Protection & Testing Engineer

Contract Axxon HR Solutions in Engineering
  • Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates View on Map
  • Post Date : October 12, 2021
  • Apply Before : December 30, 2021
  • Salary: Negotiable
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Job Detail

  • Career Level Mid Level
  • Experience 5 Years
  • Gender Preferences Male
  • Qualifications Degree Bachelor

Job Description

The Protection System Engineer will be responsible for developing concept designs of control and protection systems for substation automation. Taking ownership of digital and conventional systems and assisting the Project Management department in acquiring information relating to system tenders.

  • Plans layout and oversees maintenance of protection equipment of an electric power distribution system to minimize interruption to service and danger to lives and equipment from abnormalities, such as overload, no load, and short circuits: Studies drawings of power system and makes complex calculations to determine type, number, location, and correlation of protectors, such as relays, circuit breakers, fuses, and grounding devices.
  • Plans adjustments and additions to protective system necessitated by increased demands in development of new residential areas and unusual requirements of heavy industry.
  • Coordinates testing, repair, and installation of equipment.
  • Studies new developments to determine suitability of their application to protection system.
  • May program and direct computer analyses of system operating characteristics, such as power flow under normal and short-circuit conditions, system stability, and voltage and load limitations to obtain data used for such purposes as timing major system changes and additions, and analyzing interconnecting system problems.
  • May be designated according to specialization as Grounding Engineer; Relay Engineer.

Key Requirements

  • Candidate must be Transco Approved
  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the same role
  • Knowledge of Power Systems Engineering within a substation environment and understanding of secondary system design / commissioning if necessary.
  • Previously interfaced with customers directly.

Required skills

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