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Power Engineers design the utility systems that facilities utilize by conceiving, directing, and implementing power systems projects. Sample resumes for this position highlight such skills as defining all requirements and specifications for a company upgrade by analyzing their existing equipment and future needs, researching dozens of systems from various manufacturers and coordinating vendor demonstrations and testing, and creating detailed product comparisons of a dozen units that meet basic criteria. Often, applicants need not list any postsecondary education on their resumes, as employers will train them on the job.

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Power Engineer

Adjusted controls on equipment to improve efficiency of boilers, and water treatment plant and to compensate for mill requirements, while overseeing capacity levels throughout the system.

  • Executed daily operations of a power boiler, a recovery boiler, and a water treatment plant.
  • Supplied steam, heat, and water for steam plant, water plant and pulp mill processes.
  • Monitored control and switchboard gauges to determine steam, heat, and water distribution met specifications.
  • Compiled and recorded operational data on specified forms.
  • Trained control room operators, and junior operators in recovery boiler, steam plant, and water treatment plant operation.
  • (C.R.O.) Supervised and managed a shift under the direction of a shift engineer and chief engineer.
  • Successfully managed a four-to-five person team operating a 150,000 lbs. /hr. hog fuel power boiler, an Incinerator black liquor boiler, and a water treatment plant in a closed loop system.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
C
Engineering Program
C
Certificate
2

Power Engineer

Designed the integration of telecommunication equipment into existing and new facilities

  • Designed and implemented AT&T Distributed Monitored Alarms and Control System (DMACS) to monitor telecommunication equipment on a token ring Local Area Network.
  • Performed site surveys through out the country as required for the purpose of preparing quotations and/or laying out project requirements for AT&T.
  • Managed individual projects to ensure that each will maintain profitability, and complete on time and with a high acceptable level of quality.
  • Created and updated office records documentation for customers, installation specification and Bill of Material as required for each project.
  • Created job specifications package and (MOP) for scope of work and final documentation package for customer.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science And Math
3

Power Engineer

Contributed to the ongoing success of [company name] by providing EEE componentand system engineering expertise across all product categories.

  • Developed state-of-the-art solid-state interrupters and uninterruptible power supplies for both military and commercial applications.
  • Major contribution to L3 success in their field by solving producibility problems through the use of standard parts, non-standard parts, new technology parts and resolving material review board issues.
  • Major system upgrade provided through use of COTS components to satisfy both customer and system life cycle requirements.
  • Consultant to Reliability and Maintainability organization regarding component electrical stress and thermal stress evaluations.
  • Solved design and component related system problems and established test verification protocols.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BE
Electrical Engineering
4

Project Coordinator/power Engineer

Responsible for managing 140 internal field technicians who supported 3,000 FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) facilities. Provided 24/7 power support to internal and external stakeholders to ensure service level agreements were met.

  • Experienced zero outages during my time on the FAA contract and as lead support.
  • Managed the creation of a web-based system for quarterly and yearly preventative maintenance reports, later reported to the external customer.
  • Presented DC-power project scope to the FAA officials for a 10 year, $1B contract.
  • Assisted with the development of DC-power distribution systems to support FAA communications.
  • Diplomatic support to the FAA during the 2003 North East blackout, where we experienced zero down time.
  • Managed the replacement of over 4000 batteries to meet the approved schedule and cost baselines.
  • Trained internal field technicians on procedures and preventative maintenance, to ensure quality and performance standards.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Pmp-project Management
Bachelors-equivalent Experience (15years)
5

Power Engineer

Reviewed overhead and underground Medium Voltage designs for residential and commercial customers.

  • Prepared electrical calculations including cable, transformer and breaker sizing and electrical panel loading.
  • Collected, reviewed, updated and analyzed system parameters and load data of different MV substations for planning, design and system Improvements.
  • Prepared single line diagrams using Micro Station for Medium Voltage.
  • Prepared a forecast of Medium Voltage materials.
  • Prepared weekly reports of critical and shortage of materials.
  • Designed and specified electrical distribution System.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
6

Senior Power Engineer, CHP and District Heating Specialist

Provided project, contract, procurement and program management for large infrastructure investment and rehabilitation projects, emphasis on CHP and district heating power plants, substations, and power system and control system renovations, internationally. Approximately $1.3 billion worth of such projects, mainly in Eastern Europe and China.

  • Provided project identification services for borrowers, project concepts, cost estimates, and economic analysis.
  • Prepared Project Appraisals for Bank's Board.
  • Provided procurement planning and assistance.
  • Supervised borrowers' design and specification efforts.
  • Supervised project implementation and reported progress to Bank's Board
  • Prepared project evaluations and completion reports for Board, and estimated economic benefits of projects
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Energy Economics
7

Lead Power Engineer

Specified size and type of generators and ATS/ MTS to be used at wireless sites.

  • Designed and maintained AC & DC power systems for Qwest Central Offices.
  • Managed power installation and upgrade projects.
  • Interfaced with the switch, transport, and access groups to determine power requirements. This included specification for the addition of batteries, rectifiers, PBDs, BDFBs, Generators, HVAC, AC, fire/alarm systems, and building structural
  • Prepared detailed MOPs, performed test and acceptance and QA upon project completion.
  • Assisted in locating equipment vendor and implementing a SCADA system in Qwest power plants.
  • Implemented new vendor RFQ processes.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering Technology
8

DC Power Engineer

Performed site surveys at head ends and hubs to install new equipment from vendors. From these surveys, RFP and SOW's are created to send to the prospective vendors for bidding on installation of the product and upgraded [company name] records to industry standards

  • Instituted upgrades of various building equipments as a facility engineer
  • Performed regular maintenance and emergency service on AC/DC [company name] power equipment
  • Coordinated, managed, and quality inspected installations from [company name] vendors to ensure compliance to company standards
  • Engaged on the AT&T Network Systems team, created detailed and accurate installation specifications to fulfill specific customer orders or requests for equipment, such as DSO, DS1, DS3, ATM, Frame Relay, and WorldNet
  • Acted as a liaison between internal partners and customers to increase departmental profitability, increase production and reduce customer related costs
  • Possessed a comprehensive knowledge of infrastructures for Central Offices and Hub sites
  • Provided Firm and Final price quotes to external customers for Engineering, Installation, Furnish Services
  • Updated customer records using AutoCAD to reflect additions of equipment, cable rack, grounding & fiber duct
Candidate Info
43
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Communications Electronics Technology
9

DC Power Engineer

  • Designed and implemented new charging workflow processes and increased the number of charging stations by four, which resulted in productivity increase of 30%.
  • Wrote customer proposals and bids, followed-up with prospective clients to answer questions and close sales agreements.
  • Revised company operating procedures for easier workflow.
  • Emergency work with the Cable and Wireless Amsterdam and London Node turn up.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Chemical Engineering
10

Lieutenant O-3, Nuclear Power Engineer

  • Supervised ongoing steam generator field work to ensure project milestones completed on schedule and within budget
  • Led effort to revise and select proposed multi-million dollar laboratory inspections and cleanings to be performed over a ten-year period by evaluating cross-functional feedback and reviewing technical need for performance
  • Coordinated a 5-8 member project team to perform division's yearly review and approval of proposed multi-million dollar lab work
  • Explained technical concepts and resolved divergent viewpoints across multiple functional areas to achieve group buy-in on technical actions
  • Resolved emergent issues requiring speedy resolution to ensure uninterrupted ship operations
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Chemical Engineering

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