Substation P & C Engineer in Atlanta, GA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 9/2/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

JobID: 380550

Johnson Service Group is now hiring for a Substation P&C Engineer in Atlanta, GA with a background in high voltage transmission system protection schemes and relay programming for utility or generation clients.

  • This is a direct hire full-time position


  • High voltage one-line and three-line diagrams; computer modeling/analysis of electrical systems; preparation of specifications for equipment and systems; report preparation; applying codes, standards, and performing and reviewing design computations.
  • Responsible for some lead design efforts, with expectations of performing design duties with minimal supervision.
  • Able to determine client requirements and coordinate technical efforts within discipline areas as necessary, managing a design budget and schedule, and be able to demonstrate proficiency in these areas.


  • Education / Experience: BSEE from an accredited college or university, PE and 5+ years of relevant experience with electric utility substations up to 345kV
  • Proficiency in protective relay coordination and settings calculations for HV and EHV transmission systems. Experience with Schweitzer and General Electric relay and communication equipment (required)
  • Experience with common transmission line protection schemes, such as step-distance, POTT, DCB, and DUTT
  • Experience with electrical system analysis software such as ASPEN, eTAP, SKM, PSS/E and PSLF
  • Knowledgeable of FERC and NERC requirements as they pertain to electric utility substation reliability requirements
  • SCADA, RTU, programming
  • Substation integration/automation
  • Field testing and commissioning of substation equipment
  • Factory acceptance witness testing of power transformers, switchgear or control panels
  • Equipment specification writing
  • Project management
  • Proficient with substation protection and control design and industry standards
  • Capable of reviewing and producing design drawings, including one-line diagrams, AC/DC schematics, wiring diagrams, and control panel elevations
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office products (MS Word, Excel, and MS Project)
  • Must have the ability to work permanently in the US w/o sponsorship


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