Hydro Electrical Engineering Supervisor

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Location: Tacoma, WA

Tacoma Power: Plant Electrical Engineering, Power Division Supervisor

J Powers Recruiting Inc.  – Tacoma, WA

Would you like to live in one of the West’s most ecologically diverse areas, with an abundance of sea life and lush green forests? One of America’s most livable cities it has the amenities of a big city with the charm of a small town. Tacoma Power has an opportunity for an energetic and dynamic leader to manage their Hydroelectric Electrical Engineering division. The position brings a lot of diversity with opportunities to work on complex and challenging projects at different locations, while having the comfort of going home every night. This individual must possess a strong background in design consistency and reliability of electrical systems as they will be responsible for overseeing all electrical components of their nine hydro plants, two fish hatcheries and administrative facilities. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual to advance their career into the next level of hydro engineering leadership.

Qualification and Responsibilities:

  • Experience running power generation electrical engineering projects for a minimum of 5 years. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering 
  • A Professional Engineering (PE) license from a recognized license board in an appropriate engineering discipline or the ability to obtain the license within one year.
  • Strong backdrop in adhering to FERC & NERC requirements and electrical codes.
  • Provide direction and technical review of engineering design work. 
  • Background with equipment including generators, medium-voltage switchgear, protection systems, instrumentation and controls.

Tacoma Power offers competitive compensation and retirement benefits. If you would like to hear more about this opportunity or other opportunities in the hydro industry, please contact Jennifer Powers at J Powers Recruiting, Inc., 916-238-4018