Iberdrola USA Substation Technical Apprentice (CMP 60195) Portland ME in United States

Company

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.

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.

Company: CMP - Central Maine Power

Department: Substation Operations - Portland

Job Title: SubStation Technical Apprentice

Reports to: Substation Operations

Location: Portland ME

REFERENCE: 5091409700

Publication date: 10.06.2018