General / Sr Engineers (Distribution Planning & Reliability Maint Planning)

Exelon Corporation
Milford Mill, MD
Sep 15, 2019
Sep 17, 2019
Full Time
Job Description Description At Exelon, we've got a place for you! Join the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with one of the largest electricity generation portfolios and retail customer bases in the country. You will be part of a family of companies that strives for the highest standards of power generation, competitive energy sales, and energy delivery. Our team of outstanding professionals is focused on performance, thought leadership, innovation, and the power of ideas that come from a diverse and inclusive workforce. Exelon will provide you the tools and resources you need to design, build and enhance a successful career. We are also dedicated to motivating the success of our employees through competitive base salary, incentives, and health and retirement benefits. Join Exelon and share your passion at a forward-thinking Fortune 100 company. Establish yourself in a place where you can truly shine and create a brighter, more sustainable tomorrow. Energize your career at Exelon! **Special Posting Notes - Positions at either General Engineer or Sr Engineer level - Reliability Maintenance Planning: This position supports the Reliability & Maintenance Planning Unit's goals that include investigation of system performance, improvement of system reliability, as well as coordination and development of new reliability and system performance programs and projects. The group also interfaces with MD Public Service Commission regularly to respond to data requests regarding BGE's performance (including storm performance) and to obtain approval for special reliability programs. Candidates with the following knowledge and experience preferred: Electric Utility Equipment, Electric Utility Applications, Microsoft Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Power BI). Select Work Items include: * Engineering work to improve system reliability. Support 4KV Reliability Improvements, and using reliability data to target areas for infrastructure improvements. Work with regional engineering who will design improvement work * Leverage reliability data to identify new programs and innovations to improve system reliability * Support the execution of reliability programs, oversight and project management type role * Support the identification of new equipment and or programs which can support improving system reliability * Support Annual Seasonal Readiness activities to ensure system is ready for peak summer and winter conditions * Support/lead reliability improvement teams to identify new programs to enhance system performance * Support efforts across the Exelon fleet to obtain alignment across the sister utilities - Distribution Planning: This position supports the electric distribution deliverables by performing load forecasting activities, performing engineering studies for complex distribution projects, providing support of distribution projects through various project stages (initiation to completion), managing strategic distribution initiatives, tracking internal and external metrics, etc. Working knowledge of distribution planning principles (load forecasting, ratings, thermal assessment, voltage and reactive assessment, long range studies, etc.) is strongly preferred. In addition to the distribution planner/distribution business owner roles, some of the current initiatives include: * Incorporation of DER into the Planning Process - impact studies, development of processes/best practices across Exelon utilities, hosting capacity analyses, enterprise study tool selection, etc.) * Study/Implementation of battery storage energy systems for area load relief, incorporation of BESS/NWA in the planning process * Support of Exelon Data Analytics Initiative - use cases related to grid monitoring, network connectivity, DER integration, long range forecasting, etc. PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION Develops studies, plans, criteria, specifications, calculations, evaluations, design documents, performance assessments, integrated systems analysis, cost estimates, budgets, associated with the planning, design, licensing, construction, operation, and maintenance of Exelon's electric generation, transmission, distribution, gas and telecommunication facilities/systems. Provides consultation and recommendations to the Company within and to other business units and/or customers as a result of studying company or customer-owned systems, processes, equipment, vehicles or facilities. Reviews financial data from budget and actual costs of projects. Operates independently and seeks guidance when appropriate. Position may be required to work extended hours, including 24 x 7 coverage during storms or other energy delivery emergencies. PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES - Performs engineering tasks associated with critical engineering projects or a number of small projects with many complex features. - Performs assignments in areas where engineering precedents are incomplete, lacking or require broad experience. - Evaluates, develops and implements projects by Jobble

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