Burns & McDonnell Assistant Electrical Engineer – 1898 & Co. Power Systems Planning (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri
The Assistant Power Systems Planning Engineer (Technical Advisory Analyst) will work under the supervision of a project manager to assist with developing solutions to technical challenges encountered by our utility clients. The Assistant Electrical Engineer will perform power system studies involving planning and operations. These studies include but not limited to analyses of power flow, transient stability, short circuit, electromagnetic transients, reliability, and economic dispatch of electric transmission and distribution systems.
Assist with power system planning and operations analysis including power flow, transient, stability, short circuit, electromagnetic transients, reliability, and economic dispatch.
Perform transmission/distribution study analysis utilizing power system software.
Apply basic electrical engineering theory and principles to complete assigned tasks on planning, analysis, and other projects.
Apply basic knowledge of commonly used electrical concepts, practices, codes, and procedures within the engineering services industry.
Assist with North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and regional requirement assessments.
Assist with electric power risk assessments.
Assist with research and apply project related data as required for the projects.
Assist with engineering, financial, and technical analysis for power system studies.
Assist project managers, engineers, and leads to develop and incorporate technical assumptions regarding capital costs, operation and maintenance costs, electrical estimates, and economic assumptions and forecasts.
Assist with organizing data into report format and arrange graphic illustrations of research findings.
Assist with interpreting financial and economic conditions and subsequent business implications to client projects
Assist with developing technical reports and client presentations summarizing results of analysis.
Participate in internal and/or external electric utility industry conferences.
All other duties as assigned
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program.
Or Bachelor of Science in Electrical or related Engineering Technology from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.
Master’s degree in Engineering may be substituted for 1 year of experience.
Successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) or Engineer-in-Training (EIT) strongly preferred.
Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.
Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.
Involvement on campus or in the community.
Basic knowledge in standard engineering techniques, principles and procedures.
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills.
Proficient computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite)
Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem solving skills.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis without requiring future sponsorship for employment visa status.
Job Electrical Engineering
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
About 1898 & Co.
1898 & Co. is a business, technology and security solutions consultancy where experience and foresight come together to unlock lasting advancements. We innovate today to fuel our clients’ future growth, catalyzing insights that drive smarter decisions, improve performance and maximize value. As part of Burns & McDonnell, we draw on more than 120 years of deep and broad experience in complex industries as we envision and enable the future for our clients.
Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 213260
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