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Apprentice Meterman (Local 125) - Yakima, WA #107634

Date: Aug 3, 2022

Location: YAKIMA, WA, US, 98901

Company: PacifiCorp

General Purpose

An Apprentice Meterman is an Employee who, depending upon his/her ability and training: does routine testing of residential meters; does instrument transformer and meter wiring in the shop; reads demand meters and changes charts and tapes; and performs any of the duties listed under Section 17.6.4 and under the supervision of a Meter Foreman, Journeyman Meterman or an Electrician.

Responsibilities

17.6.5 An APPRENTICE METERMAN is an employee who, depending upon his ability and training: (a) does routine testing of residential meters; (b) does instrument transformer and meter wiring in the shop; (c) reads demand meters and changes charts and tapes; and (d) performs any of the duties listed under Section 17.6.4 and under the supervision of a Meter Foreman, Journeyman Meterman or an Electrician. On a case by case basis, by location, the Union, Company and Meter Foreman will review the skill sets of the apprentice and allow the apprentice to perform work for which the parties agree the apprentice is qualified.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must have received a passing score of 7 or higher on the NJATC examination.
  • Candidate must pass all Apprentice Aptitude Tests.
  •  Valid Driver’s License with a safe driving record.
  • 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 Meterman require lifting in 42 lbs from floor to waist and waist to overhead, carrying in 42 lbs with one hand, and ladder climbing.  Job duties of the Meterman require awkward positions/postures including bending and twisting at the waist and neck while sitting and standing; reaching forward, to the side, across the body, and overhead; squatting and kneeling. 
  • Additional requirements of the Meterman position include forceful grip and pinch; manipulation of small objects; climbing stairs.

Additional Information

Req ID: 107634

Company Code: PacifiCorp 

Primary Location: YAKIMA, WA

Department: Rocky Mountain Power

Personnel Subarea: Local 125

Hiring Range: 40.90

 

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: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Yakima

Career Segment: Electrical, Electrician, Apprentice, Engineering, Entry Level