High Voltage Electrical Engineer - JOB ID 649
Support the Asset Performance Management (APM) team in developing and modifying static and dynamic asset health indices for Electrical Transmission and Distribution (T&D) assets, including power transformers, medium voltage cables, and switchgears.
Maintain and organize asset information including maintenance check sheets, SAP preventative maintenance records, and electrical testing results.
Collaborate across client’s organization to improve system component data from field sensors, testing company reports, or DGA lab analyses.
Work with Client’s T&D cross-functional teams to identify and implement data-driven solutions.
Support the Asset Performance Management (APM) project team by managing and interpreting large sets of data and developing new models for new asset scope to support decision-making and strategic planning.
Support the project team in reviewing the APM T&D models developed in GE Asset Performance Management Software and PI Vision platform ensuring model integrity, quality, and offering enhancement suggestions.
Sustain and monitor existing online T&D dashboards using PI Vision software.
Ensure APM deliverables from project team align with internal client requirements.
Leverage industry experience, equipment knowledge, software know-how, and customer satisfaction skills to deliver world class experience within the scope of the APM T&D project.
Contribute to the reliability strategies, inspection, process and procedural review, and sustainment of asset performance.
Collect, clean, and analyze large data sets from various sources.
Identify patterns and trends in data to support business decisions.
Develop and implement data management processes to ensure data integrity and accuracy.
Create data visualizations to communicate findings to stakeholders.
Predict failures through data-driven and analytical techniques, report problems, conduct analysis, and implement corrective actions.
Work in key areas such as problem definition, root cause analysis, preventive and corrective actions, effectiveness, and prevention of recurrence.
Support improvements of reliability engineering processes and related documentation and models.
Support and/or facilitate Failure Mode & Effects Analysis with specific emphasis on cause - failure mode – effect relationships, effects, and severities, causes and occurrences, prevention and detection actions, and special characteristics.
Adhering to industry and best practice standards such as IEEE C57.104, IEEE C57.106, and ANSI/NETA MTS.
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and a current member of APEGA (Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta).
Extensive knowledge of high and medium voltage equipment in substations including transformers, switchgears, cables, and industrial communication (e.g., SCADA, RTUs, common communication protocols, etc.).
Experience in maintenance and reliability of T&D power systems.
Familiarity with online and offline preventive maintenance and testing of transformers, switchgears, cables, and power lines.
Broad knowledge of electrical testing required for high and medium voltage systems,
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
Competency in creating decision support packages including key documentation: project execution plans, integrated schedules, presentation materials and resourcing plans.
Proficiency with the ADEM/Agile and DevOps methods of project delivery is beneficial.
Experience with data visualization tools such as GE Meridium, Power BI, and PI Vision is considered an asset.
Understanding of Asset Health Indices and the life cycle of power system components.
Experienced with analyzing large amounts of data and developing decision-ready information.
Excellent communication, collaboration, and technical writing skills.
Experienced in working with large amounts of data and comfortable with relational databases.
Knowledge of risk ranking, failure modes, troubleshooting, and failure analysis of medium and high voltage electrical equipment.
Industrial utility experience is considered an asset.
Inclined to stay current on industry trends and new technologies related to data management.
Interest in or Understanding of Statistical Modelling and familiarity in using Script Languages (R-Script, Python) in a cloud environment.
Schedule: Monday to Friday, 8-hour days.
If selected for onboarding, you may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with job site policies.
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Job Type: Fixed term contract
8 hour shift
Monday to Friday