Substation Technician

  • Electric Power Systems
  • Denver, Colorado
  • Oct 18, 2018
Engineering

Job Description



Job ID 2018-1608
Denver, CO
Category Substation Technician

Overview

Electric Power Systems is a NETA Certified, Independent Electrical Testing & Engineering Organization. We specialize in commissioning, start up, and maintenance testing for Utility, Industrial, Transit, Data Centers, and Commercial Facilities. At Electric Power Systems, we are committed to promoting a culture of safety within our organization and along side all of our clients. Our dedication to providing safe and reliable services has made us a trusted industry leader since 1977.

EPS is one of the fastest growing companies in our industry. Apply today and be a part of a team that provides an exceptional level of service and talent.

Responsibilities

  • High / Medium / Low voltage testing of electrical power equipment.
  • Consult manuals, schematics, wiring diagrams and engineering personnel in order to troubleshoot and solve equipment problems and determine optimum equipment functioning.
  • Prepare and maintain reports detailing all tests, repairs, and maintenance performed.
  • Troubleshoot, repair, replace and clean equipment and components in a substation.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of hands on experience High, Medium and Low voltage testing of electrical power equipment.
  • Low Voltage 480v - 600 Volts
  • Medium Voltage 4160v-13800 Volts OR 12470 Medium Voltage
  • High Voltage 69kv - 750kV

Knowledge of the following equipment:
  • Circuit Breakers, LV/MV/HV
  • Transformers
  • Switchgear
  • Motors
  • PT's
  • CCVT's

Experience with the following test equipment:

  • Power Factor
  • Ductor
  • Megger
  • CT ration & saturation
  • Hi-Pot
  • Highly motivated self-starter with desire to learn
  • NETA certified a plus, but not required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Bachelors or Associates Degree in Electrical/Electronic technology, or Military experience preferred but not required.


Qualifications

  • Able to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
  • Complete a satisfactory criminal background check.
  • Able to work overtime and travel out of town for periods of time.
  • Able to climb ladders, stand for extended periods, able to lift 70 lbs.
  • Must have a valid driver's license and currently have and be able to maintain a good driving record.


EPS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

PM18

PI104938798