications for high voltage substation stations ranging from 4kV to 34kV.

• Knowledge and demonstrated experience in substation relay and protection engineering design.
• Create design documents and drawings for substation projects including one line diagrams, AC & DC schematic diagrams, wiring diagrams, bills of materials, and applying field mark-ups of project as-built drawings with minimal supervision.
• Thorough understanding of distribution system relay protection schemes.
• Able to fluently utilize Enoserv Powerbase for relay settings reviews and entries.
• Has vast experience with distribution relays (SEL, Basler)
• Perform Quality Assurance (QA) design reviews for all Protection and Control documents.
• Ability to apply and design protection schemes for various substation components such as transformers, transmission lines, capacitor banks, and busses.
• Familiarity with communication and SCADA protocols along with AC and DC schematics.
• Ability to use various types of microprocessor relays such as SEL, Basler, and Client.
• Apply engineering application software to complete engineering tasks such as relay coordination, load flow and short circuit studies.
• Familiar with general P&C guidelines including standard utility practices and NERC compliant designs.
• Office located locally for continuity.
• Communicate and coordinate project activities with project engineer, customer representatives, and others as needed.
• Provide excellent client/customer service.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

• Graduate of four year university with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) with power background preferred, or equal experience
• 8+ years’ experience as a Relay and Protection Engineer or as a practicing engineer
• Strong written and verbal skills
• Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
• Significant experience in protection of electric power systems

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• Extensive knowledge on 4kV-34kV relay settings applications
• Extensive knowledge on 4kV-34kV protection schemes
• Knowledge on CAPE modeling
Position Requirements: Extensive firsthand experience working with Network and Transmission systems and standards required.
Knowledge and familiarity with PJM requirements, industry standards and industry best practices required.
Ability to provide engineering and design evaluation of current company standards, which require application of engineering principles and knowledge of substation design and best practices.
Thorough understanding of transmission and distribution system relay protection schemes.
Perform Quality Assurance (QA) design reviews for all Protection and Control documents.
Familiar with general P&C guidelines including standard utility practices and NERC compliant designs.
Communicate and coordinate project activities with technical and management personnel.
Graduate of four year certified university with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) with power background preferred , or equivalent exp.
20+ years’ exp as a Relay and Protection Engineer



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