Jun 24, 2019
Electrical Engineer II Job Description: Provide Electrical Engineering and Maintenance technical expertise in all areas pertaining to plant electrical systems to ensure safe, environmentally sound and profitable operation. Responsibilities: The Electrical Engineer will be responsible for the following: • Manage capital and maintenance projects which includes engineering, design, budget, schedule, construction, and interfacing with other departments and engineering firms. • Provide technical expertise for capital and maintenance projects pertaining to refinery equipment, including power distribution systems, motor controls, switch gear, UPS systems, and substations. • Oversee application and interpretation of the National Electric Code and other applicable codes and standards (e.g. NFPA, API). • Oversee adherence to city and county regulations including special equipment approvals (U.L. or equal) and building permits. • Direct and advise the application of Company standards in electrical design, equipment specification, construction and testing. • Determine hazardous area classifications and oversee application of appropriate equipment. • Manage electrical system expansion to provide appropriate capacity, orderly growth, reliability, maintainability and expandability. • Make recommendations regarding reliability of standard power distribution systems and application of backup systems (e.g. emergency generators, uninterruptible power supplies). • Manage handling of power requests and coordinate with other proposed projects or ones in progress. • Review equipment specifications and drawings for projects pertaining to equipment location, single-line, area classification and schematic drawings. • Recommend/approve vendors for purchase of equipment and provide technical review of bids. • Contribute to cost estimate of projects. • Provide long range planning for electrical long range plans. • Assure proper instructions and training for operations use of electrical equipment, including start up, operations, shutdown, lock out and emergency conditions. • Conduct system analysis studies (load flow, voltage drop, short circuit, relay coordination, etc.) and work to correct deficiencies. Basic / Minimum Qualifications: • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering 7+ years of experience • Have a dominant safety focus. • Complete complex assignments in a timely manner. • Good communication skills, both written and verbal, are required. Preferred Qualifications: • Registered Professional Engineer. • Prior work experience in industrial power distribution systems.
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