Paul Katsus - Electric Utility Service Professional

Service Consultant at CenterPoint Energy

Nationality

American

Work category

Engineering

Education

Bachelor/Degree

Paul Katsus possessed 25 years of experience working in the field of electrical utility generation,distribution & project management. To prepare for his career in the utility industry, Paul Katsus earned a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Management from Houston Baptist University in Texas. Paul Katsus designs electrical distribution facilities, both overhead and underground to meet the electrical needs of electrical consumers. Paul Katsus uses LdPro - an Utility Based Cadd program to design the most efficient and cost effective designs, In 1994, Paul Katsus accepted a position as Service Consultant for CenterPoint Energy, after sixteen years in the electrical generation division of the company. CenterPoint Energy is a leading company in electricity allocation and transmission serving an excess of 5 million customers throughout 6 states.

Paul Katsus's Professional Experience

1994 - Present

CenterPoint Energy - Service Consultant

Design overhead and underground electrical distribution systems for a major electrical utility. Use LDPRO, AUTOCAD, and AUTODESK to produce work request drawings. Prepare work orders (requests) material lists by using SAP and Maximo. Identify existing utility facilities by using SMALLWORLD GIS software and use the software to incorporate existing facilities into prepared work drawings. Calculate wire, transformer, fuse and pole sizes based on existing and new customer electrical loads. Determine easements needed and coordinate documents with Land Department.

Key Skills
AutoCAD Electrical GIS SAP

Paul Katsus's Education and Qualifications

1992

Bachelor/Degree - Management & Marketing

Houston Baptist University

Paul Katsus's Additional Information

Interests

Fishing, travel, soccer