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LG&E and KU Energy Craft-Worker Intern I - Substation Technician in Louisville, Kentucky

7092BR

Job Description:

  • Perform maintenance activities as required to maintain, repair, inspect, install, rebuild, construct, and troubleshoot various substation equipment.

  • Learn OSHA and company safety rules, procedures, and practices.

  • Learn the proper use of hand tools, power tools, hoist, drill presses, grinders, and other tools and equipment pertaining to the work.

  • Assist employees in carrying out work assignments.

  • Clean equipment undergoing repairs, handle and move material, supplies and equipment in connection with the work and work area.

  • Be able to learn to make and read simple drawings and sketches.

  • Prepare and take the Edison Electrical Institute (EEI) CAST test measuring job responsive aptitude, ability to retain knowledge, and problem solving skills.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.

Requisition ID:

7092BR

State:

Kentucky

Physical Effort:

Must be able to lift 70 lbs. from the ground to the height of 30 inches on a daily basis and 50 lbs. from waist level to chest on a daily basis; Typical equipment/materials that must be lifted includes but is not limited to tools, materials, lifting bars, valves; Able to climb up and down stairs and vertical ladders unassisted on an hourly basis.

Work Conditions:

Mix of field and shop work. Includes exposure to the elements (heat, cold, rain, wind etc.). Work may include heights (ladders, platforms, stairs, etc.) and proximity to high-voltage electricity.

Required Education & Experience:

Must be currently enrolled and pursuing a degree in a technical field. Applicable degree fields include Engineering and Electronics Technology, Industrial Maintenance, Advanced Automation & Robotics Technology, or a related field.

Minimum 2.50 GPA.

Address:

4664 Jennings Lane

City:

Louisville

Job Function:

Intern/Coop

Position Purpose:

This is an intern level position. Intern will gain practical, hands-on experience in the utility industry under close supervision. This position will provide challenging assignments, networking opportunities, and a chance to learn from experienced energy industry professionals.

City:

Louisville

External Title:

Craft-Worker Intern I - Substation Technician

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