Transmission Planning Engineer

Grand Forks, North Dakota
Jun 06, 2017
Jul 06, 2017
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

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Transmission Planning Engineer

Minnkota Power Cooperative is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Transmission Planning Engineer located in our Grand Forks, ND offices.  This position is responsible for:

  • Performing power system studies of existing and proposed generation and transmission facilities using power flow, short circuit, and dynamic stability analysis techniques.
  • Writing study reports and making verbal presentations of study results.
  • Coordinate studies with generation developers, neighboring utilities, and Regional Transmission Organizations.
  • Support queue and tariff processes for interconnection and delivery service requests.
  • Support and serve on internal and external committees, task forces, and working groups.

Position requires at least a four-year degree in Electrical Engineering, prefer experience in transmission and interconnection issues and experience with PSS/E analysis software, knowledge of NERC reliability standards and transmission tariffs.  Strong verbal and written communication skills necessary.

Minnkota Power Cooperative makes career growth and development a priority by creating a challenging and rewarding work environment.  For more information regarding this job and our online application go to    Resumes will not be accepted without a completed application.

Minnkota Power Cooperative is an EEO/AAP/Female/Minority/Disabled/Vets Employer