React Jobs - Engineer - Wind/Solar, 976

at We Energies
Location Milwaukee, WI
Date Posted July 13, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


We Energies, a subsidiary of WEC Energy Group, is seeking an Engineer - Wind/Solar (Engineer) in our Milwaukee, WI headquarters or the Green Bay, WI office.

The Power Generation Business Unit is seeking an engineer with experience in wind and solar technology for the Technical Services Engineering Group. The engineer will provide engineering expertise in the management of approximately 1000 MW of existing wind generation and approximately 500 MW of utility scale solar facilities.

The engineer must have the ability to utilize and apply advanced engineering techniques to problem resolution, evaluations and calculations, and also build and lead teams or provide work direction to employees to ensure success of projects and/or solve problems. Travel between all WEC renewable Power Generation facilities will be required.

Job duties include:
*Work with external consultants and subject matter experts within WEC to manage and resolve issues with generating equipment and balance of plant equipment including collector systems, substations, inverters, access roads, and IT network components.
*Provide technical support for new wind and solar park construction and acquisition.
*Evaluate equipment upgrades or changes to maintenance practices recommended by O&M Contractors or consultants.
*Provide input to O&M contract structure and recommend changes to O&M work practices to improve site performance, reliability, and cost.
*Evaluate equipment upgrades or changes to maintenance practices recommended by O&M Contractors or consultants.

This position is part of a job family (Associate Engineer/Engineer/Sr. Engineer) and experience is the determining factor with respect to entry level position.

Minimum Qualifications:
* Bachelor's Degree in engineering is required
* The successful candidate must have strong written and oral communications skills and the ability to lead and direct others.

Preferred Qualifications:
* Experience working with wind or solar power generation equipment and technologies

Interested candidates must apply online no later than the Removal Date.
We reserve the right to modify the application deadline or discontinue accepting applications for any position if deemed necessary.

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