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Mechanic 1/C (NYSEG 67670) Ithaca NY US in Ithaca, NY at Avangrid

Date Posted: 2/12/2019

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Publication date: 11.02.2019REFERENCE: 5103450705

Business and DepartmentNYSEG-NY-Ithaca Service CenterIthaca,NY

Description

Position: Mechanic 1/CBusiness Unit: GENSRV Fleet Services -Ithaca NetworkOCR# 67670Job Location: Ithaca, NY

Duties:

1. Under directive supervision does the most complicated construction and maintenance work on energizedconductors, structures and equipment.2. Must be able to make all types of polyphase transformer installations; do phasing and phase rotation onpolyphase circuits; do distribution and transmission switching and sectionalizing when required; trace and cleargrounds and opens on series circuits.3. May be required to install instrument transformers; install, remove, connect or disconnect electric and/or gasmeters and services.4. Performs other related and less skilled work as directed, including operation of transportation equipment.5. Directs work of other Linemen or Groundmen assisting him.

Experience, Education and Special Information Required:

1. Should have had at least three years' experience as Second-Class Lineman or its equivalent, as evidenced by anappropriate test.2. Able to perform routine operations of moderate complexity and variety based on detailed instructions. Equivalentto about two years of high school.3. Good working knowledge of Company's line practices and standards.4. Good working knowledge of the layout and characteristics of the distribution and transmission lines in the area towhich he is assigned.5. Must have working knowledge of electrical fundamentals as related to transmission and distribution constructionand maintenance.6. Must be familiar with Company's Safety Rules, approved methods of resuscitation on or off the ground, and ableto render practical First Aid.7. Must be able to qualify for automobile operator's license.

Physical Qualifications:1. Normal health, physique and use of senses as indicated by passing the required physicalexamination given by a Company physician, including color perception.2. Strength and endurance adequate for arduous labor in all kinds of outdoor weather conditions.

Additional Qualifications:

1. Must be willing to work irregular and/or extra hours as required.2. Must be willing to work under unusual or special working conditions and surroundings, as well as the normalworking conditions pertaining to this job.3. Must be particularly alert in observing hazards and avoiding accidents.

This opportunity will offer

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.

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