Burns & McDonnell Staff Electrical Engineer in Orlando, Florida


Responsible for preparation of distribution voltage substation construction documents; provides short term field support during construction; solves electrical engineering problems that require adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria; devises new approaches to problems encountered. Routes, designs, and executes distribution line projects; performs distribution planning assignments; executes power flow, transfer capability, and economic dispatch associated with distribution congestion management scenarios; performs power system planning and operations including: transient stability, short circuit, and voltage analysis. Prepares proposals and engineering/project cost estimates; prepares calculations and equipment specifications; assesses feasibility or soundness of proposed applications when data is insufficient or testing is advisable; coordinates departmental or divisional project studies, reports or project design assignments; progressive engineering design and modeling responsibilities; provides leadership, guidance and instruction to less experienced staff members; and regularly meets and corresponds with clients or outside personnel.


Requires a Bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, or a related quantitative field plus 5 years experience in the job offered, as an engineer in the power industry, or a related role or position. Experience must also include: four (4) years of experience with Volt Var Optimization utilizing the CYME software suite for medium voltage (4.8-kV – 13.8-kV) distribution modeling; experience modeling analog and status points for automation devices reclosers, capacitor banks, and fault indicators in SCADA databases utilizing DMS software; and experience working with one or more US utilities. Form EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

40 hours/week. 9am - 5pm.

Qualified applicants please submit resume to www.burnsmcd.com/careers . Requisition ID 181128. Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Job Electrical Engineering

Primary Location US-FL-Orlando

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.

We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 181128