Electric Power Systems

Substation Technician

Job ID
2020-2340
Location : Metro Area
Kansas City, MO
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. 

 

Job Purpose: 

The Electrical Test Technician (Substation Technician) is a Field Technician who will Inspects, tests, and maintains substation electrical equipment, such as circuit breakers and transformers: Inspects and tests equipment to detect malfunctioning and determine resistance and load, using various test equipment.

 

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

Requirements:  

  • 3+ years of hands on experience High, Medium and Low voltage testing of electrical power equipment.  
  • 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.

 

Knowledge of the following equipment:

 

  • Circuit Breakers,
  • Low Voltage, Medium Voltage, High Voltage | 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.

 

EPS in an equal opportunity employer. Our organization does not discriminate based on race, creed, color, veteran status, sex, religion, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. We are an E-Verify, Drug and Tobacco-Free Workplace.

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