This position will perform engineering analysis, design, and planning for the transmission, distribution and substation facilities utilizing sound engineering judgment within industry and RUS standards and industry codes.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Power system analysis studies on the Navopache Electric Cooperative (NEC) sub-transmission and distribution systems. Studies to include but not limited to power flows, short circuit fault duties, and voltage drops. Working knowledge of NISC and Milsoft Mapping System is desirable.
Sectionalizing studies for the complete system and review including designing fuse, recloser and relaying coordination when additional loads are added to the existing feeders or as needed.
Address customer problems with voltage complaints, outages, flickering, etc.
Review and address feeder imbalances and work with Engineering Technicians to maintain feeder balances when line taps are added to the system.
Prepare and maintain new equipment purchase specifications such as transformers, cables, padmount switchgear, etc.
Prepare and maintain in-house design practice data charts and tables and field staking guides.
Assist in preparation of Construction Work Plans and Long Range Plans.
Assist Operations Department as needed to solve operational system issues.
Assures that work orders initiated by him/her are processed and released for construction in a timely manner.
Maintains a current knowledge of applicable parts of NEC's policies, regulations, rates, practices, and procedures and use this information as required.
Remains current regarding technological changes in the electrical industry.
Know and work according to NEC's Safety Rules and Procedures.
Patrols lines by being alert at all times to observe any unsafe or unsatisfactory condition and reporting same for action.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Note: There is one position available, and the position will be filled at either an
Electric Engineer Entry- Level (54-3341)
Electric Engineer Senior Level (54-3321)
Hiring Salary Range:
$75,000 – $100,000
Electric Engineer Senior
Hiring Salary Range:
$92,000 – $115,000
Actual compensation offer to candidate may vary outside of the posted hiring range based upon work experience, education, and/or skilled level. This decision will be based on the qualifications and experience of the candidate selected, and NEC business needs at the time of hire.
If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter and resume stating your qualifications, experience, employment history, education, and any other information deemed pertinent no later than 6:00 PM, Tuesday, September 8, 2022 to Human Resources.
This is a salaried position. The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. This position is on-site.
HOURS OF OPERATION: 4/10s The cooperative is on a 4/10 schedule (Monday through Thursday).
SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications. This is an exempt position.
BENEFITS: Navopache offers an excellent comprehensive benefit package (e.g. vacation, sick leave, Short/Long Disability, 10 paid holidays, NRECA 401(k), pension and more).
CLOSES: Open until filled.
NEC: Founded in 1946, NEC is a member owned electric cooperative. Our mission is to serve our communities in the most efficient, safe and reliable way. If you are interested in fulfilling your career aspirations with a service-oriented company, follow the instructions below.
INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS: If you feel you have the proven skills and abilities then you may apply on-line. We require a Cover Letter with your Resume. If you meet the qualifications you will be sent an application to complete. Selected qualified applicants will be contacted for interview scheduling within two weeks of the closing date. EOE/M/F/D/V
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $75,000.00 - $115,000.00 per year
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
Ability to commute/relocate:
- Lakeside, AZ 85929: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)
- Driver's License (Required)
Work Location: In person