Posted on: March 18, 2023
Looking to POWER UP your career? Then come join a company that is helping usher in the next generation of Energy for our planet!
As a NETA certified Independent Electrical Testing & Engineering Organization, we set the standard for technical expertise and uncompromising safety within the Renewable Energy, Data Centers, and Industrial industries.
Job Purpose: A substation wireman performs routine maintenance and emergency repairs on circuit breakers, transformers, power cables, and other elements at a substation.
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.
As a wireman, your primary function is the termination of cables in the relay control panels, as well as any outdoor equipment (breakers, VT's, etc.). All necessary wiring supplies will be available, minus standard hand tools (screwdrivers, wire cutters, needle nose pliers, etc.). Supplied tools include crimpers, wire strippers and cable cutters. Instruction will be given on site as to proper wiring technique desired by the customer, as well as training on proper shield grounding of the control cable. An understanding of wiring diagrams is necessary, as this will be one of the primary means to determine cable location and termination sequence. Assistance in correcting factory wiring may be required, as well as re-wiring existing circuits during a cutover at brown field substations.
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:
Low Voltage, Medium Voltage, High Voltage - LV/MV/HV
Experience with the following test equipment:
CT ration & saturation
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
--- 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 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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