Electrical Engineer, PSO

Temporary Contract Work at TVA

Start Date: May 1, 2019

Duration:  6 to 12 months

Location: Chattanooga Office Complex

TVA Organization: Power System Operations

Pay: $31 to $39 per hour, depending on experience 

Work Schedule:  8:00 to 4:45, Monday through Friday

To apply, email your resume to:  gro.IVByMnull@ybriksj

Job Duties

  • Using prescribed methods, performs specific and portions of a broader assignment of an experienced electrical engineer.
  • Applies standard electrical engineering practices, techniques and calculations in specific situations, adjusts and correlates data, recognizes deviations in results, and follows operations through a series of related detailed steps or processes.
  • Work performed will be in the areas of real-time systems used to economically manage, operate, control, and monitor tva’s generation facilities, transmission facilities, and bulk power marketing efforts.
  • This is the basic level for professional work. Performs assignments designed to develop professional knowledge and abilities, requiring application of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria in carrying out a sequence of related engineering tasks.
  • Limited exercise of judgment is required on details of work and in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives.


  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering (power system concentration desirable), or equivalent related engineering degree, from an accredited curriculum, plus appropriate continuing education. 
  • Engineer In Training Certificate desirable.

Please Note
You must be a TVA retiree or former employee to perform contract work through BVI.
In addition, you must be in compliance with TVA’s Contractor Return Restrictions.