Project Engineer Electro Mechanical

Hitachi India Pvt Ltd

  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Project Engineer Electro Mechanical
Job Posted : Nov 17th, 2023

Job Description

Technical Project Engineering focuses on a range of engineering disciplines e.g. electrical, mechanical, chemical, civil, structural, automation and software engineering. The activities associated with project engineering include discipline engineering and design; planning, risk assessments; coordination of resources (personnel and equipment).


  • Preparation of PQS Plant Layout (Yard Arrangement – Layout & Plan, Electrical HV / EHV Clearance Check)
  • Preparation of Civil Task (Civil input) Drawings (Foundation, Conduit, Trench, and other civil Requirements)
  • Preparation of Civil Conceptual Design
  • Preparation of PQS Control Building Layout (Electrical Cubicles, Thyristors, Pump skid Arrangement)
  • Preparation of Cable Trench & Conduit Layout
  • Preparation of Grounding & Lightning Protection Calculations and Layouts
  • Preparation of Section Drawings / Erection Key Diagrams (Detailed Installation & Erection Drgs of PQS Plant)
  • Preparation of Detailed Steel Drawings (For Manufacturing / Procurement & Installation)
  • Preparation of Installation Drawings (Grounding Connections & Electrical Connections)
  • Preparation of Busbar system data, Ampacity, cantilever & Magnetic Field Calculations
  • Preparation of Civil Foundation Load Calculations (Load input to Civil Design)
  • Steel Design Calculations (Member Size, Foundation Bolt)
  • Heat & Ventilation System Data Preparation (Input to HVAC design)
  • Purchasing Steel, Al, Connectors etc.,
  • Review of Equipment Drgs (Reactor, Capacitor, SA, LA, CT, PT, CB, Isolator, WB / Insulator, Cubicle, Cooling Skid etc.,)
  • As Built Drawings
  • Review of Tender / Bidding Specification
  • SVC / SC Plant Modelling in 3D Environment by Revit

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Education:  BE in Electrical Engineering
  • 5+ Years (min 2 years in Air insulated Substation or Power Quality Solution – PQS (former– FACTS) (Flexible AC Transmission System) or HVDC Design Experience.
  • Strong Experience in Sub-Station Design / PQS (former– FACTS) or HVDC Plant Design. (Mainly Primary Design – Layout Engineering & Co-ordination with other Design concerns)
  • Preparation / Review of Layout Engineering deliverables (Primary Design Deliverables of Layout (Plan & Section), Elec. Clearance Diagrams, Mag. Field Clearances, Erection Key Diagrams, Cable Trench & Conduit layout, Grounding & Lightning Protection, Civil Task (civil input) drawings, Typical Installation Documents)
  • Preparation / Review of Design Calculations (Busbar (Flexible & Tube) Sizing, Short circuit force, Cantilever Strength, Insulation Co-Ordination / BIL, Sag-Tension, Spacer / Critical Span, Grounding, Lightning Protection, Static & Dynamic Load input to Civil Design)
  • Preparation / Review Technical Specification, Technical Data Sheets, Vendor Drawings / Data sheets.
  • Vendor Evaluation (Technical) for Switchyard Components and Procurement Engineering.


  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

Company Overview:-

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.