Job Title:Electrical Engineer
Job ID #:14715Location:TX-MIDLAND
Functional Area:EngineeringPosition Type:Full Time
Experience Required:5 - 7 YearsRelocation Provided:May be Considered
Education Required:Bachelors Degree
RC/Department:1043 -CO2-G&A OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE :CO2
Kinder Morgan CO2 Company is currently seeking an Electrical Engineer for the CO2 Project and Service group in the Permian Basin and Southwest Colorado. The candidate must be knowledgeable of industry codes and standards (NFPA/NEC, IEEE, ANSI, NEMA, API).The successful candidate will serve as electrical matter expert to KM CO2 business unit. This position is based in Midland, Texas.Position level commensurate with experience and skill sets.
+ Expertise with power systems design and operations, 15KV/5KV power distribution, equipment and protective relaying.
+ Recognize and promote ideas that provide safer, more efficient and cost effective operation, making sure that operating costs are consistent with budgetary constraints.
+ Effectively plan, schedule, and manage multiple electrical projects and provide technical support to operations and team members.
+ Preparation of project cost estimates (AFE’s). Cost and schedule control.
+ Involvement in all electrical aspects of the projects, from conceptual, financial, through design, construction, start-up and commissioning.
+ Provide root cause analysis on electrical equipment failures and major outages.
+ Plans, prepares and/or reviews technical electrical specifications, procedures, drawings, and estimates.
+ Coordinate, and execute electrical arc-flash studies based on NFPA-70E, IEEE-1584, and NESC.
+ Engineer and implement arc-flash mitigation schemes.
+ SKM modeling: Maintain existing power studies, motor starting limitations, short circuit, etc.
+ Review power studies; evaluate flow values, short circuit levels, arc-flash levels and protective device coordination’s of 25KV to low voltage electrical distribution utilizing the SKM software.
+ Upgrade electrical installations to comply with NFPA 70, 70E, NESC, IEEE specifications, standards, and recommended practices.
+ Review and approve electrical engineering construction packages.
+ Approve and/or create protection devices settings.
Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering.
Experience: 5 or more years of progressive work experience on varied industrial and utility power projects.Core Competencies:
+ Customer focus.
+ Self-starter and high drive for results. Capable to work with minimal supervision and/or direction.
+ Strong prioritization and planning skills.
+ Ability to handle multiple tasks.
+ Accountability and problem solving.
+ 138KV substations and distribution operational experience
+ Transformers and induction and synchronous motors electrical protection (75MVA and 5000HP).
+ Knowledgeable in NFPA-70E
+ Knowledgeable in SEL and Multilin protection relays
+ Knowledgeable in SKM Power Tools software
+ A satisfactory driving record as determined by the Company and a current, valid State driver's license are required.
+ Working after hours, on holidays, and weekends depending on project requirements.
+ 20% - 30% travel required (day trip).
+ Must be willing and able to carry a company cell phone.
+ Most able to lift 50lbs.
+ Working in the vicinity of piping, vessels containing H2S.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Location:MIDLAND, TX, 79701, USA