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Electric Power Market and Resource Planning Specialist

Electric Power Market and Resource Planning Specialist

City 
Chicago
State 
IL
Country 
United States
Area of Interest 
Engineering
Type 
Full Time - Regular
Job ID 
2016-1598

More information about this job

Overview

 

We have a unique and exciting opportunity to grow our Consulting Group by adding an Electric Power Market and Resources Planning Specialist.  The qualified individual may be located in our Chicago, Illinois headquarters (preferred) or at a mutually agreeable location in the United States.  

 

 

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Responsibilities

In this position, you will have an opportunity to work for an industry leader who provides premier energy consulting to its clients.  This position will provide you with a great deal of client interface and execution of project work.  Additionally, you will be integral in supporting and growing Sargent & Lundy's services in integrated resource planning, power supply planning, power market studies, and technical and financial due diligence.  You will lead the development of new services in related areas.

Qualifications

This position requires someone who has a Bachelor's Degree in an engineering discipline, preferred, or in economics, science, or mathematics from an ABET accredited program.

 

In order to qualify, it is essential that you have the following skills and experience:

 

  • 15 or more years of experience in the power industry including experience with integrated resource planning, competitive power markets, dispatch modeling, utility planning, and/or transmission and distribution planning.
  • Experience with multiple power generation technologies (i.e., thermal, renewables, nuclear, etc).
  • Experience with energy storage, energy efficiency, and demand side management, a plus.
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills.
  • Experience writing technical reports and proposals.
  • Solid interpersonal skills and ability to work with and guide others.
  • Project planning and leadership skills.

 

 

 

Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.