Electrical Power Engineer-Philadelphia

Power Careers LLC

Electrical Engineer providing power systems design, power analysis and power studies expertise to both the field and office environments.

  • Power Systems Design and Field Service Engineering
  • Power Quality Analysis
  • Protective Relays and Controls
Electrical Power Engineer
Philadelphia and Surrounding Region
Salary Commensurate with Experience
Full Time/Permanent Role
30-50% Travel
Our client does not sponsor employees for work authorization in the US for the position
  • Power Systems Design and/or
  • Field Service Engineering and/or
  • Power Quality Analysis and/or
  • Protective Relays and Controls
Power Careers LLC is seeking a qualified Electrical Engineer looking to grow their career or perhaps advance their engineering acumen with a growing company that problem solves like no other Engineering Firm! 
Our Client is the market leader of power engineering services. This career opportunity provides the field engineer the growth to do more design and analysis work and the office engineer to do more than calculating feeder size and get out from behind the desk!

Our client understands that your work is only as good as the support your employer provides to you.  With an unparalleled safety record and a full complement of benefits (Health/Dental/401K/Paid Vacations/Bonuses), let us explain to you how our client has learned to appreciate Engineers in a way that most companies gloss over for the sake of profit.  Remember what it feels like to have honest communication, be paid for performance and have your boss recognize you when you nailed the assignment or really made the customer happy? Our client recognizes that you, the Engineer, are their most valuable commodity and without you their operation would cease.
Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Working with clients to review engineering plans
  • Providing design, analysis and studies
  • Power factor analysis and correction, harmonic modeling and analysis, and grounding analysis
  • Short-circuit, protective device coordination and arc-flash studies
  • Troubleshooting protective relays and controls
  • Coordinating with the Field Services team on projects, traveling to customer sites to be hands on and to offer creative solutions
Experience and Desired Credentials:
  • Bachelor's or master’s degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience using SKM, ETAP, ASPEN, or EasyPower
  • At least 3 years’ experience in Power Systems field services, power system design or power system studies
  • Experience with protective relays, protective device coordination, arc flash and power quality studies
  • Prefer candidates who have passed the FE Exam and are working or willing to work towards PE licensure or have already obtained PE licensure
  • Must have active and valid driver’s license in good standing
Why work with us at Power Careers as opposed to other firms? 
The biggest value we bring to you as a potential candidate is our ACCESS to employers, our ABILITY to technically vet skill set matches and our EXPERTISE when evaluating your employment offer package.  By access, we mean the industry relationships we have cultivated with Presidents, Owners and Operations Executives across the country who reach out to us daily with their talent needs.  Here’s a rundown of advantages you gain by working with our firm.

-We are experts in this Niche. We know the equipment-makes, models and manufacturers.  We know the electric power supply chain from generation, to transmission to distribution, storage and quality assessment. 
-We have access to career opportunities that are “unpublished” and have long standing relationships with companies across the United States.  This gives us the ability to make candidate recommendations to top level decision makers without waiting on cumbersome internal recruitment processes.
-We keep your candidacy 100% confidential letting you have peace of mind that you can explore your options while currently employed.
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Jeremy Nickell-Managing Partner at Power Careers LLC

“I’m a senior Recruiter at Power Careers. My specialty is Mission Critical Power, Power Quality, Back-Up Power, Power Protection, Power Distribution, Power Transmission and Electrical Power within the Power, Energy, Electrical, Mission Critical, Data Center, Construction and Utility Industries."