Electric Power Systems

  • Relay Technician

    Job ID
    Location : Metro Area
    San Diego, CA
    Relay Technician
  • Overview

    Electric Power Systems (EPS) 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 alongside 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.


    EPS offers 32 Locations Nationwide:  Relocation assistance available for this position. 


    • Perform installation, commissioning, testing and maintenance of protective relaying equipment.
    • Perform function testing of substation control circuits on relay panel, transformers & circuit breaker change-outs.
    • Perform end-to-end relay testing using Doble ProTest software or Protection Suite.
    • Develop written standard commissioning, testing and maintenance procedures for protective relaying.


    • 5+ years of hands on experience installing, maintaining, testing & repairing protective relays on high voltage substations.
    • Calibrate & perform functional tests on both electromechanical and micro-processor based protective relays for high voltage substations.
    • Experience installing, maintaining, testing, & repairing circuit breakers, transformers, switchgear, and similar equipment.
    • Capable of trouble shooting distribution and transmission controls circuits
    • Knowledge of Doble ProTest or Protection Suite desired, not required.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


    Additional Requirements:
    • 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.


    Electric Power Systems offers competitive pay and benefits, as well as many opportunities for technical training/ growth and advancement. We also offer both long-term and shorter (project-based) assignments in many locations as well as full time employment.

    Come join the Leader in Electrical Testing!



    EPS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.




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