Principal Substation Engineer

Reading , Pennsylvania, United States

Job Reference 1239098

Location Reading , Pennsylvania, United States

Industry Power & Utilities

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added February 28, 2024

Airswift is seeking a Principal Substation Engineer to work with a MAJOR EPC in Jacksonville, FL on a long term assignment!

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Join Our Team as a Substation Engineering Expert!

Are you ready to take your substation engineering career to new heights? Our client is seeking a seasoned professional to join their Power Networks team and play a pivotal role in designing substation facilities up to 765 kV. As a Substation Engineer, you'll be at the forefront of:

Substation Physical Design: Lead the engineering and analysis for new switchyards, substations, and facility upgrades.

Specification Preparation: Craft detailed specifications and provide essential procurement support.

Engineering Drawings: Develop comprehensive engineering drawings encompassing layout, equipment arrangements, and system details.

Electrical Power System Studies: Conduct in-depth studies including load flow, short circuit, protection, and coordination.

Project Management: Provide technical direction, supervise engineers, and ensure projects are completed on time and within budget.

Quality Assurance: Uphold high-quality standards, ensuring compliance with client requirements and industry standards.

Leadership & Collaboration: Act as a technical leader, fostering teamwork and effective communication within the project team and with clients.


  • 12+ years of substation engineering experience
  • Proficiency in relevant engineering software and MS Office Suite
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certification in the United States

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