Pike Corporation Apparatus Diagnostic Technician in Danville, Virginia

Position Summary: Under minimal supervision the Apparatus Diagnostic Technician installs, maintains, tests, adjusts, troubleshoots and repairs apparatus in electrical substations which includes, but is not limited to instrument transformers, circuit breakers, transformers, regulators, capacitors, reactors, disconnect switches and all associated equipment.This position is similar to an ANSI/NETA ETT-2000 Level 2 Technician with strong emphasis on apparatus and diagnostic testing.

Essential Functions: •Perform maintenance activities on substation equipment containing mineral oil or SF6 gas.
•Perform testing on substation equipment such as power factor testing, transformer turns ratio testing, current transformer ratio and saturation testing, insulation testing and other analytical tests as assigned. •Comply with all company safety rules and procedures. •Responsible for tools, test equipment and vehicles. •Develop advanced skills and the ability to work independently.

Other Requirements: • 2 years training at a technical school (Associate degree in Electrical, Computer or Math) or demonstrated aptitude for this type of work • 2-4 years related work experience • Experience in diagnostic testing and analysis of test results • Experience reading electrical one-line, schematic and wiring diagrams • Experience with various substation apparatus and test equipment • Good analytical and problem solving skills • Exercises good communication, negotiation, organizational and time management skills • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record • Ability and willingness to work out of town • Ability to adapt to changing technology • Ability to work outside in an electrical substation environment, exposure to heat and cold, climbing stairs and ladders, lifting up to 50 pounds and working in elevated areas

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to fingers, handle to feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions at construction job sites. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud. This position is performed in outside weather conditions. Competencies: • Self-Motivated • Work independently • Team-Oriented • Customer Oriented • Able to manage multiple tasks and provide leadership to other team members.

Desired Qualifications • Ability to manage multiple projects with changing priorities

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as requested to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled Pike Electric, LLC is a Non-union Company

Job: *Substation

Organization: *Pike Corporation, Inc.

Title: Apparatus Diagnostic Technician

Location: Virginia-Danville

Requisition ID: 170000MK