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SubStation Technical Apprentice (CMP 610) North Augusta, ME, US in Augusta, ME at Avangrid

Date Posted: 4/1/2019

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Job Description

Job Information

JOB #: 610

POSITION: SubStation Technical Apprentice

NUMBER OF OPEN POSITIONS: 1

LOCATION: CMP-ME-North Augusta Serv Cntr

Responsibilities

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.

Skills and 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.

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