Engineer (Protection Support & Analysis)

Job Info

Oct 4, 2023

110860

Posting Expiration Date: Mar 2, 2024

Schedule Type: Full-Time

Minimum Salary: $100000

Maximum Salary: $135000

Organization: Central Engineering

Department: Protection & Controls Engineer

Section: CENG Prot Support & Analysis

Location: NY-New York-4 Irving Pl Headquarters

Job Description

Mission Statement

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) employees are required to follow health, safety, and environmental policies, EEO, Standards of Business Conduct, and all other applicable company policy and procedures. We all share a responsibility to advance the company’s mission by excelling at our three corporate priorities – safety of our people and the public, operational excellence in all that we do, and ensuring the best possible customer experience.

Core Responsibilities

  • The Engineer will be assigned to provide protection related support to Operation, analyze relay protection systems, including tele protection channels, and (if applicable) provide corrective action plans after system events.
  • The duties also include performing short circuit calculations and relay coordination studies. The candidate will develop descriptive documents regarding relay protection systems, for use by operating personnel. He/she will keep his/her supervisor informed on a timely basis of actual and/or anticipated problems of the assignments that are his/her responsibility.
  • Keep supervision informed on a timely basis of actual and/or anticipated problems of the assignments that are his/her responsibility.
  • Periodically must be available 24 hours a day to consult with operating organizations on relay problems and resolve emergencies associated with relay protection systems.
  • Perform other task and assignments as required.
  • Conceives, plans, designs solutions or alternatives of new or refurbishment projects including technical and economic evaluations, specification preparation, feasibility studies.
  • Performs independent evaluation of system equipment replacement and new project justification using engineering economics.
  • Assists users with ESR initiation, review and following.
  • Perform other related tasks and assignments as required.

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering and 3 years work in any of the following areas: relay protection, power systems engineering or operations

Preferred Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree Electrical Engineering

Relevant Work Experience

  • 3-5 years Requires the ability to deliver exemplary customer service. Required
  • Must possess strong technical competence, be well organized, and detail oriented Required
  • Must be flexible to handle multiple assignments with changing priorities, and deadlines. Required
  • Must have demonstrated analytical abilities. Required
  • Must have a high regard for personal accountability, and understand the critical importance of Commitment to Engineering Excellence. Required
  • Must demonstrate a high energy level and promote a positive work ethic in support of our Corporate Values. Required
  • Must possess strong oral and written communication skills and have the ability to effectively interact with subordinates, colleagues and various levels of management. Required
  • Protection experience, such as in setting relays, performing coordination, fault studies, developing logic, or using related software is preferred. Preferred

Skills & Ability

  • Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Develops and delivers effective presentations
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint, etc.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint, etc.
  • Possesses strong technical aptitude

Licenses & Certifications

  • Driver's License Required

Other Physical Demands

  • Must be able to respond to Company emergencies by performing a System Emergency Assignment to restore service to our customers.
  • Must be available for travel both regionally and continent-wide, to attend conferences, meetings, etc. as needed.
  • Selected candidate must be capable of working in various indoor and outdoor conditions.
  • Must be able to walk/climb/stand extensively.
  • Must be able to work in power plants and high voltage substations and wear the required PPE as needed.

Technical Difficulty Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of the individual’s actual or perceived disability, protected veteran status, race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, domestic violence victim status, or any other actual or perceived status protected by law.

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