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Lead Substation Engineer - Physical Design

Posted: 05/02/2024

Looking for a familia?


LUZCO Technologies, LLC is looking for a spirited candidate to join our passionate, ever-growing team. LUZCO is an award-winning Energy & Utilities Consulting Firm, offering project management services, engineering design services, and transmission and distribution engineering services.


You're more than an employee. You're a familia member. As a member of the familia, we make sure this is more than just a job.


  • Benefits: Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401k match, paid time off, free monthly massages.
  • Schedule: Work-life balance is key. Flexible working hours are offered, we just ask that everyone is in the office from 9am-3pm. Make your schedule work for you. Paid Time Off and Holidays included.
  • Diversity: We value diversity and the perspectives of all people. We group together a variety of professions with broad expertise to create unique ways to approach the same problem.
  • Professional Growth Opportunities: Tuition Reimbursement for both traditional schooling and certifications. Work closely with industry professionals to develop career goals and action plans.
  • Philanthropy: Give back to the community. We offer a set amount of paid time off each year for our employees to get out into their communities and give back.
  • Work Environment: Relaxed atmosphere, weekly staff meetings with lunches provided, fully stocked kitchen with snacks, coffee, and treats, dog friendly office, Fun Fridays (a weekly get-together, come hang out in our game room, refreshments provided!)


Sound like a familia you're ready to join? Here's the details on what we are looking for in this position:


Essential Responsibilities:

  • Project scoping and site walkdowns.
  • Project design estimate and proposal preparation.
  • Working with client on Business Development
  • Occasional QA/QC checking of design packages with one-lines, Conduit Schedules, BOM, Layouts, relay panel arrangements, Existing Steel drawings, and cable lists for high voltage (32.4-500kV) substations.
  • Technical support on Substation P&C and Physical design answering questions of Junior engineers.
  • Substation packages includes but not limited to BKR upgrades, Bus protection, Transformer Replacement and Protection, RTU Upgrades, Line and Bus work, Fiber Upgrades, Feeder Breaker Replacement etc.
  • Prepare/create engineering and construction estimate documents for the installation of new, or modifications to existing substations, including: bill of materials, yard layouts, plans and section views, and electrical details.
  • Good understanding of substation ground grid, rigid and strain bus, and raceway designs.
  • Good understanding for creation/modify technical specifications for major substation equipment, such as: power transformers, power circuit breakers and control house.
  • Answer questions of engineering, construction, testing and commissioning support of projects.
  • Perform basic calculations, such as: voltage drop, CT burden and saturation, lighting and short circuit.
  • Travel to various substations required.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent degree preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in utility industry or ability to perform QA/QC on Substation projects.
  • Avangrid utility experience is a plus but not mandatory.
  • Knowledge of relevant codes and standards, such as: NEC, NESC, IEEE, NEMA and ANSI strongly preferred.
  • P.E license required. Can waive this requirement with experience.


Join our team. We're all familia here.

Interested applicants may email their resume to Colleen at

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