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Experienced Electrical Engineer - Power Systems
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Sargent & Lundy, L.L.C. | Chattanooga, TN
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Job Description


Sargent & Lundy provides comprehensive engineering, design, analysis, and consulting for electric power generation projects worldwide.

Nuclear power has been a core competency of Sargent & Lundy since 1954. We have proven capabilities in nuclear project engineering, design, and project management and our leading-edge services address today's emerging issues with highly effective solutions for both new nuclear unit design and upgrades to existing plants.

We can offer you outstanding career opportunities in nuclear power technologies working for a first class group of clients.

Our Core ValuesWe are a company of principled professionals guided by core values that have fundamentally shaped our business practices and culture. They provide us with guidance in the day-to-day performance of our work, and adherence to these values is our compass in all business conduct:

* Exercise uncompromising integrity and ethics in the conduct of all business
* Focus on client satisfaction in all activities
* Maintain a highly competent and satisfied staff
* Communicate openly and honestly
* Improve continuously


This position will offer you the opportunity to utilize and expand your academic background in Electrical Engineering in a professional position that offers a wide range of interesting and challenging responsibilities.

The opportunity will have you teaming up with other engineers and designers involved in nuclear plant electrical systems betterment and associated modifications, which will include the following:

* Electrical systems design
* Preparation of complex calculations
* Load flow and short circuit
* Power flow
* System Impact
* Cable ampacity
* Preparation of documented design inputs
* Preparation of equipment and material specifications
* Preparation of design reports

Additional opportunities will include:

* Receive training and mentorship from experienced engineers in the execution of meaningful project engineering assignments
* Become involved in power distribution designs and the preparation of specifications for the procurement of major electrical power equipment and related installation services
* Travel to client and vendor offices for design reviews and to plant site locations for construction coordination and field verification of designs


We do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.

Essential skills and experience:

* BSEE, and either 1 year of relevant experience, or an MSEE from an ABET-accredited program with a strong academic background in electrical power concepts/power systems analysis
* An understanding of the practical application of electrical engineering and technology including applying systems, principles, techniques, and procedures to a project design
* Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in the production of technical plans, drawings, and models
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills are necessary
* Strong problem solving skills are desired

Valued but not required skills and experience:

* Internship or work experience in performing power analysis, preferably within the power industry
* Experience performing transient analysis of power systems using software such as ETAP or SKM

Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.