The major duties of the electrical engineering job are to design, oversee, and provide staking support for engineering projects such as new service line extensions, line relocations, reconductoring projects, VDOT projects, subdivision design, joint use agreements, “make-ready” preparation, distribution system upgrades, and overhead and underground line construction. In addition, this job will have the responsibility of maintaining and updating electric system models, outage models, and map related services. This job will assist with the preparation of engineering studies that improve the operation and reliability of the cooperative’s electric distribution system, such as long range and construction work plans, environmental reports, power factor correction, sectionalizing, load balancing, line loss, reliability studies, spill prevention plans, and small generator interconnects. This job will also assist with procurement, inspection, testing, and maintenance of substation equipment, such as transformers, breakers, regulators, reclosers, capacitors, etc., and assist with investigation and rectification of power quality complaints and net metering applications.
Applicants may request and submit an application for employment at the Virginia Employment Commission’s (VEC’s) office located at 10304 Spotsylvania Ave., Suite 100, Fredericksburg, VA 22408. Cheryl Alderman is the contact person at the VEC and can be reached at 540-498-6210 or Cheryl.email@example.com
Job Opening will close on March 5, 2021.
Please contact Valerie Hinson, HR Administrator & Administrative Assistant, at 804-333-6118 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Thank you for your interest in our job opening and we look forward to hearing from you.
Northern Neck Electric Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.
Applicants must have an Engineering degree from an ABET accredited college or university and must have good written and oral communication skills. Experience in power engineering and/or related field desirable.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience. Excellent fringe benefits.
About Northern Neck Electric Cooperative
Northern Neck Electric Cooperative (NNEC) is located in Warsaw, Virginia on the Northern Neck peninsula. NNEC is member-owned and serves the Virginia counties of Lancaster, Richmond, Westmoreland, Northumberland, King George, and a small portion of Stafford with over 19,000 meters and over 2,100 miles of line. NNEC has a staff of 54 employees that handle the distribution of electricity to homes and businesses. Homes and farms comprise the majority of members for NNEC with less than 5% industrial load.
NNEC is a short drive from most of the big Mid-Atlantic cities. The Northern Neck peninsula is surrounded by the Potomac River, Rappahannock River and Chesapeake Bay and offers stunning scenery and historical landmarks.