Electric Field Planner A Trainee Acceptable (NYSEG 65435) Liberty NY in Liberty, NY at Avangrid

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

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    Liberty, NY
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Job Description

Publication date: 12.09.2018
REFERENCE: 5099574501

Business and Department

OCR: 65435
Electric Field Planner "A"
Location: Liberty NY
Job No: 200


Under directive supervision, performs electric field planning work required for the construction,
maintenance, retirement or renewal of overhead and underground transmission, distribution or street lighting
systems, substations and general plant; and prepares work order data as prescribed in Company manuals. Typical

1. Determines most economical adequate arrangement and location of electric facilities such as poles, guys,
conductors, services, street lights and transformers.
2. Locates such equipment as capacitors, sectionalizing devices and regulators with engineering
guidance. Prepares data for fuse coordination in accord with procedures and guide lines established by the
Electrical Engineering Department and Sections 1-18, 4-1 & 4-2 of the Distribution Construction Standards Manual.
3. Performs preliminary and center line surveys for distribution and transmission lines; prepares
construction sketches, contour and profile maps and related data in accord with procedures and
guide lines established by the Electrical Engineering Department.
4. Has contacts, for exchange of information with customers, contractors, municipalities, other utilities and the
general public.
5. May guide the work of lower rated employees assisting him.
6. May prepare one line diagrams, bills of material, cost estimates, permits and billing data, or provide sufficient
data for others to prepare them.
7. Investigates voltage conditions, may investigate customer complaints.
8. May obtain simple permissions and easements; makes joint telephone arrangements.
9. May participate in restoring service interrupted by storms.
10. May lay out gas distribution lines.
11. Gathers and assembles data for load balance studies.
12. Does other related or less skilled work as required.

Experience, Education and Special Information Required:

1. Must possess A.A.S degree in Electrical Technology or its equivalent as determined by an
appropriate test.
2. Must have had three years' combined experience as Electric Field Planner Trainee, "C" and "B".
3. Must have a thorough knowledge of electrical instruments, materials, equipment and apparatus as they apply to
this work; Company policies; joint facilities agreements, construction standards and accounting procedures; use of
surveying instruments; applicable codes and safety rules; and a general knowledge of the work of related
departments to permit coordination of effort.
4. Must have current New York State automobile operator's license.

Physical and Personal Qualifications:

1. Must meet the General Requirements for all employees as outlined in the Preamble to the Job
Specification Manual.

This opportunity will offer

AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of
41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified
individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination
against 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 to
employ 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 local
law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard to
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status,
veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status.

If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to
apply to positions, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources department
at 833-246-6347 or by emailing us at careers@avangrid.com.