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Cable Splicer 1/C, 2/C Acceptable (595) in Rochester, NY at Avangrid

Date Posted: 4/1/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Rochester, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    4/1/2019

Job Description

Location - Rochester NY

Rochester Gas & Electric (RG&E)

Rochester, NY

JOB TITLE: Cable Splicer 1/C 2/C Acceptable

DEPARTMENT: Construction and Maintenance

Overview

A Cable Splicer is committed to safety and safe work practices. These individuals are responsible to ensure the

safety of themselves, coworkers, the general public, and Company property. They know and apply the

fundamentals of electricity and are sensitive to the hazards involved in this discipline. They ensure the safety and

reliability of the underground electric system. They demonstrate the ability to competently and effectively perform

the duties of their job including the skills to perform the operation, maintenance, and construction of the

underground electric system. They work closely with others in a team environment including interaction with

employees, customers, agencies, and trade allies in the performance of their duties.

Responsibilities

1. Safely and effectively performs any and all work associated with the operation, maintenance and construction of

the underground electric system.

2. Must have had at least three years’ experience in underground electric construction and maintenance and/or

have completed a formal training program in underground electric construction and maintenance and/or the ability

to demonstrate these skills on an appropriate test.

3. Must be able to understand and diagnose problems related to the underground electric system and perform the

work to correct these problems.

4. Safely and effectively perform maintenance and construction on the overhead distribution and transmission and

distribution system as equipped.

Skills and Requirements

1. Have a satisfactory work record.

2. Execute the physical requirements to perform their job.

3. Pass job tests, obtain licenses and certificates, and computer skills applicable to the work performed.

4. Follow instructions and function in a team environment including effective interaction with supervisors,

coworkers, customers, agencies, and trade allies.

5. Respond to calls outside of regular hours in all types of weather and be available 24 hours a day and 7 days a

week to assist or respond to applicable emergency situations as able.

6. Comply with the rules of the Company, as applicable.

7. Ensure the safety of self, coworkers, the general public, and Company property.

8. Represent the Company in a professional manner.

9. Must have obtained a high school diploma or GED.

10. An Associate’s Degree is a pre-requisite for the following positions:

a. Relay Technician d. Substation Electrician

b. Chief Relay Technician e. Chief Substation Electrician

c. Service Technician

11. A completion certificate from an appropriate technical college, union training program, or military technical

training school or equivalent is a pre-requisite for the following positions:

a. Welder d. Construction Technician b. Fleet Technician e. Metal Technicians. Electrician

12. Must have a valid driver’s license and possess or have the ability to obtain a CDL or other certifications or

licenses required for the specific job.

13. Perform other less skilled or related work associated with their job classification.

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