Job Title: Senior Transmission Planning Consultant
About Us: LVI Associates is working with a leading consulting firm specializing in providing innovative and sustainable solutions for the energy utilities sector. With a dedicated team of experts, we aim to drive advancements in the transmission planning domain, ensuring efficient, reliable, and environmentally responsible energy transmission systems.
As a Transmission Planning Consultant, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of energy transmission systems. You will work with a diverse group of clients, utilities, and stakeholders to provide strategic guidance and technical expertise in the planning and optimization of transmission networks. This role requires a deep understanding of power systems, regulatory frameworks, and environmental considerations.
- Transmission Network Planning:
- Analyze existing transmission infrastructure and propose enhancements or upgrades to meet evolving energy demands.
- Develop transmission expansion plans, considering factors such as load growth, renewable integration, and grid reliability.
- Technical Analysis:
- Conduct power flow studies, contingency analysis, and other advanced modeling techniques to assess system performance and identify constraints.
- Evaluate the economic and environmental impacts of proposed transmission projects.
- Renewable Integration:
- Assess the integration of renewable energy sources into the transmission grid, addressing challenges such as intermittency and grid stability.
- Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Power Systems, or a related field (Master's degree preferred).
- Professional engineering license (PE) is a plus.
- years of experience in transmission planning or related fields.
- Proficiency in power system analysis software (e.g., PSS/E, PSCAD, PowerWorld).
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Knowledge of relevant industry standards and regulations.
- Excellent communication and presentation abilities.
- Project management experience is desirable.
- Willingness to travel occasionally as needed.
- Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.
- Comprehensive health, dental, and retirement benefits.
- Opportunities for professional development and training.
- Collaborative and inclusive work environment.
- Chance to work on cutting-edge projects that contribute to a sustainable future.
If you are interested in the Senior Transmission Planning Consultant role, please don't hesitate to apply or reach out to me directly.