Substation Engineer

Wilmington, Delaware
05 Oct 2016
26 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
ENERCON Services is an employee owned, premier Engineering and Environmental Services Company. Our double-digit year-over-year growth is fueled by the quality of work we perform as an EOC (Engineer of Choice) to a large base of the power facilities in the US, as well as to an expanding global customer base. We are the #1 ranked Nuclear Engineering firm (; June 2015). Ranked #103 of the Top 200 Environmental firms, our Environmental Services practice area performs environmental consulting services for a variety of industries, including Utilities, Financial Services, Oil & Gas, Manufacturing, Mining, Petro-Chemical, Industrial, Commercial, Water & Wastewater Treatment, and Land Development.

ENERCON Services is seeking a Substation Engineer for our Atlanta, GA or Wilmintong, DE office. This person will maintain a range of responsibilities including prosecution of electric substation projects, including protection and control as well as physical design. This person will assist the Senior Engineer in completing all assignments
and work closely with other engineering and design team members to coordinate multiple projects involving:

•Developing electric substation drawings, including single line diagrams, schematics, wiring diagrams and physical drawings, such as plan views, elevation views,
control panel layouts, control building layouts)
•Performing substation design calculations and analysis such as short circuit stand, ground grid analysis and design, lightning protection, voltage drop and AC and DC station service sizing
•Working closely with the Civil Engineering department to develop substation foundation and structure drawings
•Developing technical equipment and construction specifications and work scopes
•Providing on-site technical support for select ENERCON clients during construction and commissioning as required

Job Requirements (education, skills, certifications, licenses)
  • BS in Electrical Engineering
  • 5-7 years of experience in electrical engineering and design
  • Must be proficient with typical office software such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Windows
  • Ability and willingness to travel to clients' construction sites as needed (must possess a valid driver's license and have access to a car and be willing to enter energized electric substations with proper training and PPE); most travel is expected to be within driving distance of the office at this time
  • Ability and willingness to work occasional overtime to support clients or meet deadlines (including weekends if necessary)
  • Must be self-driven to organize time to meet deadlines and provide accurate deliverables
  • Must be willing to learn new skills on the job with assistance from the Senior Engineer and others in the department

ENERCON Services, Inc. (ENERCON) is a 32-year old, employee-owned, consulting company, providing premier engineering and technical services to companies in the energy, utility, and industrial verticals, as well as to governmental agencies across the US and Internationally. ENERCON is an employee owned company with excellent benefits and career opportunities. To learn more about ENERCON and career opportunities at our other locations, visit us at

ENERCON Services is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer (EEO/AA)