Commissioning Engineer

Coordinate and oversee electrical testing and commissioning at utility substations in Centennial, CO, United States. Requires 5+ years experience, strong communication skills, and electrical engineering background.

Electric Power Systems
Electric Power Systems
Centennial, CO, United States  UTC-07:00   On-site   Full Time   501-1000   USD 45–70   More than 3 months ago

At Electric Power Systems, we specialize in electrical acceptance testing, commissioning, and maintenance testing for a wide range of clients including Utility, Generation, Renewables, Industrial, Transit, Data Centers, and Commercial Facilities throughout North America. We are committed to providing a culture of safety and technical expertise as a way of setting the standard of excellence in the power industry.

We care about our employees and offer a generous benefits package including:

  • Competitive pay
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid short term and long term disability
  • Medical, vision, and dental benefits
  • 401k
  • Health Savings Account
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job Purpose

The Commissioning Area Engineer is responsible for coordinating, work connected with the testing and/or commissioning of electrical distribution and transmission substations for utility clients.


  • Consult with clients to determine their needs and priorities.
  • Provide written procedures for switching, energization, isolation methods for testing and commissioning work.
  • Coordinate and oversee substation technicians, electricians and serve as project manager.
  • Serve as primary customer contact for specific projects.
  • Strong communication and written skills are required for procedure writing.
  • Professional presentation required in dealing with employees, clients and suppliers.
  • Prevent unnecessary outages while working in Brownfield Substations or on any type of energized equipment.


  • BS or 2 year degree in electrical engineering is a plus, along with experience in communicating with microprocessor type relays.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in electrical equipment testing and inspection, including high voltage applications.
  • Knowledge of testing, commissioning and maintenance of power equipment.
  • Excellent management and supervisory skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Superior Safety record.
  • Broad experience with wide variety of electrical apparatus used in power industry, including transformers, breakers and switchgear.
  • Experience in working in utility transmission substation is required.

EPS is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, disability, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), political affiliation, military service, national origin, age or any other characteristics protected by state or federal laws.

Voltyx does not work with individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies, and will not recognize claim to any unsolicited resumes or candidate information.

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About the role

Jan 08, 2024

Full Time


Jul 06, 2024


USD 45–70

Centennial, CO, United States

Mid-Senior level


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