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Engineer - Substation Power Equipment (Intermediate or Senior Level)

ITC Holdings Corp.

Position Type:
Rqd Education:
Rqd Experience: 5+ years
Date Posted: November 20, 2022
Reference Code: 500334

Supports business objectives through any of the following specialty areas: Substation power equipment and/or maintenance engineering, system protection, control room/operations support, system planning, substation design and/or the implementation of capital projects. (Various Engineer levels available depending on level of experience)

  • Provides technical support to employees and contractors in the installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of substation power equipment.
  • Prepares power equipment specifications for the purposes of procuring major power system components.
  • Provides technical support and engineering solutions in the development of planned maintenance activities, and then tracks progress of the goals while recommending prioritization of corrective action activities.
  • Analyzes power equipment events, determines root causes and recommends system improvements.
  • Ensures power equipment is in compliance with associated regulatory requirements (NERC, IUB, ect.)
  • Collaborates with other engineers and departments which may include system protection, SCADA, project managements, T- line design, T-line maintenance, or planning.
  • Develop test procedures by working with new test equipment and software to create new test plans.
  • Assist in response to electrical system emergencies on a 24 hour basis.
  • Attends meetings and training sessions to increase professional knowledge and skills.

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering. Major in Electrical Engineering or relevant, equivalent experience and/or education.
  • Minimum Experience:
    • Minimum of two (2) years of work experience in related area for an Intermediate Engineer level.
    • Minimum of five (5) years of work experience in related area for Senior Engineer level
  • Working knowledge of applicable codes and standards.
  • Possess sound analytical, problem-solving and documentation skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with superiors and individuals inside and outside the Company.
  • Ability to multi-task and work under minimal supervision, in a team environment.
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Access).
  • Ability to learn and utilize job specific software.
  • Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States for any employer. ITC does not sponsor employment visas, such as H-1B or TN visas.
About this Employer

ITC, a Fortis company, is the energy industry’s leading electricity transmission company. We deliver bulk electrical energy from power generating plants along high-voltage lines to the local distribution system of utilities serving communities. We invest in power lines that will meet the needs of the 21st century.

As the only fully independent transmission company in the U.S., our business is not distracted by electricity generation or distribution. Transmission is our sole focus. As a result, we can concentrate fully on planning, building, operating and investing in high-value, highly-reliable electricity transmission to our customers and communities.

ITC owns and operates high-voltage transmission facilities in Michigan, Iowa, Minnesota, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma. ITC’s grid development focus includes growth through regulated infrastructure investment as well as domestic and international expansion through merchant and other commercial development opportunities.