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Substation Project Engineer in Orlando, FL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 5/13/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
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Job Description

Job #:  928184
Apex Systems, the nation’s 2nd largest Information Technology and Engineering staffing firm, has an opportunity for a Substation Project Engineer to work for one of our local clients in the Orlando, FL area.
We are seeking a Substation Project Engineer who will work as a member of a dynamic team within our clients Commercial Energy Solutions organization; specifically their Power Delivery Services (PDS) division: an established group of electric utility engineering consultants that solve challenging substation engineering problems for their utility clients Nation-wide.
If interested please reach out to Lauren Pritts at 412.246.4743 and email Position requires someone eligible to work in the United States and candidate must be available to work as a direct W2 employee for our client.
Position: Substation Project Engineer
Location: Orlando, FL 
Duration: Permanent and Direct Hire

Team Size – 5 Engineers
Job Description:
In this role the qualified individual will be expected to:
  • Lead and/or perform Substation Physical Electrical engineering design (including general arrangement, electrical plans and sections, grounding plan and details, raceway plan and details, shielding plan and details, lighting plan and details, etc.) at HV and EHV voltage levels while adhering to prevailing standards, practices, procedures and project/program requirements.
  • Create equipment, material, construction and testing and commissioning specifications.
  • Perform quality control (QC) reviews and lead QC review meetings on applicable engineering deliverables produced by junior staff, peers and remote offices on small, medium and large projects while adhering to the PDS quality management standard
  • Provide technical oversight, direction and support for project teams.
  • Assure proper documentation of project technical data.
  • Ensure and facilitate project team collaboration and communication across all disciplines and resolve design conflicts as required.
  • Coordinate with project managers to successfully deliver projects to our clients.
  • Function as client Point of Contact (P.O.C) and work directly with clients on project-related issues.
  • Direct and/or participate in client meetings and job-site visits to collect and deliver design and engineering information.
  • Perform evaluations of existing facilities to propose upgrades and replacements and presenting findings and recommendations to our clients.
  • Complete conceptual design (one-line and general layout) to support project planning
  • Prepare and review proposals, technical write-ups and project approach documents for small, medium and large projects. This includes preparation and review of comprehensive project scopes of work and accurate man-hour estimates
  • Develop project schedules using common software (MS Project, Primavera, etc.) in support of proposal development
  • Present and justify proposals, estimates and technical write-ups to management for small, medium and large projects.


•Due to the number of applications received please note that only well qualified candidates will be contacted further

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