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Journeyman Substation - (Local 57) - Ogden, UT - #105302

Date: Nov 15, 2021

Location: OGDEN, UT, US, 84401

Company: PacifiCorp

General Purpose

PacifiCorp currently has an opportunity for a Substation Journeyman. Journeyman Substation Wireman has a working knowledge of substation equipment, apparatus, and wiring

Responsibilities

  • Install, maintain, test, adjust, troubleshoot and repair substation equipment which includes, but is not limited to transformers, regulators, load tap changers, circuit breakers, circuit switchers, motor-operated and manual switches, bus work, wiring, battery banks and chargers, and substation structures.
  • Operate substation equipment, including switching and grounding.
  • Perform testing on substation apparatus such as power factor, transformer turns ratio, megger, ductor, battery load testing, oil sampling, and other analytical tests as assigned.
  • Consistently maintains and provides a safe working environment, following safety rules and practices, encouraging safe work behaviors, actively maintaining and accident-free work place.
  • Physical requirements may include working in confined spaces and in elevated work areas such as heights from ladders, structures, scaffolds, buckets and boom trucks.
  • May work independently or with others, occasionally work long hours during emergency conditions, and be responsible for tools, test equipment, and vehicles

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Must be a substation journeyman or a journeyman presently enrolled in the substation journeyman training program in good standing
  • Must have a Class A Commercial Driver's License.
  • Must complete the substation journeyman training program.
  • This position requires a post-offer, pre-placement physical capacity screening, conducted by a licensed physical therapist, to assure the candidate meets the physical demands of the job. The screening will assess only the identified physical demands of the job being applied for.
  • Physical Demands:    The job duties of Lineman require lifting in excess of 75 lbs from floor to waist and waist to overhead, carrying in excess of 75 lbs with both hands, and pushing and pulling in excess of 100 lbs of exertional force. Job duties of the Lineman require sustained, awkward positions/postures including bending and twisting at the waist and neck; reaching forward, to the side, across the body and overhead. Additional requirements of the Lineman position include forceful grip and pinch; manipulation of small objects; balancing on one or both legs during dynamic activities; manipulation of large objects during activities requiring balance and sustained awkward postures

Additional Information

Req Id: 105302 

Company Code:  PacifiCorp

Primary Location:  Ogden, UT

Department: Rocky Mountain Power

Schedule:  Full-time

Personnel Subarea:  Non-Exempt

Hiring Range: 48.09

 

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.

At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.  

It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening.


Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City
Nearest Secondary Market: Ogden

Career Segment: Electrical, Engineering