CPUS Engineering Staffing Solutions ELECTRICAL LEAD COMMISSIONING ENGINEER & TEST Contract in Winnipeg, MB

CPUS Engineering Staffing Solutions

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Winnipeg, MB

Insulating oil dielectric strength. A Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering with eligibility to obtain a P.Eng through the PEO is preferred,….

The lead Commissioning will be responsible for developing and/or reviewing test plans, commissioning plans, job sequence instructions for substations and line contractors performing additions and modifications, Substations, Controls, SCADA, relay projection circuits and associated equipment. A high degree of travel of this role and assignments will be to projects in Canada.

The successful candidate will perform a wide variety of testing and commissioning and maintenance services on transmission lines/cables and at substations in areas of protection and controls, new equipment commissioning, specialty maintenance, and routine maintenance. Some tests include, but are not limited to:

  • Insulation resistance
  • Power factor
  • DC over-potential testing
  • AC over-potential testing, partial discharge testing
  • Insulating oil dielectric strength
  • Insulating oil power factor
  • Travel and timing test for circuit breaker and circuit switchers
  • Relay calibration and fault simulation testing
  • IEC 61850 GOOSE Signal Verification
  • Substation Battery Testing
  • Power line carrier and audio tone equipment testing
  • Trip testing of protective relay systems and packages
  • CT and VT Polarity and ratio testing
  • CCVT testing
  • Pressure test of gauges, piping and receivers
  • Ground grid resistance and ground resistance testing
  • Visual inspections
  • Transformer testing, TTR, SFRA, Core-to-ground insulation resistance
  • Wiring and circuit verification of complex control circuits.
  • Contacts resistance
  • Protective relay test and calibration
  • Wiring and control verification
  • Wiring and control installation/removal
  • Wiring change work sequence documents. (Write up’s)
  • Motor Operated Disconnect Testing
  • Development of Test Energization plans

Qualification/Experiences Necessary:

  • A Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering with eligibility to obtain a P.Eng through the PEO is preferred,
  • 5 years of relevant work experience including; commissioning, testing, 345kV to 69kV experience in line and substations
  • Comprehensive understanding of key principles of electrical power system protection and controls including metering, re-closer operation, and networks.
  • Understanding of DNP.3 and IEC61850 communication protocols
  • Knowledge of using secondary testing device for protection system such as Omicron test set and Doble Testing equipment.
  • With experience working on GE, SEL and ABB relay functional testing.
  • Proficient with Microsoft office software suite excellent organizational skills and ability to manage a wide variety of issues simultaneously.
  • Strong analytical, risk assessment and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work for extended periods out of town.

Job Type: Contract

Required experience:

  • Lead Electrical Commissioning Engineer: 5 years

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-23
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