Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. (MEPPI) is the premier supplier of Gas Insulated Substations in North America. Since 1981, MEPPI has installed nearly 500 GIS breaker positions, throughout North America, rated from 121kV through 550kV.
As the (Electrical) Project Engineer II in our Substation Division (SSD) you perform all essential functions of a supporting project engineers for multiple, concurrent small to large SSD project orders. Successful candidates will be skilled in:
Design, develop and coordinate multiple components and systems of high voltage substation projects. Coordinate same for external design contractors and engineering consultants.
Review order documents to ensure they meet the customer’s technical specifications, including exceptions, clarification and confirmations.
Develop and execute engineering tasks for power electronics-based substation projects and gas-insulated substation projects including but not limited to, equipment design, interface with Mitsubishi Electric Company (MELCO) Japan engineers, outside contractor involvement, substation construction and testing.
Provide technical support to Project Manager in technical matters
Participate in order turnover, customer and project meetings.
Prepare or supervise preparation of drawings and documents in support of orders. Ensure appropriate archiving of same after order completion.
Provide supervision at the installation site during construction, and testing.
Prepare & present customer training
Provide expertise and support in multiple disciplines to other engineers.
Develop various standard components, new standard equipment, and standard subsystems used in high voltage substations.
Assure resolution of all customer and supplier technical questions. Provide field problem troubleshooting and resolution of existing equipment.
Support sales efforts by reviewing and commenting on customer technical specifications. Prepare technical exceptions including customer deviations from existing Mitsubishi Electric Company (MELCO) product designs.
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering plus a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a project related environment, or 3 years’ experience with high voltage substation project orders or equivalent education and experience.
Basic understanding of real power (MW) and reactive power (Mvar).
Broad knowledge of substation equipment, instrumentation, structures, conductors, and relay protection and control.
Expertise in a minimum of three substation subsystems and field installation and test experience.
Developed computer skills with emphasis on MSOffice products, CAD and engineering analysis software. Ability to travel domestic and international (approx. 25%) as necessary. Ability to communicate with others to complete work both internally and with customers and vendors
Ability to read, understand, and create technical drawings and material.
Ability to analyze data.
Applicants for this position must have authorization to legally work in the U.S. that does not require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status). Individuals who require such sponsorship now or in the future are not eligible for hire for this opening.
Gas Insulated substations and Hybrid Gas Insulated substations are essential in the transmission of electrical energy, to growing urban centers, where conventional air insulated substations can no longer meet the requirements of available space, pollution, safety, maintenance, and other expectations. MEPPI has the North American supply experience and project management know-how to build, replace, upgrade, or interface directly with any existing substation with no constraints for voltage level or site conditions. With skilled engineers and designers dedicated exclusively to designing GIS projects, MEPPI's customers benefit from high-quality and timely design of electrical, mechanical and civil/structural systems.
At Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. (MEPPI), we serve the North American power systems, rail transportation and water treatment industries with electrical and electronic products, systems and services. Our products include gas circuit breakers, vacuum circuit breakers, power transformers, gas insulated substations, power electronics and electricity transmission technologies, generator services, ozone water treatment systems, uninterruptible power supplies, rail transportation and HVAC equipment, and Diamond Vision video display screens.
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. offers a comprehensive benefits package including 401k, paid vacation and holidays, medical, dental and vision coverage and much more. Our corporate headquarters is located in Warrendale, PA. We offer an on-site fitness center and café as well as free parking.
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. Headquartered in Warrendale, Pa., Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. is a U.S. affiliate of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation responsible for serving the North American power systems, rail transportation and water treatment industries with electrical and electronic products, systems and services. Products include gas circuit breakers, vacuum circuit bre...akers, power transformers, gas insulated sub-stations, power electronics and electricity transmission technologies, generator services, ozone water treatment systems, uninterruptible power supplies, rail transportation equipment and Diamond Vision Video display screens.