Position administers and conducts transmission and (I) distribution substation maintenance activities in a defined geographic region in the state. Initiate and plan scheduled outages, equipment replacement, mobile substation installations, etc. Develop and maintain close working relationship with Member Systems. Coordination and scheduling of contract maintenance personnel. Performs apparatus acceptance testing at transmission and (I) distribution substations. Includes operation of the Doble M4000 Power Factor Test set, Vanguard Breaker Analyzer, etc. thorough knowledge of all aspects transmission of (I) distiribution substation maintenance and operation is required.
(I) Assist in the maintenance of equipment at transmission substations. Ability to troubleshoot and repair problems with distribution substation class equipment and apparatus.
(II) Ability to troubleshoot and repair problems with transformers, circuit breakers, and other apparatus.
Education: Associate Degree in Engineering Technology.
Experience: (I) 4 years, (II) 6 years in substation maintenance, construction inspection, testing or operations.
Equivalent Experience: (I) 6 years, (II) 8 years direct experience with increasing responsibility.
Specialized Skills (e.g., typing, computer, software, tools and equipment uses, etc.): Typing, computers, software, tools and equipment uses, etc.. Physically capable of climbing and heavy lifting. Extensive travel. Some computer knowledge would be helpful.
Must be able to pass a NERC CIP personnel risk assessment screening.