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Electrical Field Technician - Dynamic Testing Service Company

Livermore, CA · Construction/Facilities
Electrical Field Technician – Dynamic Testing Services Company
Work for a dynamic power system testing company. With a great leadership team, incredible employee appreciation and undeniable career opportunity – look what we have to offer you!
 
COMPANY PROFILE:
  • California’s Preeminent Power Systems Testing Service Company, providing technical and engineering services that will promote the safe, reliable and efficient use of electrical.
  • Well Established in 1975 Power Systems Testing Company Supporting California Statewide Clients.
 
FEATURES AND BENEFITS:
  • Health & Welfare benefits – Kaiser or Anthem policies available.
  • Vision and Dental Insurance.
  • Life insurance of $50,000.
  • Long term disability insurance
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Nine paid holiday days
  • 2 weeks of paid vacation
  • 48 hours sick days upon hire
 
THE ROLE YOU WILL PLAY:
Inspect, test and troubleshoot moderately complex electrical systems and associated apparatus. Operate all types of test instruments and have some experience in the operation and coordination of electrical systems. This position requires limited supervision.


Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Perform all aspects of testing and maintenance of electrical power distribution systems.
  • Perform inspection, testing and troubleshooting on switchgear and switchboards assemblies, transformers, cables, switches, circuit breakers, protective relays, instrument transformers (current and voltage), metering devices, regulating apparatus, grounding and ground-fault protection systems, rotating machinery (motors and generators), motor starters, motor control centers, direct-current systems (batteries and chargers), surge arresters, capacitors, reactors, outdoor bus structures, and automatic transfer switches.
  • Perform system function tests.
  • Perform troubleshooting using diagnostic test instruments (e.g. multimeters, power quality analyzers).
  • Perform start-up services on electrical systems up through the 230 kV class (500 kV class a plus)
  • Accurately process project documentation and write complete, detailed field service reports using a computer.
  • Maintain strong client relationships.
 
 
BACKGROUND PROFILE:
 
  • Familiar with electrical power systems and/or power systems testing
  • Exposure to most types of switchgear testing through the 230 kV class (500 kV class is a plus).
  • Working knowledge and theoretical understanding of electrical power systems, and good aptitude for problem evaluation.
  • Ideally have attended an Electrical Technical School or Military equivalent and five years minimum same or similar work experience. OR High school education or equivalent and work experience.
  • A Plus: Passed the NETA (National Electrical Testing Association) exam or the NICET Electrical Power Testing exam.
  • Excellent communication and computer skills.
  • Able to pass a background check (Clean record, good credit, etc.).
  • Clean driving record and a valid CA Driver’s License.

Military Candidates with a background (ie. Prime Power, Navy Nuke, Various Military Electricians, etc.)
 
Great position for Military Veterans, Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard, National Guard and Reservists
 
 


 
The Patriot Group, Inc. (TPGI)
www.thepatriotsgrp.com
Info@thepatriotsgrp.com
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