Electrical Engineer I, II, III or Sr (7771BR)

Full-time
LG&E and KU Energy
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Description
Position Purpose :
This position is responsible for maintaining compliance with NERC Standards, documentation, and implementing internal controls within Transmission Operations.  The engineer will also perform engineering analysis and operational support necessary for the real time operation of the LG&E/KU transmission system in order to maintain reliability and compliance with all applicable NERC Standards.
Job Description :
Support the Transmission Operations and Balancing Authority group in the development and maintenance of compliance documentation.

Support the Transmission Operations and Balancing Authority group through troubleshooting real time alarms and issues.

Develop and continuous improvement of internal controls for compliance purposes.

Ensure all evidence, processes and controls comply with NERC Standards.

Prepare technical reports for submission to a variety of recipients, including regulatory agencies.

Act as a liaison between Transmission Operations and other work groups (Protection, Substation, EMS) to facilitate the flow of real-time information.

Analyze data within Energy Management System to ensure accurate portrayal and alarming to support reliability.

Provide engineering technical support for Electric System Coordinators.

Maintain/Update Real Time Operations tools such as TOA, One Lines, Alarms, Transmission Load Shedding, eGIS etc.

Develop and review new processes to improve the reliability of the transmission system

Provide training to Electric System Coordinators as necessary.

Performs other duties as directed by management.

Support and Train on Human Performance practices

On Call rotatio

Education & Experience :
ABET accredited Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering is required.
Preferred Qualifications :
Certified NERC Operator is a plus.  Some applicable experience is preferred.
Proficient in mathematics and evaluation of electrical power flow data.  Proficient in use of a Windows based personal computer and have word processing, spreadsheet and database applications skills.  Good interpersonal skills and verbal/written communication skills, and reasonable business acumen.
Work Conditions :
Normal office environment
Physical Effort :
Mix of sitting, standing, and walking.
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