This is a 1 year contract position in the Resource Planning area of Power Markets. A review will be conducted at the end of the contract period for potential conversion to a full time engineering position. Under the direction of the Manager of Resource Planning this position is responsible for developing plans for the reliable, economic and environmentally acceptable performance of the electric supply system on Long Island. Specific responsibilities are as follows:
This position is accountable for selection, prioritization, and economic justifications of LIPA’s resource expansion plans. The results of this have a significant impact on the overall operation and performance of the power system as well as have a great economic and financial effect on client, LIPA and Long Island ratepayers.
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering is required. Knowledge of engineering economics fundamentals necessary to evaluate alternative system proposals is preferred. A Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering, MBA or PE License is preferred as well as familiarity with production cost and reliability system planning models (MAPS, MARS, Promod, GridView, Strategist, PTI PSS/E). Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills as well as ability to travel to attend meetings on and off Long Island is required.
Group uses computer model to run studies and make evaluations
Team Oriented - 6 team members
Will work independently as well as collaboratively.
Must have Electrical Degree and be proficient in excel
3 to 5 years of experience
Must be Local to Long Island
No per diem or remote options
Potential to convert based on performance
Nice to haves: production modeling experience (Maps, MARS, Grid View, utility experience
• Intermediate: Typically has up to approximately 4 years of experience performing this specific job function and requires some managerial oversight/direction.