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Technician - Meter Services (RGE 071747) Rochester, NY, US in Rochester, NY at Avangrid

Date Posted: 2/7/2019

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Publication date: 06.02.2019REFERENCE: 5109996701


Company: Rochester Gas & Electric Corporation (RGE)Department: Meter PPE & Calibration ServiceJob Title: Technician-Meter ServicesLocation: Rochester, NY, USCross Company Responsibility: YES

Business and DepartmentRGE-NY-West AvenueRochester,NY


Scope of Work — Main duties, settings, geography, reporting relationships, and other relationships:Maintains calibration and certification of all metering test equipment for compliance with the National Institute ofStandards and Technology (NIST). Provides repair, test and calibration services for various measurementinstruments, plus metering equipment and other specialized metering equipment.

Major Roles and Responsibilities (Scope of work - range of responsibilities):

Verifies testing on the labs calibration boards and field equipment to ensure calibration traceable to theN.I.S.T. Develops company policies and procedures to ensure uniform practice and regulatory compliance relatedto meter work methods.

Maintains, repairs, tests and calibrates all measurement instruments used by various departments company-wide.Tests, troubleshoots and repairs all and specialized electronic and analog instrumentation and equipment

Provides technical assistance and advice in the area of testing, calibration and repair of instrumentation andequipment as well as systems supporting the data for tracking the calibration procedures and history.Maintains an inventory of repair parts. Audits and maintains current certification records. Prepares requisitions.Provides input and updates for Procedure and Training Manuals.

Tests, inspects and maintains key Personal Protective Equipment such as Rubber Gloves, Sleeves, Blankets, andGrounds. Also cleans, inspects, and repairs field tools such as Hot Sticks and Load Busters. Duties includeupdating tracking records for OSHA compliance.


JOB REQUIREMENTS:EDUCATION: • Associates degree in Electrical/Electronic Technology or equivalent experience.SKILLS/ABILITIES: • 5-7 years of technical experience in the electricity field. • Thorough knowledge of standards, procedures, instructions, regulatory and training requirements related toCompany's Meter Lab.

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AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualifiedindividuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discriminationagainst all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action toemploy and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or locallaw. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard torace, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status,veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status.

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