Randstad Electrical Engineer in Akron, Ohio

Electrical Engineer

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job details:

  • location:Akron, OH

  • salary:$30 - $40 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, October 11, 2017

  • experience:3 years

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:133005

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Engineering Consulting firm is looking for an Electrical Engineer to join their substation engineering project team for a long term contract opportunity. You need 3 years of experience in any corporate office engineering environment and must be local to Akron, OH.

Responsibilities for the Electrical Engineer

  • You need to be willing to learn best practices for design of communication networks, automation systems, power management systems, RTU configuration and human-machine interface software for microprocessor based protection and control systems

  • Sit in the client's offfice and work with their Engineers on verifying SCADA points via RTU's

  • Interface with corporate Network Integration and Automation Engineering department in support of the project

Requirements for the Electrical Engineer

  • You need 3+ years of experience as an Electrical Engineer working in a corporate office engineering environment

  • You must have either a BS or MS degree in Electrical Engineeering

  • You must be local to Akron, OH or within a reasonable commutable distance

  • Specific experience configuring RTU's or experience with EMS or Centralized SCADA modeling would be a BIG PLUS

  • Experience with Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems, Human Machine Interface (HMI) software, Energy Management Systems (EMS), Remote Terminal Units (RTU) and/or Substation Automation (SA) systems would be a big PLUS

  • Any knowledge of communication systems & networks used for Utilities related to their electrical substations would be a big PLUS

  • Any academic/working knowledge with some or all of the following technical facets would be a plus: Communication protocols such as IEC61850, DNP, Modbus, and SNMP, OPC, DDE and TCP/IP

  • Any telecom experience related to fiber optic ISP/OSP installations would also be a PLUS


  • PTO Program

  • 401K

  • Medical benefits available

Job Number: 133005