Sargent & Lundy

  • Lead Electrical Construction/Testing and Commissioning Specialist

    United States
    Area of Interest
    Full Time - Regular
    Job ID
  • Overview

    Sargent & Lundy’s clients in the energy and industrial markets recognize us as a global leader in coal and gas power generation, plant design, advanced technologies, environmental compliance, mid-stream and downstream oil & gas and multi-disciplined industrial projects.


    We provide comprehensive engineering, design, analysis, and consulting for energy and industrial markets worldwide. Sargent & Lundy’s professional and highly experienced staff has the ability and know-how to take on the smallest of tasks to scope-intensive, complex projects. If you are interested in this type of dynamic work, consider joining the Sargent & Lundy team.


    • Oversight of project specific testing activities
    • Provide interface between testing contractors/subcontractors and client
    • Review/Create project specific testing and commissioning plans
    • Review/Create project specific site work plans
    • Review of test data to client standards and review of in-service test data (load flow verification)
    • Monitor relay testing and review of relay settings
    • Monitor functional testing in accordance with the three-line current and potential and schematic diagrams
    • Monitor and review of testing of SCADA and communication systems
    • Troubleshoot issues that arise during testing activities


    We do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.


    Essential skills and experience:

    • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, or equivalent experience
    • 10 or more years of experience in construction & commissioning and startup of plants with high voltage substations
    • Familiarity with microprocessor protection relays used in electric utility substations. Should have a knowledge of relays from ABB, AREVA, Siemens, SEL, etc.
    • Ability to read and understand AC and DC Schematic Diagrams and Wiring Diagrams for electric utility substations. This includes schematics and wiring diagrams for protection, transformer protection, bus differential protection, breaker failure protection, etc.
    • Ability and willingness to travel within the United States
    • Proficiency with MS Office applications
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    Valued but not required skills and experience:

    • PE license
    • PMP

    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.


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