Substation Technical Apprentice (CMP 60195) Portland ME in Portland, OR at Avangrid

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

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Job Description

Publication date: 10.06.2018
REFERENCE: 5091409700

Company
Company: CMP - Central Maine Power
Department: Substation Operations - Portland
Job Title: SubStation Technical Apprentice
Location: Portland ME
Reports to: Substation Operations

Business and Department
CMP-ME-Portland Serv Building
Portland,ME

Description
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE CLASSIFICATION:

•Assist in the installation, repair and testing of all types of electrical and /or mechanical apparatus, including
transformers, regulators, control equipment, relays, and other substations equipment, and to a limited extent, line
and protective relaying equipment.
•Works under supervision on or adjacent to, energized equipment in accordance with the safety standards.
•Obtains a general knowledge of substation equipment and works with the tools, equipment and instrument of the
trade.
•Learns to prepare such records as may be necessary and becomes familiar with switching procedures and
operation of substation equipment.
•Must be able to work from elevated structures.
•Must feel comfortable working within allowable working clearances of energized equipment.
•Can perform limited duties without immediate supervision.
•Lift material / equipment weighing up to 75 pounds.
•Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements
REQUIREMENTS OF THE APPLICANT:

•Must become familiar with the Company's operating standards, policies, safety instructions, regulations and
directives pertaining to the assignments.
•Must be able to perform assigned duties in accordance with established maintenance and operating procedures in

a safe and timely manner.
•Must have a 2-year associate's degree in the electrical/electronics field or passed the ETQ exam.
•Must hold a valid Maine driver's license and be able to qualify and hold any other permits or licenses required.
•Must hold or be able to obtain a Class B license.
•Must work in a manner that does not jeopardize the safety of themselves or others.
•Must reside within 45 minutes of reporting location.
•Must maintain telephone and provide Company with telephone number.
•Must be able to work extended hours as required.
•Must have the ability to work in a team environment.
•Must be able to work in inclement weather conditions.
•Must be able to perform all the essential functions of the classification.
•Must be able and willing to respond to emergency call out situations.

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.