Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Lead E & I (Substation engineer)
Published on: 03/22/22

Middle East
United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi
Job Description

WTS Energy is seeking to hire Lead E & I Substation Engineer for one of its client who is a reputed EPCM company.

The responsibilities of Lead E & I Substation Engineer will include but are not limited to the following,

§ Support Project team to develop significant electrical transmission and distribution network engineering solutions

§ Generate cost effective and reliable design for 33kV and 132kV grid substation and Substation automation system

§ Prepare planning and detailed project estimates, including engineering, materials, and construction

§ Prepare equipment, material and construction specification and scope documents for EPC tenders and contracts

§ Perform design document reviews from EPC contractors and field reviews of work during construction

§ Experience in a consulting engineering environment, able to rapidly task switch between projects

§ Knowledge and thorough understanding of medium and high voltage substation, transmission engineering and material take offs

§ Thorough understanding and knowledge of application software to include SCADA and AutoCAD.

§ Knowledge in power line carrier communication system

§ Experience in SCADA HV: TIP Signal list, co-ordination with HV signal list, parameterization of IEC addresses in SAS, pre- commissioning, and commissioning of LDC interoperability.

§ Experience in Substation Automation System: Base design, IED (Protection, BCU, Switches), SAS Parameterization, Protection Relay Parameterization, BCU Parameterization, SAS Parameterization, FAT, Preparation and submission of FAT Report, Follow-up and Incorporation of FAT Comments, Preparation, and submission of SAT.

§ Knowledge and understanding of engineering standards: ANSI, IEEE, ASCE, ACI and IEC that relate to substation design and transmission design

§ Preparing cost effective design for EPC projects and Knowledge of design documents preparation and reviews


§ Bachelor’s degree in electronics and instrumentation or electrical engineering

§ Minimum 15 years’ experience in substation, transmission, and distribution system design