Enthusiastic electrical engineer eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of relays and and their purposes and training in substation operations. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in utility industry.
Electrical Engineer familiar with all major engineering standards associated with control gear components and electrical power stations.
Timed overcurrent and Instantaneous
One line diagrams
Sudden pressure relays
Breaker failure relay
Phase sequence relays
Transformer thermal winding relay
Substation Operator I (NERC), 06/2020 to Current Company Name – City, State
Identification of different relays and their functions at substations
Responding to Alarms at substations and getting targets off relays, reporting to District Operator and resetting targets as instructed
Review one line diagrams at substations and verify installed based
Checked substation batteries and verified their current DC voltage to make sure they are in the operating limits
Creating zone of protection for electrical workers
Performing detailed transformer inspections by taking readings of gas, temperature, bushings inspection, oil leaks around transformer, making sure transformers are cool all year round
Perform grounding of electrical circuits through Ground test device and portable grounds
Open disconnect switches and closed line grounds as directed by District Operator using three part communication
Performing test on breakers before inserting in cubicles after breaker comes out on a fault and getting the breaker counters to determine the number of operations
Performed truck inspection daily to verify tools and safety equipment are present
Used multimeter and bell alarms to check continuity of devices
Manually operate circuit breaker when required to
Participated in monthly safety meetings
Performed routines of Substation which involved
Got KwH readings from transformer secondary at substations
Perform annual inspections on fire extinguishers by checking continuity, weights, seals and confirming electrostatic test.
Electrical Foreman, 01/2018 to 05/2020 Company Name – City, State
Terminating new panels, circuit breakers, service disconnects, transformers, etc
Applying knowledge of current NEC codes • Installing new equipment, conduit, outlets, fixtures etc. Oversaw installation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems, fixtures and appliances.
Performed electrical installations and repair for residential and commercial projects.
Provided technical guidance to employees on safe operation of equipment and tools.
Worked on various high-rise commercial and residential projects to rough, rehabilitate and maintain electrical systems.
Evaluated job site and project specifications to determine supply needs, coordinating availability of equipment and materials.
Facilitated work site safety by applying knowledge of safety protocol and awareness of potential hazards.
Sales Engineer, 02/2013 to 11/2017 Company Name – City, State
Prepared cost estimates and bid documents by studying customer RFPs and consulting with project managers.
Identified sales opportunities by assessing environment and devising and implementing winning strategy.
Managed technical integration, systems engineering program management, customer support and program management.
Analyzed marketing data, including market trends, competitor performance and product strengths.
Provided technical troubleshooting and problem solving for clients with installed equipment or system issues.
Suggested ideas for product evolution and new product variants.
Submitted monthly reports, including booking forecasts, monthly highlights and CRM entries.
Reviewed all customer inquiries to understand project scope while managing internal delivery mechanisms.
Provided sales forecasts for all product sales opportunities within assigned accounts.
Liaised with assigned accounts to foster relationship development.
Electrical Engineer Intern, 05/2010 to 06/2012 Company Name – City, State
Reviewed design drawings prepared by outside architects, consultants and contractors with detailed examination of electrical plans, riser diagrams, schedules and specifications and also determined conformance of electrical design with the DC National Electric Codes; Building Codes and other applicable codes and regulations
Apply technical knowledge of generally accepted standards and engineering practices used in design and construction of electrical power distribution and utilization systems for building and other structures that require building permit approval
Bachelor of Science: Electrical Engineering, 12/2010 Howard University - City
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