Jim O’Connor

Power Practice Leader

A part of the GPD team since 2002, Jim O’Connor leads our Power practice. He is an experienced electrical engineer with practical knowledge of substation and industrial electrical systems. Jim has experience with system evaluation and design, power quality analysis and solutions, facilities installation, repair and renovation of high voltage substations, protective relaying, substation grounding analysis and design, control circuits, and AC and DC motors.

Jim leads a group of engineers, designers and draftsmen who specialize in the design of substations, transmission lines, distribution lines, alternative energy facilities and generator systems. He has led his team to successfully complete projects for city and local government clients, utility service companies, private industry and federal clients.

Jim received his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from The University of Akron.

If you want to talk all things electrical – distribution, generation or even guitars, you can contact Jim at 330.572.2296 or email him at joconnor@gpdgroup.com.