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Substation Electrician Foreman
Summary
Title:Substation Electrician Foreman
ID:10416
Subsidiary:Empire District (A Liberty Utilities Company)
Department:Operations & Maintenance
Location:Ozark, MO
Country:United States
Zip/Postal Code:65721
Description

Liberty Utilities (formerly Empire Electric District Company) is a subsidiary of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp, a $10+ billion North American diversified generation, transmission and distribution utility. The distribution group provides rate regulated water, electricity and natural gas utility services to over 750,000+ customers in the United States. The transmission group invests in rate regulated electric transmission and natural gas pipeline systems in the United States and Canada. 

Our vision is to be the utility company most admired by customers, communities and investors for our people, passion and performance.

Mandate:
Be proficient in all aspects of substation work in the Substation Operations Department for the purpose of providing safe and reliable construction, maintenance and operations of substations, line switching and voltage control equipment.  Be able to operate test and maintain transformers, reclosers, breakers, batteries and manually and electronically controlled gang operated switches.  Position will be required to assist in the training, construction, operation, testing and maintenance of substation equipment.


Job Functions:

  • Be proficient in all aspects of substation, testing, maintenance and construction activities necessary to maintain a reliable electric system such as transformers, breakers, pole top reclosers, regulators and regulator controls, capacitor and capacitor controls, battery and battery chargers as well as other devices and controls associated with substations.
  • Be proficient in maintaining and performing inspection and maintenance procedures on Transmission & Distribution line switching devices, voltage regulators, pole top reclosers, electronic controlled capacitor devices and substation equipment.
  • Be proficient in scheduled substation Visual and Operational inspections assuring any abnormalities are corrected for reliability of equipment performance.  Perform thermographic inspections and reporting.  Perform update, and maintain test and work procedures as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be a Journeyman Substation Electrician.
  • Associates Degree in Electrical Technology or company approved educational equivalent such as Northwest Lineman College Substation Certificate and and two or more years of Substation work experience.
  • Ability to work on all tools associated with substation maintenance and construction.
  • Must have or be able to obtain a Class A CDL Driver's License with Tanker and Hazmat Endorsements
  • Ensure all work activities are performed in accordance with Company, State and Federal regulations and guidelines.
  • Perform duties and establish relationships in accordance with the Company's Core Principles.
  • Ability to operate computer software programs such as MS Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Must be available to work overtime when needed and/or during times of system emergencies.
  • Must live within the Ozark, MO response area (30 minutes response time to the Ozark Service Center)
  • Must be at least 21 years of age or older.

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We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to building a diverse workforce as it values the knowledge, diversity and performance of our employees to make us a great company.​ Our Company strives to provide equal opportunity to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. As part of our commitment, we work to ensure our application process is accessible to all candidates. If you require special assistance or accommodation during the hiring process, please notify the HR Representative.

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