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Power & Renewables - Transmission & Distribution

Senior Physical Substation Design Engineer

$110000 - $125000 per annum + 401k, Medical
2021-01-12 10:07:35 2021-12-27 EWI Recruitment
Jan 12, 2021

My client is a Boutique Engineering firm with a clear focus on Power Delivery and Power Generation. They service Utilities, Power Operators & Industrial clients all over the US and have over 20 offices & 1,000 employees country wide.

My client is looking for an experienced Senior Physical Substation Engineer to be based either at their in Reading PA or Newark DE office overseeing a number High Voltage Substation projects within their Power Delivery portfolio and leading a Multidisciplinary team of Engineers, Designers and Drafters. As the ideal candidate, you will have a Professional Engineering Accreditation (P.E) and possess a minimum of 6 Years experience within the Design and Engineering of Substations from 345kv. You will have engineering experience within Physical Substation Design and Conceptual Layout.

Job Reference: 1490JAB

Title: Senior Physical Substation Design Engineer

Requisition Class: Electrical Engineering

Client: Engineering Firm

Salary: $90,000USD - $120,000USD Basic per Annum + Benefits (Medical, 401k, Bonus etc)

Location: Newark DE, Reading, PA

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

Hours: Full time

Days per week: 5

Work Permit/Visa Required: Yes, Must be eligible to work within the United States WITHOUT Sponsorship. (US Passport/Green Card holder or Indefinite Leave to Remain within the US).


  • Must have Electrical Engineering Degree (Minimum BSc)
  • Professional Engineering Accreditation (P.E)
  • Minimum 6 Years experience within the Physical Design and Engineering of 345kv Substations
  • Experience leading a small Engineering Team
  • Layout design of Switchgears, Transformers, Breakers and other ancillary equipment
  • Experience with NEC, NESC, NEMA, IEEE and ANSI Design codes & standards
  • MathCAD, ASPEN or ETAP software is an asset
  • Must be from a Consultancy/Engineering background
  • Excellent communication and management skills

If you are keen to know more about this project please forward your Updated Resume to J.blake@ewi-group.com, additionally please feel free to distribute this vacancy to any friend or colleagues that may be interested, referrals are always welcome.

EWI is an International Consultancy focused on the search & selection of the Worlds leading Engineering and Construction professionals. We specialize in recruiting expats and local experts for major Power & Infrastructure projects across the globe. For more information on any Transmission & Distribution assignments please contact Jordan Blake, Power Delivery Engineering Head at EWI Recruitment.

EWI Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

$110000 - $125000 per annum + 401k, Medical

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