Senior Commissioning Engineer - Power Systems Controls

Sandston, VA
Sep 14, 2021
Sep 21, 2021
Full Time
Eaton's Electrical Engineering Services and Systems division is currently seeking a Senior Commissioning Engineer - Power Systems Controls to join our team. This position will be based out of any of the locations listed above. This position will require 50% travel. Position Overview:Eaton's Electrical Services & Systems team offers a comprehensive portfolio of services tailored for every stage of a power system's life cycle"A cents € whether it's design, build, or support. Our services integrate and optimize the elements of a power system to make sure it's aligned with business goals.The Power Systems Controls group is a full-service systems integrator with the capabilities to integrate the necessary equipment and technologies, to provide a complete, power automation solution. This team of engineers and technicians brings extensive skills and experiences with a variety of leading HMI software packages enabling us to design graphically rich, easy-to-use operator interfaces that take advantage of the latest standalone or web-based technologies. Our experience transcends a multitude of equipment manufacturers, software packages, and network architectures, including all major OEMs HMI, PLCs, and components. We offer single point responsibility, a high level of engineering and systems integration expertise, and a unified focus on cost effective solutions, seamless integration, HMI development, energy management tools, and professional turnkey system design and implementation.The Senior Commissioning Engineer will provide field service systems integration support and technical consultation for customers in the areas of system design, programming, installation, start up, maintenance, repair, training and modification of automated control systems and power management systems.Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It's where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential"A cents € and where you can help us reach ours.Skills and responsibilities include:Programming of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's) & Human Machine Interfaces (HMI's)Firmware and software updates to field installed componentsDeploy automatic power transfer schemes (Main-Tie-Main, Main-Tie-Gen-Main, Main-Gen-Tie-Gen-Main etc.), and generator paralleling switchgear controls applications.When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we "A cents € as individuals and as a company "A cents € are stronger.Required (Basic) Qualifications:Associate degree OR Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution Minimum of 3 years of PLC (programmable logic controls) programming experienceMust reside within a 50-mile radius of the work locations listed. No relocation is being offered for this role.Legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship. Preferred qualifications:Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology or Mechatronics from an accredited institution.Certified Training in Generator Control: Emergency Standby Systems, Prime Power, Co-Gen, Microgrid etc.Minimum 5 years working with customer on a technical basis and deployment of automatic power transfer or paralleling switchgear controls projectsPosition Success Criteria:Submit to periodic customer required background and drug screenings.Successfully complete and maintain compliance with the company's safety program.Knowledge and understanding of best engineering practices for design and operation of automation systems, power management systems, human-machine interface software, PLC programming, etc.Working knowledge of test equipment and diagnostic instruments for automation and power management systems.Knowledge of troubleshooting, test and repair techniques to control circuits, logic controllers, and intelligent electronic devices (IEDs).Computer literacy. Working knowledge of all software packages relevant to successful performance of tasks.Knowledge of parts, part masters, bill of materials.Knowledge and practice of safety precautions related to working with automation and power management systems.Has demonstrated ability to provide service and represent company interests in developing customer relationships to assure long-term customer satisfaction.Possess and maintain a valid and unrestricted driver's licenseWe are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.We provide benefits that are industry competitive and focused on employee well-being. Listed below are programs that are offered globally, but program availabilities may vary by site.Flexible work options to help balance work/life demands (at participating Eaton sites)Healthcare/retirement savings programs Competitive compensation packages to reward skills and performanceTuition assistance or financial help for ongoing learning and developmentHealth, Dental, Vision & Wellness programsDonation matching (US, Canada, Puerto Rico)JobEngineeringRegionNorth America - US/Puerto RicoPrimary LocationUnited States-Missouri-FentonOther LocationsUnited States-Texas-Grapevine, United States-Arizona-Chandler, United States-North Carolina-Morrisville, United States-California-City Of Industry, United States-Washington-Tukwila, United States-Michigan-Southfield, United States-Ohio-Parma, United States-Wisconsin-Appleton, United States-Nebraska-Omaha, United States-Louisiana-Baton Rouge, United States-California-Roseville, United States-Virginia-Richmond, United States-North Carolina-Raleigh, United States-Pennsylvania-Boothwyn, United States-Pennsylvania-Warrendale, United States-New Jersey-Mountainside, United States-California-Los Angeles, United States-Iowa-Urbandale, United States-Virginia-Sandston, United States-Florida-Deerfield Beach, United States-Kansas-Lenexa, United States-Indiana-Indianapolis, United States-California-San Diego, United States-Texas-Houston, United States-Maryland-Hanover, United States-Oregon-Wilsonville, United States-Massachusetts-Franklin, United States-California-Pleasanton, United States-North Carolina-Arden, United States-Arizona-Phoenix, United States-Georgia-Smyrna, United States-Texas-San Antonio, United States-Minnesota-MinnetonkaWork LocationsFenton MO LocOrganizationESSG EESSD Electrical Engrg Svcs Systems DivJob LevelIndividual ContributorScheduleFull-timeIs remote work (ie working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?YesDoes this position offer relocation?NoTravelYes, 50 % of the TimeJibe YouTube IDe2n5HhiHfd0Requisition ID :106106