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Lead Electrical Design Engineer

Company: Eaton
Location: Salt Lake City
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

Eaton's Electrical Engineering Services & Systems (EESS) division is hiring a Lead Electrical Design Engineer!
The expected annual salary range for this role is $88,499 - $129,799 a year.
Please note the salary information shown above is a general guideline only. Salaries are based upon candidate skills, experience, and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.
What you'll do:
As a Lead Electrical Design Engineer, you will provide protection and control design engineering services instrumental to the completion of turnkey projects for government, commercial, industrial, and utility customers. You will lead the protection and control engineering function to create detailed protection design basis documentation, detailed protection applications and design packages along with acting as the subject matter expert for the broader Project Engineering group. You will work with other business leaders and stakeholders to insure the highest levels of engineering capability, quality and delivery of both engineering only and design build contacts.
Skills to produce the following:
--- Equipment Specifications
--- Single line drawings
--- Three-line drawings
--- Schematics
--- Wiring/Interconnection diagrams
--- Conduit/cable plans
--- AC/DC Control power drawings
--- Relay programming
--- Equipment Testing/Commissioning Procedures
Basic Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Engineering from an accredited institution

  • Minimum of seven (7) years of design experience

  • Legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship

  • Must reside within a 50 mile radius of the work location(s) listed on the posting. No relocation is being offered for this role.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • At least ten (10) years of design experience

    • PE License

    • Experience with AutoCAD and/or MicroStation

    • Experience with IEC61850 based design

    • Experience with PLC Systems

      Position criteria for this role include:
      --- Ability to lead low/medium voltage protection designs generation clients
      --- Ability to maintain schedule and budget
      --- Ability to work with and mentor other engineers on team
      --- Act as subject matter expect for P&C related items on the Project Engineering team. Typical protection schemes could include generator multi-function, bus differential, transformer, feeder protection, etc.
      --- Understanding of power system studies including short circuit, coordination, and arc flash.
      --- Develop engineering estimates to develop scope, budget, and review technical documents
      --- Knowledge, understanding, and execution of turnkey projects
      --- Experience with AutoCAD and/or MicroStation
      --- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
      --- Working knowledge of NERC/FERC, NESC, NEC, ANSI, NETA, IEEE
      --- Submit to periodic drug and background screens for compliance with customer entrance requirements in order to perform on-site work
      We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
      Eaton considers qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with local laws. To request a disability-related reasonable accommodation to assist you in your job search, application or interview process, please call us at 1-800-836-6345 to discuss your specific need. Only accommodation requests will be accepted by this phone number.
      We know that good benefit programs are important to employees and their families. Eaton provides various Health and Welfare benefits as well as Retirement benefits, and several programs that provide for paid and unpaid time away from work. Click here ( for more detail: Eaton Benefits Overview. Please note that specific programs and options available to an employee may depend on eligibility factors such as geographic location, date of hire, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements.

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