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The Power Systems Control Designer becomes responsible for Electrical Control System Design. This includes providing schematics and submittals for new and upgraded existing switchgear & generator control systems. This applicant is required to learn AutoCAD and PLC & HMI programming & design as well as becoming competent in applying & programming Woodward and other Generator control devices.


Overseeing an integrated electrical controls project from start-to-finish including:
- Working with the Sales Engineer to help define & budget a desired project

- Developing submittal drawings as required for the project

- Working & coordinating with outside switchgear vendors (General Electric, Square D, DVM, etc.) as required

- Providing schematics for the exact design of the controls, basically all wiring on the secondarys of the PTs, CPTs, PTs, breaker secondary contacts, relays, generator control devices, power supplies, PLCs, networking & communications, annunciation, control switches, etc.

- Set up & write the PLC control & redundancy logic, HMI graphics and pages as required to accomplish the desired operations

- Become familiar with and apply & program Woodward Generator control devices. Interface to the PLC as required

- Become familiar with and apply & program SEL, GE, Schneider, Bender or Basler protective relay devices and interface to the PLC as required

- Oversee the assembly of the control system

- Write the specific sequence of operations, factory & field test scripts

- Participate in site & construction coordination meetings as required

- Run the factory witness test

- Ongoing service as required

- Assist in closing documentation requirements

- Field check, test, startup, commissioning, and training as required

Work in a safe manner. Follows DVL safety policies, OSHA standard safety practices, and customer site safety requirements
Provide supervision to ensure that when working at customer locations, safety procedures and practices are understood and followed by associates and sub-contractors

Several years working experience relating to the responsibilities of the job including working with generators. This experience can be with a major Switchgear Manufacturer or Assembler, Generator Dealer or Distributor, PLC or Controls Manufacturer or Control Systems provider.
A general understanding of electrical generation, distribution, & control systems as well as the control devices commonly utilized with them.
Understanding of and experience with the National Electric Code
Knowledge of NFPA 70E & OSHA electrical safety regulations
Proficient with Microsoft office suite

Technical Knowledge
Organizational Skills
Interpersonal Skills
Customer Service
The pay range is $75,000.00 - $95,000 based on relevant experience plus $13,500/year car allowance, biannual bonus, laptop, and iPhone.

Our Company takes innovation in our industry very seriously, and theres nothing like the feeling of being revolutionary. What we like most, though, is making things happen getting results in creative ways. We know this kind of approach takes top candidates, so we offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package including:


Fully Company funded Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)(Yep, that's right! Why be an employee when you can also be an owner?!)

401(k) Retirement Program and Company Match

Medical & Prescription Drug


Voluntary Vision

15 Paid Time Off days, Volunteer Paid Time Off and 10 Holidays per calendar year

FREE Short & Long-Term Disability

FREE Basic Life/AD&D

Voluntary Supplemental Life insurance

Flexible Spending Accounts (Health Care and Dependent Care)

Employee Assistance Program

Health Advocate

Tuition Reimbursement


SAFETY: The safety of our associates, customers, and partners is part of the DVL culture and a Core Value.

CARING: We care about the success of our customers, our partners, our associates, and our company.

COLLABORATION: Working with the team to achieve the best outcome, which is critical to our success.

CREATIVITY: Being creative with ideas to improve the way we do things.

INTEGRITY: We are not afraid to do the right thing.

PROFESSIONALISM: Professional behavior is a cornerstone of our business.

DVL Group, Inc.

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