Consumers Energy provides safe, reliable energy to more than 6 million people in all 68 of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula counties. Although Consumers Energy has been in business for more than 125 years, we continue to look for innovative ways of providing energy value while delivering energy that is safe, reliable, affordable and sustainable. We’re evaluating cutting-edge energy technologies, reshaping our energy portfolio and expanding our renewable power and energy-efficiency programs. Our team of dedicated professionals value engagement, enthusiasm, innovation, technical knowledge, and collaboration. Consumers Energy offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes a 401k plan with company matching, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, long-term disability insurance and much more.
We are currently seeking a talented individual for the position of Engineer I – Senior Engineer II. The successful candidate will provide specialized and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices as applied to complex power systems. Provide a technical role in evaluating and recommending changes to the monitoring on the power system. Provide support in reviewing system data, NERC data, and reliability reporting.
We are currently seeking a talented individual for the position of Engineer I up to Senior Engineer II. The successful candidate will provide specialized and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices as applied to complex power systems. In addition, the selected candidate will be expected to complete the following tasks:
Review system fault events in real time and after the fact in order to validate proper system protection performance
Demonstrate an in-depth understanding of complex power system performance and operations. Knowledge of protection and control schemes a plus.
Proficiency in data entry and database handling, analysis, and interpretation is preferred. Programming abilities and database development is desired.
Familiarity with one-line, schematic and detailed electrical drawings a plus.
Report to designated Supervisor and perform various assignments as requested.
Collect, maintain, and analyze relay records in order to validate correct relay and breaker operation
Assist engineers with establishing monitoring standards and specifying monitoring systems
Provide analysis of system faults and fault locations to the field so that the system can be restored quickly and reduce customer outage minutes.
Proactively evaluate methods to reduce costs, increase reliability and efficiency in overall fault analysis processes
Provide support in reviewing system data, NERC data, and reliability reporting.
A Bachelor's degree from an ABET accredited program in Electrical Engineering; emphasis in power a plus
The following skills may set you apart from others:
Must have the ability to multi-task.
Familiarity with basic PC applications, computer modeling, programming, and engineering economics is desired.
Shall have strong analytical capabilities. Requires guidance from a Senior Associate Engineer or other more experienced engineers.
Interested Applicants should apply via the link below:
Consumers Energy, the principal subsidiary of CMS Energy and headquartered in Jackson, Michigan, provides natural gas and electricity to nearly 6.8 million of the Michigan's 10 million residents in all 68 Lower Peninsula counties.