Katie M. Erickson
July 2007 to Present –
Ridge & Associates, Inc.
Design Engineer. Design various aspects of loading rack terminal power
systems. Create one-line diagrams, wiring diagrams, and other electrical drawings.
Assist with obtaining material quotes, various permits, and other
aspects of terminal design as needed.
October 2006 to June 2007 –
Sawvel & Associates, Inc.
Consulting Engineer. Designed and implemented a generation dispatch
model using Visual Basic for Microsoft Excel. Developed testimony and
exhibits for a rate case. Prepared long term power supply plan studies
for municipal utilities.
Summers 2002 and 2003;
May 2004 to October 2006 –
Student, Associate Engineer, and Staff Engineer. Worked in the
Operating & Risk Assessment and Operation & Planning Engineering
groups. Wrote System Operating Procedure documents. Studied and
monitored daily transmission and sub-transmission equipment shutdowns.
Provided operational support for real-time operation of the electrical
system. Created computer programs to assist in power flow
calculations. Wrote test procedures for and performed Factory
Acceptance Testing of a SCADA system.