General Electric Protection & Control Site Engineer in Clearwater, Florida
The Protection & Control Site Engineer (P&C SE) will be responsible for performing a wide variety of field related activities (i.e., installation, testing, commissioning, etc.) for Protection & Control systems in medium and HV environment. In this role, you will establish and maintain a strong working relationship with the customers, and be responsible for ensuring safe work practices on each job as GE very much values safety.
As the Protection & Control Site Engineer, you will:
Perform installation, testing, and commissioning services on power apparatus and switchgear, including but not limited to: protective relays and relaying systems, all brands, and experience with the use of Relay test sets; Remote Terminal Units and Gateways; CT’s and PT’s; metering and transducers; extensive experience in the protection of Motors, feeders and transformers; and Station Batteries and Chargers
Perform Troubleshooting, problem identification and provide recommendations for corrective actions and/or repairs
Generate customer report describing the problem found and correction action taken / proposed
Make safety a priority as per GE’s zero tolerance policy and adopt the safety regulations at customer’s sites
Associate's Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology, Electrical Engineering or related field from an accredited university or college
Minimum of 5 years of experience in electrical testing, maintenance, and start-up of high voltage substations in field services or electrical utility industry
Ability and willingness to work extra hours and weekends, as required
Ability and willingness to travel 80% of the time, as required
Ability and willingness to work at customer locations
Ability and willingness to posses / obtain / maintain a valid US passport
Ability and willingness to maintain an acceptable driving record
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology, Electrical Engineering or related field from an accredited university or college
Understanding of the basics of one-line, three-line schematics and connection diagrams
Knowledge of Relays and similar manufacturers, i.e., ABB, SEL, Siemens’ products
Strong working knowledge of Transformers, Motors, Generators, etc.
Understanding of the basic functioning of AIS and GIS
Working knowledge of IEEE, ANSI, IEC standards
Self-motivated / confident with the ability to work efficiently and effectively with limited supervision
Ability to set priorities to meet day to day short term objectives
Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) mindset / compliance
Ability to provide technical guidance and/or coach others
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Applies concept to practical business problems
Strong customer service skills
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Locations: United States; Florida; Tampa, Orlando, Other
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.