Does the idea of working for a progressive energy company and working with utility companies to keep the lights on sound BRIGHT to you? Are you interested in a career making the SMART GRID even SMARTER? Then energize your career with Alstom Grid!
ALSTOM Grid – Aleader in the grid management industry providing high-voltage equipment, engineered solutions, power electronics, automation, control rooms and service to utility and large industrial customers worldwide, has an opening for a Project Manager in its Canton, OH location!
The Project Manager, working closely with a Project Engineer, will be in charge of large, complicated high voltage electrical Engineering, Purchasing and Construction (EPC) projects. On some projects, this position would also do the engineering. Applicant must be familiar with all areas of electrical power substation construction and management.
This position is also responsible for:
Establishing the project organization; Provide technical, financial and schedule requirement
Maintain prime customer liaison and contact with good communication skills
Negotiate and contract with all functional disciplines for accomplishment of the necessary work packages and monitor
Engineering familiarity with transformers, circuit breakers, steel structures, NEC, switches, protective relays (electromechanical, solid state & microprocessor types), Meters and transducers (including intelligent electronic devices), instrument transformers, control switchers and auxiliary control devices, SCADA system remote thermal units, etc.
Generating relay and control functional logic as well as complete AC and DC elementary diagrams for substation protection, instrumentation and control.
Specification of all protective relay, meter and control devices, and performance of system studies (short circuit, protective device coordination, and battery sizing calculations).
Review of vendor submittals and coordination of design requirements with the owner and serving utility.
All candidates must meet the following minimum requirements in order to be considered for this opportunity. Candidates who exceed minimum qualifications may be considered for a higher level position.
BS in Engineering or other Technical Discipline or equivalent. A Licensed Professional Engineer is a plus.
2-5 years of experience in project management and be familiar with the design and construction techniques and application of instrumentation and control systems, in outdoor utility grade electrical power substations.
Proficient in English needed for business communication
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We offer competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals. Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through education, exciting projects and career mobility. ALSTOM Grid recognizes your achievements and excellent performance through various performance incentive, recognition and reward programs. Our commitment is to you, the employee.
Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking. Join ALSTOM Grid today, revolutionize the energy industry and energize your future!
Alstom is a worldwide leader in power generation, power transmission and rail infrastructure and sets the benchmark for innovative and environmentally friendly technologies. Alstom builds the fastest train and the highest capacity automated metro in the world. It provides turnkey integrated power plant solutions and associated services for a wide variety of energy sources, including hydro, nuclear, gas, coal and wind. It offers a wide range of solutions for power transmission, with a focus on smart grids. The Group employs 93,000 people in more than 70 countries and had sales of over €23 billion in 2009/10 (pro forma figures).
About ALSTOM Grid
Alstom Grid, the newest sector of Alstom, has over 100 years of expertise in electrical grids. Whether for utilities or electro-intensive industries or facilitating the trading of electricity, Alstom Grid brings power to their customers’ projects.
Alstom Grid ranks among the top 3 in electrical transmission sector with a sales turnover of approximately €3.5 billion in 2009. It has 20,000 employees and over 90 manufacturing and engineering sites worldwide. Its four main business areas are Products, Systems, Automation and Service. At the heart of the development of Smart Grid, Alstom Grid offers products, services and integrated energy management solutions across the full energy value chain—from power generation, through transmission and distribution grids and to the large end users.
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