Primary Design Engineer, Amman, Jordan

Recruiter
ABB
Location
Jordan
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Sep 2019
Closes
18 Oct 2019
Ref
339047835
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
ABB Power Grids business delivers products, systems, service and software solutions as part of its comprehensive power & automation offering for the grid across the power value chain - serving utility, industry, transportation and infrastructure customers.

You will be working as a Primary Design Engineer and will be a part of the Power Grids Business and Gird Integration Business Line based in Amman, Jordan. In this role you will be responsible for designing of substations projects.
Your responsibilities
  • Planning and coordinating of the technical aspects of a project with the client, internal engineering, as well as suppliers of equipment & services.
  • Providing the pertinent data to, and interface with, the other project team members in the office and on site.
  • Listing and scheduling all the technical deliverables.
  • Following up with engineering, procurement and construction regarding progress meetings (Internal, with Customer and with Sub-suppliers).
  • Identifying technical related risks and their impact on the project & mitigate their effects in the preparation of detailed layouts and sections for switchyards and control buildings for substations from 11kV to 230 kV.
  • Calculating static and short circuit forces, earthing system, lightning protection system, busbar sizing, conductors and cables sizing.
  • Preparing input data for steel structures, clamps & fittings and civil design. Reviewing of steel structure, clamps & fittings and civil design.
  • Living ABB's core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.
Your background
  • A bachelor's degree in Electrical (Power Systems) or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in in the field of primary design specifically for HV Substations.
  • Required good knowledge of related products and systems (HV / MV switchgear, transformers, relays & protection, etc).
  • Required good knowledge in Autocad drafting, primary materials such as steel structures, clamps, fittings, insulators, conductors, trays, ladders and installation accessories.
  • Required knowledge and experience in substation general design, engineering, and construction.
  • Required good communication, leadership, negotiation and analytical skills.

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