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LIBERTY UTILITIES Engineer System Planning and Transmission 1 in Joplin, Missouri

TITLE:Engineer-System Planning and Transmission 1 ID:122407 SUBSIDIARY:Company Utilities DEPARTMENT:Engineering and Technical Services LOCATION:Joplin, MO COUNTRY:United States ZIP/POSTAL CODE:64801 Description Our vision is to be the utility company most admired by customers, communities and investors for our people, passion and performance.Purpose An opportunity to join a dynamic team driven to source, attract and engage diverse top talent across North America. The system planning and transmission engineer will analyze, plan, and develop solutions to a wide range of complex technical problems within Company Utility s transmission and distribution systems. The incumbent will perform a number of tasks, including but not limited to; preparing engineering plans, designs, specifications, standards, cost estimates, evaluations, or studies.Accountabilities Analyze and plan for efficient transmission and distribution additions, reinforcements and interconnections to provide an adequate, reliable and safe electrical system. Knowledge of electrical power systems, including but not limited to; power flow, stability transient and dynamic, long/short range planning studies, short circuit, arc flash, under-frequency load shedding, circuit and system dynamics, shunt capacitors, equipment ratings, power factor analysis, and other related studies. Collect and submit data as required to the Southwest Power Pool SPP, North American Electric Reliability Corporation NERC and the various state public service commissions for inclusion in reports, computer simulation studies and/or other needs. Develop and maintain computer databases as required for load flow, short circuit and other system planning studies. Investigate, analyze and propose mitigation techniques for power quality problems occurring on Company Utility s system and at customer s facilities. Assist in coordinating and compiling cost estimates for transmission and distribution projects which will be included in the Construction Budget. Provide technical leadership, coordination, and facilitation with internal and external partners by analyzing system impacts of proposed additions, changes, and/or removals of infrastructure needed to serve load. Education and ExperienceAssociate engineer: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. Engineer-In-Training EIT certificate or ability to obtain EIT certificate within 12 months preferred. Priority given to candidates with working knowledge of CYMEDIST desirable and/or PSS/E highly desirable, and/or experience with NERC Reliability Standards compliance. Solid written and verbal communication skills. Solid analytical and problem solving skills. Willing to travel once trained, up to 15% with some overnights. Senior engineer: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering with 5+ years of utility planning experience. Professional Engineering PE license required. Working knowledge of CYMEDIST desirable and PSS/E , and experience with NERC Reliability Standards compliance. Strong written and verbal communication skills for compiling technical reports. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Willing to travel 15% with some overnights.Algonquin Power and Utilities Corp is a North American diversified generation, transmission and distribution utility with $10+ billion of total assets. APUC delivers continuing growth through an expanding pipeline of renewable energy development projects, organic growth within its regulated distribution and transmission businesses, and the pursuit of accretive acquisitions.The distribution business group Company Utilities provides rate regulated water, electricity and natural gas utility services to over 750,000+ customers in the United States. The transmission business group invests in rate regulated electric transmission and natural gas pipeline systems in the United States and Canada.The generation business group Company Power, formerly known as Algonquin Power owns a portfolio of regulated and long term cont