Senior Engineer Power Systems

Website Rio Tinto

Job Description:

We are looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer (Power Systems) to design and implement sustainable electrical power distribution projects as an integral part of the engineering team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the engineering design and commissioning of industrial electrical power systems.
  • Reviews design deliverables and develops engineering scope of work document
  • Performs electrical power system studies, protection and control systems design and settings.
  • Lead capital projects development including feasibility studies, project scope definitions, capital cost estimates, preliminary and detailed engineering designs.
  • Leads trouble shooting of electrical power distribution systems and equipment
  • Determines appropriate design deliverables based on project complexity
  • Application, design, configuration, and commissioning of electrical equipment
  • Improves and upgrades existing assets and applies complex problem-solving techniques;

Job Requirements:

  • Strong knowledge of electrical principles, low and medium voltage distribution design, and protection & relaying design. 600 Volts, 4160 Volts, 12kV, 46kV distribution systems
  • Minimum of 12 years of relevant design experience;
  • Preferably experience working at an engineering firm
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering – Electrical, Power Systems background;
  • P.Eng. Designation
  • Performs calculations and studies in load flow, short circuit, motor starting, protection relay settings, electrical coordination, grounding, equipment sizing, arc flash ratings.

Job Details:

Company: Rio Tinto

Job Category: Private

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Quebec City, Quebec, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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