Duke Energy Electrician (Temporary - Florida Seasonal Worker Program) in Crystal River, Florida

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Position Summary

THIS POSITION IS FOR TEMPORARY WORK AND OUTAGE WORK.

Responsibilities

  • Performing Journeyman level duties in the installation, repair and maintenance of facility electrical support equipment, systems and components

  • Performing corrective and preventive maintenance tasks. Interprets design drawings and O&M Manuals in locating and diagnosing trouble in electrical equipment, components and systems. Replaces worn, damaged or failed equipment and components in support of facility operations

  • Demonstrating and conducting any required inspections/post-maintenance testing of systems, equipment and components as necessary to complete work packages and ensures systems equipment and components are returned to operational conditions

  • Maintains accountability of property, including tools and maintenance equipment

  • Performs Preventive Maintenance tasks, following pre-determined checklists in the performance of preventive maintenance

  • Understanding and utilizing a variety of hand tools, power tools, measurement and test equipment and Fluke multi meters in the performance of duties

  • Utilizing P&ID drawings, schematics and technical specifications in locating and diagnosing trouble in electrical/electronic equipment, and power systems

Basic/Required Qualifications

  • Minimum 2 years work experience in journeyman electrical position with one year in power plant or related industry

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to demonstrate an understanding of electrical theory and application

  • Ability to demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills

  • Formal Electrical training such as vocational-technical school, trade school, military or apprenticeship

  • Experience with single phase fractional HP motors to three phase fractional and larger motors through 300 HP switchgear troubleshooting and repairs

  • Experience with Industrial wiring, high voltage, panel wiring and motor controls

Specific Requirements

  • Must be able to climb and work in high spaces

  • Must be capable of working around rotating equipment and high pressure systems of power plants

  • Must be capable of working in confined spaces

  • Must be capable of wearing personal protective equipment

  • Must be able to perform all duties required for this position

  • Must be able to work safely around and with energized circuits

  • Must not be impaired by color-blindness

Travel Requirements

5-15%

Relocation Assistance Provided (as applicable)No

Represented/Union PositionMain IBEW Florida Union

Visa Sponsored PositionNo

Posting Expiration Date

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

All job postings expire at 12:01 AM on the posting expiration date.

Please note that in order to be considered for this position, you must possess all of the basic/required qualifications.

We are one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, supplying and delivering electricity to approximately 7.4 million U.S. customers. We have approximately 52,700 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest and Florida – and natural gas distribution services serving more than 1.5 million customers in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and the Carolinas. Our commercial and international businesses own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a portfolio of renewable energy assets.

Regardless of your skill set or specific interest, we're looking for the best and brightest talent in the industry. Our people make us great - and we're always looking for more. Find your career path today at Duke Energy, where it's more than a career - it's a chance to make a difference in people's lives.

Duke Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with the laws set forth in the Department of Labor EEO Poster and Supplement.